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Bio:
Olga Merediz was nominated for a 2008 Tony Award for her work in In the Heights, a part she reprised in the 2020 film version. Other B'way: Mamma Mia! (Rosie), Reckless (Trish), Man of La Mancha, Les Misérables, The Human Comedy. Film: Fugly, Mr. Popper's Penguins, One for the Money (all coming out ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Olga Merediz was nominated for a 2008 Tony Award for her work in In the Heights, a part she reprised in the 2020 film version. Other B'way: Mamma Mia! (Rosie), Reckless (Trish), Man of La Mancha, Les Misérables, The Human Comedy. Film: Fugly, Mr. Popper's Penguins, One for the Money (all coming out ... (read complete bio)
IN THE HEIGHTS Film Will Hit HBO Max & Theaters at the Same Time Photo IN THE HEIGHTS Film Will Hit HBO Max & Theaters at the Same Time
by TV News Desk - Dec 3, 2020

Warner Bros. announced today that their entire 2021 film slate will be available on HBO Max on the same day the films are released in theaters.

IN THE HEIGHTS Director Jon M. Chu Opens Up About Why The Film Needs a Big Screen Rel Photo IN THE HEIGHTS Director Jon M. Chu Opens Up About Why The Film Needs a Big Screen Release
by TV News Desk - Jul 29, 2020

Back in April, the release date of the highly-anticipated film adaptation of In the Heights was pushed back from June 2020 to June 18, 2021, due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Melissa Barrera and Leslie Grace Discuss Filming IN THE HEIGHTS and How it Represents Photo Melissa Barrera and Leslie Grace Discuss Filming IN THE HEIGHTS and How it Represents the Latinx Community
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2020

Melissa Barrera and Leslie Grace, who play Vanessa and Nina in the upcoming film adaptation of In the Heights, recently chatted about what it was like making the film, during a virtual panel discussion at the National Association of Latino Independent Producers (NALIP)'s 21st Annual Media Summit.

IN THE HEIGHTS Film Pushed to 2021 Photo IN THE HEIGHTS Film Pushed to 2021
by TV News Desk - Apr 21, 2020

The highly-anticipated film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's  In the Heights will now be released in theaters on June 18, 2021, according to Variety.

IN THE HEIGHTS Film Director Jon M. Chu Promises 'It Demands to Be in a Theater' Photo IN THE HEIGHTS Film Director Jon M. Chu Promises 'It Demands to Be in a Theater'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2020

As BroadwayWorld announced last week, the release of the film adaptation of In the Heights has been postponed indefinitely. Now, director Jon M. Chu is speaking out about the film, and promising that it will be released in theaters, in an interview with Variety.

VIDEO: EVERYBODY DANCE NOW! A Look Back at 'The Club' From IN THE HEIGHTS Photo VIDEO: EVERYBODY DANCE NOW! A Look Back at 'The Club' From IN THE HEIGHTS
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2020

In this time of social distancing and remaining responsibly indoors, we are all looking for ways to brighten our days and get moving any way we can! In the spirit of celebrating theater and providing motivation to get up and get shakin', we're taking a look back and paying tribute to some of the greatest dance numbers in musical theater history!

IN THE HEIGHTS Director John M. Chu Discusses Release Postponement Photo IN THE HEIGHTS Director John M. Chu Discusses Release Postponement
by TV News Desk - Mar 24, 2020

Warner Bros. announced today that the release of the film adaptation of In the Heights has been postponed indefinitely. According to Variety, the film, which was scheduled to be released on June 26, remains undated for now as Warner Bros. is now looking for a new time to release In the Heights.

Warner Bros. Postpones IN THE HEIGHTS Film Indefinitely Photo Warner Bros. Postpones IN THE HEIGHTS Film Indefinitely
by TV News Desk - Mar 24, 2020

Warner Bros. announced today that the release of the film adaptation of In the Heights has been postponed indefinitely. According to Variety, the film, which was scheduled to be released on June 26, remains undated for now as Warner Bros. is now looking for a new time to release In the Heights.

Lin-Manuel Miranda Shares Update on IN THE HEIGHTS Film Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda Shares Update on IN THE HEIGHTS Film
by TV News Desk - Mar 23, 2020

Lin-Manuel Miranda was one of the stars that appeared on the one-night-only return of The Rosie O'Donnell Show, and during his appearance he shared updates on the In the Heights film.

VIDEO: Stephanie Beatriz Talks About Auditioning for IN THE HEIGHTS Photo VIDEO: Stephanie Beatriz Talks About Auditioning for IN THE HEIGHTS
by Stage Tube - Feb 18, 2020

Stephanie Beatriz credits her 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' co-star Melissa Fumero for encouraging her to give it her all and try out for the upcoming movie musical 'In The Heights,' which she ended up scoring a role in. Stephanie also reveals that starring in the movie with Broadway actress Daphne Rubin-Vega is extremely special since she looked up to her as a Latina woman when she was growing up.

Lin-Manuel Miranda Wrote a New Song for the IN THE HEIGHTS Film Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda Wrote a New Song for the IN THE HEIGHTS Film
by TV News Desk - Feb 11, 2020

Lin-Manuel Miranda attend this year's Oscars ceremony, and while on the red carpet, he revealed to Variety that he has written a new closing credits song for the film adaptation of In the Heights!

Photo Flash: VOICES FOR THE VOICELESS Welcomes Brian Stokes Mitchell, Andrea Martin a Photo Photo Flash: VOICES FOR THE VOICELESS Welcomes Brian Stokes Mitchell, Andrea Martin and More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2020

Your Kids, Our Kids presented the 6th Annual VOICES FOR THE VOICELESS: Stars For Foster Kids on Thursday, February 6th at 7pm at The Town Hall.

Photo Flash: Fontana, Martin, Metcalf, Colella, O'Hara and More at VOICES FOR THE VOI Photo Photo Flash: Fontana, Martin, Metcalf, Colella, O'Hara and More at VOICES FOR THE VOICELESS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2020

Your Kids, Our Kids (Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, Founding Directors) presented the 6th Annual VOICES FOR THE VOICELESS: Stars For Foster Kids, an event that brings together the very best performers from the American stage and screen to raise awareness about the plight of kids in foster care, particularly those aged 13 and older who are in danger of aging out of the foster care system alone, last night, Thursday, February 6th at 7pm at The Town Hall (123 West 43rd Street, NYC).

Broadway Management Agency Cyd Levin & Associates Rebrands as CLA Partners Photo Broadway Management Agency Cyd Levin & Associates Rebrands as CLA Partners
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2019

Talent Management agency Cyd LeVin & Associates (CLA) announced today, that it has rebranded as CLA Partners ahead of the companies 10th Anniversary since reopening in 2010. Originally founded in 1990 by Cyd LeVin with a single client, the company became an overnight success and its roster grew to over 150 actors working in Film, Television and Theater. In 2000, the company's roster and staff were acquired by another major management company, while Cyd retired from the business to focus on her family and raising her newly adopted son.

Laurie Metcalf, Kelli O'Hara, Megan Hilty and More to Appear at 6th Annual VOICES FOR Photo Laurie Metcalf, Kelli O'Hara, Megan Hilty and More to Appear at 6th Annual VOICES FOR THE VOICELESS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2019

Your Kids, Our Kids (Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, Founding Directors) presents the 6th Annual VOICES FOR THE VOICELESS: Stars For Foster Kids, an event that brings together the very best performers from the American stage and screen to raise awareness about the plight of kids in foster care, particularly those aged 13 and older who are in danger of aging out of the foster care system alone.

VIDEO: IN THE HEIGHTS' Stephanie Beatriz, Daphne Rubin-Vega, and Dascha Polanco Bring Photo VIDEO: IN THE HEIGHTS' Stephanie Beatriz, Daphne Rubin-Vega, and Dascha Polanco Bring The Salon Ladies To TikTok
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2019

No me diga! The film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony-winning musical In the Heights is set to hit the big screen this June. With anticipation building for the movie, the film's trio of salon ladies Stephanie Beatriz, Daphne Ruben-Vega, and Dascha Polanco, are bringing Washington Heights to TikTok with a new take on the show's title song alongside content creator JuanFe Castro. Check it out!

Broadway Reacts To The IN THE HEIGHTS Movie Trailer Photo Broadway Reacts To The IN THE HEIGHTS Movie Trailer
by Linnae Medeiros - Dec 12, 2019

Lights up in Washington Heights! The trailer for the upcoming film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony-winning musical In the Heights was just released, and the Broadway community is buzzing with excitement for Washington Heights coming to the big screen! Stage favorites including Lea Salonga, Karen Olivo, Josh Gad, Telly Leung, and more have taken to Twitter to express their emotions about the new trailer. Check out what they all had to say!

Photo Flash: See Anthony Ramos, Melissa Barrera & More in the First Look Images From  Photo Photo Flash: See Anthony Ramos, Melissa Barrera & More in the First Look Images From IN THE HEIGHTS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2019

The first-look photos from the upcoming film adaptation of the Tony-winning musical In the Heights have been released!

VIDEO: 'Lights Up' on the First Trailer for IN THE HEIGHTS! Photo VIDEO: 'Lights Up' on the First Trailer for IN THE HEIGHTS!
by TV News Desk - Dec 12, 2019

The first trailer for the highly-anticipated feature film adaptation of In the Heights has been released! 

Video: Lin-Manuel Miranda And More Talk IN THE HEIGHTS At Film Q&A! Photo Video: Lin-Manuel Miranda And More Talk IN THE HEIGHTS At Film Q&A!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

BWW is live at the In the Heights NYC Q&A session with creator, Lin-Manuel Miranda and more!

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