The Play is a 2018 jukebox musical romantic-comedy drama film starring Christine Baranski and Steve Buscemi.


Spinster Ingrid Czechowski-Mortimer is a cynically depressed lawyer who gets daydreams about her whole life as a musical. When she meets John Montgomery, a divorced playwright, they make a play about a depressed woman who thinks her life as a musical.


  • Christine Baranski as Ingrid Mortimer
    • Dianna Agron as Young Ingrid
  • Steve Buscemi as John Montgomery
  • Oona Laurence as Sally Montgomery, John's daughter
  • Allison Janney as Natalie Baxter, Ingrid's best friend
  • Ryan Reynolds as Dave
  • Marque Richardson as Lenny, a playwright who is planning to ruin Ingrid and John's play
  • Neil Patrick Harris as David Anderson, Ingrid's officemate and best friend
  • John Turturro as Nathan Van Dyke, an alcoholic comedian who befriends John and Ingrid.
  • TBA

Musical Numbers

  • Together In Electric Dreams - Ingrid, Manhattan townspeople


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