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VIDEO: John Leguizamo Talks New PBS Special BABY BOOMERS on 'Today'
by TV News Desk - Sep 22, 2014

Actor and comedian John Leguizamo is part of the new PBS Documentary AMERICAN MASTERS: THE BOOMER LIST that celebrates the lives of 19 baby boomers. (more...)

The Public Theater Adds John Leguizamo's Solo Show 'LATIN HISTORY FOR DUMMIES' to 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2016

The Public Theater announced today that it will present the New York premiere of JOHN LEGUIZAMO: LATIN HISTORY FOR DUMMIES as part of The Public's 2016-17 season. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at John Leguizamo in LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS at The Public Theater
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

The Public's New York premiere of Latin History for Morons, created and performed by John Leguizamo and directed by Tony Taccone, was recently extended through Sunday, April 23, with an official press opening on Monday, March 27. BroadwayWorld has a first look at Leguizamo onstage below! (more...)

John Leguizamo's LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS Extends at The Public
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

The Public Theater announced today that three final performances have been added to the critically acclaimed New York premiere of Latin History for Morons, created and performed by John Leguizamo. Directed by Tony Taccone, this fiercely funny, satirical one-man show was inspired by Leguizamo's observation that Latinos are essentially invisible in the standard American history curriculum. (more...)

BWW TV: Watch John Leguizamo School the Audience in LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS Off-Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 28, 2017

The Public's New York premiere of Latin History for Morons, created and performed by John Leguizamo, and directed by Tony Taccone, opened last night Off-Broadway. Watch highlights from the production below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: John Leguizamo Celebrates Opening Night of LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS at the Public Theater
by Jennifer Broski - Mar 28, 2017

The Public's New York premiere of Latin History for Morons, created and performed by John Leguizamo and directed by Tony Taccone, was recently extended through Sunday, April 23, with an official press opening last night, March 27. BroadwayWorld is bringing you photos from the big night below! (more...)

John Leguizamo's LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS to Bow at The Public This Month
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

Previews for the New York premiere of Latin History for Morons will begin on Friday, February 24 at The Public Theater. (more...)

John Leguizamo to Guest Star on CBS's THE GOOD WIFE
by - Feb 14, 2014

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John Leguizamo to Guest Star on CBS's THE GOOD WIFE
by TV News Desk - Feb 14, 2014

E! reports that John Leguizamo will guest star on an upcoming episode of the CBS drama THE GOOD WIFE. The comedian and Broadway vet will portray the new Cook County State's Attorney in at least one episode of the show. (more...)

John Leguizamo to Star in ABC Comedy Based on His Life
by TV News Desk - Dec 12, 2012

According to TV Guide, John Leguizamo is set to star in an ABC comedy show loosely based his life. The show is currently untitled. (more...)