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Interview: HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL Series' Tim Federle Talks the Power of Theatre Teacher Photo Interview: HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL Series' Tim Federle Talks the Power of Theatre Teachers, the “Best Little Secret in the South,” and More
by Sally Henry - Jan 18, 2020

He may be the showrunner for Disney's hit musical theatre love letter, HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES, but Tim Federle is a self-professed a?oetheatre dorka?? at heart. And this weekend, he joins thousands of theatre kids just like him right here in Atlanta.

Billy Porter and More Join Season Two of THE TWILIGHT ZONE Photo Billy Porter and More Join Season Two of THE TWILIGHT ZONE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2020

CBS All Access has announced casting for season two of The Twilight Zone, according to Variety. Broadway and screen favorite Billy Porter has joined the cast, along with Morena Baccarin, Colman Domingo, Ethan Embry, Jenna Elfman, Tavi Gevinson, Tony Hale, Abbie Hern, Gillian Jacobs, Sophia Macy, Joel McHale, Chris Meloni, Jimmi Simpson and Daniel Sunjata.

New Mickey Mouse Documentary Included in Disney+ Slate of Nonfiction Programming Photo New Mickey Mouse Documentary Included in Disney+ Slate of Nonfiction Programming
by TV News Desk - Oct 18, 2019

Today the International Documentary Association invited Disney+ to give the documentary filmmaking community an inside look at the highly-anticipated streaming service's nonfiction content strategy, including announcing the following titles and filmmakers:

BroadwayWorld Announces Podcast Launch - Ben Rimalower's Broken Records, The Albums Y Photo BroadwayWorld Announces Podcast Launch - Ben Rimalower's Broken Records, The Albums You Wouldn't Shut Up About
by Ben Rimalower - Sep 23, 2019

BroadwayWorld is excited to announce the official launch of the site's first self-produced podcast - Ben Rimalower's Broken Records, The Albums You Wouldn't Shut Up About. On each weekly episode Rimalower and co-host Daniel Nolen chat with guests about one album that they were obsessed with, how they discovered it, what it led them to, where they were in life when it impacted them and how it's stayed with them since.

National Geographic Announces BRAIN GAMES Hosted by Keegan-Michael Key Photo National Geographic Announces BRAIN GAMES Hosted by Keegan-Michael Key
by TV News Desk - Jul 24, 2019

Get ready for celebrities to get cerebral! National Geographic announced today its star-studded lineup of celebrity guests, spanning actors and musicians to entrepreneurs and athletes, for the reboot of its Emmy-nominated series, BRAIN GAMES. The eight-episode season, produced by Magical Elves, with Alfred Street Industries, adds a Hollywood twist to its classic mind-bending format by challenging the world's biggest celebrities to realize their exceptional brain power through fun and highly entertaining interactive games, illusions and social experiments.

The Largest Ever RUPAUL'S DRAGCON LA Sashays Into Los Angeles Photo The Largest Ever RUPAUL'S DRAGCON LA Sashays Into Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2019

Emmy ® Award-winners RuPaul and World of Wonder ("RuPaul's Drag Race," "Million Dollar Listing," upcoming documentaries "STONEWALL OUTLOUD" and "Liberty: Mother of Exiles") hosted the fifth annual and largest ever RuPaul's DragCon LA at the Los Angeles Convention Center this weekend. Attendees from 44 different countries mixed and mingled with over 75 of the world's top Drag Queens and other talent at the massively successful drag and pop culture convention. RuPaul's DragCon NYC tickets are now on sale for the weekend of September 6th-8th, and the convention returns to Los Angeles May 1st-3rd, 2020.

VIDEO: Jordan Peele's WEIRD CITY Premieres on YouTube Today Photo VIDEO: Jordan Peele's WEIRD CITY Premieres on YouTube Today
by TV News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

The sci-fi comedy Weird City from Jordan Peele and Charlie Sanders premieres today on YouTube Premium.

Steven Yeun and J.K. Simmons to Lead Voice Cast of Amazon's INVINCIBLE Photo Steven Yeun and J.K. Simmons to Lead Voice Cast of Amazon's INVINCIBLE
by TV News Desk - Feb 1, 2019

Steven Yeun and J.K. Simmons will lead the voice cast of Invincible, Amazon Prime Video's new eight-episode animated series, according to Deadline.

AT HOME WITH AMY SEDARIS Adds Justin Theroux, Rose Byrne, Wild Turkeys, and More Photo AT HOME WITH AMY SEDARIS Adds Justin Theroux, Rose Byrne, Wild Turkeys, and More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

Entertainment Tonight reports that wild turkeys are roaming the set of the Thanksgiving-themed episode of the subversive and strange 'At Home with Amy Sedaris.'

Sara Gilbert, Awkwafina, Dylan O'Brien Among Guests on YouTube's WEIRD CITY Photo Sara Gilbert, Awkwafina, Dylan O'Brien Among Guests on YouTube's WEIRD CITY
by TV News Desk - Jan 9, 2019

 YouTube revealed the full list of guest stars for WEIRD CITY, a half-hour sci-fi comedy co-created by Academy Award and Emmy Award winning writer Jordan Peele and Emmy Award nominated writer Charlie Sanders (Key and Peele). The six-episode series will debut exclusively on YouTube Premium on February 13, 2019.

ANGIE TRIBECA Is the Gift That Keeps on Giving This Holiday Season with a Season Four Photo ANGIE TRIBECA Is the Gift That Keeps on Giving This Holiday Season with a Season Four Weekend Marathon
by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2018

ANGIE TRIBECA Is the Gift That Keeps on Giving This Holiday Season with a Season Four Weekend Marathon

AT HOME WITH AMY SEDARIS Returns to truTV on February 19 Photo AT HOME WITH AMY SEDARIS Returns to truTV on February 19
by TV News Desk - Dec 11, 2018

truTV invites guests back into the rich, imaginative - and slightly deranged - world of At Home with Amy Sedaris when the Emmy(R)-nominated series returns for its second season Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 10pm ET/PT. Created by Amy Sedaris and Paul Dinello (Strangers with Candy), the 10-episode season of this one-of-a-kind comedy will again feature Sedaris' signature brand of silliness as she showcases her decorating, cooking and crafting skills.

Breaking Glass to Release Star-Studded Mystery/Thriller BEYOND THE NIGHT in Theaters  Photo Breaking Glass to Release Star-Studded Mystery/Thriller BEYOND THE NIGHT in Theaters Early 2019
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2018

Breaking Glass Pictures has acquired Worldwide rights to the supernatural mystery/thriller BEYOND THE NIGHT, the directorial debut from writer/director Jason Noto (“Addiction: A 60's Love Story”). Breaking Glass acquired rights to the film in a deal negotiated between Breaking Glass CEO Rich Wolff, and producer Robin Garvick on behalf of NewAley Pictures, Summerhawk Films, and Reckless Productions.The film will open theatrically in Los Angeles in early January, followed by a DVD & VOD release in the first quarter of 2019. 

Get to Know the Star of THE NEW ONE, Mike Birbiglia! Photo Get to Know the Star of THE NEW ONE, Mike Birbiglia!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 12, 2018

On Sunday, November 11th, Mike Birbiglia's newest show, 'The New One,' opened on Broadway at the Cort Theater. Birbiglia makes his Broadway debut, but this isn't his first foray into the world of theater!

Terence Nance Stars in New HBO Late Night Series, RANDOM ACTS OF FLYNESS, Available o Photo Terence Nance Stars in New HBO Late Night Series, RANDOM ACTS OF FLYNESS, Available on Digital Download 10/8
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2018

From filmmaker, artist and musician Terence Nance (An Oversimplification of Her Beauty), comes RANDOM ACTS OF FLYNESS, a fresh subversive look at contemporary American life. Available for Digital Download October 8, the six-episode series weaves together a number of themes, including family, history, death, tech, relationships and more.

TNT Highlights Eight Female Storytellers Through Shatterbox Film Series with Refinery Photo TNT Highlights Eight Female Storytellers Through Shatterbox Film Series with Refinery29
by TV News Desk - Sep 20, 2018

Through a partnership with TNT and Refinery29, Shatterbox is a film series that gives female storytellers a platform to create short films that redefine identity, imagination and storytelling through the female lens.This year's class of prestigious female directors include Yara Shahidi, Gillian Jacobs, Academy Award-nominated Jessica Sanders, A.M. Lukas (aka Anna Martemucci),

Gillian Jacobs to Star in Horror Thriller LARRY Photo Gillian Jacobs to Star in Horror Thriller LARRY
by TV News Desk - Sep 6, 2018

Gillian Jacobs is set to star in LARRY, Amblin's horror film, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Refinery29 and TNT Announce 'Digital Forward' Release of Shatterbox Eight Female-Driv Photo Refinery29 and TNT Announce 'Digital Forward' Release of Shatterbox Eight Female-Driven Short Films
by TV News Desk - Sep 6, 2018

Turner's TNT, in partnership with Refinery29, today announced the World Premiere and digital release date of season two of the Shatterbox, the film series that gives female storytellers a platform to create short films that redefine identity, imagination and storytelling through the female lens.

Scoop: Coming Up on RANDOM ACTS OF FLYNESS on HBO - Today, August 31, 2018 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on RANDOM ACTS OF FLYNESS on HBO - Today, August 31, 2018
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on RANDOM ACTS OF FLYNESS, airing on HBO today, August 31, 2018!

HOW DID THIS GET MADE? Comes to Paramount Theatre, Today Photo HOW DID THIS GET MADE? Comes to Paramount Theatre, Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2018

HOW DID THIS GET MADE? with Paul Scheer, Jason Mantzoukas and June Diane Raphael is coming to Paramount Theatre in Denver today, August 25th at 7:00pm and 9:30pm. Tickets are $45.00 and go on sale Friday, May 4th at 10am. Tickets may be purchased online at AltitudeTickets.com, 866-461-6556, and, starting Monday, May 7th, will also be available for purchase at the Pepsi Center Box Office and Dick's Sporting Goods Park box office, or Paramount Theatre box office (event days only). The early show is an official headlining show of High Plains Comedy Festival. Festival passes are $135.00 and include a ticket to both the early show and the David Cross Friday Night Headlining Show, along with full access to the rest of the fest and a t-shirt. Pass pre-sale to High Plains subscribers begins Wednesday, May 2nd at 10am, with the public on-sale starting Friday, May 4th at 10am at highplainscomedy.com.

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