Robin Williams News

Date Of Birth:
July 21, 1952 (61)
Birth Place:
Chicago, IL, USA
Gender:
Male
CMT Kicks Off 'Can't Stop Laughing' Week Tonight
by TV News Desk - Mar 23, 2014

Beginning today, March 23, CMT is bringing viewers CAN'T STOP LAUGHING WEEK a week filled with new premieres from funnymen Ron White and Jeff Dunham (more...)

BWW Interviews: Tony Award Winner CHRISTIAN HOFF on THE MIDTOWN MEN, JERSEY BOYS, VINEYARDS and More!
by Michael Mulhern - Mar 21, 2014

We speak with Tony Award Winner Christian Hoff on the brotherhood of the Midtown Men, his love of Jersey Boys, dream roles, vineyards and so much more! (more...)

Scoop: THE CRAZY ONES on CBS - Thursday, April 10, 2014
by - Mar 21, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE CRAZY ONES, airing on CBS on Thursday, April 10, 2014! (more...)

Scoop: THE CRAZY ONES on CBS - Thursday, April 3, 2014
by TV Scoop - Mar 21, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE CRAZY ONES, airing on CBS on Thursday, April 3, 2014! (more...)

Review Roundup: ALADDIN Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
by Review Roundups - Mar 20, 2014

Disney's Aladdin, a new musical comedy based on the Academy Award-winning animated film, opens on Broadway tonight, March 20th, 2014, at the New Amsterdam Theatre. Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

Scoop: THE CRAZY ONES on CBS - Thursday, April 10, 2014
by TV Scoop - Mar 20, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE CRAZY ONES, airing on CBS on Thursday, April 10, 2014! (more...)

Kristin Chenoweth to Return to Carnegie Hall with THE EVOLUTION OF A SOPRANO, 5/3
by BWW Special Coverage - Mar 20, 2014

On Saturday, May 3 at 7:30 p.m., Emmy- and Tony Award-winning actress and recording artist Kristin Chenoweth returns to Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage with an all-new program entitled The Evolution of a Soprano. Directed by Richard Jay-Alexander and featuring pianist and music director Mary-Mitchell Campbell, this newly created, one-night-only engagement showcases Ms. Chenoweth performing a varied evening of music that highlights her incredible range-from works influenced by her early operatic and classical training in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma to hit songs from her starring roles on Broadway and in film. In addition to popular hits and classical selections, Ms. Chenoweth will perform new works, standards, and even works popularized by amateur soprano Florence Foster Jenkins. This performance marks Ms. Chenoweth's first solo appearance at Carnegie Hall since her sold-out show in September 2004. (more...)

Photo Coverage: CHICAGO's New Billy Flynn, Elvis Stojko, Greets Fans at Stage Door
by Walter McBride - Mar 18, 2014

The company of Broadway's Tony Award-winning, record-breaking smash hit musical Chicago just welcomed two-time Olympic silver medalist and three-time world champion figure skater Elvis Stojko in his Broadway stage debut. Stojko assumes the role of 'that silver-tongued Prince of the Courtroom,' slick criminal lawyer Billy Flynn, for eight performances only through Sunday, March 23 at Broadway's Ambassador Theatre (219 W. 49th St.). BroadwayWorld brings you photos of Stojko at the stage door with fans below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Elvis Stojko Makes Broadway Debut in CHICAGO
by Walter McBride - Mar 18, 2014

The company of Broadway's Tony Award-winning, record-breaking smash hit musical Chicago just welcomed two-time Olympic silver medalist and three-time world champion figure skater Elvis Stojko in his Broadway stage debut. Stojko assumes the role of 'that silver-tongued Prince of the Courtroom,' slick criminal lawyer Billy Flynn, for eight performances only through Sunday, March 23 at Broadway's Ambassador Theatre (219 W. 49th St.). BroadwayWorld brings you phtos from his first curtain call below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Remembering David Brenner
by Walter McBride - Mar 17, 2014

Legendary stand-up comedian and long time Tonight Show favorite, David Brenner has passed away at the age of 78 on Saturday, March 15th after a battle with cancer. According to the comic's official web site Brenner died peacefully at his home in New York City surrounded by his family at his side. In Brenner's final request he asked that one hundred dollars in small bills be placed in his left sock, 'just in case tipping is recommended where I'm going.' BroadwayWorld remembers the legend below. (more...)

Melissa Leo Will Host 2-Day Acting Workshop in New York this May
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2014

This will be an abolutely unique opportunity to develop your skills in Acting Techinques with one of the best actresses in activity. You will have an educational experience of excellence in a small and intimate group of only 25 participants maximum, with no less than Oscar winning actress Melissa Leo one of the most in demand actresses in the world right now, Winner of an Oscar for her performance on 'The Fighter' Melissa will surely be one of the great actresses of our time, and is step by step also becoming one of the most awarded actresses in activity. (more...)

CBS Cancels Robin Williams Comedy THE CRAZY ONES
by TV News Desk - Mar 14, 2014

Three freshman series including Robin Williams (Broadway's 'Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo') comedy "The Crazy Ones," were not included in the pick up announcement. (more...)

Tribute to Frank Sinatra & Harry James Set for Harris Center, 3/27
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2014

It's going to be a star-studded show when Harris Center for the Arts presents a Tribute to Frank Sinatra and Harry James Featuring the Don Clark Big Band. Joining in the tribute will be the legendary vocal group the Four Lads, performing their hits 'Moments to Remember,' 'Istanbul,' 'Standing on a Corner' and more. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Key & Peele Visit Showtime's INSIDE COMEDY, 3/17
by TV News Desk - Mar 13, 2014

Writers, producers and actors Keegan-Michael Key & Jordan Peele, the current kings of sketch comedy, sit down with host David Steinberg to discuss their Second City roots (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Tonight's Episode of CBS's THE CRAZY ONES
by - Mar 13, 2014

On tonight's episode of CBS's THE CRAZY ONES titled 'March Madness,' Simon's hatred for all things related to St. Patrick's Day is exacerbated when Andrew's rowdy and spirited sisters descend on the office to celebrate the holiday. (more...)

Scoop: THE CRAZY ONES on CBS - Tonight, March 13, 2014
by TV Scoop - Mar 13, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE CRAZY ONES, airing on CBS tonight, March 13, 2014! (more...)

Mike Sommers to Bring HICK IN THE HOOD to Town Hall Theater, 3/30
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2014

Mike Sommers remembers being on the 1983 MUHS state champion basketball team - sort of. (more...)

A ROOKIE COP VS. THE WEST COAST MAFIA by Tanya Chalupa and William G. Palmini Jr. is Available Now
by BWW News Desk - Mar 07, 2014

Attracted by Sausalito's striking beauty, artists, writers, musicians, actors and hippies took refuge there, with passenger ferries making it a popular destination spot. The famous Trident Restaurant was once a Mecca for Hollywood, the music industry and the New York hip. It was owned by the Kingston Trio and their colorful manager, Frank Werber, a holocaust survivor and self-proclaimed drug priest. Actor Robin Williams worked as a busboy there during this period. Legendary stars like the Rolling Stones were regulars and Janis Joplin had her own table. Sally Stanford, the San Francisco Ex-Madame who later became mayor of Sausalito, was a confidante of the famous and infamous. But no amount of prestige could save the Trident when William Ettleman and his gang of highly-skilled safecrackers targeted it. They got in, they got out and they stole hundreds of thousands of dollars. (more...)

VENUS IN FUR Among Films Set for 2014 Tribeca Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Mar 06, 2014

The Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, today announced its feature film selections in the Spotlight, Midnight, and Special Screenings sections, as well as the selections for the Storyscapes program. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Tonight's Episode of CBS's THE CRAZY ONES
by - Mar 06, 2014

On tonight's episode of CBS's THE CRAZY ONES titled 'Heavy Meddling', Simon's desperation for grandchildren forces him to interfere with Sydney's new relationship. (more...)

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