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Bio:
Omari Douglas is an actor known for his portrayal of Roscoe Babatunde in the HBO series, It's a Sin. His musical theatre credits include: Five Guys Named Moe (Marble Arch); The Life (Southwark Playhouse); Annie Get Your Gun (Sheffield Crucible); Jesus Christ Superstar (Regent's Park Open Air), ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Omari Douglas is an actor known for his portrayal of Roscoe Babatunde in the HBO series, It's a Sin. His musical theatre credits include: Five Guys Named Moe (Marble Arch); The Life (Southwark Playhouse); Annie Get Your Gun (Sheffield Crucible); Jesus Christ Superstar (Regent's Park Open Air), ... (read complete bio)
Photo Flash: In Rehearsal For CONSTELLATIONS, With  Zoe Wanamaker and Peter Capaldi Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsal For CONSTELLATIONS, With  Zoe Wanamaker and Peter Capaldi
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2021

This summer Nick Payne's beautiful and heartbreaking romance Constellations is revived in the West End with a twist: four different casts take turns to journey through the multiverse exploring the infinite possibilities of a relationship; each refracting the play afresh.

Photo Flash: First Look at Sheila Atim and Ivanno Jeremiah in CONSTELLATIONS Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Sheila Atim and Ivanno Jeremiah in CONSTELLATIONS
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2021

In an innovative producing model, devised in response to the pandemic, four brand new casts will take turns to journey through the multiverse exploring the infinite possibilities of a relationship; each refracting the play afresh.

29th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation ACADEMY AWARDS Party Raises 3 Million Dollars Photo 29th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation ACADEMY AWARDS Party Raises 3 Million Dollars
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 26, 2021

The Foundation‚Äôs first-ever virtual gala took place on Sunday, April 25 and featured a stripped back performance by GRAMMY¬ģ Award-winning recording artist¬†Dua Lipa¬†and appearances by very special guests including¬†Lady Gaga,¬†Cynthia Erivo¬†and the¬†cast of¬†It‚Äôs a Sin, among others.

VIDEO: First Look at Peter Capaldi, Sheila Atim, Zo√ę Wanamaker, and More in the Trai Photo VIDEO: First Look at Peter Capaldi, Sheila Atim, Zo√ę Wanamaker, and More in the Trailer For CONSTELLATIONS
by Stage Tube - Apr 19, 2021

Donmar Warehouse Artistic Director Michael Longhurst will revive his acclaimed Royal Court, West End and Broadway production of Nick Payne's CONSTELLATIONS which will run at the West End's Vaudeville Theatre from 18 June - 12 September 2021.

Peter Capaldi, Sheila Atim, Zo√ę Wanamaker, Chris O'Dowd and More Star Will Lead CONS Photo Peter Capaldi, Sheila Atim, Zo√ę Wanamaker, Chris O'Dowd and More Star Will Lead CONSTELLATIONS at the Vaudeville Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Apr 9, 2021

Donmar Warehouse Artistic Director Michael Longhurst will revive his acclaimed Royal Court, West End and Broadway production of Nick Payne's CONSTELLATIONS which will run at the West End's Vaudeville Theatre from 18 June ‚Äď 12 September 2021.¬†

Chris O'Dowd, Peter Capaldi, Zoe Wanamaker and More Join CONSTELLATIONS at Donmar War Photo Chris O'Dowd, Peter Capaldi, Zoe Wanamaker and More Join CONSTELLATIONS at Donmar Warehouse
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 8, 2021

Nick Payne's Constellations is set to hit the stage in a new production from Donmar Warehouse. A star-studded lineup of actors has signed on to join the production at different intervals.

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for IT'S A SIN on HBO Max Photo VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for IT'S A SIN on HBO Max
by Stage Tube - Jan 25, 2021

HBO Max debuted the official trailer and key art today for the new Max Original, IT’S A SIN. All five episodes of the limited series debut THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18 on HBO Max.

Years & Years Unveil Stunning Cover of 'It's a Sin' Photo Years & Years Unveil Stunning Cover of 'It's a Sin'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 22, 2021

In celebration of the launch of Russell T. Davies' eagerly awaited new series, Years & Years are proud to share their cover of the Pet Shop Boy's widely acclaimed hit 'It's a Sin', out today via Interscope Records.

BWW Interview: Marc Antolin On Entering the ROMANTICS ANONYMOUS Bubble Photo BWW Interview: Marc Antolin On Entering the ROMANTICS ANONYMOUS Bubble
by Gil Kaan - Sep 18, 2020

Emma Rice, the creator and leader of the UK theatre company Wise Children, has remounted the interrupted U.S. tour of her ROMANTICS ANONYMOUS. Wise Children will present a LIVE production of ROMANTICS ANONYMOUS (with dancing and kissing) livestreaming from the Bristol Old Vic stage September 22 through 26, benefiting 30+ theatres worldwide, with each night targeting a different country or region.

ROMANTICS ANONYMOUS Cast Announced For U.S. Digital Premiere Benefiting The Wallis Photo ROMANTICS ANONYMOUS Cast Announced For U.S. Digital Premiere Benefiting The Wallis
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 14, 2020

Wise Children, Bristol Old Vic and Plush Theatricals, in conjunction with the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, announces the cast for Emma Rice's critically acclaimed musical Romantics Anonymous, which will be performed live in the U.K. as part of a 'digital tour' that will livestream in the U.S. as a benefit for a collective of theaters across the country, including The Wallis in Beverly Hills, CA, on  Saturday, September 26, 2020, 1 pm (PDT).

Casting Announced for Emma Rice's ROMANTICS ANONYMOUS
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2020

Full casting has now been confirmed for Romantics Anonymous a?" the delicious new musical from visionary director Emma Rice (Wise Children). Embarking on a virtual tour this autumn, the show will be co-hosted online by the Belgrade Theatre on Wednesday 23 September.

Socially Distanced Performance Of ROMANTICS ANONYMOUS Launches Bristol Old Vic's Autu Photo Socially Distanced Performance Of ROMANTICS ANONYMOUS Launches Bristol Old Vic's Autumn Season Of Live Performance
by Stephi Wild - Sep 11, 2020

Following a successful trial period of pilot performance in the newly launched Courtyard and outdoor Garden Stage, Bristol Old Vic will present a rolling schedule of performances to socially distanced audiences throughout the autumn.

HBO Max Expands Max Originals Programming With International Series Photo HBO Max Expands Max Originals Programming With International Series
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 22, 2020

 HBO Max has unveiled an expanded slate of acclaimed international originals coming to the streamer.

Guest Blog: Playwright Willi Richards On Resurrecting RUSH With Rupert Everett Photo Guest Blog: Playwright Willi Richards On Resurrecting RUSH With Rupert Everett
by Marianka Swain - Jun 24, 2020

It is a very odd form that we have created - brittle, rough, exciting, intense, simple beyond belief - but somehow so honest that the play shines through in the voices of these excellent actors.

RUSH, A New Queer Comedy Play Reading With Rupert Everett To Be Streamed Online Photo RUSH, A New Queer Comedy Play Reading With Rupert Everett To Be Streamed Online
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2020

Rush, a new provocative comedy of modern manners by Willi Richards that was set to open in the West End this summer will be streamed online as a script-in-hand reading with Rupert Everett, Omari Douglas and Daniel Boyd, directed by Almeida Resident Director Joseph Winters.

BWW Review: WISE CHILDREN, BBC Culture in Quarantine Photo BWW Review: WISE CHILDREN, BBC Culture in Quarantine
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Apr 15, 2020

After a hugely successful debut in 2018 at London's Old Vic Theatre and a subsequent UK tour, Emma Rice's highly theatrical adaptation of Angela Carter's Wise Children is a welcome and absurdist addition to the BBC's Culture in Quarantine series, filmed at York Theatre Royal in 2019.

WISE CHILDREN Comes To BBC iPlayer Today Photo WISE CHILDREN Comes To BBC iPlayer Today
by Stephi Wild - Apr 9, 2020

Wise Children today announce that Angela Carter's Wise Children, their critically-acclaimed co-production with The Old Vic, Belgrade Theatre Coventry, Oxford Playhouse and York Theatre Royal, adapted and directed by Emma Rice, will be available to stream on BBC iPlayer from this weekend for 3 months as part of the BBC's Culture in Quarantine programme. It will also air on BBC 4 in May 2020 a?" date to be announced.

HBO Max To Be Exclusive US Streaming Home for 1980s Period Drama Series BOYS Photo HBO Max To Be Exclusive US Streaming Home for 1980s Period Drama Series BOYS
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 3, 2019

 HBO Max, the upcoming direct-to-consumer offering from WarnerMedia, will be the exclusive U.S. home of the period drama, Boys (working title), in partnership with Britain's Channel 4. Principal photography on the project began in October and is scheduled to air in the UK in 2020.

AIDS Drama BOYS Adds Neil Patrick Harris, Keeley Hawes, and More Photo AIDS Drama BOYS Adds Neil Patrick Harris, Keeley Hawes, and More
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 3, 2019

Variety reports that Russell T. Davies' upcoming series 'Boys' has cast its leads: Neil Patrick Harris, Keeley Hawes, and Olly Alexander.

Neil Patrick Harris to Star in Channel 4 Drama BOYS from Russell T Davies Photo Neil Patrick Harris to Star in Channel 4 Drama BOYS from Russell T Davies
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 3, 2019

Neil Patrick Harris, Keeley Hawes, Stephen Fry, Tracy Ann Oberman, Shaun Dooley, Omari Douglas, Callum Scott Howells and Lydia West also star in the 5-part series charting the joy and heartbreak of four friends during a decade in which everything changed

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