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Date of Birth: March 06, 1947 (73)

Birth Place: Bronx, NY, USA
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.

TCM Classic Film Festival to Open with WHEN HARRY MET SALLY Reunion Photo TCM Classic Film Festival to Open with WHEN HARRY MET SALLY Reunion
by TV News Desk - Nov 29, 2018

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will kick off the 10th annual TCM Classic Film Festival on Thursday, April 11th with a 30th anniversary screening of the seminal romantic comedy When Harry Met Sally... with beloved stars Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan and acclaimed director/producer Rob Reiner in attendance. The 2019 TCM Classic Film Festival, held in the heart of Hollywood April 11th-14th, marks the 10th annual celebration of classic films on the big screen from TCM. The TCM network will also celebrate its 25th anniversary on closing night of the festival.

The 2019 Tribeca Film Festival Presents THIS IS SPINAL TAP, REALITY BITES Photo The 2019 Tribeca Film Festival Presents THIS IS SPINAL TAP, REALITY BITES
by TV News Desk - Nov 19, 2018

The band's getting back together again at the 18th Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T. This Is Spinal Tap will return to the big screen for the iconic mockumentary's 35th anniversary at the 2019 Festival. Generation X will also have a comeback for the 25th anniversary of Reality Bites. The storytellers behind the cult classics will be on hand for cast and creator reunions. The 2019 Tribeca Film Festival runs April 24 - May 5.

Photo Coverage: Billy Crystal Presented Friars Icon Award by Robert De Niro Photo Photo Coverage: Billy Crystal Presented Friars Icon Award by Robert De Niro
by Stephen Sorokoff - Nov 13, 2018

When you enter the Friars Club on 55th street the world immediately becomes a better place. The first space you encounter is the Billy Crystal Room where you hear the laughter and the animated conversations as Friars share stories with one another. Last night in only the 8th time in the Club's 114-year history The Icon Award was presented by Robert De Niro to Billy Crystal at the Ziegfeld Ballroom to a capacity filled New York/Hollywood audience. The Icon Award honors individuals whose extraordinary accomplishment raise the standard of entertainment and positively redefines our culture. Billy is following in the footsteps of entertainment icons Douglas Fairbanks, Cary Grant, Frank Sinatra, Martin Scorsese, and Robert De Niro.

RI Film & TV Office's Steven Feinberg Will Moderate THE PRINCESS BRIDE: AN INCONCEIVA Photo RI Film & TV Office's Steven Feinberg Will Moderate THE PRINCESS BRIDE: AN INCONCEIVABLE EVENING WITH CARY ELWES
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2018

Steven Feinberg, Executive Director of the Rhode Island Film & Television Office will moderate the talkback and Q & A with star Cary Elwes following a screening of The Princess Bride at The VETS in Providence on November 2, 2018. The event The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes, is on sale now.

VIDEO: On This Day, October 22- Happy Birthday, Marc Shaiman! Photo VIDEO: On This Day, October 22- Happy Birthday, Marc Shaiman!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 22, 2018

On this day we celebrate legendary composer of stage and screen, the great Marc Shaiman!

Bryan Cranston, Tina Fey and More to Present Julia Louis-Dreyfus with the Mark Twain  Photo Bryan Cranston, Tina Fey and More to Present Julia Louis-Dreyfus with the Mark Twain Prize
by TV News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

The Kennedy Center today unveiled an all-star lineup and new producers for the 21st annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, which this year will celebrate Julia Louis-Dreyfus. Under the direction of the creative team from Done + Dusted, the Kennedy Center's new producing partner for the Mark Twain Prize, the cast will feature many of Louis-Dreyfus's admirers, friends, and collaborators, including Stephen Colbert, Bryan Cranston, Tina Fey, Ilana Glazer, Tony Hale, Abbi Jacobson, Keegan-Michael Key, Kumail Nanjiani, and Jerry Seinfeld. The live Gala Performance will take place on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 8:00 p.m. ET in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall, and will be taped by WETA Washington, D.C.

Emmy Award Winner Jeff Beal And BIS Records Present The Release Of The 'House Of Card Photo Emmy Award Winner Jeff Beal And BIS Records Present The Release Of The 'House Of Cards Symphony'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2018

JEFF BEAL House of Cards Symphony, House of Cards Fantasy for flute and orchestra, Six Sixteen for guitar and chamber orchestra, Canticle for string orchestra, Concerto for flute and orchestra - Sharon Bezaly, flute, Jason Vieaux, guitar, Jeff Beal, conductor, Norrkoping Symphony Orchestra - BIS 2299 SACD - 2 SACDs - Total time 132:23

TO ALL THE BOYS I'VE LOVED BEFORE is Now Available on Netflix Photo TO ALL THE BOYS I'VE LOVED BEFORE is Now Available on Netflix
by TV News Desk - Aug 17, 2018

TO ALL THE BOYS I'VE LOVED BEFORE launches globally on Netflix Friday, August 17th.

Stephanie Miller, John Fugelsang, And Margaret Cho Come to Athaneum Theatre This Fall Photo Stephanie Miller, John Fugelsang, And Margaret Cho Come to Athaneum Theatre This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2018

Stephanie Miller's Sexy Liberal Blue Wave Tour, an all new limited run tour starring Miller, John Fugelsang and special guest Margaret Cho comes to Chicago's Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport Ave., for one night only, Saturday, Oct. 27 at 8 p.m. With just three shows on this very special mid-term tour; fans of political comedy and more will want to be a part of creating the big blue wave that is going to hit Congress in November.  Stephanie Miller's Sexy Liberal Blue Wave Tour is hugely entertaining, passionately progressive and a deeply inappropriate resistance movement.  

Have Fun Stormin' The Castle As VTA Cool Films Presents THE PRINCESS BRIDE Photo Have Fun Stormin' The Castle As VTA Cool Films Presents THE PRINCESS BRIDE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2018

Victoria Theatre Association continues the popular 2018-2019 Cool Films Series with the classic medieval comedy, THE PRINCESS BRIDE. Show times are July 13-14 at 7 p.m. and July 15 at 3 p.m. Tickets are $6 and passbooks of 10 tickets are $39 and can be purchased in advance or one hour prior to the film.

FST Announces Special Event Featuring Dick Smothers Of The Smothers Brothers
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2018

Florida Studio Theatre (FST) is pleased to announce a special event that has just been added to the 10th Anniversary Sarasota Improv Festival lineup-That's My Song: An Intimate Evening with Dick Smothers, a celebration of comedy legends Tommy and Dick Smothers, more commonly known as The Smothers Brothers. Remembered today as popular American comedians and musicians, The Smothers Brothers were among the first to perform improvised material onstage as part of their musical comedy performances. At this special event, Florida Studio Theatre will recognize the group's artistic contributions to improv at its milestone Improv Festival. FST's Managing Director Rebecca Hopkins will lead an in-depth interview with the one and only Dick Smothers, followed by a fully improvised hip-hop homage to the Brothers' groundbreaking work performed by North Coast, New York City's premier hip-hop comedy team. Single tickets are $20 each for non-Festival pass-holders, or just $10 for Festival pass-holders. Tickets are now on sale at (941) 366-9000 or www.floridastudiotheatre.org.

BWW Picks Stars We'd Love to See in Female GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS Photo BWW Picks Stars We'd Love to See in Female GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2018

Our team put our heads together to figure out who we'd want to appear in the production! Check out some of our picks below - and join in the coversation on Facebook and Twitter to share your thoughts!

Emmy Winning Comedian Paul Mecurio Announces New Off-Broadway Show PERMISSION TO SPEA Photo Emmy Winning Comedian Paul Mecurio Announces New Off-Broadway Show PERMISSION TO SPEAK
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2018

Emmy and Peabody Award-winning comedian, Paul Mecurio, announces his new Off-Broadway show: PERMISSION TO SPEAK WITH PAUL MECURIO. With over a decade of television appearances including his own comedy special, his longtime association with Stephen Colbert through multiple stand-up appearances on and as being the opening act for The Late Show, and headlining comedy shows throughout the U.S. and Europe, Mecurio is prepared for this next great challenge. PERMISSION TO SPEAK WITH PAUL MECURIO will play at the Jerry Orbach Theater at NY's Theater Center (1627 Broadway, New York), with previews beginning Monday, July 16, 2018 and opening night scheduled for Monday, July 23, 2018.

FOX Sports Films Acquires THEY FIGHT Boxing Documentary from Argent Pictures and Comm Photo FOX Sports Films Acquires THEY FIGHT Boxing Documentary from Argent Pictures and Common's Freedom Road Productions
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2018

FOX Sports Films Acquires THEY FIGHT Boxing Documentary from Argent Pictures and Common's Freedom Road Productions

Breaking: Andy Karl Will Replace Steve Kazee as Star of PRETTY WOMAN on Broadway Photo Breaking: Andy Karl Will Replace Steve Kazee as Star of PRETTY WOMAN on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2018

Three-time Tony Award nominee and Laurence Olivier Award winner Andy Karl will star as 'Edward Lewis' in PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL on Broadway. Karl will assume the role from Steve Kazee who departs the production for family reasons.

Kennedy Center to Award Julia Louis-Dreyfus the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Hu Photo Kennedy Center to Award Julia Louis-Dreyfus the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2018

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will present the 21st annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor to Julia Louis-Dreyfus on Sunday, October 21, 2018 in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall. The Prize, which is named to honor one of the world's greatest humorists, will be given at a gala performance featuring some of the biggest names in comedy. This year's ceremony marks the 21st consecutive year that the Kennedy Center's marquee comedy award will be presented and broadcast nationally. On-sale and ticketing information for this event will be available at a later date, and sponsorship packages for the Mark Twain Prize gala performance are on sale now.

VIDEO: Watch the First Trailer for Upcoming Woody Harrelson & James Marsden-Led SHOCK Photo VIDEO: Watch the First Trailer for Upcoming Woody Harrelson & James Marsden-Led SHOCK AND AWE
by TV News Desk - May 18, 2018

Shock And Awe is based on the true events of Knight Ridder journalists who were the only ones who “got it right” in the lead-up to the 2003Iraq War when they questioned the true nature of the Bush White House's justification for the conflict.

VTA'S 2018 Summer Cool Films Series Announced! Photo VTA'S 2018 Summer Cool Films Series Announced!
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2018

Victoria Theatre Association's announces the 201 Summer Cool Films Series line-up running July 6-Aug. 26, plus titles for Reel Late at the Vic late night movies!  Passbooks and -new- individual tickets for the series go on sale May 14 at Ticket Center Stage.  Call (937) 228-3630, toll free (888) 228-3630 or purchase online at www.ticketcenterstage.com.

Bruce Willis to Star as Mike Tyson's Trainer in Upcoming Drama CORNERMAN Photo Bruce Willis to Star as Mike Tyson's Trainer in Upcoming Drama CORNERMAN
by TV News Desk - May 7, 2018

According to Entertainment Weekly, Bruce Willis has signed on to star in the upcoming drama Cornerman as legendary boxing trainer Cus D'Amato, IMR International announced Monday.

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