Thesp joins prize-winning play

Ron Eldard (“Blind Justice”) will star opposite Eileen Atkins in John Patrick Shanley’s Tony-winning “Doubt.” Eldard takes over from Brian F. O’Byrne on Jan. 10, the same day Atkins assumes the role currently played by Cherry Jones.

Adriane Lenox, who won a Tony for her work in the production (as did Jones), will remain in “Doubt.” Audi-tions for a replacement for the show’s fourth cast member, Heather Golden-hersh, are upcoming.

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