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Henry Winkler returns to Broadway to play a porn star

Former "Happy Days" star Henry Winkler is returning to Broadway for the first time in 12 years -- as a porn star.

The veteran actor, best known for playing Fonzie on the '70s hit show "Happy Days," has signed on to portray an aging adult star in the David West Read comedy "The Performers."

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Evan Cabnet will direct the show, about life in the porn industry, which will open on Nov. 14 at the Longacre Theater in New York. Cheyenne Jackson will also star.

It will be 66-year-old Winkler's first appearance on Broadway since starring in Neil Simon's "The Dinner Party" in 2000.

Jul 29, 2012 5:59PM

Whatever make him feel like the actor he is.Having given millions of people.laughter,He might want to try a little darker side which I can say probably will be a very good experiece to his persona ,.But the persona will evolve into othes parts


Jul 29, 2012 6:46PM
<3 him no matter what he does!  He is a WONDERFUL human being!!!
Jul 29, 2012 5:46PM
Like Fonzie would say, "ehhhhhhhhhh, sit on it"
Jul 29, 2012 9:54PM
Jul 30, 2012 10:01AM
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