John Cameron Mitchell on ‘Hedwig’: ‘I Have More Rage Than I Thought I Did at This Age’
Fans of “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” were ecstatic when John Cameron Mitchell announced he’d be returning to play the role he originated at the Jane Theater back in 1998. Since “Hedwig’s” debut, the movie version of the play has become a cult hit, garnering millions of fans world-wide. With Neil Patrick Harris playing Hedwig, the current Broadway production became a smash success, filling seats and winning big at the Tonys. After Harris’s exit, actors Andrew Rannells and Michael C. Hall took on the central role.