David Tennant and Macbeth Nominated In 2024 Olivier Awards

David Tennant has been nominated in the Best Actor category in the 2024 Olivier Awards for his performance as Macbeth at the Donmar Warehouse. 

The full shortlist for the Best Actor category is:

Joseph Fiennes for Dear England at the National Theatre – Olivier and Prince Edward theatre
Mark Gatiss for The Motive and the Cue at the National Theatre – Lyttelton and Noël Coward theatre
James Norton for A Little Life at the Harold Pinter theatre & Savoy theatre
Andrew Scott for Vanya at the Duke of York’s theatre
David Tennant for Macbeth at the Donmar Warehouse

The play itself is also nominated for Best Revival and Gareth Fry is nominated for the Best Sound Design. 

The full shortlist for Best Revival is:

The Effect by Lucy Prebble at the National Theatre – Lyttelton
Macbeth by William Shakespeare at the Donmar Warehouse
Shirley Valentine by Willy Russell at the Duke of York’s theatre
Vanya by Anton Chekhov, adapted by Simon Stephens at the Duke of York’s theatre

The annual awards ceremony takes place on 14 April at the Royal Albert Hall and will be hosted by Hannah Waddingham.