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Tony Winners Linda Lavin & John Rubinstein Join Aaron Sorkin's BEING THE RICARDOS Photo Tony Winners Linda Lavin & John Rubinstein Join Aaron Sorkin's BEING THE RICARDOS
by TV News Desk - Mar 29, 2021

In addition, 'Arrested Development' stars Tony Hale and Alia Shawkat have joined the cast.

ZACK SNYDER'S JUSTICE LEAGUE Will Be Available Worldwide In All Markets March 18 Photo ZACK SNYDER'S JUSTICE LEAGUE Will Be Available Worldwide In All Markets March 18
by TV News Desk - Feb 19, 2021

The feature film will be available in each market via one of the following distribution options – PVOD, PEST, EST, SVOD, TVOD, HBO linear and on HBO Go (in HBO Europe and HBO Asia territories), or via a local TV provider. Additional details for each specific market will be shared in the upcoming weeks.

Nina Arianda and J.K. Simmons In Talks to Join Lucille Ball Biopic BEING THE RICARDOS Photo Nina Arianda and J.K. Simmons In Talks to Join Lucille Ball Biopic BEING THE RICARDOS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2021

Tony Award-winner Nina Arianda and Academy Award-winner J.K. Simmons are currently in talks to join Aaron Sorkin's upcoming Lucille Ball biopic, Being the Ricardos. 

Ali Stroker to be Honored at Inclusion Matters Virtual Gala, Featuring J.K. Simmons,  Photo Ali Stroker to be Honored at Inclusion Matters Virtual Gala, Featuring J.K. Simmons, Danny Pino, Patrick Dempsey & More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2021

Inclusion Matters by Shane's Inspiration is holding their first ever virtual event with gala host, Oscar winner J.K. Simmons. This year's gala theme is Seasons of Love and will be held on February 13, 2021. Tony Award winner Ali Stroker will be this this year's gala honoree for the 'Badass Woman of Inspiration Award'.

Leslie Odom Jr. Earns Palm Springs International Film Awards' Spotlight Award for ONE Photo Leslie Odom Jr. Earns Palm Springs International Film Awards' Spotlight Award for ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2021

The Palm Springs International Film Awards today announced that Leslie Odom, Jr. is the recipient of the Spotlight Award, Actor for One Night in Miami.  

Leslie Odom Jr. Wins Spotlight Award at Palm Springs Film Festival Photo Leslie Odom Jr. Wins Spotlight Award at Palm Springs Film Festival
by TV News Desk - Feb 1, 2021

Leslie Odom Jr. has been announced as winner of the Palm Springs Film Festival Spotlight Award for his portrayal of Sam Cooke in 'One Night in Miami.' 

Holidays at Home: 40 Christmas Movies You Can Stream This Week! Photo Holidays at Home: 40 Christmas Movies You Can Stream This Week!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 21, 2020

With the holidays well underway, we bet you’re looking for ways to escape into wintery fantasy. And you’re in luck! BroadwayWorld put together a list of where you can stream all of your favorite holiday films.

Jason Stuart Stars in HANK, Dropping Dec. 18 on Revry Photo Jason Stuart Stars in HANK, Dropping Dec. 18 on Revry
by TV News Desk - Dec 7, 2020

Jason Stuart has nabbed the title role in Hongyu “Neo” Li’s sophomore film Hank.

Nominations Announced for the Inaugural CRITICS CHOICE SUPER AWARDS Photo Nominations Announced for the Inaugural CRITICS CHOICE SUPER AWARDS
by TV News Desk - Nov 19, 2020

The Critics Choice Association (CCA) announced today the nominees for the inaugural CRITICS CHOICE SUPER AWARDS, a special event honoring the most popular, fan-obsessed genres across both television and movies, including Superhero, Science Fiction/Fantasy, Horror, Action and Animation.

CBS All Access Renews NO ACTIVITY for a Fourth Season Photo CBS All Access Renews NO ACTIVITY for a Fourth Season
by TV News Desk - Oct 30, 2020

CBS All Access, ViacomCBS' digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service, today announced the fourth season renewal for its original, half-hour comedy series NO ACTIVITY.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for INVINCIBLE on Amazon Prime Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for INVINCIBLE on Amazon Prime
by Stage Tube - Oct 9, 2020

Amazon Prime Video today released a teaser trailer from Robert Kirkman's (The Walking Dead) upcoming, hour-long animated series Invincible.

Sundance Now Announces September Slate Photo Sundance Now Announces September Slate
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2020

Sundance Now has announced its September slate.

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams Continues with THE FIRST  Photo BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams Continues with THE FIRST WIVES CLUB!
by Ben Rimalower - Jul 27, 2020

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk about the 1996 hit movie 'The First Wives Club.' In addition to their in-depth analysis of the comedic talents of Bette Midler, Goldie Hawn, and Diane Keaton, they also discuss Eileen Heckart, Sarah Jessica Parker, Stockard Channing, Elizabeth Berkley, Timothy Olyphant, Victor Garber, Bronson Pinchot, Dan Hedaya, Lea Delaria, Debra Monk, J.K. Simmons, Kate Burton, Marc Shaiman, and Maggie Smith. Ben and Daniel also share personal stories of when they discovered the film and how it's stayed with them since.

VIDEO: Cristin Milioti Tried to Argue Her Way Into HAMILTON Photo VIDEO: Cristin Milioti Tried to Argue Her Way Into HAMILTON
by TV News Desk - Jul 21, 2020

Cristin Milioti was a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers on Monday to talk about her new film, Palm Springs and how she tried to get cast in HAMILTON!

BWW Interview: Cristin Milioti Opens Up About Her 'Existential Comedy' PALM SPRINGS Photo BWW Interview: Cristin Milioti Opens Up About Her 'Existential Comedy' PALM SPRINGS
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 9, 2020

On Friday, July 10, Hulu will debut its new film, Palm Springs, starring Andy Samberg, Cristin Milioti, Peter Gallagher, J.K. Simmons, Meredith Hagner, Camila Mendes, and Tyler Hoechlin.

BWW Interview: Peter Gallagher Talks Starring in PALM SPRINGS on Hulu Photo BWW Interview: Peter Gallagher Talks Starring in PALM SPRINGS on Hulu
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 7, 2020

On Friday, July 10, Hulu will debut its new film, Palm Springs, starring Andy Samberg, Cristin Milioti, Peter Gallagher, J.K. Simmons, Meredith Hagner, Camila Mendes, and Tyler Hoechlin.

VIDEO: See Cristin Milioti and Andy Samberg in the Trailer for PALM SPRINGS Photo VIDEO: See Cristin Milioti and Andy Samberg in the Trailer for PALM SPRINGS
by TV News Desk - Jun 16, 2020

Hulu has shared the trailer for Palm Springs, starring Andy Samberg and Cristin Milioti!

Hulu Original Film PALM SPRINGS, Starring Cristin Milioti and Andy Samberg, to Premie Photo Hulu Original Film PALM SPRINGS, Starring Cristin Milioti and Andy Samberg, to Premiere This July
by TV News Desk - May 28, 2020

The upcoming Hulu Original Film, PALM SPRINGS (starring Andy Samberg) is set to premiere on Hulu and in select drive-ins nationwide on Friday, July 10th.

J.K. Simmons Will Star in MY ONLY SUNSHINE Photo J.K. Simmons Will Star in MY ONLY SUNSHINE
by TV News Desk - Feb 20, 2020

Deadline reports that J.K. Simmons has joined 'My Only Sunshine,' an upcoming dark comedy and heist thriller. John Cusack is in talks to star opposite.

Amazon Studios Announces Cast for New LORD OF THE RINGS Series Photo Amazon Studios Announces Cast for New LORD OF THE RINGS Series
by TV News Desk - Jan 14, 2020

Amazon Studios today announced the first group of series regulars set to star in the new Amazon Original series based on stories from the iconic 'The Lord of the Rings' novels by J.R.R. Tolkien. Newly revealed cast members including Robert Aramayo, Owain Arthur, Nazanin Boniadi, Tom Budge, Morfydd Clark, Ismael Cruz CĂłrdova, Ema Horvath, Markella Kavenagh, Joseph Mawle, Tyroe Muhafidin, Sophia Nomvete, Megan Richards, Dylan Smith, Charlie Vickers, and Daniel Weyman. Production will begin in February.

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