HANDMAID'S TALE, GLOW Among Nominees for 2018 WRITERS GUILD AWARDS; Full ListHANDMAID'S TALE, GLOW Among Nominees for 2018 WRITERS GUILD AWARDS; Full List
by TV News Desk - Dec 7, 2017

The Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) and the Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in television, new media, news, radio/audio, and promotional writing during 2017. Winners will be honored at the 2018 Writers Guild Awards on Sunday, February 11, 2018, at concurrent ceremonies in New York City and Los Angeles. (more...)

Annaleigh Ashford, Mandy Patinkin, Phillipa Soo and More to Appear at Williamstown Theatre Festival's 2018 GalaAnnaleigh Ashford, Mandy Patinkin, Phillipa Soo and More to Appear at Williamstown Theatre Festival's 2018 Gala
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2017

Williamstown Theatre Festival has announced that the annual WTF Gala will be held this year at Tao Downtown in New York City (492 9th Ave, New York, NY 10018) on Monday, February 5, 2018 at 6:30 PM. (more...)

VIDEO: Showtime Unveils Full Trailer for New Drama Series THE CHIVIDEO: Showtime Unveils Full Trailer for New Drama Series THE CHI
by TV News Desk - Nov 16, 2017

The series, which explores the humanity behind the headlines sensationalizing the South Side of Chicago, premieres on Sunday, January 7 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. (more...)

Brandi Carlile's New Album 'By The Way, I Forgive You' Out This FebruaryBrandi Carlile's New Album 'By The Way, I Forgive You' Out This February
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2017

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VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda and Chance the Rapper Perform 'Dear Theodosia' at Obama Foundation SummitVIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda and Chance the Rapper Perform 'Dear Theodosia' at Obama Foundation Summit
by Stage Tube - Nov 3, 2017

At last night's Obama Foundation Summit, audiences were treated to a performance of 'Dear Theodosia' by Chance the Rapper and Lin-Manuel Miranda. Check out the performance in the video below at the 2:09:20 mark! (more...)

Brandi Carlile to Perform at Obama Foundation Summit TonightBrandi Carlile to Perform at Obama Foundation Summit Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2017

On the personal invitation from President Obama, Brandi Carlile will join Aziz Ansari and Lena Waithe, Gloria Estefan, Andra Day, Nas, The National, Francis & the Lights, Chance the Rapper and more for a special concert and community event tonight at Chicago's Wintrust Arena. (more...)

THE BIG SICK to Receive Hollywood Film Award's Comedy Ensemble AwardTHE BIG SICK to Receive Hollywood Film Award's Comedy Ensemble Award
by Movies News Desk - Oct 23, 2017

dick clark productions announced today that the cast of the film THE BIG SICK, including Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter and Ray Romano, will receive the Hollywood Comedy Ensemble Award (more...)

12th Annual NBCUniversal SHORT FILM FESTIVAL Honored Diverse Films12th Annual NBCUniversal SHORT FILM FESTIVAL Honored Diverse Films
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2017

Last night, the 12th Annual NBCUniversal SHORT FILM FESTIVAL honored its nine finalist films and filmmakers with a finale screening and awards ceremony at the Directors Guild of America in Hollywood. (more...)

First Look - Showtime Premieres New Drama Series CHI This JanuaryFirst Look - Showtime Premieres New Drama Series CHI This January
by TV News Desk - Oct 18, 2017

SHOWTIME will kick off 2018 with the premiere of its new one-hour drama series, THE CHI, created and executive produced by Emmy winner Lena Waithe (Master of None), and executive produced by Academy Award , Emmy and Golden Globe winner Common (John Wick 2, Selma) and Elwood Reid (The Bridge, Hawaii Five-O). (more...)

Guest Line-Up Announced for THE DAILY SHOW UNDESKED CHICAGO 2017Guest Line-Up Announced for THE DAILY SHOW UNDESKED CHICAGO 2017
by TV News Desk - Oct 16, 2017

Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah today announced the guest line-up for The Daily Show Undesked Chicago 2017: Let's Do This Before It Gets Too Damn Cold. Taping Monday through Thursday from The Athenaeum Theatre (2936 North Southport Avenue) and airing nightly at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT, 10:00 p.m. CT, on Comedy Central, guests will include all Chicago natives. (more...)

Comedian/Actor Kym Whitley Set to Host NBCU Short Film FestComedian/Actor Kym Whitley Set to Host NBCU Short Film Fest
by TV News Desk - Oct 13, 2017

Comedian-actor Kym Whitley ( Young & Hungry ) will act as host for the finale screening and awards ceremony of the 12th Annual NBCUniversal SHORT FILM FESTIVAL which celebrates diverse stories while finding the next generation of storytellers, on October 18, 2017 (more...)

VIDEO: Jim Parsons & Iain Armitage Present on 69th Primetime EMMY AWARDSVIDEO: Jim Parsons & Iain Armitage Present on 69th Primetime EMMY AWARDS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2017

On tonight's EMMY AWARDS, young and old Sheldon Cooper appeared together to present the award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series. Jim Parsons, who plays Cooper on the CBS series THE BIG BANG THEORY, was joined by Broadway critic Iain Armitage (more...)

Winners Announced for 69th Primetime EMMY AWARDSWinners Announced for 69th Primetime EMMY AWARDS
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 17, 2017

The 69th Annual EMMY AWARDS take place tonight, Sunday, September 17 at the Microsoft Theater in Downtown Los Angeles and will air live coast-to-coast on CBS (more...)

Chrissy Metz & America Ferrera Named NBCU Short Film Fest AmbassadorsChrissy Metz & America Ferrera Named NBCU Short Film Fest Ambassadors
by Movies News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

The 12th Annual NBCUniversal SHORT FILM FESTIVAL, which celebrates diverse stories while finding the next generation of storytellers, unveiled America Ferrera ( Superstore ), Mariska Hargitay ( Law & Order: SVU ), Chrissy Metz (2017 Emmy Award nominee for This Is Us ) and Lena Waithe (2017 Emmy Award nominee for Master of None ) as its first-ever ambassadors. (more...)

Red Theater Adds TRUE WEST by Sam Shepard to Sixth SeasonRed Theater Adds TRUE WEST by Sam Shepard to Sixth Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2017

To honor the work of deceased playwright Sam Shepard, Red Theater Chicago will add to their sixth season: TRUE WEST by Sam Shepard, directed by Aaron Sawyer. Currently appearing as a recurring character on Lena Waithe's new Showtime Series, The Chi - Mickey O'Sullivan will portray Lee. Jeff Kurysz will play the role of Austin after appearing in The Goodman Theatre's production of Support Group For Men. (more...)

Photo Flash: Aziz Ansari & More Attend NY Premiere of Netflix's MASTER OF NONE
by TV News Desk - May 12, 2017

It was a family affair for the Ansari family last night at the New York premiere of the second season of Netflix's original series MASTER OF NONE. (more...)

Showtime Picks Up New One-Hour Drama Series THE CHI
by TV News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

SHOWTIME has announced the pick-up of the new one-hour drama series, THE CHI, created, executive produced and written by Lena Waithe (more...)

Maureen Dowd, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Isabel Wilkerson, Trevor Noah and More Slated for Chicago Humanities Festival's FALLFEST/16: SPEED
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2016

The Chicago Humanities Festival is moving full speed ahead towards the 27th annual Fallfest, releasing its full line-up of events. Fallfest/16: Speed will feature more than 100 events by prominent artists, authors, historians, scientists, and cultural commentators including Dan Savage, Maureen Dowd, Trevor Noah, and Jonathan Lethem. (more...)

Maureen Dowd, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Isabel Wilkerson, Trevor Noah and More Slated for Chicago Humanities Festival's FALLFEST/16: SPEED
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2016

The Chicago Humanities Festival is moving full speed ahead towards the 27th annual Fallfest, releasing its full line-up of events. Fallfest/16: Speed will feature more than 100 events by prominent artists, authors, historians, scientists, and cultural commentators including Dan Savage, Maureen Dowd, Trevor Noah, and Jonathan Lethem. (more...)

MASTER OF NONE's Aziz Ansari Reacts to Trio of Emmy Nominations
by TV News Desk - Jul 14, 2016

Today, Aziz Ansari, star of Netflix's MASTER OF NONE received three Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series, Outstanding Directing For A Comedy Series and Outstanding Writing For A Comedy Series (with 'Master of None' co-creator Alan Yang). (more...)

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