The Old Man’ Actor Bill Heck 

At Second Stage Theater, Bill Heck will replace Patrick J. Adams in the second run of the Tony-winning play Take Me Out. Heck has been in The

Old Man and The Leftovers. Heck was named to replace Adams on Thursday, along with the news that the rest of the original cast, including stars Jesse Williams and Jesse

Tyler Ferguson, would also be back. That includes Julian Cihi, Hiram Delgado, Brandon J. Dirden, Carl Lundstedt, Ken Marks, Michael

Oberholtzer, Eduardo Ramos, and Tyler Lansing Weaks. The production will have four understudies: Michael Castillejos, Lance Takeshi,

Stephen Wattrus, and Tim Wright. 
Heck will play Kippy, the shortstop for the made-up Major League Baseball team, the Empires. He is a friend of Williams's character, Darren

Lemming, who plays the team's star centre fielder and is openly gay and black. Kippy also tells the story of the show. Heck has been in a

number of movies, TV shows, and plays, such as Locke & Key on Netflix, Ray Donovan on Showtime, and The Ballad of Buster Scruggs by the