True Blood’s new grand daddy to Sookie, Gary Cole attended the opening celebration of The Geffen Playhouse and its production of Tracy Letts’ Superior Donuts, on Wednesday, June 8. Randall Arney has directed the production and Gary stars in the play.
The cast of Superior Donuts with director Randall Arney and Geffen Producing Director Gil Cates (© Jordan Strauss Photography)
The play centers on the unlikely friendship that develops between the owner of a family-run donut shop in a decaying Chicago neighborhood and a young man who starts working in the store.
The cast stars Gary Cole (Arthur Przybyszewski) and Edi Gathegi (Franco Wicks), along with Brian Abraham (Kiril Ivakin), Ron Bottitta (Max Tarasov), Paul Dillon (Luther Flynn), Mary Beth Fisher (Officer Randy Osteen), Damon Gupton (Officer James Bailey), Kathryn Joosten (Lady Boyle), and Matt McTighe (Kevin Magee).
Below are photos of Gary and Edi Gathegi of “Superior Donuts” as they give out donuts in celebration of National Donut Day at The Geffen Playhouse on June 3, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.