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Date Of Birth:
July 27, 1922 (94)
Birth Place:
New Haven, CT, USA
Gender: Male
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Norman Lear News

Date of Birth: July 27, 1922 (94)
Birth Place: New Haven, CT, USA
Gender: Male
SCAD Announces Line-Up For 2016 Savannah Film FestivalSCAD Announces Line-Up For 2016 Savannah Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

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Stage West Presents Holland Taylor's Unforgettable ANNStage West Presents Holland Taylor's Unforgettable ANN
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

Ann Richards was a true Texas original.  With a persona as big as the state from which she hailed, she earned legion of fans (and more than a few enemies) with her wit and outspokenness. And she will be brought to vivid life in a tour-de-force presentation of Holland Taylor's Ann, beginning its 5-week run at Stage West on Thursday, October 6.   (more...)

Documentary NORMAN LEAR: JUST ANOTHER VERSION OF YOU to Premiere on PBS, 10/25Documentary NORMAN LEAR: JUST ANOTHER VERSION OF YOU to Premiere on PBS, 10/25
by TV News Desk - Sep 13, 2016

The first documentary about the 94-year-old television legend, AMERICAN MASTERS --NORMAN LEAR: JUST ANOTHER VERSION OF YOU, premieres nationwide Tuesday, October 25 (more...)

Sneak Peek - Marla Gibbs, Boys II Men & More on OPRAH: WHERE ARE THEY NOW?Sneak Peek - Marla Gibbs, Boys II Men & More on OPRAH: WHERE ARE THEY NOW?
by TV News Desk - Sep 9, 2016

In this week's all-new episode of the popular series OPRAH: WHERE ARE THEY NOW?, celebrity updates include the largest-selling R & B group of all time, Boyz II Men, groundbreaking TV actress Marla Gibbs, “Seinfeld's” Larry “Soup Nazi” Thomas, and actress Jennifer Esposito. (more...)

David Hyde Pierce Will Be Honored at Drama League's MUSICAL CELEBRATION OF BROADWAY GalaDavid Hyde Pierce Will Be Honored at Drama League's MUSICAL CELEBRATION OF BROADWAY Gala
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2016

The Drama League announced today that Tony and Emmy Award winner David Hyde Pierce will be the honoree of the 33rd Annual Musical Celebration of Broadway, to be held on Monday evening, November 7, 2016 at The Plaza (768 Fifth Avenue) in New York City. (more...)

Off-Broadway Hit A ROOM OF MY OWN Opens 9/22 at The Seven Angels TheatreOff-Broadway Hit A ROOM OF MY OWN Opens 9/22 at The Seven Angels Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2016

After a sold out run at The Abingdon Theatre in NYC earlier this year, Charles Messina's hysterical nostalgia piece A ROOM OF MY OWN, about growing up in a one room apartment in Greenwich Village in the 70s, opens a limited run at The Seven Angels Theatre in Waterbury, Conn.  Previews begin September 22nd. (more...)

ABOUT CLARENCE AND ME Chronicles a Chance Encounter at TNC's Dream Up FestivalABOUT CLARENCE AND ME Chronicles a Chance Encounter at TNC's Dream Up Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

Theater for the New City's Dream Up Festival presents, in association with Infinite Intel Productions, ABOUT CLARENCE AND ME A Story of Music, Love and Life Performed on a Grand Piano. (more...)

Cast Complete for Adam Bock's A LIFE, Starring David Hyde Pierce, at Playwrights HorizonsCast Complete for Adam Bock's A LIFE, Starring David Hyde Pierce, at Playwrights Horizons
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2016

Playwrights Horizons has announced complete casting for A LIFE, the world premiere of a new play by Obie Award winner Adam Bock (A Small Fire and The Drunken City at Playwrights, The Receptionist, The Thugs, Swimming in the Shallows). Directed by two-time Obie Award winner Anne Kauffman (Marjorie Prime, Detroit, Maple and Vine at Playwrights; You Got Older; Belleville; This Wide Night; Smokefall), A LIFE will be the second production of the theater company's 2016/2017 Season. (more...)

Nate Parker and The Birth of a Nation Team Announce New Fellowship for Young FilmmakersNate Parker and The Birth of a Nation Team Announce New Fellowship for Young Filmmakers
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2016

 Nate Parker and the cast, Producers, and Executive Producers of The Birth of a Nation are investing in the next generation of diverse independent creativity with the Sundance Institute | The Birth of a Nation Fellowship for 18-to-24-year-old filmmakers participating in the Institute's Ignite program. Parker shared details at Sundance Institute's NIGHT BEFORE NEXT benefit at The Theatre at Ace Hotel in downtown Los Angeles this evening, where he also received the Institute's annual Vanguard Award presented to him by actor and Sundance alum Michael B. Jordan. Parker's The Birth of a Nation was supported by the Institute's renowned Feature Film Program for three years before its premiere, and won both the Audience Award and Grand Jury Prize at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. (more...)

PBS Indies Debuts Two Groundbreaking Shorts VAMONOS and DROWNINGPBS Indies Debuts Two Groundbreaking Shorts VAMONOS and DROWNING
by TV News Desk - Aug 9, 2016

Two groundbreaking shorts, VAMONOS and DROWNING, have debuted on PBS Indies, an online curation of short and long form independent films that speak volumes on the issues of gender, sexuality and acceptance. (more...)

TNC's 2016 Dream Up Festival to Present ABOUT CLARENCE AND METNC's 2016 Dream Up Festival to Present ABOUT CLARENCE AND ME
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2016

Theater for the New City's Dream Up Festival Presents 'About Clarence and Me', A Story About Race, Love and Music Performed on the Bench of a Grand Piano. (more...)

Season Premiere of DOC MCSTUFFINS is Disney Junior's #1 Series Telecast in Key DemoSeason Premiere of DOC MCSTUFFINS is Disney Junior's #1 Series Telecast in Key Demo
by TV News Desk - Aug 4, 2016

The season four premiere (7/29/16, 9:00-10:00 a.m.) of the Peabody Award-winning animated series DOC MCSTUFFINS -- titled 'Doc McStuffins: Toy Hospital' and guest starring Anthony Anderson (ABC's 'black-ish') -- is the channel's #1 series telecast of 2016 among Kids 2-8 (more...)

EPIX Unveils Premiere Dates for Its First Slate of Original Scripted SeriesEPIX Unveils Premiere Dates for Its First Slate of Original Scripted Series
by TV News Desk - Aug 1, 2016

Premium TV network EPIX, while conducting its first Television Critics Association Tour (TCA) presentation, today announced the premiere dates for its inaugural slate of EPIX Original scripted series. (more...)

Netflix Announces Premiere Dates for BLACK MIRROR, GILMORE GIRLS & MoreNetflix Announces Premiere Dates for BLACK MIRROR, GILMORE GIRLS & More
by TV News Desk - Jul 28, 2016

Netflix, the world's leading Internet TV network, today announced premiere dates for eight upcoming series that span documentary, drama and comedy, including: Chef's Table: France; Joe Swanberg's Easy; The Ranch; Lovesick (fka Scrotal Recall); Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life; Captive; Beat Bugs (S2); One Day at a Time; and Black Mirror. (more...)

Gun Violence Crisis & More Set for Tonight's MetroFocus on THIRTEENGun Violence Crisis & More Set for Tonight's MetroFocus on THIRTEEN
by TV News Desk - Jul 15, 2016

The award-winning series MetroFocus premieres new episodes in the New York and tri-state region weeknights at 5 p.m. on WLIW21, 5:30 p.m. on NJTV and 6 p.m. on THIRTEEN. All episodes are available at metrofocus.org following the broadcast. (more...)

TV Icon Norman Lear & More Set for Tonight's MetroFocus on THIRTEENTV Icon Norman Lear & More Set for Tonight's MetroFocus on THIRTEEN
by TV News Desk - Jul 14, 2016

The award-winning series MetroFocus premieres new episodes in the New York and tri-state region weeknights at 5 p.m. on WLIW21, 5:30 p.m. on NJTV and 6 p.m. on THIRTEEN. All episodes are available at metrofocus.org following the broadcast. (more...)

Disney Junior to Premiere Season 4 of DOC MCSTUFFINS, 7/29Disney Junior to Premiere Season 4 of DOC MCSTUFFINS, 7/29
by TV News Desk - Jul 7, 2016

New stories, new characters, notable guest stars set in a magical, new world -- McStuffins Toy Hospital -- mark season four of Disney Junior's award-winning animated series DOC MCSTUFFINS, premiering FRIDAY, JULY 29 (more...)

DOC MCSTUFFINS Season 4 Premiere Date SetDOC MCSTUFFINS Season 4 Premiere Date Set
by TV News Desk - Jul 6, 2016

New stories, new characters, notable guest stars set in a magical, new world -- McStuffins Toy Hospital -- mark season four of Disney Junior's award-winning animated series 'Doc McStuffins,' premiering FRIDAY, JULY 29, on Disney Junior (9:00-10:00 a.m. EDT) and  Friday, July 22, on the Disney Junior App. On Saturday, August 6, the first-ever museum exhibit dedicated to 'Doc McStuffins' will open at the world's largest children's museum, The Children's Museum of Indianapolis. The interactive experience, inviting kids and families to explore and learn about healthy habits, compassion and nurturing care, will travel to other venues across the country beginning in 2017. (more...)

NORMAN LEAR: JUST ANOTHER VERSION OF YOU Opens in Select Theaters 7/8NORMAN LEAR: JUST ANOTHER VERSION OF YOU Opens in Select Theaters 7/8
by TV News Desk - Jul 6, 2016

NORMAN LEAR: JUST ANOTHER VERSION OF YOU will open in select theaters beginning this Friday, July 8th. The film premieres nationwide on American Masters Tuesday, October 25 (more...)

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