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Wake Up With BWW 2/3: COME FROM AWAY to Be Filmed, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 2/3: COME FROM AWAY to Be Filmed, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 3, 2021

Today's top stories: Come From Away to be filmed for release, Jon M. Chu will direct the Wicked movie, and more!

VIDEO: On This Day, February 3- Happy Birthday, Nathan Lane! Photo VIDEO: On This Day, February 3- Happy Birthday, Nathan Lane!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 3, 2021

On this day we're celebrating the birthday of acclaimed star of stage and screen, the great Nathan Lane!

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For Charles Xiuzhi Dong's AFTER CLASS Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For Charles Xiuzhi Dong's AFTER CLASS
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2020

Director Charles Xiuzhi Dong's topical live-action short film tells the universal story of a mother who is willing to do whatever it takes to help her child. Having only recently begun its festival run the film has just been awarded the top Oscar Qualifying prize at Short Shorts Film Festival and Asia, in Japan.

Charles Xiuzhi Dong's AFTER CLASS Shares The Struggles Of A Poverty-Stricken Single P Photo Charles Xiuzhi Dong's AFTER CLASS Shares The Struggles Of A Poverty-Stricken Single Parent
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 28, 2020

Director Charles Xiuzhi Dong's topical live-action short film tells the universal story of a mother who is willing to do whatever it takes to help her child. Having only recently begun its festival run the film has just been awarded the top Oscar Qualifying prize at Short Shorts Film Festival and Asia, in Japan.

VIDEO: Nathan Lane Talks PENNY DREADFUL, Broadway's Re-Opening, President Trump, and  Photo VIDEO: Nathan Lane Talks PENNY DREADFUL, Broadway's Re-Opening, President Trump, and More
by Stage Tube - Jun 24, 2020

Nathan Lane recently sat down with Collider to discuss his new series Penny Dreadful: City of Angels.

VIDEO: Nathan Lane Gives Stephen Colbert A Tour of His Showbiz Memorabilia Photo VIDEO: Nathan Lane Gives Stephen Colbert A Tour of His Showbiz Memorabilia
by Stage Tube - Apr 23, 2020

Nathan Lane logged into The Late Show with Stephen Colbert last night for a chat!

VIDEO: Nathan Lane Chats His New Role on PENNY DREADFUL: CITY OF ANGELS, Terrence McN Photo VIDEO: Nathan Lane Chats His New Role on PENNY DREADFUL: CITY OF ANGELS, Terrence McNally, His Stage Career, and More!
by Stage Tube - Apr 12, 2020

Nathan Lane was profiled today on CBS Sunday Morning, to chat about his role on the television series Penny Dreadful: City of Angels.

Nathan Lane and Laurie Metcalf Will Lead a DEATH OF A SALESMAN Revival in 2021 Photo Nathan Lane and Laurie Metcalf Will Lead a DEATH OF A SALESMAN Revival in 2021
by Stephi Wild - Feb 8, 2020

The rumors are true! Nathan Lane and Laurie Metcalf will lead a revival of Death of a Salesman. While not officially announced, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that the long-rumored production will come to Broadway in spring 2021.

Wake Up With BWW 2/3: Jerry Herman Memorial Tonight, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 2/3: Jerry Herman Memorial Tonight, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 3, 2020

Today's top stories: Broadway gathers to remember Jerry Herman tonight, and more!

Everything to Know About the MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Movie! Photo Everything to Know About the MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Movie!
by Linnae Medeiros - Sep 11, 2019

Now you know! As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Stephen Sondheim's musical Merrily We Roll Along is coming to the big screen starring Ben Platt and Beanie Feldstein! To prepare you to meet the movers and shapers of Merrily, we're giving you our guide to the big screen adaptation, including a look at the history of the show and a peek at the cast. Check it all out!

Blake Jenner Joins the Cast of Netflix Social Thriller WHAT / IF Photo Blake Jenner Joins the Cast of Netflix Social Thriller WHAT / IF
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 31, 2018

Blake Jenner has joined the cast of Netflix's WHAT/IF. Jenner will play Sean. He joins previously announced Renée Zellweger and Jane Levy.

Stephen King & Joe Hill Novella IN THE TALL GRASS Starts Filming in Toronto for Netfl Photo Stephen King & Joe Hill Novella IN THE TALL GRASS Starts Filming in Toronto for Netflix
by Tori Hartshorn - Aug 8, 2018

Stephen King & Joe Hill Novella IN THE TALL GRASS starts filming in Toronto for Netflix.  Patrick Wilson, Laysla De Oliveira and Harrison Gilbertson star in the film, directed by Vincenzo Natali.

CYRANO, Starring Peter Dinklage, Begins Run at Goodspeed Musicals Photo CYRANO, Starring Peter Dinklage, Begins Run at Goodspeed Musicals
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2018

Casting of Goodspeed Musicals' Cyrano is complete. Film and TV actor Blake Jenner will play Christian. He joins previously announced Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning actor Peter Dinklage, who will play Cyrano alongside film actress Haley Bennett as Roxanne in this bold new musical.

CYRANO Starring Peter Dinklage Finds Full Cast; Blake Jenner and More Photo CYRANO Starring Peter Dinklage Finds Full Cast; Blake Jenner and More
by Julie Musbach - Jun 27, 2018

Casting of Goodspeed Musicals' Cyrano is complete. Film and TV actor Blake Jenner will play Christian. He joins previously announced Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning actor Peter Dinklage, who will play Cyrano alongside film actress Haley Bennett as Roxanne in this bold new musical.

Nathan Lane to Be Honored at Drama League Gala This November Photo Nathan Lane to Be Honored at Drama League Gala This November
by Julie Musbach - Jun 13, 2018

The Drama League has announced that film, television, and theater icon Nathan Lane is the Honoree for the organization's 35th Annual Benefit Gala: A Musical Celebration of Broadway.

ANGELS IN AMERICA's Nathan Lane Wins 2018 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor Photo ANGELS IN AMERICA's Nathan Lane Wins 2018 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2018

Nathan Lane has won the 2018 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play for ANGELS IN AMERICA.

It's Loverly! Meet the Cast of MY FAIR LADY- Now in Previews! Photo It's Loverly! Meet the Cast of MY FAIR LADY- Now in Previews!
by Julie Musbach - Mar 15, 2018

Lincoln Center Theater's upcoming production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady is officially in previews! Get to know the cast below as they begin Broadway performances!

Nathan Lane Rumored to Be in Talks to Star as Willy Loman Opposite Laurie Metcalf Photo Nathan Lane Rumored to Be in Talks to Star as Willy Loman Opposite Laurie Metcalf
by Julie Musbach - Mar 7, 2018

Nathan Lane is currently on Broadway starring in ANGELS IN AMERICA on Broadway, reprising his role in London's National Theatre production. Now according to Variety, Lane may be in the initial stages of taking on an even more classic theatre role: Willy Loman in DEATH OF A SALESMAN.

An Epic Returns: Meet the Cast of ANGELS IN AMERICA- Now in Previews! Photo An Epic Returns: Meet the Cast of ANGELS IN AMERICA- Now in Previews!
by Danielle Gutierrez - Feb 25, 2018

The epic story returns. Tony Kushner's two-part play, ANGELS IN AMERICA makes its way back to Broadway tonight! A cast led by Tony nominee Andrew Garfield and two-time Tony winner Nathan Lane will begin previews tonight at the Neil Simon Theatre with Part 1: Millennium Approaches. Get to know the cast below as they begin Broadway performances!

Kristine Nielsen to Star in Theresa Rebeck's New Comedy THE WAY OF THE WORLD at D.C.' Photo Kristine Nielsen to Star in Theresa Rebeck's New Comedy THE WAY OF THE WORLD at D.C.'s Folger Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2018

Folger Theatre continues its 2017/18 season with The Way of the World, a new comedy freely adapted from the classic play by William Congreve. Written and directed by renowned author Theresa Rebeck (Mauritus and Seminar and Broadway; creator and head writer of TV's Smash), the production will star Tony Award nominee Kristine Nielsen (Present Laughter, You Can't Take It With You, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike on Broadway).

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