He appeared in the Broadway musical Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark as the character of Peter Parker/Spider-Man.He also played Dorian Gray in the Showtime series Penny Dreadful. His great uncle was Academy Award-winning actor Art Carney. The band opened for Arcade Fire and U2 in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada on July 30 on the final date of the U2 360° Tour.The production, which has taken six years to create, was supposed to open in February this year, before producers struggled to raise the vast investment required to put on such a complicated show.Rehearsal schedules then fell behind, before Kevin Aubin, one of the actors, broke both his wrists after being sent flying across the stage in a slingshot-style stunt.
"We had seen where the audience wasn't with us or maybe was, and we were trying to re-arrange so that things were in better places, where our audience was asking for it." Carney misses some elements of the original script, but is optimistic about the show's future.
pushed back its opening night to June 15 in order to make changes to the production and missed the eligibility cut-off date for this year’s awards.
Reeve Jefferson Carney (born April 18, 1983) is an American singer-songwriter and actor.
Actors in Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark, which cost an estimated million (£42 million) to make, were left suspended from the theatre ceiling, while sections of scenery fell down, according to early reviews.
In the most notable incident, Reeve Carney, playing Spider-Man, had to be pulled down by his feet after becoming stuck hanging over the audience following a dramatic scene with Jennifer Damiano, who plays the heroine Mary-Jane Parker.