Melissa McCarthy News

Dolly Wells Replaces Maura Tierney in Hamish Linklater's THE WHIRLIGIG Off-BroadwayDolly Wells Replaces Maura Tierney in Hamish Linklater's THE WHIRLIGIG Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

The New Group has announced that Dolly Wells will join Noah Bean, Norbert Leo Butz, Jon DeVries, Alex Hurt, Zosia Mamet, Jonny Orsini and Grace Van Patten in Hamish Linklater's The Whirligig. (more...)

Scoop: TODAY - 3/27 - 4/7 on NBCScoop: TODAY - 3/27 - 4/7 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Mar 24, 2017

Get all the scoop on TODAY - 3/27 - 4/7, airing on NBC (more...)

Scoop: TODAY 3/20 - 3/31 on NBCScoop: TODAY 3/20 - 3/31 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Mar 17, 2017

Get all the scoop on TODAY 3/20 - 3/31, airing on NBC (more...)

SNL to Go Live in All Time Zones for Final 4 Telecasts; Fallon, McCarthy to HostSNL to Go Live in All Time Zones for Final 4 Telecasts; Fallon, McCarthy to Host
by TV News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

For the first time in its storied history, NBC's iconic late-night franchise SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, which is delivering its most-watched season in 24 years, will be broadcast live simultaneously across the country for its final four shows of the season — April 15, May 6, 13 and 20. (more...)

'Finding Dory', Fifth Harmony Among Winners of 2017 KIDS' CHOICE AWARDS; Full List!'Finding Dory', Fifth Harmony Among Winners of 2017 KIDS' CHOICE AWARDS; Full List!
by TV News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

Ellen DeGeneres, Fifth Harmony, The Ghostbusters, Kevin Hart, Chris Hemsworth, Jace Norman, Zendaya and more were among those who won coveted orange blimps at Nickelodeon's 2017 KIDS' CHOICE AWARDS (more...)

Ellen DeGeneres, Fifth Harmony, The Ghostbusters, Kevin Hart, Chris Hemsworth, Jace Norman, JoJo Siwa, Zendaya and More Win Big at Nickelodeon's 2017 Kids' Choice AwardsEllen DeGeneres, Fifth Harmony, The Ghostbusters, Kevin Hart, Chris Hemsworth, Jace Norman, JoJo Siwa, Zendaya and More Win Big at Nickelodeon's 2017 Kids' Choice Awards
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2017

(more...)

BWW Interview: ABSINTHE's Ross Mollison and The Gazillionaire  Talk Wild & Dirty About the Los Angeles PremiereBWW Interview: ABSINTHE's Ross Mollison and The Gazillionaire Talk Wild & Dirty About the Los Angeles Premiere
by Don Grigware - Mar 7, 2017

Las Vegas Weekly, in naming ABSINTHE the #1 greatest show in Las Vegas history ever, said, "A performance of ABSINTHE is almost criminally fun. It is the domain of the Gazillionaire, the gold-toothed, foul-mouthed, lecherous dirtbag who runs the show. For the entirety of ABSINTHE's 90 wildly entertaining minutes, you feel like you've discovered something new, or stumbled onto a secret meeting of acrobats, dancers and reprobates. And the first thing you want to do after is tell everyone you know." (more...)

Netflix in "Preliminary Talks'  for Second GILMORE GIRLS  Revival!Netflix in "Preliminary Talks' for Second GILMORE GIRLS Revival!
by TV News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

If last year's finale of Netflix's GILMORE GIRLS: A YEAR IN THE LIFE left you yearning for more, you just may be in luck!. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Run, Jeffy, Run! SNL and Kate McKinnon Take on Jeff Sessions with Forrest Gump Bus Stop ConfessionalsSTAGE TUBE: Run, Jeffy, Run! SNL and Kate McKinnon Take on Jeff Sessions with Forrest Gump Bus Stop Confessionals
by Stage Tube - Mar 5, 2017

The absence of Alec Baldwin's Trump did nothing to slow the hilarity in Saturday Night Live's cold open this week.  (more...)

Cast Complete, Rehearsals Underway for Broadway's SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATIONCast Complete, Rehearsals Underway for Broadway's SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2017

Rehearsals began this week for the revival of John Guare's critically acclaimed play Six Degrees of Separation starring seven-time Emmy Award winner Allison Janney ('Mom,' The Girl on the Train) as Ouisa, Tony Award winner John Benjamin Hickey (The Normal Heart, 'Manhattan') as Flan and Corey Hawkins (Straight Outta Compton, '24: Legacy') as Paul. Directed by Trip Cullman (Significant Other, Yen), Six Degrees of Separation will begin previews Wednesday, April 5 prior to the official opening on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at the Barrymore Theatre. The production will play a 15-week run through Sunday, July 16. (more...)

Record Artists  Machine Gun Kelly & Camila Cabello to Perform at 'NICKELODEON'S 2017 KIDS' CHOICE AWARDSRecord Artists Machine Gun Kelly & Camila Cabello to Perform at 'NICKELODEON'S 2017 KIDS' CHOICE AWARDS
by TV News Desk - Feb 27, 2017

Nickelodeon has announced that chart-topping recording artists Machine Gun Kelly and Camila Cabello are set to perform their platinum-selling number-one single, 'Bad Things,' at the 'NICKELODEON'S 2017 KIDS' CHOICE AWARDS. (more...)

Female Music Band No Small Children Releases New Single 'I Feel Better'Female Music Band No Small Children Releases New Single 'I Feel Better'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2017

Fans will have the opportunity to see No Small Children's Lisa Pimentel (guitar and vocals), Joanie Pimentel (bass and vocals), and Nicola Berlinsky (drums) on tour performing live with their powerful music including their new song “I Feel Better. (more...)

THIS IS US Ties for #2 Among Big 4 Telecasts for the Primetime Week of Feb. 13-19 in 18-49THIS IS US Ties for #2 Among Big 4 Telecasts for the Primetime Week of Feb. 13-19 in 18-49
by TV News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

NBC has averaged a 1.0 rating in adults 18-49 and 4.6 million viewers overall for the primetime ratings week of Feb. 13-19, according to “live plus same day” viewing figures from Nielsen Media Research, giving the network a #2 finish for the week in total viewers. (more...)

More Stars Sign on for Broadway's SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATIONMore Stars Sign on for Broadway's SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

Additional casting has been announced for the revival of John Guare's critically acclaimed play Six Degrees Of Separation starring seven-time Emmy Award winner Allison Janney ('Mom,' The Girl on the Train) as Ouisa, Tony Award winner John Benjamin Hickey (The Normal Heart, 'Manhattan') as Flan and Corey Hawkins (Straight Outta Compton, '24: Legacy') as Paul. (more...)

Photo Flash: Centenary Stage Co. presents THE SURROGATE CONTINUESPhoto Flash: Centenary Stage Co. presents THE SURROGATE CONTINUES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Winner of the 2016 Susan Glaspell Award and finalist in the prestigious 2016 O'Neil National Playwrights Conference, Emmy Award Winner Patricia Cotter's brand new comedy The Surrogate, continues its World Premiere run now through March 5 at Centenary Stage Company's Lackland Performing Arts Center (LPAC). (more...)

Keith Cox Named President, Development and Production of Paramount Network & TV LandKeith Cox Named President, Development and Production of Paramount Network & TV Land
by TV News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Keith Cox has been elevated to the expanded role of President, Development and Production for Paramount Network and TV Land (more...)

Alec-Baldwin-Hosted SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Delivers Show's Most-Watched Telecast in 6 YearsAlec-Baldwin-Hosted SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Delivers Show's Most-Watched Telecast in 6 Years
by TV News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

The Feb. 11 edition, hosted by Alec Baldwin and featuring musical guest Ed Sheeran, averaged a 3.10 rating in adults 18-49 and 10.843 million viewers in “live plus same day” figures from Nielsen Media Research (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

Combining the music of Elton John and Billy Joel on one stage, The Piano Men is a dynamic, interactive concert celebrating these two giants of pop music. The concert, which features two pianos facing off at center stage, features Broadway veterans Craig A Meyer ("A top notch performer!" Daily Variety) and Donnie Kehr ("Sensational," New York Post) accompanied by the all-star musicians and backup singers of The Rocket Band. Two pianos bring two impressive hit catalogues alive! (more...)

SNL Ranks #1 Show of the Week, Highest Ratings Since January 2011SNL Ranks #1 Show of the Week, Highest Ratings Since January 2011
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2017

“Saturday Night Live” has scored the show's highest metered-market household rating since January 2011. The Feb. 11 telecast, with host Alec Baldwin and musical guest Ed Sheeran, scored a 7.2 rating, 18 share in “live plus same day” household results from the 56 local markets metered by Nielsen Media Research and a 3.6/18 in adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with local people meters. (more...)

Rosie O'Donnell Shares Photo in Full 'Steve Bannon' Makeup; Christine Baranski Ready to Take on Betsy DeVos on SNLRosie O'Donnell Shares Photo in Full 'Steve Bannon' Makeup; Christine Baranski Ready to Take on Betsy DeVos on SNL
by TV News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

The outspoken Trump critic turned to Twitter once again to share an image, photoshopped by Twitter user @TheJohnnySmith, of what she might look like in full Bannon makeup (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 58