Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Hamlisch Documentary- WHAT HE DID FOR LOVE's NYC Premiere
The new documentary Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love is the American Masters series' Season 27 finale, premiering nationally Friday, December 27, 2013, 9-10:30 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) and available on DVD January 14, 2014 via PBS Distribution. The film had its New York City premiere last night, and attendees included: Quincy Jones, David Zippel, Annaleigh Ashford, Baayork Lee & more. BroadwayWorld was there for the special night and you can check out photos below!
With exclusive access to Marvin Hamlisch's (June 2, 1944 - Aug. 6, 2012) personal archival treasure trove, candid interviews with A-list collaborators from music, stage and screen, and complete cooperation from his family, American Masters takes a deeply personal look at one of the greatest artists of our time. "The Way We Were," "Nobody Does It Better," A Chorus Line -- Marvin Hamlisch's hit streak was staggering. By age 31 he had won four Grammys, an Emmy, three Oscars, a Tony and a Pulitzer Prize -- making him one of only 2 PEGOT winners ever.
New interviews include wife Terre Blair Hamlisch, Barbra Streisand,Steven Soderbergh, Carly Simon, Quincy Jones, Christopher Walken, Sir Tim Rice,Joe Torre Allen, John Lithgow, Lucie Arnaz,Ann-Margret, Sir Howard Stringer, Kelli O'Hara, Brian D'Arcy James, Idina Menzel, Melissa Manchester, songwriter Carole Bayer Sager, and many others. 90 minutes. Trailer & more:pbs.org/americanmasters
Photo Credit: Jennifer Broski
Terre Blair Hamlisch
Terre Blair Hamlisch and the Hamlisch family
Susan Lacy, Dori Berinstein