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Date Of Birth:
November 19, 1960 (60)
Birth Place:
Dayton, OH, USA
Bio:
The incredibly versatile Allison Janney has taken her place among a select group of actors who combine a leading lady's profile with a character actor's art of performance. Currently starring alongside Anna Faris in the CBS/Chuck Lorre sitcom, "Mom," Janney also received rave reviews for her turn as ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: November 19, 1960 (60)

Birth Place: Dayton, OH, USA

Bio:
The incredibly versatile Allison Janney has taken her place among a select group of actors who combine a leading lady's profile with a character actor's art of performance. Currently starring alongside Anna Faris in the CBS/Chuck Lorre sitcom, "Mom," Janney also received rave reviews for her turn as ... (read complete bio)
Kelli O'Hara, Wayne Brady, Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus and More Join The Se Photo Kelli O'Hara, Wayne Brady, Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus and More Join The Seth Concert Series in January 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2020

Producer Mark Cortale has announced that five award-winning stars of the stage and screen will join the January 2021 line-up of The Seth Concert Series, the live weekly series based on Seth Rudetsky’s international Broadway series that began at The Art House in Provincetown ten years ago.

Julie Halston Joins Bucks County Playhouse's WORD OF MOUTH LIVE! Photo Julie Halston Joins Bucks County Playhouse's WORD OF MOUTH LIVE!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 9, 2020

Bucks County Playhouse will present its popular story-telling series, “Word of Mouth,” this Sunday, December 13 at 7pm, hosted by renowned storyteller, Michaela Murphy, Bucks County Playhouse’s Director of Education.

The Seth Concert Series To Offer Holiday Package of 15 Shows On Demand Photo The Seth Concert Series To Offer Holiday Package of 15 Shows On Demand
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Nov 25, 2020

For a limited time, fans will be able to purchase fifteen of The Seth Concert Series performances featuring Broadway's biggest stars!

Ana Gasteyer, James Monroe Iglehart, Adam Pascal, and Kerry Butler Join THE SETH CONC Photo Ana Gasteyer, James Monroe Iglehart, Adam Pascal, and Kerry Butler Join THE SETH CONCERT SERIES in December
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Nov 25, 2020

Ana Gasteyer, James Monroe Iglehart, Adam Pascal and Kerry Butler will join the December line-up of talent slated for The Seth Concert Series.

Amazon Studios Acquires COMING 2 AMERICA from Paramount Pictures Photo Amazon Studios Acquires COMING 2 AMERICA from Paramount Pictures
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 20, 2020

Amazon Studios has acquired worldwide rights to Coming 2 America from Paramount Pictures. This long-awaited sequel to the iconic comedy Coming to America will launch worldwide in over 240 countries and territories on Prime Video on March 5, 2021.

Wake Up With BWW 11/19: Tina Fey To Host Broadway Special on NBC, City Center Announc Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/19: Tina Fey To Host Broadway Special on NBC, City Center Announces Encores! INTO THE WOODS, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 19, 2020

Today's top stories: Tina Fey is set to host 'One Night Only: The Best of Broadway,' which will air Thursday, Dec. 10 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on NBC, New York City Center has announced a future Encores! production of INTO THE WOODS, and more!

BWW Feature: WE THE PEOPLE Opens a Conversation About Democracy as Our Country Rests  Photo BWW Feature: WE THE PEOPLE Opens a Conversation About Democracy as Our Country Rests at a Crossroads
by Shari Barrett - Oct 30, 2020

Now more than ever is the time to consider what the foundation of democracy means to you, especially with the Presidential election less than a week away with our country so divided it seems there is no middle ground on which to stand. Perhaps it's been more years than you can count, if ever, when you last read the Constitution upon which our democracy is based and our rights as American citizens are outlined. I encourage you to tune in to WE THE PEOPLE streaming through Monday, November 2.

Drew and Jonathan Scott Team Up with Hollywood Stars on CELEBRITY IOU Photo Drew and Jonathan Scott Team Up with Hollywood Stars on CELEBRITY IOU
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 29, 2020

HGTV's blockbuster series Celebrity IOU's first season captivated more than 36 million viewers and smashed records as the highest-rated first-year series in HGTV history.

Hollywood & Community Leaders Get Personal On What Voting Means To Them for WE THE PE Photo Hollywood & Community Leaders Get Personal On What Voting Means To Them for WE THE PEOPLE
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 27, 2020

Conceived by Tony Abatemarco, Gary Grossman, Wendy Kout, Jeff Reno and Cameron Watson, We the People will run approximately 45 minutes and feature prominent theatrical artists & community leaders gathering together to talk personally about our Constitution and what voting means to them. Followed by a Q&A where the online audience is encouraged to join in and be part of the conversation.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, October 15- with the Tony Nominations, Keala Settle  Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, October 15- with the Tony Nominations, Keala Settle and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 15, 2020

Today (October 15) in live streaming: The Tony nominations, Keala Settle visits Backstage Live, Next on Stage is back, and so much more!

Jenn Colella and Chilina Kennedy Talk DIVAS FOR DEMOCRACY and More on Backstage LIVE  Photo Jenn Colella and Chilina Kennedy Talk DIVAS FOR DEMOCRACY and More on Backstage LIVE With Richard Ridge
by Stephi Wild - Oct 15, 2020

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge is keeping up with all of their latest projects on Backstage Live, bringing you in-depth interviews twice weekly. On October 14, he chatted with Broadway couple Jenn Colella and Chilina Kennedy about Divas For Democracy: United We Slay, which streams this Sunday, October 18 (8pm).

VIDEO: Jenn Colella & Chilina Kennedy Visit Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge Photo VIDEO: Jenn Colella & Chilina Kennedy Visit Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Oct 14, 2020

Tune in right here today, October 14 (5pm ET), as he chats with Broadway couple Jenn Colella and Chilina Kennedy about Divas For Democracy: United We Slay, which streams this Sunday, October 18 (8pm).

VIDEO: Divas of Broadway and Drag Gear Up for DIVAS FOR DEMOCRACY: UNITED WE SLAY Photo VIDEO: Divas of Broadway and Drag Gear Up for DIVAS FOR DEMOCRACY: UNITED WE SLAY
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 12, 2020

Drag Out The Vote, a national, nonpartisan voter engagement nonprofit, announced a streaming Drag and Broadway diva extravaganza to promote voter participation and increase voter awareness of key issues concerning the LGBTQIA+ community and the 2020 election.

VIDEO: The Cast of THE WEST WING Talk About Their Favorite Episodes on THE LATE SHOW Photo VIDEO: The Cast of THE WEST WING Talk About Their Favorite Episodes on THE LATE SHOW
by Stage Tube - Oct 12, 2020

Stephen asks the cast of 'The West Wing' to name their favorite episodes of the series and talk about what qualities they most wanted to bring to their characters. Allison Janney, Richard Schiff, Martin Sheen, and Bradley Whitford join the show's creator Aaron Sorkin in 'A West Wing Special to Benefit When We All Vote' premieres October 15th on HBO Max.

BE DOPE. VOTE. Campaign Kicks Off Tomorrow Photo BE DOPE. VOTE. Campaign Kicks Off Tomorrow
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 8, 2020

Directed & conceived by Sue Kramer and hosted by LinkedIn host of “You are Dope” Micol Rankin, Be Dope. Vote. has assembled Allison Janney (“Mom”), A$AP Ferg (Floor Seats II), Billy Porter (“Pose”), Tom Cavanaugh (“Flash”), Richard Schiff (“West Wing”), Cara Buono (“Stranger Things”), Bridget Moynahan (“Blue Bloods”), Jenna Ushkovitz (“Glee”), Ryan Destiny (“Star”), Brittany O’Grady (“Little Voice”), Romy Rosemont (“Glee”), Miss J. (“Americas Next Top Model”), Leon (“The Temptations”) and many more as part of the Be Dope. Vote. campaign which kicks off on Friday, October 9, 2020 at 11:00am EST to encourage voting on all social platforms. 

VIDEO: The Cast of THE WEST WING Reunites for HBO Stage Special Photo VIDEO: The Cast of THE WEST WING Reunites for HBO Stage Special
by Stage Tube - Oct 8, 2020

With less than a month remaining until the general election, HBO Max has revealed the trailer for A West Wing Special to Benefit When We All Vote, which will premiere on the platform on October 15.

THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT Welcomes the Stars of THE WEST WING Friday Night Photo THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT Welcomes the Stars of THE WEST WING Friday Night
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 7, 2020

THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT welcomes the stars of the iconic television series 'The West Wing' with a special episode, Friday, Oct. 9.

Sterling K. Brown Joins THE WEST WING Staged Reading as Leo Photo Sterling K. Brown Joins THE WEST WING Staged Reading as Leo
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 5, 2020

Sterling K. Brown will take over the role of Leo in the upcoming HBO Max staged reading of an episode of 'The West Wing.'

Stephanie J. Block, Lea Salonga, Shoshana Bean & More Will  Unite for Divas For Democ Photo Stephanie J. Block, Lea Salonga, Shoshana Bean & More Will Unite for Divas For Democracy: United We Slay
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 1, 2020

Drag Out The Vote, a national, nonpartisan voter engagement nonprofit, announced a streaming Drag and Broadway diva extravaganza to promote voter participation and increase voter awareness of key issues concerning the LGBTQIA+ community and the 2020 election.

Orfeh, Andy Karl, Keala Settle, and LaChanze Will Join The Seth Concert Series Photo Orfeh, Andy Karl, Keala Settle, and LaChanze Will Join The Seth Concert Series
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 24, 2020

Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning stars of the stage and screen Karen Olivo, Sierra Boggess, and returning by popular demand Jeremy Jordan would join the concert series.

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