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Robert Greenblatt

 
Bio:
Robert Greenblatt is currently President of Entertainment for Showtime Networks Inc. where he is responsible for programming development, acquisitions, and scheduling of all Showtime channels. Current original series hits include "Weeds," "Dexter," "The Tudors," "Californication," "The L Word," ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Robert Greenblatt is currently President of Entertainment for Showtime Networks Inc. where he is responsible for programming development, acquisitions, and scheduling of all Showtime channels. Current original series hits include "Weeds," "Dexter," "The Tudors," "Californication," "The L Word," ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2019]
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[Chicago, 2018]
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[Broadway, 2018]
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[Broadway, 2016]
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[Broadway, 2015]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Producer
 
[Los Angeles, 2008]
Producer

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Center Theatre Group Board Member and Event Co-Chair Robert Greenblatt  Photo

Center Theatre Group Board Member and Event Co-Chair Robert Greenblatt

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Robert Klein, Lucie Arnaz and Robert Greenblatt

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Joe Benincasa, Robert Klein, Robert Greenblatt

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Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2019]
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[Chicago, 2018]
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[Broadway, 2018]
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[Broadway, 2016]
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[Broadway, 2015]
Producer

[Broadway, 2009]
Producer

[Los Angeles, 2008]
Producer

Robert Greenblatt Biography

Robert Greenblatt is currently President of Entertainment for Showtime Networks Inc. where he is responsible for programming development, acquisitions, and scheduling of all Showtime channels. Current original series hits include "Weeds," "Dexter," "The Tudors," "Californication," "The L Word," "Brotherhood," "Secret Diary of a Call Girl," "This American Life," "Penn & Teller: Bullshit!" and Tracey Ullman's "State of the Union." New series for the coming season include Diablo Cody's "United States of Tara," starring Toni Collette and produced by Steven Spielberg. A project starring Edie Falco has just completed production, and a pilot created by Tim Robbins goes into production in the fall of 2008. Prior to Showtime, Greenblatt was an award-winning producer of over a dozen series on various networks including "Six Feet Under," for which he was awarded the 2002 Golden Globe for Best Television Drama Series. This show garnered dozens of Emmy nominations including four for Best Drama, and it won Greenblatt the 2003 Producers Guild Award, three GLAAD Media Awards, and the Peabody Award. He also produced two mini-series, "Elvis" (starring Golden Globe winner Jonathan Rhys Meyers) and two installments of Gregory Nava's "American Family" for PBS. Prior to producing, Greenblatt was Executive Vice President of Prime Time Programming for the Fox Broadcasting Company where he developed such seminal hits as "Beverly Hills, 90210;" "Melrose Place;" "The X-Files;" "Party of Five;" "Ally McBeal" and "King of the Hill," in addition to the pilots for "The Sopranos" and "Dawson's Creek."

Robert Greenblatt Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Musical
Robert Greenblatt, Something Rotten!

Robert Greenblatt News

New Tickets On Sale This Week For Dolly Parton's 9 TO 5 in Adelaide Photo New Tickets On Sale This Week For Dolly Parton's 9 TO 5 in Adelaide
by Stephi Wild - Jul 25, 2022

New tickets for Dolly Parton's smash-hit West End musical, 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL, in Adelaide go on sale this week for performances up to 30 October at Adelaide Festival Centre's Festival Theatre.

Melbourne Premiere of 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL to Open This Weekend Photo Melbourne Premiere of 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL to Open This Weekend
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2022

After wildly successful seasons in Sydney and Brisbane, Dolly Parton’s smash-hit West End musical, 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL, arrives in Melbourne this weekend on Sunday 10 July. 9 TO 5 plays at the State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne until 18 September.

SMASH: THE MUSICAL Has First Reading; Teases Future Broadway Run Photo SMASH: THE MUSICAL Has First Reading; Teases Future Broadway Run
by Marissa Tomeo - May 22, 2022

Today, composer Marc Shaiman shared via Facebook post that the first reading of 'SMASH- The Musical' took place on Friday, May 20th. The musical is centered around the hit NBC television show, which has a successful two season run back in 2012. 

Tickets Now On Sale In Adelaide For Dolly Parton's 9 TO 5 Photo Tickets Now On Sale In Adelaide For Dolly Parton's 9 TO 5
by Stephi Wild - May 2, 2022

Tickets for the Adelaide season of Dolly Parton's smash-hit musical 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL go on pre-sale today with GP on-sale from Friday 6 May. Find out how to get tickets to the production.

Christian Borle, J. Harrison Ghee, and More to Lead SOME LIKE IT HOT on Broadway! Photo Christian Borle, J. Harrison Ghee, and More to Lead SOME LIKE IT HOT on Broadway!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 20, 2022

The classic comedy Some Like It Hot will begin performances on Broadway this fall! It was announced today that the new musical will begin performances on Tuesday, November 1 and officially open Sunday, December 11 at  the Shubert Theatre (225 West 44th Street).  Find out who's in the cast and on the creative team!

Dolly Parton's 9 TO 5 Announces Adelaide Season Photo Dolly Parton's 9 TO 5 Announces Adelaide Season
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 3, 2022

It was announced today that Dolly Parton’s smash-hit musical 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL will play at the Festival Theatre, Adelaide from October as part of its Australian tour, produced by Adelaide’s own John Frost for Crossroads Live Australia, Suzanne Jones and Ambassador Theatre Group Productions. Internationally acclaimed and loved by audiences and critics alike, 9 TO 5 is pure gold carat fun! Waitlist now to be first in line to buy tickets ahead of the general public at 9to5themusical.com.au    

Exclusive: Dolly Parton Announces 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL National Tour Launching Fall 202 Photo Exclusive: Dolly Parton Announces 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL National Tour Launching Fall 2022
by Alan Henry - Mar 17, 2022

BroadwayWorld has learned a new national tour of Dolly Parton's 9 to 5 The Musical will launch later this year. The production currently has confirmed dates through 2023. Get the scoop here! 

Wake Up With BWW 2/4: THE COLOR PURPLE Film Casting, SMASH Musical Workshop, and More Photo Wake Up With BWW 2/4: THE COLOR PURPLE Film Casting, SMASH Musical Workshop, and More!
by - Feb 4, 2022

Today's top stories include casting for The Color Purple film adaptation! The movie will be led by Fantasia Barrino and Danielle Brooks in the roles of Celie and Sofia. Plus, the long-awaited musical adaptation of the NBC TV show Smash is planning to have a workshop this summer, and the film adaptation of 13: The Musical is coming to Netflix this year!

Musical Adaptation of SMASH Plans for Workshop This Summer Photo Musical Adaptation of SMASH Plans for Workshop This Summer
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 3, 2022

The in-the-works musical adaptation of the NBC TV show Smash is planning to have a workshop this summer. The news of a musical adaptation of SMASH was previously announced by Steven Spielberg, Robert Greenblatt and Neil Meron who will serve as lead producers.

Dolly Parton's 9 TO 5 Rings in the Christmas Season With JINGLE BELLS Photo Dolly Parton's 9 TO 5 Rings in the Christmas Season With JINGLE BELLS
by Gigi Gervais - Dec 5, 2021

With Christmas on the way, the stars of 9 to 5 THE MUSICAL, Dolly Parton’s smash-hit West End musical, have started celebrating early, recording their own Dolly Parton-inspired take on the traditional Jingle Bells.

Robert Greenblatt Videos

VIDEO: Taraji P. Henson & Celina Smith Talk ANNIE LIVE! on KELLY CLARKSON SHOW VideoVIDEO: Taraji P. Henson & Celina Smith Talk ANNIE LIVE! on KELLY CLARKSON SHOW
by Michael Major - Dec 2, 2021

Taraji P. Henson and Celina Smith appeared on the Kelly Clarkson Show yesterday to discuss starring in Annie LIVE! The live musical spectacular also stars Tituss Burgess, Nicole Scherzinger, Megan Hilty, and Harry Connick, Jr. Watch a clip of Smith describing the first time she met Henson now!

BWW Exclusive: Watch Tituss Burgess & Celina Smith Talk ANNIE LIVE! on THE KIDS TONIG VideoBWW Exclusive: Watch Tituss Burgess & Celina Smith Talk ANNIE LIVE! on THE KIDS TONIGHT SHOW
by Michael Major - Dec 1, 2021

Celina Smith and Tituss Burgess will appear on a new episode of the Kids Tonight Show tomorrow on Peacock to discuss starring in Annie LIVE! on NBC. Smith stars in the title role of the musical with Burgess playing Rooster Hannigan. Watch an exclusive preview of their upcoming interview now!

VIDEO: Watch Taraji P. Henson, Nicole Scherzinger & More in Action in a New ANNIE LIV VideoVIDEO: Watch Taraji P. Henson, Nicole Scherzinger & More in Action in a New ANNIE LIVE! Trailer
by Michael Major - Dec 1, 2021

NBC has released a new trailer for Annie LIVE! Check out Taraji P. Henson, Harry Connick Jr., Nicole Scherzinger, Tituss Burgess, Celina Smith, and more in action in this new ad, featuring classic songs like 'Hard Knock Life,' 'Tomorrow,' 'Easy Street,' and ''I Don't Need Anything But You!'

VIDEO: 'Hard Knock Life' & More Featured in New ANNIE LIVE! Trailer VideoVIDEO: 'Hard Knock Life' & More Featured in New ANNIE LIVE! Trailer
by Michael Major - Nov 26, 2021

The new trailer features a first look at the musical's iconic numbers, including 'Hard Knock Life', 'Tomorrow', and 'Easy Street'. Check the new footage of Celina Smith as Annie, Taraji P. Henson as Miss Hannigan, Tituss Burgess as Rooster Hannigan, Nicole Scherzinger as Grace Farrell, and Harry Connick Jr. as Daddy Warbucks now!

VIDEO: Celina Smith Rehearses 'Tomorrow' in New ANNIE LIVE! Video VideoVIDEO: Celina Smith Rehearses 'Tomorrow' in New ANNIE LIVE! Video
by Michael Major - Nov 22, 2021

A new video of Celina Smith singing 'Tomorrow' in rehearsals for Annie LIVE! has been released. Watch Smith sing the song, discuss her interpretation, and the timelessness of the musical with Taraji P. Henson, who plays Miss Hannigan, in the new video now! The live musical will also feature Nicole Scherzinger, Megan Hilty, and Tituss Burgess.

VIDEO: First-Look at the Cast of ANNIE LIVE! in Rehearsal VideoVIDEO: First-Look at the Cast of ANNIE LIVE! in Rehearsal
by Michael Major - Nov 16, 2021

NBC has released a look into the rehearsals for ANNIE Live! The musical event stars Taraji P. Henson, Harry Connick Jr, Celina Smith, Nicole Scherzinger, Megan Hilty, and Tituss Burgess. Watch the new video now!

VIDEO: Watch a New Ad for ANNIE LIVE! VideoVIDEO: Watch a New Ad for ANNIE LIVE!
by Michael Major - Oct 27, 2021

NBC has released a new ad for Annie LIVE! featuring Taraji P. Henson, Harry Connick Jr, and Celina Smith. The new live musical will also feature Nicole Scherzinger, Jane Krakowski, and Tituss Burgess. Watch the new video now!

Broadway Rewind: The SMASH Cast Gathers to Celebrate the Premiere in 2011! VideoBroadway Rewind: The SMASH Cast Gathers to Celebrate the Premiere in 2011!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 25, 2020

Today, we rewind to 2011, when the whole Smash company (plus supportive members of the Broadway community) gathered at the Museum of Modern Art for an early screening. Watch as they talk about early days of Smash, before it even premiered in 2012!

VIDEO: NBC Shares the First Teaser for HAIR LIVE! VideoVIDEO: NBC Shares the First Teaser for HAIR LIVE!
by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2018

During the Emmy Awards, NBC shared the first teaser for 'Hair Live!' Watch the video below!

BWW TV: Santino Fontana, Lilli Cooper, David Yazbek and More Talk Bringing TOOTSIE fr VideoBWW TV: Santino Fontana, Lilli Cooper, David Yazbek and More Talk Bringing TOOTSIE from the Screen to Stage
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 5, 2018

BroadwayWorld was on site when the cast and creative of the new comedy musical, Tootsie, which will play a pre-Broadway engagement at Broadway In Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre from September 11th - October 14th, met the press! Watch stars Lilli Cooper and Santino Fotana, as well as composer/lyricist David Yazbek talk about bringing the production from the silver screen to the stage in the video below!


Robert Greenblatt Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Robert Greenblatt been nominated for?
Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Something Rotten! .