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Josh Groban, Alanis Morissette, and More Announced for THE CALL TO UNITE Livestream E Photo Josh Groban, Alanis Morissette, and More Announced for THE CALL TO UNITE Livestream Event
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2020

The Call to Unite is a 24-hour global livestream event that will unite people across the world to celebrate our shared humanity. 

Audible Announces Sleep & Meditation Focused Audio Collection Featuring Diddy, Nick J Photo Audible Announces Sleep & Meditation Focused Audio Collection Featuring Diddy, Nick Jonas, & More
by TV News Desk - Apr 21, 2020

Created in part through a collaboration with Arianna Huffington's Thrive Global, Audible is introducing a free collection of new sleep, relaxation and meditation content.

Bill Maher Brings His Live Stand-up Tour To The North Charleston PAC Photo Bill Maher Brings His Live Stand-up Tour To The North Charleston PAC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2019

For more than twenty years, Bill Maher has set the boundaries of where funny, political talk can go on American television. First on a?oePolitically Incorrecta?? (Comedy Central, ABC, 1993-2002), and for the last thirteen years on HBO's a?oeReal Time,a?? Maher's combination of unflinching honesty and big laughs have garnered him 34 Emmy nominations. Maher won his first Emmy in 2014 as executive producer for HBO series, a?oeVICE.a?? In October of 2008, this same combination was on display in Maher's uproarious and unprecedented swipe at organized religion, a?oeReligulous,a?? directed by Larry Charles (a?oeBorata??). The documentary has gone on to become the 8th Highest Grossing Documentary ever.

The Cast Of THE PROM Will Perform at TrevorLIVE New York Gala; Full Lineup Announced Photo The Cast Of THE PROM Will Perform at TrevorLIVE New York Gala; Full Lineup Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2019

Today, The Trevor Project announced that GRAMMY-Award winning multi-platinum singer/songwriter Daya and the cast of the Broadway musical, The Prom, will perform at the organization's TrevorLIVE New York gala in New York City on Monday, June 17 at Cipriani Wall Street. The organization also announced that Queer Eye's Antoni Porowski and Jonathan Van Ness will present Cara Delevingne with the 2019 Hero Award, and actor Jonathan Tucker will present Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos with the Champions Award.

The Trevor Project's Trevorlive to Honor Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos Photo The Trevor Project's Trevorlive to Honor Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos
by TV News Desk - May 22, 2019

Today, The Trevor Project announced that talk show host, actress and producer Kelly Ripa and actor and producer Mark Consuelos will jointly be honored at the organization's TrevorLIVE New York gala with the Champions Award for their continued allyship and commitment to supporting The Trevor Project's mission to end suicide among LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning) young people. The organization will also honor EY with the 20/20 Visionary Award for the company's work supporting LGBTQ inclusion around the world and creating a sense of belonging for all EY professionals. In addition, actress, comedian and writer Nicole Byer and actor, director and digital producer Eugene Lee Yang will co-host TrevorLIVE New York, the organization's annual star-studded signature fundraiser, on Monday, June 17 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. As previously announced, actress, musician, and style icon Cara Delevingne will be honored with the 2019 Hero Award.

6th Borough Comedy Festival Roasts Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop Photo 6th Borough Comedy Festival Roasts Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2019

Art House Productions (Meredith Burns, Executive Director, Xavier Padin, and Rich Kiamco, Producers) is proud to announce the second annual 6th Borough Comedy Festival (6BCF) from June 12th-15th. 6BCF will be held in Downtown Jersey City with over 130 performers from across the country. The festival features Stand Up, Sketch, Improv, Roast Battles, Podcasts and new special events: The Roast Of Jersey City's Mayor Steven Fulop, and a celebrity guest on the podcast, The James Altucher Show. This year's industry judges include Stand-Up New York and Catch A Rising Star. In addition, one comedian will be selected to headline a weekend show at Stand Up NY! For more information and to purchase tickets, go to www.6BCF.com

The Trevor Project to Honor Cara Delevingne Photo The Trevor Project to Honor Cara Delevingne
by TV News Desk - Apr 25, 2019

Today, The Trevor Project announced that actress, musician, and style icon Cara Delevingne will be honored at the organization's TrevorLIVE New York gala with the Hero Award for her commitment to supporting The Trevor Project's mission to end suicide among LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning) young people. TrevorLIVE New York, the organization's annual star-studded signature fundraiser, will be held on Monday, June 17 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.

Photo Flash: Katy Perry, Anita Hill, Julia Stiles, Diane von Furstenberg, Allison Wil Photo Photo Flash: Katy Perry, Anita Hill, Julia Stiles, Diane von Furstenberg, Allison Williams Attend the 10th Annual DVF Awards
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2019

Last night, Diane von Furstenberg hosted the 10th annual DVF Awards at the Brooklyn Museum where she recognized five extraordinary women who are making a difference in their communities and around the world.

BWW Review: CONNECTED: THE JOE POLISH STORY ~ A Story of Courage and The Journey From Photo BWW Review: CONNECTED: THE JOE POLISH STORY ~ A Story of Courage and The Journey From Addiction To Correction and Connection
by Herbert Paine - Apr 9, 2019

For a boost to the spirit and a refreshing introduction to a unique personality, check out Nick Nanton's biopic, CONNECTED: THE JOE POLISH STORY ~ premiering at thePhoenix Film Festival ~ April 12th-13th.

Mika Brzezinski To Host Inaugural Ascend Summit Featuring All-Star Lineup of Business Photo Mika Brzezinski To Host Inaugural Ascend Summit Featuring All-Star Lineup of Business, Government, Academia, and Non-Profit Leaders
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2019

Among CEOs of Fortune 500 companies, there are more men named John than there are women. It is a shocking fact but reflects a situation where women held only 24 of those CEO roles in 2018, a number that is 25% smaller than in 2017. Women only hold 12% of the board seats among the world's largest companies and 15% of US companies have no women at all on their boards of directors. 

ICP Announces 2019 Infinity Awards Honorees Photo ICP Announces 2019 Infinity Awards Honorees
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2019

The International Center of Photography (ICP), the world's leading institution dedicated to photography and visual culture, today announced the 2019 honorees of its annual Infinity Awards, the leading honor for excellence in the field. The 35th annual ICP Infinity Awards will be held on the evening of Tuesday, April 2 at Ziegfeld Ballroom (141 West 54th Street, New York City). The event is ICP's largest fundraiser and benefits its education and exhibition programs.

VIDEO: National Geographic Shares a Sneak Peek of VALLEY OF THE BOOM Photo VIDEO: National Geographic Shares a Sneak Peek of VALLEY OF THE BOOM
by Stage Tube - Dec 21, 2018

To celebrate the holiday season, National Geographic will make the first two episodes of the upcoming limited series Valley of the Boom available for free beginning December 21st in advance of the series' broadcast premiere. The two episodes will be released unauthenticated on NationalGeographic.com and on the National Geographic TV app, which includes mobile and connected devices such as AppleTV, Roku, Chromecast and more. Additional platforms the two episodes will be available include Facebook, YouTube, VOD, Amazon Prime, iTunes, Google Play and Vudu.

The Trevor Project to Honor Ryan Murphy, POSE Cast Photo The Trevor Project to Honor Ryan Murphy, POSE Cast
by TV News Desk - Oct 24, 2018

The Trevor Project will honor Emmy®, Golden Globe® and Peabody® Award-winning screenwriter, producer and director Ryan Murphy and the cast of the FX series POSE at The Trevor Project's TrevorLIVE Los Angeles gala for their commitment to supporting the nonprofit's mission to provide crisis intervention services and end suicide among gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning young people. TrevorLIVE Los Angeles will be held on Sunday, Dec. 2 at The Beverly Hilton.

2018 Excellence Awards for Skin and Muscle Health Nominees Announced... Photo 2018 Excellence Awards for Skin and Muscle Health Nominees Announced...
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2018

The Tribeca TV Festival Features the Season Premieres of TRACEY ULLMAN'S SHOW, RAY DO Photo The Tribeca TV Festival Features the Season Premieres of TRACEY ULLMAN'S SHOW, RAY DONOVAN, the 20th Season of LAW & ORDER
by TV News Desk - Aug 22, 2018

Calling all TV fans, the Tribeca TV Festival is back on the big screen bringing audiences together to discover new series and be the first to see favorite new season premieres. The 2nd Tribeca TV Festival will celebrate unforgettable storytellers who have shaped what 'peak TV' is today and introduce new voices in episodic storytelling. Over four days at Spring Studios in New York City, each event will feature a conversation with the stars and creators of favorite and soon-to-be-favorite shows. The 2018 Tribeca TV Festival will take place September 20-23. Tickets go on sale today, August 22, at 11am ET at tribecafilm.com/TVFestival.

Photo Coverage: WP Theatre Honors Daryl Roth and Beth Hammack at Women of Achievement Photo Photo Coverage: WP Theatre Honors Daryl Roth and Beth Hammack at Women of Achievement Awards Gala
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jun 5, 2018

Just last night, The Women of Achievement Awards Gala celebrated truly outstanding women who have taken risks, pushed limits, and broken ground in a wide variety of fields. This year honored leaders committed to advancing women's narratives and to sharing women's voices on stage, in film and on television: eleven-time Tony Award winning producer Daryl Roth (Kinky Boots, Indecent) and Goldman Sachs Treasurer Beth Hammack.

POPSUGAR Play/Ground Schedule Announced Photo POPSUGAR Play/Ground Schedule Announced
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2018

Excited to share that today, POPSUGAR Play/Ground, will announce the schedule and lineup for their two-day interactive summer festival that will be happening in New York City on June 9th & June 10th. Play/Ground will be an irl experience that brings POPAUGAR's award winning content to life across fashion, fitness, beauty, living, culture and music. See schedule below with panel topics, talent and timing.

Lena Waithe And Greg Berlanti To Be Honored By The Trevor Project Photo Lena Waithe And Greg Berlanti To Be Honored By The Trevor Project
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2018

The Trevor Project today announced that Emmy Award-winning screenwriter, producer, and actor Lena Waithe; Writers Guild of America Award, Directors Guild of America Award, and Golden Globe Award-nominated writer, director, and producer Greg Berlanti; and Managing Partner of global consulting firm McKinsey & Company Dominic Barton will all be honored at The Trevor Project's TrevorLIVE New York gala for their commitment to supporting The Trevor Project's mission to provide crisis intervention services and end suicide among gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning young people. TrevorLIVE New York, the organization's annual star-studded signature fundraiser billed as "an irreverent evening of music and comedy," will be held on Monday, June 11 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.

ILLUMINATE Film Festival Reveals 2018 Lineup Photo ILLUMINATE Film Festival Reveals 2018 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2018

Renowned for their groundbreaking experiential approach to the film festival experience, the 5th annual ILLUMINATE Film Festival returns May 30th- June 3rd. The premier conscious film festival, ILLUMINATE is dedicated to elevating awareness and inspiring lasting transformation through cinema.

Bradley Whitford, Steve Zahn and Lamorne Morris to Star in National Geographic's VALL Photo Bradley Whitford, Steve Zahn and Lamorne Morris to Star in National Geographic's VALLEY OF THE BOOM
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2018

National Geographic taps two-time Emmy award-winning actor Bradley Whitford ('Get Out,' 'The Post,' 'The West Wing'), Steve Zahn ('War of the Planet of the Apes,' ABC's 'The Crossing') and Lamorne Morris ('Game Night,' 'New Girl') to star in six-part limited series, Valley of the Boom. From STXtv, the television division of Robert Simonds' STX Entertainment, along with creator, showrunner, director and executive producer Matthew Carnahan (Showtime's 'House of Lies') and executive producer Arianna Huffington, Valley of the Boom will begin filming March 26 in Vancouver, Canada.

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