Elle McLemore News

Gender: Female
TV Land Orders Pilot Script Based on Cult Comedy HEATHERSTV Land Orders Pilot Script Based on Cult Comedy HEATHERS
by TV News Desk - Mar 16, 2016

TV Land has ordered a pilot script for HEATHERS, an anthology dark comedy series based on the cult film. (more...)

BWW Review: GREASE: LIVE Reinvents What a Live TV Musical Can/Should Be!BWW Review: GREASE: LIVE Reinvents What a Live TV Musical Can/Should Be!
by Matt Tamanini - Jan 31, 2016

Leave it to the network that reinvented television with AMERICAN IDOL and created SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE, one of the most artistically significant shows in recent memory, to figure out the proper balance in merging musical theatre and live television. FOX's GREASE: LIVE learned from three years of live, middling musicals on NBC (the satisfying WIZ LIVE! notwithstanding) and produced the best, most thrilling live TV musical in half a century. (more...)

BWW Exclusive Scoops! 10 More Reasons to Tune Into GREASE: LIVE - Straight from the Studio Audience!BWW Exclusive Scoops! 10 More Reasons to Tune Into GREASE: LIVE - Straight from the Studio Audience!
by Maeve Riley - Jan 31, 2016

We're bringing you and and all things GREASE: LIVE today! Be sure to tune in at 7/6c on FOX! (more...)

A Video Refresher of the GREASE: LIVE Cast's Theatrical RootsA Video Refresher of the GREASE: LIVE Cast's Theatrical Roots
by Matt Tamanini - Jan 31, 2016

Like all theatre fans, we here at BroadwayWorld are excited to the max for Fox's broadcast of GREASE: LIVE tonight. Following in the footsteps of NBC's THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE!, PETER PAN LIVE!, and THE WIZ LIVE!, Marc Platt and Thomas Kail have filled their cast with stars of both stage and screen. While not every T-Bird, Pink Lady, and denizen of Rydell High has Broadway credits on their resume, nearly all of them have some sort of theatrical related experience under their belts. (more...)

A Wap Bam Boom! Watch GREASE: LIVE Tonight with BroadwayWorldA Wap Bam Boom! Watch GREASE: LIVE Tonight with BroadwayWorld
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2016

GREASE is the word, because later tonight (8pm EST) FOX will transport us back to Rydell High with its highly anticipated GREASE: LIVE. There's just hours left to break out your poodle skirt and leather jacket for the broadcast, and we want you to be prepared for all things GREASE before Jessie J sings her opening notes. (more...)

Photo Flash: They Go Together! Inside GREASE: LIVE Rehearsals with Aaron Tveit, Julianne Hough, Vanessa Hudgens, and MorePhoto Flash: They Go Together! Inside GREASE: LIVE Rehearsals with Aaron Tveit, Julianne Hough, Vanessa Hudgens, and More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2016

With just over 24 hours before the big day, take a trip onto the soundstage with Aaron Tveit, Julianne Hough, Vanessa Hudgens, Keke Palmer, Carly Rae Jepsen, and the cast of GREASE as they finish up their preparation. (more...)

BroadwayWorld's 'Some Like it Pop' Podcast Chats ANGIE TRIBECA, Oscar Noms, MoreBroadwayWorld's 'Some Like it Pop' Podcast Chats ANGIE TRIBECA, Oscar Noms, More
by Some Like It Pop - Jan 28, 2016

Hello Pop Culture Junkies! In this episode of BroadwayWorld's 'Some Like it Pop' podcast, after Jenn explains why she hates everything NBC, we dive into all things TV and film. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW 1/19/2016 - 1/26/2016Hottest Articles on BWW 1/19/2016 - 1/26/2016
by - Jan 26, 2016

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com 1/19/2016 - 1/26/2016. (more...)

BWW Interview: Elle McLemore Dishes on GREASE LIVE!, What Returns from Stage VersionBWW Interview: Elle McLemore Dishes on GREASE LIVE!, What Returns from Stage Version
by Matt Tamanini - Jan 20, 2016

Even though Rydell High's easily excitable and enthusiastic head cheerleader, Patty Simcox, might not be the coolest kid in school, Elle McLemore, the equally as excited and enthusiastic actress who plays her in the upcoming GREASE LIVE!, is as sweet and likeable as can be. Most theatre fans know McLemore for playing less than loveable cheerleaders, first as the Machiavellian Eva in BRING IT ON: THE MUSICAL, and then as the dim-witted Heather McNamara in HEATHERS THE MUSICAL. Despite some of her character's worst traits, McLemore is always disarmingly sweet and infectiously charming. (more...)

Photo Flash: Pink Hair, T-Bird Jackets & More Featured in All-New GREASE LIVE Poster Art!Photo Flash: Pink Hair, T-Bird Jackets & More Featured in All-New GREASE LIVE Poster Art!
by TV News Desk - Nov 30, 2015

Poodle skirts, T-Bird jackets, pink hair and more are among the iconic images featured in FOX's all-new poster art for GREASE LIVE!, airing January 31st. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Jamie Lee Curtis, John Stamos, and More FOX Stars Tackle GREASE LyricsSTAGE TUBE: Jamie Lee Curtis, John Stamos, and More FOX Stars Tackle GREASE Lyrics
by Sally Henry - Nov 14, 2015

How many lyrics do you remember from your high school's production of GREASE, or that time you were obsessed with the movie soundtrack? Stars of multiple FOX shows have put that question to the test. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look- New GREASE: LIVE Poster Released!Photo Flash: First Look- New GREASE: LIVE Poster Released!
by Sally Henry - Nov 13, 2015

Finally, a visual for GREASE: LIVE! Is it January 31st yet? (more...)


by TV News Desk - Nov 12, 2015

(more...)

Ana Gasteyer Will Rule the School as Principal McGee in FOX's GREASE LIVE!Ana Gasteyer Will Rule the School as Principal McGee in FOX's GREASE LIVE!
by TV News Desk - Nov 12, 2015

On stage, Ana Gasteyer made her triumphant Broadway debut as Columbia in The Rocky Horror Show.' Since then, Gasteyer earned raves as Elphaba in 'Wicked' on Broadway, and originated the role for the Chicago production, earning a Jefferson Award nomination. Other New York theater credits include the Tony-nominated Broadway productions of 'The Royal Family' directed byDoug Hughes, 'The Threepenney Opera' with Alan Cumming and Jim Dale, Eve Ensler's acclaimed Off-Broadway hit 'The Vagina Monologues,' and Manhattan Theatre Club's hit production of 'Kimberly Akimbo' by CELEBRATED playwright David Lindsay-Abaire. Ana also she starred as Fanny Brice in 'Funny Girl' at the Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera. (more...)

Broadway Vet Andrew Call & More Join Cast of FOX's GREASE LIVE!Broadway Vet Andrew Call & More Join Cast of FOX's GREASE LIVE!
by TV News Desk - Nov 6, 2015

PEOPLE reports exclusively that the final three actors for FOX's upcoming GREASE: LIVE have been cast. The trio will portray the T-Birds and Pink Ladies in the upcoming FOX musical broadcast. (more...)

Mario Lopez Gets a Gig at Rydell High, Joins Cast of FOX's GREASE LIVEMario Lopez Gets a Gig at Rydell High, Joins Cast of FOX's GREASE LIVE
by TV News Desk - Oct 22, 2015

FOX's GREASE: LIVE is practically packed with Broadway talent. And the latest to join the company, according to Variety, is A CHORUS LINE's Mario Lopez. The SAVED BY THE BELL alum will play the smooth talking host of Rydell High's sock hop, 'Vince Fontaine'. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 10/9/2015 - NY Pops, COMEDY OF ERRORS, KING CHARLES III and More!WAKE UP with BWW 10/9/2015 - NY Pops, COMEDY OF ERRORS, KING CHARLES III and More!
by Jessica Khan - Oct 9, 2015

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? This weekend's big news: The NY Pops launches its 2015-16 season with two stage greats, COMEDY OF ERRORS goes on tour and KING CHARLES III arrives in New York! (more...)

HEATHERS' Elle McLemore Joins FOX's GREASE LIVE as 'Patty Simcox'HEATHERS' Elle McLemore Joins FOX's GREASE LIVE as 'Patty Simcox'
by TV News Desk - Oct 8, 2015

Rydell High just gained another student! Deadline writes that Elle McLemore, star of off-Broadway's HEATHERS THE MUSICAL and Broadway's BRING IT ON, has just been tapped to play 'Patty Simcox' in Fox's GREASE: LIVE.  (more...)

Teen Flick AT THE TOP OF THE PYRAMID Heads to Theaters in Limited Release TodayTeen Flick AT THE TOP OF THE PYRAMID Heads to Theaters in Limited Release Today
by Movies News Desk - Mar 4, 2015

Slamgate Productions in conjunction with the Mozell Entertainment Group is happy to announce the limited theatrical release of the new teen flick “At the Top of the Pyramid.” (more...)

BWW Interview: How Elle McLemore's 'New' Movie AT THE TOP OF THE PYRAMID Prepared Her for BRING IT ON: THE MUSICALBWW Interview: How Elle McLemore's 'New' Movie AT THE TOP OF THE PYRAMID Prepared Her for BRING IT ON: THE MUSICAL
by Matt Tamanini - Mar 3, 2015

Hawaii-born Elle McLemore burst onto the theatre scene in 2011 when she was cast as the evil Eva in the Pre-Broadway National Tour of BRING IT ON: THE MUSICAL. Like most of that cast, McLemore went on to make her Broadway debut when the tour made its way to New York the following year. Since then the 23-year-old has been a regular on the final season of ARMY WIVES and one of the stars of Off-Broadway's cult favorite HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL, as 'Cheerleader Heather,' Heather McNamara. (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 7   

BROADWAYWORLD TV

COUNTDOWN CLOCK