Straithairn joining ‘Beauty’

Actor replacing Slezak for show's final week

David Straithairn (“Good Night, and Good Luck”) will step into Off Broadway show “Beauty on the Vine,” replacing the departing Victor Slezak in the Epic Theater Center production.

Straithairn has worked with Epic before, starring Off Broadway in “Hannah and Martin” in 2004.

Plastic-surgery themed “Vine,” which also starring Olivia Wilde and Barbara Garrick, follows the investigation of a conservative radio host’s murder. Straithairn will play the murder victim’s father for the show’s final week, May 29-June 3.

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