Jake Gyllenhaal and Other Stars Come out to See Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy in the Opening of Skylight

April 3, 2015 5:40 PM

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Jake Gyllenhaal and Other Stars Come out to See Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy in the Opening of Skylight

A crowd swelled on Forty-fifth Street, spilling down Eighth Avenue as the doors of the John Golden Theatre opened last night for the Broadway premiere of David Hare’s Skylight. On the heels of a sold-out London run, the production and its dazzling leads, Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy, were welcomed by an enthusiastic audience. Jake Gyllenhaal, Baz Luhrmann, Mamie Gummer, and Grace Gummer found their seats, and a proud Marcus Mumford arrived in support of his wife, the evening’s star.

“Opening nights are nerve-racking!” said Mulligan, demure with backswept hair and a Costume National suit, in a suite at the Bowery Hotel after the performance. “Everyone comes to see it. All your mates are getting tickets. I discourage people, I find it so stressful.” Yet Mulligan soared as the pla...

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