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LISTEN: Alan Menken Talks THE LITTLE MERMAID, NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM Musical, New Upcomi Photo LISTEN: Alan Menken Talks THE LITTLE MERMAID, NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM Musical, New Upcoming Animated Film, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2021

Alan Menken appeared on the season finale episode of eleven, a UK-based arts and theatre podcast that releases a weekly interview with leaders in the theatrical sphere.  In the episode, he discussed collaborating with Lin-Manuel Miranda for new adaptation of The Little Mermaid, his recent EGOT win, the future of theatre amidst the pandemic, and more.

Ryan Murphy Will Receive Cinematic Imagery Award at the 25th Annual Art Directors Gui Photo Ryan Murphy Will Receive Cinematic Imagery Award at the 25th Annual Art Directors Guild Awards
by TV News Desk - Feb 16, 2021

He is the originator of the popular American television programs American Horror Story, American Crime Story, Pose, Hollywood, Feud, Glee, and The New Normal, among many others.

Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of DISNEY PREP & LANDING 2: NAUGHTY VS. NICE on ABC Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of DISNEY PREP & LANDING 2: NAUGHTY VS. NICE on ABC - Thursday, December 24, 2020
by TV Scoop - Dec 7, 2020

Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of DISNEY PREP & LANDING 2: NAUGHTY VS. NICE and if it's a new episode, airing on ABC on Thursday, December 24, 2020!

Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of DISNEY PREP & LANDING on ABC - Thursday, Decembe Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of DISNEY PREP & LANDING on ABC - Thursday, December 24, 2020
by TV Scoop - Dec 7, 2020

Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of DISNEY PREP & LANDING and if it's a new episode, airing on ABC on Thursday, December 24, 2020!

Chuck Lorre to Receive Cinematic Imagery Award at the 24th Annual Art Directors Guild Photo Chuck Lorre to Receive Cinematic Imagery Award at the 24th Annual Art Directors Guild Awards
by TV News Desk - Dec 12, 2019

Chuck Lorre, award winning television producer, writer and director whose television shows have consistently reflected the highest quality of production design, will receive the esteemed Cinematic Imagery Award from the Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE, Local 800) at the 24th Annual Art Directors Guild's Excellence in Production Design Awards. The 2020 ADG Awards will be held Saturday, February 1, 2020 at the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown and will honor the prestigious spectrum of Chuck's extraordinary award-winning work over the past 20 years. The announcement was made today by ADG President Nelson Coates, ADG, and Awards Producer Scott Moses, ADG.

Scoop: ABC to Air DISNEY PREP & LANDING 2: NAUGHTY VS. NICE - Tuesday, December 24, 2 Photo Scoop: ABC to Air DISNEY PREP & LANDING 2: NAUGHTY VS. NICE - Tuesday, December 24, 2019
by TV Scoop - Dec 9, 2019

Get all the scoop on ABC to Air DISNEY PREP & LANDING 2: NAUGHTY VS. NICE, airing on ABC on Tuesday, December 24, 2019!

Scoop: ABC to Air DISNEY PREP & LANDING - Tuesday, December 24, 2019 Photo Scoop: ABC to Air DISNEY PREP & LANDING - Tuesday, December 24, 2019
by TV Scoop - Dec 9, 2019

Get all the scoop on ABC to Air DISNEY PREP & LANDING, airing on ABC on Tuesday, December 24, 2019!

DISNEY PREP & LANDING 2: NAUGHTY VS. NICE Will Air on ABC December 19 Photo DISNEY PREP & LANDING 2: NAUGHTY VS. NICE Will Air on ABC December 19
by TV News Desk - Dec 2, 2019

The Emmy¬ģ Award-winning special produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios ‚ÄúDisney Prep & Landing 2: Naughty vs. Nice‚ÄĚ airs THURSDAY, DEC. 19 (8:30-9:00 p.m. EST), on ABC. (TV-G) The half-hour special continues the yuletide adventures of Christmas elves Lanny and Wayne.

ABC to Air PREP & LANDING on December 19 Photo ABC to Air PREP & LANDING on December 19
by TV News Desk - Dec 2, 2019

The Emmy¬ģ-winning special produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios ‚ÄúDisney Prep & Landing‚ÄĚ airs THURSDAY, DEC. 19 (8:00-8:30 p.m. EST), on ABC. (TV-G) The holiday special reveals the never-before-told tale of an elite unit of Elves known as Prep & Landing. Every Christmas Eve, this high-tech organization ensures that homes around the world are properly prepared for the yearly visit from The Big Guy, their code name for Santa Claus.¬†

22nd Annual Sonoma Film Festival Reveals Lineup Photo 22nd Annual Sonoma Film Festival Reveals Lineup
by TV News Desk - Mar 18, 2019

The 2019 Sonoma International Film Festival (SIFF) is celebrating 22 years of film, food, wine, and spirits Wednesday, March 27 to Sunday, March 31, 2019. All films are shown at intimate venues within walking distance of Sonoma's historic plaza. In total, 123 films from around the world, from over 28 countries and 200 filmmakers, will be showcased as all eyes turn to Sonoma for a Festival that consistently attracts the most prominent names in the film industry and has become a marquee destination for film lovers, as well as lovers of world class food and wine!

 John Lasseter Named Head of Skydance Animation Photo John Lasseter Named Head of Skydance Animation
by TV News Desk - Jan 9, 2019

John Lasseter has been named Head of Skydance Animation, it was announced today by David Ellison, Chief Executive Officer, Skydance Media.

30 Rock Star Jack McBrayer Will Play Ogie In West End WAITRESS Photo 30 Rock Star Jack McBrayer Will Play Ogie In West End WAITRESS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2018

It is announced today that US film and television star Jack McBrayer will make his West End debut in the role of Ogie in Waitress, which will begin preview performances on 8 February ahead of its official opening night on 7 March at London's Adelphi Theatre.

ABC Presents DISNEY PREP & LANDING 2: NAUGHTY VS. NICE Photo ABC Presents DISNEY PREP & LANDING 2: NAUGHTY VS. NICE
by TV News Desk - Nov 26, 2018

The Emmy¬ģ Award-winning special produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios ‚ÄúDisney Prep & Landing 2: Naughty vs. Nice‚ÄĚ will air THURSDAY, DEC. 13 (8:30-9:00 p.m. EST), on The ABC Television Network. (Rebroadcast. OAD: 12/5/11)

ABC to Air DISNEY PREP & LANDING on December 13 Photo ABC to Air DISNEY PREP & LANDING on December 13
by TV News Desk - Nov 26, 2018

The Emmy¬ģ-winning special produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios ‚ÄúDisney Prep & Landing‚ÄĚ will air as part of Disney|ABC's special ‚Äú25 Days of Christmas‚ÄĚ programming event, THURSDAY, DEC. 13 (8:00-8:30 p.m. EST), on The ABC Television Network. (Rebroadcast. OAD: 12/8/09)

Rob Marshall to Receive Cinematic Imagery Award at the Art Directors Guild Awards Photo Rob Marshall to Receive Cinematic Imagery Award at the Art Directors Guild Awards
by TV News Desk - Sep 27, 2018

Rob Marshall, Oscar-nominee, DGA and Emmy-award winning filmmaker, producer, theater director and choreographer whose films have consistently reflected the highest quality of production design, will receive the prestigious Cinematic Imagery Award from the Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE, Local 800) at its 23 rd Annual Art Directors Guild's Excellence in Production Design Awards. The 2019 Awards, themed 'Production Design: Landscape of the Imagination,' will be held Saturday, February 2, 2019 at the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown and will honor the prestigious spectrum of Marshall's extraordinary award-winning work. The announcement was made today by ADG Council Chairman Mark Worthington ADG and Awards Producers Scott Moses ADG and Marco Miehe ADG.

FROZEN 2 Enlists HIDDEN FIGURES Writer Allison Schroeder Photo FROZEN 2 Enlists HIDDEN FIGURES Writer Allison Schroeder
by TV News Desk - Aug 24, 2018

Allison Schroeder, who wrote the screenplay to HIDDEN FIGURES, is joining the writing team for FROZEN 2, according to The Hollywood Reporter.  Jennifer Lee still remains the primary writer on the film, but Schroeder will assist with scripting duties for the sequel. 

Jennifer Lee and Pete Docter to Take Over as Disney/Pixar Execs Following John Lasset Photo Jennifer Lee and Pete Docter to Take Over as Disney/Pixar Execs Following John Lasseter's Resignation
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2018

According to The New York Times, Frozen writer Jennifer Lee and Inside Out director Pete Docter have been named Chief Executive Officers within the Disney/Pixar company following John Lasseter's resignation. Lee will head Walt Disney Animation Studios while Docter takes over Pixar Animation Studios.

Scoop: PREP & LANDING on ABC - Today, December 19, 2017 Photo Scoop: PREP & LANDING on ABC - Today, December 19, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2017

Get all the scoop on PREP & LANDING, airing on ABC today, December 19, 2017!

Scoop: DISNEY PREP & LANDING on ABC - Today, December 14, 2017 Photo Scoop: DISNEY PREP & LANDING on ABC - Today, December 14, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2017

Get all the scoop on DISNEY PREP & LANDING, airing on ABC today, December 14, 2017!

Scoop: PREP & LANDING on ABC - Tuesday, December 19, 2017 Photo Scoop: PREP & LANDING on ABC - Tuesday, December 19, 2017
by - Dec 4, 2017

Get all the scoop on PREP & LANDING, airing on ABC on Tuesday, December 19, 2017!

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