Francois Battiste

Personal Information
Broadway: Prelude to a Kiss (Roundabout). Off Broadway: The Good Negro (The Public Theater, 2009 Lucille Lortel Nomination), Regional credits include: Broke-ology (Williamstown), Quiver and Twitch (NYS&F), productions at Dallas Theatre Center; Sundance Theater Lab, Chicago Shakespeare, The Goodman, Victory Gardens, Famous Door, Illinois Shakespeare Festival, and Lookingglass Theatre. Film: One Week, 51/50, Blood in the Sand. Upcoming: 10 Things To Do Before I Die (Second Stage) and Broke- ology (Lincoln Center Theater). Education: B.S. Illinois State University. Training: British American Drama Academy, The Juilliard School.
Award Production Function
1 NOMINATED 2023 AUDELCO Award, Lead Actor in a Play A Raisin in the Sun Actor
2 NOMINATED 2016 AUDELCO Award, Supporting Actor Head of Passes Actor
3 NOMINATED 2010 AUDELCO Award, Supporting Actor Broke-ology Actor
4 NOMINATED 2009 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Featured Actor The Good Negro Actor
5 WON 2009 Obie Award, Performance The Good Negro Actor