Lucky Guy is the final play by Nora Ephron, the prolific American playwright, novelist, screenwriter, essayist, journalist, director, producer, and blogger. Best known for projects such as Sleepless in Seattle, Silkwood, When Harry Met Sally, Michael, You've Got Mail, Julie & Julia, and the off-Broadway hit Love, Loss and What I Wore, Ephron was nominated for several awards, including 3 Oscars.
Lucky Guy profiles real-life journalist Mike McAlary, who rose to fame with his sensational stories for the New York Daily News. Uncovering horrors like staggering police corruption and violence, McAlary achieved great success before he losing battle with colon cancer in 1998. Get your Lucky Guy tickets to see his thrilling story and the last great play by the talented Nora Ephron.Plot Synopsis:
Mike McAlary is a hard-hitting reporter for the New York Daily News who tackles stories like New York's police corruption and a libel suit that almost destroys his career. He has ups and downs in his career until he covers the Abner Louima case, exposing an incident of police torture, and wins a Pulitzer Prize before his tragic, untimely death.Creative Team: Playwright Nora Ephron Lucky Guy News: April 1, 2013 Following previews from March 1, Lucky Guy opens on Broadway!