Mary-Louise Parker Heading Back to Broadway This Fall in "Heisenberg"

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Mary-Louise Parker, known for her role on Weeds and in films including Fried Green Tomatoes, is headed back to Broadway this fall in Heisenberg, what Variety describes as a Broadway transfer of an off-Broadway play.

Playing the role of a woman whose unexpected relationship with a considerably older man (she is 33 to his 75) leads to an uncertain future, Mary-Louise Parker--joined by Denis Arndt--is reprising her role she first played in the play's world premiere last year.

Parker isn't new to Broadway. She won a Tony Award in 2001 for her role in Proof. She also appeared on Broadway in Hedda Gabler, The Snow Geese, and Reckless.

Mary-Louise Parker--at 51--has run the gamut of captivating roles in film, on TV, and on the stage. She most recently played the role of Raymond "Red" Reddington's (played by James Spader) ex-wife Naomi Hyland on the hit NBC show The Blacklist for four episodes.

If you're a Mary-Louise Parker fan, you're likely not surprised she's headed back to Broadway. Her diverse talent traverses many realms in the acting world--each of which she has perfected.

If you're not familiar with the actress, check out Fried Green Tomatoes for an early look at the actress. Follow up with The Blacklist for black and white views of her abilities. You won't be disappointed.

There's been no word yet on the exact opening date for Mary-Louise Parker in Heisenberg.

Kimberly Ripley
Kimberly Ripley is a freelance writer and published author from Portsmouth, New Hampshire. A wife, mom of five and 'Nana' to Lilly and Aiden, she loves cooking for her big family and watching HGTV in her spare time. Kim is guilty of starting way more home design projects than she can finish. Visit her at Twitter and Facebook.