Joe Wright News

Access Mobility 24 Launches College Athletic Recruiting App
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

Access Mobility 24 announced the launch of their newest app, Perfect Play 360 (PP360), designed for student athletes to market themselves to college coaches. PP360 provides a cloud-based application where athletes can upload video, pictures, and documents (i.e. transcript, athletic assessments, rosters, tournament schedules, articles, letters of recommendation, community involvement, etc.), and send it all directly to college coaches of their own choosing. (more...)

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Posts Extreme Workout Video
by Movies News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

Whether it is to stay buff for his next stint as the Wolverine, or just because he is a glutton for punishment, yesterday, Hugh Jackman shared a video of himself deadlifting 400 pounds with his Instagram followers. (more...)

Cast Announced for UK Premiere of Hemingway's A FAREWELL TO ARMS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

As previously announced, playing the central roles of Frederic Henry and Catherine Barkley will be Jude Monk McGowan and Laura Atherton. Jude Monk McGowan has just finished playing Conrad in the acclaimed Punchdrunk/National Theatre production of The Drowned Man: A Hollywood Fable. His other credits include Joe Wright's screen adaptation of Anna Karenina, Little Britain and Faith, Hope and Charity at Southwark Playhouse. Laura Atherton's theatre credits include the recent imitating the dog productions The Zero Hour and Six Degrees below the Horizon. The other roles will be played by Morven Macbeth (LeanerFasterStronger, Sheffield Theatres/Chol Theatre), Matt Prendergast (Six Degrees Below the Horizon, imitating the dog), Marco Rossi (Histra, Ferodo Bridges) and making his professional stage debut Joshua Johnson. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, Coming to The Marlowe Theatre This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

The critically-acclaimed production of To Kill A Mockingbird starts its UK tour in Canterbury in September. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the show, which will play The Marlowe Theatre in September! (more...)

Daniel Betts, Zackary Momoh and More Star in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD - Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2014

Casting for Regent Park Open Air Theatre's production of To Kill A Mockingbird was announced today. Daniel Betts will play Atticus Finch alongside Zackary Momoh as Tom Robinson, Christopher Akrill as Boo Radley. Original cast member and composer Phil King will reprise his role. (more...)

Ronni Ancona, Melanie Ash, Alecky Blythe and More Confirmed for LITTLE REVOLUTION at the Almeida, Aug 26
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2014

Casting is announced for the world premiere of Alecky Blythe's new play inspired by the 2011 London riots, directed by Joe Hill-Gibbins. This is Alecky's first new London production after the success of London Road at the National Theatre. (more...)

imitating the dog Presents Ernest Hemingway's A FAREWELL TO ARMS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2014

Imitating the dog, one of the UK's most original and innovative performance theatre companies are set to bring their unique theatrical vision to the stage this autumn when they produce the first UK stage adaptation of Ernest Hemingway's seminal First World War novel A Farewell to Arms. (more...)

BAFTA New York Announces New Board of Directors
by Movies News Desk - Jun 12, 2014

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts New York, (BAFTA New York), announced today the results of its recent election. (more...)

Cate Blanchett, Kerry Washington Among WIF Award Recipients
by Movies News Desk - Jun 10, 2014

Since 1977, Women In Film, Los Angeles has annually honored exemplary women in the entertainment industry women who lead by example, who are creative, groundbreaking, and who excel at their chosen fields. (more...)

First Look - Hugh Jackman Shaves His Head for PAN Role!
by Movies News Desk - Jun 10, 2014

Just days after his successful stint as host of the 68th annual Tony Awards, Hugh Jackman has shorn his locks for his role as iconic pirate Blackbeard in the upcoming feature film PAN. (more...)

Amanda Seyfried Joins 'Les Mis' Co-Star Hugh Jackman in PETER PAN Film
by TV News Desk - Apr 25, 2014

Amanda Seyfreid has signed on to the cast of Warner Bros upcoming PETER PAN film. (more...)

Amanda Seyfried to Reunite with Hugh Jackman in Warner Bros.' PAN
by Movies News Desk - Apr 24, 2014

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Seyfried will join Jackman, Rooney Mara, and Garrett Hedlund in Warner Bros. Pictures' upcoming live-action Peter Pan feature, PAN. Joe Wright will direct from a screenplay by Jason Fuchs, with Greg Berlanti and Paul Webster serving as producers. (more...)

Matthew C. Larsen is Named the New Director of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
by BWW News Desk - Apr 02, 2014

Matthew C. Larsen, associate director for climate and land-use change at the U.S. Geological Survey, has been appointed the Director of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, effective Aug. 11. (more...)

Rooney Mara in Talks to Join Hugh Jackman & Garrett Hedlund in PAN
by Movies News Desk - Mar 12, 2014

PAN is an all-new tale about author J.M. Barrie's beloved character Peter Pan, the boy who would never grow up. Should she sign on, Mara would play Tiger Lilly in the film, which features Jackman as the villainous Blackbeard, and Hedlund as Hook. Peter Pan has yet to be cast. (more...)

David Lan to Lead Performing Arts Center at the World Trade Center as Artistic Director; Sexton, Hayles & Daldry Join Team
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2014

The Performing Arts Center at the World Trade Center ('the PAC') today announces the establishment of a core team of artistic leaders: David Lan (Artistic Director of London's Young Vic) as Consulting Artistic Director; Lucy Sexton (artist, producer, and Director of the New York Dance & Performance Awards (aka The Bessies)) as Associate Artistic Director; and Andy Hayles, Managing Partner of Charcoalblue (London's National Theatre, Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre, and the future home of Brooklyn's St. Ann's Warehouse), as theater design consultant. Stephen Daldry (director of the films The Hours, Billy Elliot, The Reader and Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, and of Billy Elliot the Musical, and former Artistic Director of London's Gate Theatre and Royal Court Theatre) has joined the PAC's Board of Directors. The artistic team is collaborating with the PAC's staff, board and numerous consultants to create a place that is unique on the cultural landscapes of New York, the United States and the world. (more...)

Warner Bros Announces Open Casting Call for Feature Film PAN
by Movies News Desk - Feb 10, 2014

One aspiring young actor will have the opportunity to portray one of the most iconic characters ever created, in an all-new big screen adventure based on J.M. Barrie's beloved character Peter Pan, the boy who would never grow up. (more...)

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman: 'I'm Very Excited to Get Back on Broadway!'
by TV News Desk - Jan 27, 2014

NBC's Tamron Hall caught up with Tony Award winner Hugh Jackman and his wife Deborah Lee Furness on Sunday for an Australia Day event honoring their native country. (more...)

Hugh Jackman to Star as 'Blackbeard' in Warner Bros Live-Action PAN
by Movies News Desk - Jan 24, 2014

Academy Award nominee Hugh Jackman ('Les Miserables') has been set to star in Warner Bros. Pictures' upcoming live-action Peter Pan feature for director Joe Wright ('Atonement,' 'Pride & Prejudice'). (more...)

Warner Bros. Moves BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN Debut to May 6, 2016; PAN Takes Up July 2015 Slot
by Movies News Desk - Jan 17, 2014

Variety reports that Warner Bros. has delayed the release of Zack Snyder's upcoming BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN movie until May 6, 2016. The film was originally set to debut on July 17, 2015. Now, PAN will hit theaters that day. (more...)

Briggs & Stratton Corporation Recognized By Walmart For Contribution To Emissions Reduction Goal
by BWW News Desk - Jan 08, 2014

MILWAUKEE, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG) was recently recognized by Walmart as a contributor to their goal of lowering greenhouse gas emissions (GHG). Specifically, the Company's work on the E Series engine was a significant contributor and the impetus behind Walmart's recognition. (more...)

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