John Cameron Mitchell

John Cameron Mitchell

Appears on: Blackstar Symphony: The Music of David Bowie with Special Guest Artist John Cameron Mitchell

John Cameron Mitchell co-created the rock musical Hedwig and the Angry Inch for which he won two Tony Awards, Best Director at Sundance, a Golden Globe nomination and a review from David Bowie: “John, you got it right.” He directed the films Shortbus (2006), Rabbit Hole (2010, Oscar nom for Nicole Kidman) and Neil Gaiman’s How to Talk to Girls at Parties (2017). On TV he’s appeared in Girls, Shrill, The Good Fight, Netflix’s The Sandman, Apple’s upcoming City on Fire, and as Tiger King’s Joe Exotic in Peacock Channel’s Joe Vs Carole. His musical podcast series Anthem: Homunculus stars Glenn Close, Cynthia Erivo, Patti LuPone and Laurie Anderson and he’s released a solo album called New American Dream Pts.1&2. He’s presently touring a new concert Cassette Roulette with Amber Martin, as well as developing a scripted podcast series Cancellation Island and a musical TV series with Linda Perry called The Disciples.