TV NEWS COVERAGE


Bill Paxton Passes Away Age 61 Following Complications from Surgery Bill Paxton Passes Away Age 61 Following Complications from Surgery
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2017

NBC New York is reporting that actor Bill Paxton (TWISTER, TITANIC) has passed away following complications from surgery. He was 61.... (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda & Trio of Broadway Stars Preview IN THE HEIGHTS Tune at Hollywood Pre-Oscar Event Lin-Manuel Miranda & Trio of Broadway Stars Preview IN THE HEIGHTS Tune at Hollywood Pre-Oscar Event
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2017

Page Six reports that the smash hit star has been enjoying pre-Oscar events in Hollywood... (more...)
BWW Feature: Building FENCES - A Journey From Stage To Screen and the Legacy of August Wilson BWW Feature: Building FENCES - A Journey From Stage To Screen and the Legacy of August Wilson
by Jeffrey Walker - February 26, 2017

From the Broadway stage to the Pulitzer Prize, back to Broadway, and now as a film adaptation with four Oscar nominations, FENCES has riveted audiences for more than 30 years. The film, directed by and starring Denzel Washington, is nominated for Best Picture, with Washington and Viola Davis nomina... (more...)
Playwright David Ives Set for Next Episode of THEATER TALK on Thirteen Playwright David Ives Set for Next Episode of THEATER TALK on Thirteen
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2017

On this week's THEATER TALK, writer David Ives, whose new play The Liar is now at NYC's Classic Stage Company through Feb. 26, proves to be a fascinating conversationalist... (more...)
Scoop: NCIS: LOS ANGELES on CBS - Sunday, February 26, 2017 Scoop: NCIS: LOS ANGELES on CBS - Sunday, February 26, 2017
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2017

Get all the scoop on NCIS: LOS ANGELES, airing on CBS on Sunday, February 26, 2017!... (more...)
NBC Universo's THE RIVERAS Returns with 10 New Episodes Beginning 2/26 NBC Universo's THE RIVERAS Returns with 10 New Episodes Beginning 2/26
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2017

NBC UNIVERSO, the modern entertainment and sports cable channel for Latinos and the fastest growing cable network, announced today the mid-season premiere of its hit celeb-reality, THE RIVERAS... (more...)
AL ROJO VIVO CON MARIA CELESTE to Present 'Melania Trump, La Primera Dama' 2/26 AL ROJO VIVO CON MARIA CELESTE to Present 'Melania Trump, La Primera Dama' 2/26
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2017

AL ROJO VIVO CON MARÍA CELESTE presents “Melania Trump, La Primera Dama,” this Sunday, February 26 at 6PM/5C on Telemundo.... (more...)
Universo's HIt Celeb-Reality THE RIVERAS Returns 2/26 Universo's HIt Celeb-Reality THE RIVERAS Returns 2/26
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2017

UNIVERSO, the fastest Spanish-language entertainment cable network in the U.S. will premiere new episodes of its hit celeb-reality, THE RIVERAS, this Sunday, February 26th at 10pm/9C.... (more...)
Anthony Anderson to Host First-Ever Live Post OSCARS Special on ABC, 2/26 Anthony Anderson to Host First-Ever Live Post OSCARS Special on ABC, 2/26
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2017

ABC announced today it will broadcast an Oscars® After Party, live, immediately following the 89th Oscars on SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26. LIVE FROM HOLLYWOOD: THE AFTER PARTY is a one-hour special hosted by “black-ish” star Anthony Anderson.... (more...)
Scoop: 60 MINUTES on CBS - Sunday, February 26, 2017 Scoop: 60 MINUTES on CBS - Sunday, February 26, 2017
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2017

Get all the scoop on 60 MINUTES, airing on CBS on Sunday, February 26, 2017!... (more...)
E! Announces LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET Coverage for Oscar Sunday E! Announces LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET Coverage for Oscar Sunday
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2017

As the A-list stars join together to celebrate the biggest films of the year, the E! team will be on-hand to bring the most extensive, multi-platform coverage of the high-profile event starting with 'Countdown to the Red Carpet: The 2017 Academy Awards.'... (more...)
A PLASTIC OCEAN Wins Sedona International Film Festival Director's Choice for Best Doc A PLASTIC OCEAN Wins Sedona International Film Festival Director's Choice for Best Doc
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2017

The Festival, which features more than 160 films selected from more than 1,200 entries, will end Sunday, Feb. 26. The Festival's overall winners will be announced at the Awards Brunch Sunday morning.... (more...)
BWW Profile: Oscar-Nominated Michelle Williams Of MANCHESTER BY THE SEA Makes Her Mark in Independent Film BWW Profile: Oscar-Nominated Michelle Williams Of MANCHESTER BY THE SEA Makes Her Mark in Independent Film
by Jeffrey Walker - February 25, 2017

From BAYWATCH to BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN and beyond, actress Michelle Williams is making her mark in film. Nominated for Best Supporting Actress for a role with relatively little screen-time in MANCHESTER BY THE SEA. As Randi Chandler, wife of protagonist Lee Chandler - played by Casey Affleck - she was ... (more...)
Study of Women in Film Shows a Significant Increase in Female Protagonists Study of Women in Film Shows a Significant Increase in Female Protagonists
by Julie Musbach - February 25, 2017

According to the Hollywood Reporter, 2016 reported a record number of female protagonists in film. 29% of all leading roles in the top 100 domestic grossing films were female, which is an increase of 7% since 2015. Male characters, major and minor, are still dominant on screen. ... (more...)
VIDEO: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Cast & Creatives Talk Show's Inspiring Themes on NBC News VIDEO: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Cast & Creatives Talk Show's Inspiring Themes on NBC News
by TV News Desk - February 25, 2017

The cast and creative team of the new Broadway musical DEAR EVAN HANSEN were featured on last night's NBC Nightly News.... (more...)
Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 2/27 - 3/3 on NBC Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 2/27 - 3/3 on NBC
by TV Scoop - February 25, 2017

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 2/27 - 3/3, airing on NBC... (more...)
Scoop: REIGN  on THE CW - Friday, March 17, 2017 Scoop: REIGN on THE CW - Friday, March 17, 2017
by - February 25, 2017

Get all the scoop on REIGN , airing on THE CW on Friday, March 17, 2017!... (more...)
Scoop: THE ORIGINALS - Season Premiere on THE CW - Friday, March 17, 2017 Scoop: THE ORIGINALS - Season Premiere on THE CW - Friday, March 17, 2017
by - February 25, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE ORIGINALS - Season Premiere, airing on THE CW on Friday, March 17, 2017!... (more...)
Scoop: MODERN FAMILY on ABC - Wednesday, March 8, 2017 Scoop: MODERN FAMILY on ABC - Wednesday, March 8, 2017
by - February 25, 2017

Get all the scoop on MODERN FAMILY, airing on ABC on Wednesday, March 8, 2017!... (more...)
Scoop: JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE 2/27 - 3/3 on ABC Scoop: JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE 2/27 - 3/3 on ABC
by TV Scoop - February 25, 2017

Get all the scoop on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE 2/27 - 3/3, airing on ABC... (more...)
Scoop: LIVE WITH KELLY 2/27 - 3/3 Scoop: LIVE WITH KELLY 2/27 - 3/3
by TV Scoop - February 25, 2017

Get all the scoop on LIVE WITH KELLY 2/27 - 3/3, airing on NBC on Friday, February 3, 2017!... (more...)
Meryl Streep, Matt Damon & More Among Final Slate of OSCAR Presenters Meryl Streep, Matt Damon & More Among Final Slate of OSCAR Presenters
by TV News Desk - February 25, 2017

Oscar® producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd announced the final slate of presenters for the 89th Oscars® telecast.... (more...)
BWW Profile: LION Oscar-Nominated Stage and Screen Star, Nicole Kidman BWW Profile: LION Oscar-Nominated Stage and Screen Star, Nicole Kidman
by Rachel Crawford - February 25, 2017

Nicole Kidman is a veteran in the entertainment industry, becoming a household name and garnering attention and awards for over 30 years of acting. This year, she is nominated for Best Supporting Actress for her character Sue Brierley in LION, which has received five other Oscar nominations. This ye... (more...)
Season 15 of TLC's Hit Series SAY YES TO THE DRESS Premieres Today Season 15 of TLC's Hit Series SAY YES TO THE DRESS Premieres Today
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2017

A decade ago, TLC brought weddings to life with SAY YES TO THE DRESS, and the Kleinfeld crew is still bringing brides the best dresses in the business, making this milestone moment bigger and better than ever.... (more...)
Scoop: NCIS: LOS ANGELES on CBS - Today, February 25, 2017 Scoop: NCIS: LOS ANGELES on CBS - Today, February 25, 2017
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2017

Get all the scoop on NCIS: LOS ANGELES, airing on CBS today, February 25, 2017!... (more...)