Christopher Walken News

Date of Birth: March 31, 1943 (74)
Birth Place: Queens, NY, USA
Gender: Male
Chris Daughtry, Sway & More to Host T-MOBILE MAGENTA CARPET LIVE AT THE BBMAS Pre-ShowChris Daughtry, Sway & More to Host T-MOBILE MAGENTA CARPET LIVE AT THE BBMAS Pre-Show
by TV News Desk - May 12, 2017

dick clark productions announced today the hosts of the T-MOBILE MAGENTA CARPET LIVE AT THE BBMAS the official pre-show for the “2017 Billboard Music Awards.” (more...)

Breaking: Stars from GREAT COMET, ANASTASIA, MISS SAIGON & More Earn 2017 Theatre World Awards!Breaking: Stars from GREAT COMET, ANASTASIA, MISS SAIGON & More Earn 2017 Theatre World Awards!
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

The Theatre World Awards Board of Directors (Dale Badway, President), and The Dorothy Loudon Foundation (Lionel Larner, Executive Director), have announced the 2017 Theatre World Award Honorees for Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance, the 9th Annual Dorothy Loudon Award Honoree for Excellence in the Theater and the 5th Annual John Willis Award Honoree for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre who will be celebrated at the 73rd Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony on Monday evening, June 5, 2017 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at The Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street), current home of The Great Comet, recipient of 12 Tony Award nominations including Best Musical. (more...)

BENNY & JOON Musical, Anna Ziegler's THE WANDERERS and More Slated for The Old Globe's 2017-18 SeasonBENNY & JOON Musical, Anna Ziegler's THE WANDERERS and More Slated for The Old Globe's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

The Old Globe today announced its 2017-2018 Season, which will kick off with the world premiere musical Benny & Joon, with book by Kirsten Guenther, music by Nolan Gasser, and lyrics by Mindi Dickstein. (more...)

To Be Continued...  Examining the History of the Broadway SequelTo Be Continued... Examining the History of the Broadway Sequel
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 27, 2017

'CATS 2: GRIZABELLA'S REVENGE'?, 'STILL WAITING FOR GODOT: THE SEQUEL'? Unlike successful films, which often spawn prequels, sequels and beyond, It's not often that you see a 'Part II' attached to the title of a cherished theatrical work. But that's not to say it never happens! (more...)

HURLYBURLY Approaches Opening at Q44HURLYBURLY Approaches Opening at Q44
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2017

Set against a back-drop of an LA apartment, 80's cocaine culture, cruelty and deceit, four Hollywood players try desperately to find meaning and connection. (more...)

Half Moon Theatre to Wrap Season with John Cariani's New Dark Comedy CUL-DE-SACHalf Moon Theatre to Wrap Season with John Cariani's New Dark Comedy CUL-DE-SAC
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2017

Three suburban couples desperately trying to lead perfectly happy lives are at the heart of cul-de-sac by John Cariani which opens Saturday, April 29 at Half Moon Theatre. (more...)

Judy Kuhn, Rebecca Luker and Marin Mazzie Sign on for the New York Pops' 34th Birthday GalaJudy Kuhn, Rebecca Luker and Marin Mazzie Sign on for the New York Pops' 34th Birthday Gala
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

As previously announced, on Monday, May 1, 2017, The New York Pops will celebrate its 34th birthday with a grand gala evening honoring Karen van Bergen, the CEO of Omnicom Public Relations Group, and Tony Award winners Kelli O'Hara and Bartlett Sher, whose collaborations over the last decade have won universal acclaim and whose individual careers represent pinnacles of achievement in the world of theatre. (more...)

Freddie Jackson's New Album is Sending Out Love SignalsFreddie Jackson's New Album is Sending Out Love Signals
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

For urban contemporary listeners and music critics alike; there is no doubt which R&B artists deserve a place among the greatest of all time. (more...)

The Colony Theatre Announces James Arnold Taylor Benefit PerformanceThe Colony Theatre Announces James Arnold Taylor Benefit Performance
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Voice-Over Star James Arnold Taylor will perform his show, 'Talking to Myself,' for one night only to benefit the Colony Theatre on Thursday, April 20th. (more...)

Broderick, James, Pasquale & More Among Additional Guests Announced for NY POPS GalaBroderick, James, Pasquale & More Among Additional Guests Announced for NY POPS Gala
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

On Monday, May 1, 2017, The New York Pops will celebrate its 34th birthday with a grand gala evening honoring Karen van Bergen, the CEO of Omnicom Public Relations Group, and Tony Award winners Kelli O'Hara and Bartlett Sher, whose collaborations over the last decade have won universal acclaim and whose individual careers represent pinnacles of achievement in the world of theatre. The concert will celebrate the multiyear partnership between the actress and stage director and will bring together artists from the stage and screen. (more...)

James Franco to Narrate Stephen King's THE DEAD ZONE, Available For First Time as AudiobookJames Franco to Narrate Stephen King's THE DEAD ZONE, Available For First Time as Audiobook
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

Academy Award nominee James Franco will narrate the audio edition of THE DEAD ZONE by bestselling author Stephen King. Simon & Schuster Audio will publish the King classic, which has never been available as an audiobook, on April 25 th, 2017. (more...)

Rob Schneider Returns to his Roots Performing His New Stand-Up Live at The Ridgefield Playhouse on TodayRob Schneider Returns to his Roots Performing His New Stand-Up Live at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2017

Saturday Night Live alumni and star of feature films Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, The Hot Chick, The Benchwarmers, and much more, Rob Schneider returns to his roots performing his new stand-up LIVE at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Today, March 10 at 8pm as part of the Barts Tree Service Comedy Series.  From his TV debut on David Letterman to his appearance on HBO's "13th Annual Young Comedians Special" to being hired as a writer on Saturday Night Live, Rob Schneider quickly became an on-air regular and fan favorite. He created characters that people around the country imitated and adored, including the "Copy Machine Guy," the "Orgasm Guy," and the "Put Your Weed In There Guy." Schneider performed memorable sketches with Charlton Heston, John Malkovich, Macaulay Culkin, Christopher Walken, Jeff Goldblum, Joe Pesci and others.  As part of theSaturday Night Live writing staff, Schneider was nominated for three Emmys and won a Peabody Award.  Make it a great night out with dinner and a show.  Visit Gallo (5 Grove Street, Ridgefield) and enjoy a free glass of wine with your entree when tickets a presented.  Rob Schneider is partially underwritten by Nutmeg Livery & Bruce Bennett Nissan and the media sponsor is 99.1PLR. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Connecticut - Week of 3/05/2017Now Playing Onstage in Connecticut - Week of 3/05/2017
by BWW - Mar 5, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/05/2017 for Connecticut (more...)

Oz Productions to Present HURLYBURLY at the Players' RingOz Productions to Present HURLYBURLY at the Players' Ring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

Oz Productions presents David Rabe's HURLYBURLY at The Players' Ring, 105 Marcy Street, Portsmouth, NH from March 10th to the 26th.   Showtimes are Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm and Sundays at 3pm.    (more...)

SKELETON CREW, EVERY BRILLIANT THING, FOLK and More Set for Chester Theatre Company's 2017 SeasonSKELETON CREW, EVERY BRILLIANT THING, FOLK and More Set for Chester Theatre Company's 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

Producing Artistic Director Daniel Elihu Kramer has announced Chester Theatre Company's 2017 Summer Season, which will feature an American Premiere, two New England Premieres, and the return of actor Joel Ripka in a one-man performance. And, in a first for CTC, the second half of the season will be staged in the round. (more...)

Ophelia's Jump Theatre presents A BEHANDING IN SPOKANEOphelia's Jump Theatre presents A BEHANDING IN SPOKANE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

Ophelia's Jump Productions announces the second production of their fifth season with A Behanding in Spokane, a 2010 black comedy written by the award-winning Irish playwright Martin McDonagh. Due to a scheduling conflict with their recent location, this production will be performed in an industrial space located at 2114 Porterfield Way in Upland, located next door to LAST NAME BREWING. (more...)

Peter Filichia to Return as Host of 2017 Theatre World Awards This JunePeter Filichia to Return as Host of 2017 Theatre World Awards This June
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

Save the Date! The Theatre World Awards Board of Directors have announced the date for the 73rd Annual TheatreWorld Awards Ceremony set for Monday evening, June 5, 2017. (more...)

Inside the February/March Issue of AARP The MagazineInside the February/March Issue of AARP The Magazine
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

(more...)

Rob Schneider Returns to his Roots Performing His New Stand-Up Live at The Ridgefield Playhouse on 3/10Rob Schneider Returns to his Roots Performing His New Stand-Up Live at The Ridgefield Playhouse on 3/10
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Saturday Night Live alumni and star of feature films Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, The Hot Chick, The Benchwarmers, and much more, Rob Schneider returns to his roots performing his new stand-up LIVE at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Friday, March 10 at 8pm as part of the Barts Tree Service Comedy Series.  From his TV debut on David Letterman to his appearance on HBO's "13th Annual Young Comedians Special" to being hired as a writer on Saturday Night Live, Rob Schneider quickly became an on-air regular and fan favorite. He created characters that people around the country imitated and adored, including the "Copy Machine Guy," the "Orgasm Guy," and the "Put Your Weed In There Guy." Schneider performed memorable sketches with Charlton Heston, John Malkovich, Macaulay Culkin, Christopher Walken, Jeff Goldblum, Joe Pesci and others.  As part of theSaturday Night Live writing staff, Schneider was nominated for three Emmys and won a Peabody Award.  Make it a great night out with dinner and a show.  Visit Gallo (5 Grove Street, Ridgefield) and enjoy a free glass of wine with your entree when tickets a presented.  Rob Schneider is partially underwritten by Nutmeg Livery & Bruce Bennett Nissan and the media sponsor is 99.1PLR. (more...)

Robert Wisdom and Q'orianka Kilcher Join Cast of TNT's THE ALIENISTRobert Wisdom and Q'orianka Kilcher Join Cast of TNT's THE ALIENIST
by TV News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Robert Wisdom (The Wire) and Q'orianka Kilcher (The New World) are set to star in TNT's THE ALIENIST, the eagerly anticipated series based on the Anthony Award-winning, New York Times bestseller by Caleb Carr. (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 58