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Photos: The Hollywood Museum Honors Fran Drescher, Michael Feinstein & Geri Jewell At Photo Photos: The Hollywood Museum Honors Fran Drescher, Michael Feinstein & Geri Jewell At The Launch Of The 2022 REAL TO REEL Exhibit
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 20, 2022

The Hollywood Museum has announced its 2022 salute to the LGBTQ+ community's contributions to the entertainment industry, it will once again present its ninth (due to the pandemic) annual 'Real to Reel: Portrayals and Perceptions of LGBTQ+ in Hollywood‚ÄĚ exhibit in partnership with Los Angeles City Councilmember Mitch O'Farrell (CD-13).

Fran Drescher Reveals Details About Upcoming Musical Adaptation of THE NANNY Photo Fran Drescher Reveals Details About Upcoming Musical Adaptation of THE NANNY
by Stephi Wild - May 18, 2022

Fran Drescher dished on the upcoming musical adaptation of The Nanny, that has been in the works for over two years.

BWW Interview: Fran Drescher Talks THE NANNY on HBO Max, if She'd Ever Star in the Mu Photo BWW Interview: Fran Drescher Talks THE NANNY on HBO Max, if She'd Ever Star in the Musical Adaptation, Her Spirituality & More!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 9, 2021

The Nanny is now available to stream on HBO Max. It is also currently being developed into a Broadway musical! We spoke with Fran Drescher about The Nanny's enduring legacy, the development of the Broadway musical, if she'll ever return to a sitcom, how she's changed during this past year, and much more!

BWW Interview: Rachel Bloom Talks New Book, Bullies, Musical Theatre, and Adam Schles Photo BWW Interview: Rachel Bloom Talks New Book, Bullies, Musical Theatre, and Adam Schlesinger
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 30, 2020

Ahead of the release, Rachel spoke to BroadwayWorld about some of the book's highlights - including a chapter on bullies, a chapter on musical theatre, and a dedication to the late songwriter Adam Schlesinger.

Broadway Catch Up: June 23 - Lin-Manuel Miranda, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Kristin Chenowe Photo Broadway Catch Up: June 23 - Lin-Manuel Miranda, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Kristin Chenoweth, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out this weekend's highlights from some of your favorites, including Lin-Manuel Miranda, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Kristin Chenoweth, and more!

VIDEO: Watch Bette Midler, Patti LuPone & More Sing with Fran Drescher for Cancer Ben Photo VIDEO: Watch Bette Midler, Patti LuPone & More Sing with Fran Drescher for Cancer Benefit!
by Stage Tube - Jun 22, 2020

Stage and screen star Fran Drescher just celebrated twenty years of being cancer-free with a virtual cabaret benefit for Cancer Schmancer. The special event will feature appearances by Broadway favorites Bette Midler, Patti LuPone, and many more!

VIDEO: The Cast of THE NANNY Reunites for Virtual Table Read of Pilot Photo VIDEO: The Cast of THE NANNY Reunites for Virtual Table Read of Pilot
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 6, 2020

The original cast of The Nanny, starring Fran Drescher, reunited on Monday, April 6, for a virtual table read of the show's first episode! 

THE NANNY Cast to Reunite for Virtual Table Read Photo THE NANNY Cast to Reunite for Virtual Table Read
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 31, 2020

Variety has learned that the original cast of The Nanny is reuniting for a virtual table read of the pilot via Zoom! The table read will be posted on the Sony Pictures YouTube page the morning of Monday, April 6, according to Variety.

BWW Readers Name The TV Shows That Should Get Stage Adaptations! Photo BWW Readers Name The TV Shows That Should Get Stage Adaptations!
by Linnae Medeiros - Jan 13, 2020

We asked, and you answered! The classic television show The Nanny is being developed as a musical with the help of Fran Drescher, Peter Marc Jacobson, and Rachel Bloom. To celebrate we asked BroadwayWorld readers to name the other TV shows that they'd like to see come to the stage. Now we've gathered some of the most popular answers for you to enjoy, from classics like The Golden Girls and Bewitched to more recent favorites like Smash and The Good Place.

Fran Drescher Will Make Her Café Carlyle Debut This Summer Photo Fran Drescher Will Make Her Café Carlyle Debut This Summer
by Stephi Wild - Jan 13, 2020

Acclaimed actress, comedian, writer and activist Fran Drescher makes her Café Carlyle debut, June 16 a?" 20. The Queens native has received two Emmy and two Golden Globe nominations for her portrayal as the lovable Miss Fine on the CBS hit series The Nanny, a show she also created, wrote, directed and executive produced. Fran's next sitcom was based off of her real life relationship with her gay ex-husband, Peter Marc Jacobson -- a show she also produced, created, and starred in called Happily Divorced. Currently, she is starring in NBC's new sitcom Indebted where she plays a baby boomer gone broke who has to move in with her adult son and his young family. An accomplished film actress, she's won Esquire's Five Minute Oscar for her memorable performance in the mockumentary, This Is Spinal Tap. She has co-starred in countless films throughout her career with the likes of Robin Williams, Dan Aykroyd, Tim Robbins and Billy Crystal, not to mention such esteemed directors as Rob Reiner, Milos Forman and Francis Ford Coppola. Her latest films slated to be released this year are The Creatress and After Class.

Peter Marc Jacobson Videos

VIDEO: Watch Bette Midler, Patti LuPone & More Sing with Fran Drescher for Cancer Ben Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Bette Midler, Patti LuPone & More Sing with Fran Drescher for Cancer Benefit!

by Stage Tube - Jun 22, 2020

Stage and screen star Fran Drescher just celebrated twenty years of being cancer-free with a virtual cabaret benefit for Cancer Schmancer. The special event will feature appearances by Broadway favorites Bette Midler, Patti LuPone, and many more!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'The Biggest Chill' Episode on TV Land's HAPPILY DIVORCED
by - Jan 4, 2013

On the January 9 episode of TV Land's HAPPILY DIVORCED entitled 'The Biggest Chill', when Judi's college boyfriend shows up to rekindle their romance years after he left her, Fran pushes Judi to pursue it. Get a sneak peek below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Ralph Macchio Guest Stars on HAPPILY DIVORCED
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 4, 2012

Karate Kid and Dancing With The Stars' Ralph Macchio will guest star on this week's episode of TV Land's HAPPILY DIVORCED. The actor will portray 'Frank' who is in town to open a new pizzeria and rents a room from Fran Drescher's fictional parents. Will sparks fly between Fran and Frank? Check out the clip below!

STAGE TUBE: Cher, Max Adler and More Present GLAAD Awards to Chaz Bono, Josh Hutcherson et al.
by Stage Tube - Apr 22, 2012

At last night's 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards, Cher and Congresswoman Mary Bono Mack (R-CA) presented the Stephen F. Kolzak Award to Chaz Bono, and Benicio Del Toro presented the Vanguard Award to Josh Hutcherson. Glee stars Max Adler and Grant Gustin presented the Rodemeyer family. Jamey Rodemeyer died by suicide at age 14 last year. Watch videos of the three award presentations below!


Peter Marc Jacobson Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Peter Marc Jacobson written?
Peter Marc Jacobson has written 1 shows including The Nanny: A New Musical (Bookwriter).