Michael McKean to join Bryan Cranston

NEW YORK – The Broadway-bound play about President Lyndon B. Johnson starring Bryan Cranston has named its Martin Luther King Jr. and its J. Edgar Hoover.

Producers of “All the Way” said Tuesday that Michael McKean will play the former FBI director and Brandon J. Dirden will portray the civil rights icon when Robert Schenkkan’s play makes it to the Neil Simon Theatre early next year.