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Date of Birth: March 06, 1947 (73)

Birth Place: Bronx, NY, USA
Production Underway For Robin Wright's Directorial Debut LAND Photo Production Underway For Robin Wright's Directorial Debut LAND
by TV News Desk - Oct 18, 2019

Production is currently underway in Alberta, Canada on Land, the feature directorial debut from Golden Globe winner Robin Wright. Wright directs and stars in the film written by Jesse Chatham with revisions by Erin Dignam.   Co-starring with Wright is Oscar and ALMA Nominee Demián Bichir.  Joining them in the cast is Kim Dickens (Gone Girl).  Land is produced by Allyn Stewart, Lora Kennedy, and Big Beach's Peter Saraf and Leah Holzer.  Wright will executive produce alongside John Sloss & Steve Farneth of Cinetic Media with Nomadic Pictures' Chad Oakes & Mike Frislev. Focus Features will distribute domestically, and Universal Pictures International will handle foreign distribution.

PRAYERS OF A SAINT A Short Film By Santho Goonewardene, Will Screen At The La Femme I Photo PRAYERS OF A SAINT A Short Film By Santho Goonewardene, Will Screen At The La Femme International Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2019

PRAYERS OF A SAINT, a dramatic short film written and directed by Santho Goonewardene, will be featured in the 15th Annual LA Femme International Film Festival on Saturday, October 19th at 2PM, 2019 at LA Live in downtown Los Angeles. The film is also entered into competition at the 10th Annual Oaxaca FilmFest in Oaxaca, Mexico, Oct. 7, 2019 and the Official Latino Film and Arts Festival in Palm Desert, California on Nov. 1, 2019.

THE BRONX, USA, A Celebration of the Dynamic Diversity of the Bronx, Debuts Oct. 30,  Photo THE BRONX, USA, A Celebration of the Dynamic Diversity of the Bronx, Debuts Oct. 30, Exclusively on HBO
by TV News Desk - Oct 15, 2019

From the team behind HBO's 'If You're Not in the Obit, Eat Breakfast,' THE BRONX, USA, debuting WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30 (9:00-10:25 p.m. ET/PT), follows producer George Shapiro as he returns to his hometown of the Bronx. Revisiting the streets, stores and memories of his childhood, Shapiro reflects on the singularity of the borough he grew up in and the close friendships he made there that have stood the test of time.

Star of Stage and Screen Rip Taylor Dies Photo Star of Stage and Screen Rip Taylor Dies
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2019

BroadwayWorld is sad to report that Rip Taylor, known for his appearances on both stage and screen died on Sunday, October 6, 2019 at 84 in Beverly Hills CA.

Hamptons International Film Festival's FOR SAMA & KIFARU Directors Talk Documentaries Photo Hamptons International Film Festival's FOR SAMA & KIFARU Directors Talk Documentaries On Tom Needham's SOUNDS OF FILM
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2019

PRAYERS OF A SAINT Will Screen At The La Femme International  Film Festival Photo PRAYERS OF A SAINT Will Screen At The La Femme International  Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2019

PRAYERS OF A SAINT, a dramatic short film written and directed by Santho Goonewardene, will be featured in the 15th Annual LA Femme International Film Festival on Saturday, October 19th at 2PM, 2019 at LA Live in downtown Los Angeles. The film is also entered into competition at the 10th Annual Oaxaca FilmFest in Oaxaca, Mexico, Oct. 7, 2019 and the Official Latino Film and Arts Festival in Palm Desert, California on Nov. 1, 2019.

VIDEO: Jessica Hecht Talks SEINFELD on TODAY SHOW Photo VIDEO: Jessica Hecht Talks SEINFELD on TODAY SHOW
by Stage Tube - Sep 25, 2019

Jessica Hecht, who played George's girlfriend Lindsay, on Seinfeld, recalls, 'They were such a genius system of making it funny, and George making it funny that you just kind of plugged yourself in and people would scream with laughter.a?? Watch the clip from 'Today Show' below!

19th Annual The 24 Hour Plays Gala To Honor Kathy Bates; Tickets On Sale Now Photo 19th Annual The 24 Hour Plays Gala To Honor Kathy Bates; Tickets On Sale Now
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2019

Academy Award-winning actor Kathy Bates will be honored at its 19th Annual The 24 Hour Plays Broadway Gala.

RAM DASS Film's Jamie Catto & Krishna Das Talk Enlightenment On TOM NEEDHAM'S SOUNDS  Photo RAM DASS Film's Jamie Catto & Krishna Das Talk Enlightenment On TOM NEEDHAM'S SOUNDS OF FILM
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2019

BECOMING NOBODY director, Jamie Catto and vocalist Krishna Das are Tom Needham's special guests on Thursday, August 29th at 6 pm on WUSB's THE SOUNDS OF FILM.

The 24 Hour Plays Gala To Honor Kathy Bates in Partnership with LE&RN Photo The 24 Hour Plays Gala To Honor Kathy Bates in Partnership with LE&RN
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2019

Today, The 24 Hour Plays announced that Academy Award-winning actor Kathy Bates will be honored at its 19th Annual The 24 Hour Plays Broadway Gala, as part of the organization's partnership with The Lymphatic Education & Research Network (LE&RN).

Faith-Based Sports Drama FULL COUNT Finds North America Distribution Photo Faith-Based Sports Drama FULL COUNT Finds North America Distribution
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2019

Buckhead Film Group and Reel One Entertainment Worldwide announced today that Vertical Entertainment has acquired the North American rights for Robert Eagar's faith-based sports drama, FULL COUNT. The film is slated for a U.S. theatrical and VOD release on Friday, October 25, 2019.

HBO Announces Documentary Slate for Second Half of 2019 Photo HBO Announces Documentary Slate for Second Half of 2019
by TV News Desk - Jul 25, 2019

HBO has confirmed their slate of thought-provoking documentaries for the second half of 2019, including: Roger Ross Williams' THE APOLLO, an insider's look at the history and legacy of the legendary Apollo Theater; Susan Lacy's VERY RALPH, the intimate story of fashion icon Ralph Lauren; Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato and Diane von Furstenberg's LIBERTY: MOTHER OF EXILES, a revealing, up-close look at one of the most beloved icons in the world; and McMILLIONS, from executive producer Mark Wahlberg and directors James Lee Hernandez and Brian Lazarte, a documentary series chronicling the stranger-than-fiction story of how an ex-cop rigged McDonald's Monopoly game promotion for over a decade and stole millions.

Margaret Hoover's FIRING LINE Returns Amid Rapid Audience Growth & Considerable Media Photo Margaret Hoover's FIRING LINE Returns Amid Rapid Audience Growth & Considerable Media Attention
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2019

FIRING LINE WITH MARGARET HOOVER returns to PBS for a second season of spirited debate focusing on the most important issues facing our democracy today. Host Margaret Hoover will once again bring together the brightest minds and freshest voices from across the political spectrum, along with thought leaders and cultural figures, to engage in a contest of ideas.

CNN Presents Six-Part Original Series THE MOVIES Photo CNN Presents Six-Part Original Series THE MOVIES
by TV News Desk - Jun 11, 2019

Emmy Award-winning executive producers Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman and Mark Herzog bring The Movies to CNN on Sunday, July 7, at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The new six-part CNN Original Series explores American cinema through the decades and the cultural, societal and political shifts that framed its evolution. Combining archival footage and interviews with leading actors, directors, producers, critics and historians, the series showcases the most pivotal moments in film that have stirred the imagination and influenced our culture.

getTV To Air 30 Episodes Of 70s Hit ALL IN THE FAMILY Before ABC Reboot Photo getTV To Air 30 Episodes Of 70s Hit ALL IN THE FAMILY Before ABC Reboot
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2019

In advance of the 90-minute prime-time event “Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons','' airing Wednesday, May 22 at 8:00 p.m. ET on The ABC Television Network, getTV will air 30 all-time favorite episodes of the original groundbreaking 1970s comedy series every night May 13-17 beginning at 7 ET.  One of television's most popular and acclaimed series, “All in the Family” starred Carroll O'Connor and Jean Stapleton as Archie and Edith Bunker, with Rob Reiner and Sally Struthers as Mike and Gloria Stivic. The show originally aired from January 12, 1971 to April 8, 1979 and won 22 Emmy Awards out of 56 total nominations.

Scoop: Coming Up on Sundance Now This May and June Photo Scoop: Coming Up on Sundance Now This May and June
by TV News Desk - Apr 29, 2019

Below please find the full list of titles that will be begin streaming on Sundance Now starting in May and June. Should you need more information, or screeners to review, please let us know.

Turner Classic Movies Celebrates 25th Anniversary Photo Turner Classic Movies Celebrates 25th Anniversary
by TV News Desk - Apr 9, 2019

Turner Classic Movies (TCM), considered throughout the industry as the definitive home of classic film and the leading authority on the genre, will celebrate its 25th anniversary on April 14th, 2019. Over the past 25 years, the iconic network has offered movie lovers cinematic treasures that highlight the entire spectrum of film history, uncut and commercial-free. To celebrate its silver anniversary, TCM will present an extensive on-air programming salute throughout the entire month of April showcasing popular programing from the TCM vault including six TCM originally produced specials such as Robert Osborne's Best of Private Screenings and Live From The TCM Classic Film Festival: Norman Lloyd, as well as airing double features of The Best of The Essentials. Additionally, the network will air a two-week special primetime tribute with 25 of TCM's biggest fans joining TCM Host Ben Mankiewicz as guest programmers with on-air dedications of their favorite films. The network will also launch an exclusive 25thanniversary merchandise collection featuring original archival artwork reflecting the legacy of TCM as well a commemorative 25thanniversary wine through the TCM Wine Club.

Director of Steve Bannon Film THE BRINK To Be Guest On Tom Needham's SOUNDS OF FILM Photo Director of Steve Bannon Film THE BRINK To Be Guest On Tom Needham's SOUNDS OF FILM
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2019

Acclaimed director, Alison Klayman, will be Tom Needham's exclusive guest this Thursday at 6 pm on WUSB's THE SOUNDS OF FILM. She will be talking about her new film, THE BRINK, which follows the embattled former White House chief strategist, Steve Bannon, as he travels around the world trying to promote extreme nationalism.

Garry Marshall Theatre Hosts A 12-Hour “Laverne & Shirley” Marathon In Memory Of  Photo Garry Marshall Theatre Hosts A 12-Hour “Laverne & Shirley” Marathon In Memory Of Penny Marshall
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2019

As a salute to the late Penny Marshall and her iconic character Laverne, the Garry Marshall Theatre opens its doors and invites all ages to share in a 12-hour "Laverne & Shirley" marathon on Sunday, January 27, 2019 from 10:00 am-10:00 pm.   Information can be found by visiting www.garrymarshalltheatre.org.   

SMART LOVE Opens In Los Angeles January 12th Photo SMART LOVE Opens In Los Angeles January 12th
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2019

LA Drama Critics Circle Award Winning Director Elina de Santos helms the contemporary comedy SMART LOVE opening January 12th at Pacific Resident Theatre in Los Angeles. The west coast premiere marks the second professionally produced full length play by writer/actor Brian Letscher. This and Letscher's previous work, WHEN THE LIGHTS COME ON, premiered at Jeff Daniels' The Purple Rose Theatre Company.

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