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Date of Birth: March 27, 1930
Date of Death: November 07, 1980 (50)

Birth Place: Beech Grove, IN, USA
Drury Lane Theatre Announces Casting For MAMMA MIA! Photo Drury Lane Theatre Announces Casting For MAMMA MIA!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2019

Drury Lane Theatre announces casting for its production of the international megahit Mamma Mia!, with music and lyrics by Benny Andersson and Bj rn Ulvaeus, some songs with Stig Anderson, and book by Catherine Johnson. Originally conceived by Judy Craymer, Mamma Mia! is directed by Artistic Director William Osetek and choreographed by Jane Lanier with music direction by Roberta Duchak. Mamma Mia! runs February 7 April 14, 2019, at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. The press opening is scheduled for Thursday, February 21 at 8:00 p.m.

Tony Nominee Carrie Coon Joins Steppenwolf Ensemble Photo Tony Nominee Carrie Coon Joins Steppenwolf Ensemble
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2019

Award-winning actor Carrie Coon to the world-renowned Steppenwolf ensemble.

WIDOWS Arrives on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD on February 5 Photo WIDOWS Arrives on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD on February 5
by TV News Desk - Jan 4, 2019

From Academy Award® Winner Steve McQueen*, the director of 12 Years a Slave, and from Gillian Flynn, the writer of Gone Girl, comes a powerful thriller with a stellar cast, including Oscar® Winner Viola Davis**, Michelle Rodriguez, Elizabeth Debicki and Cynthia Erivo. Four women — with nothing in common except a debt left by their dead husbands' criminal acts — conspire to take fate into their own hands.

Cynthia Erivo Nominated for BAFTA's Rising Star Award Photo Cynthia Erivo Nominated for BAFTA's Rising Star Award
by TV News Desk - Jan 3, 2019

Today, the five nominees for this year's prestigious EE Rising Star Award were announced at BAFTA's headquarters, 195 Piccadilly in London.

Make A Joyful Noise! Tony Winner Cynthia Erivo Signs With Verve Records Photo Make A Joyful Noise! Tony Winner Cynthia Erivo Signs With Verve Records
by Paul Smith - Dec 18, 2018

Get ready for some new music from Emmy, Grammy and Tony Award winner Cynthia Erivo. According to Billboard, Cynthia Erivo has signed to Verve Records and plans to start on a new album in 2019. 

Palm Springs International Film Festival Announces Festival Line-Up Photo Palm Springs International Film Festival Announces Festival Line-Up
by TV News Desk - Dec 17, 2018

 The 30th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) announced that the festival's opening night will be the screening of All is True directed by Kenneth Branagh on Friday, January 4.  The festival will close with Ladies in Black, directed by Bruce Beresford on Sunday, January 13. The Festival will screen 223 films from 78 countries, including 48 premieres (4 World, 13 North American and 31 U.S.) from January 3-14, 2019.  The line-up includes a focus on cinema from France, India and Mexico, Premieres, Talking Pictures, Book to Screen, Special Presentations, FLOS: Foreign Language Oscar Submissions, Gay!La, Local Spotlight, Modern Masters, True Stories, World Cinema Now, a 30-film retrospective of selections from past festivals (free screenings sponsored by Desert Care Network and National Endowment for the Arts), and more.   

Video: Annaleigh Ashford and Jake Gyllenhaal Reunite For A Sondheim Duet! Photo Video: Annaleigh Ashford and Jake Gyllenhaal Reunite For A Sondheim Duet!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2018

Tony award-winner Annaleigh Ashford is gearing up for her own Live From Lincoln Center solo show, and it looks like some special friends will be joining her. Today, she posted this video of a rehearsal with her Sunday In the Park With George co-star Jake Gyllenhaal. Get a short peek of the two performing the closing number, 'Move On' below!

Photo Flash: The Hollywood Reporter Hosts Annual Women In Entertainment Breakfast Photo Photo Flash: The Hollywood Reporter Hosts Annual Women In Entertainment Breakfast
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2018

This morning, The Hollywood Reporter, along with presenting sponsor Lifetime, hosted their 27th annual Women in Entertainment breakfast at MILK Studios in Los Angeles. Speeches were given by Viola Davis, Kesha, Monica Lewinsky, Awkwafina, Lena Dunham, Lupita Nyong'o, Chadwick Boseman, Danai Gurira, Nina Jacobson and Hannah Gadsby at the event where college scholarships were awarded.

Ovation Sets Winter Programming Slate Photo Ovation Sets Winter Programming Slate
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2018

Ovation, America's only arts network, is warming up the winter months with a slate of premium artistic and cultural programming that includes Travel Man, The Pacific: In the Wake of Captain Cook with Sam Neill, the two-part original Ovation special Destination France: The Birthplace of Luxury, and the return of its classic movie strand Red Carpet Cinema every Friday night.

Production Wraps On Coming Of Age Teen Comedy THIS IS THE YEAR Photo Production Wraps On Coming Of Age Teen Comedy THIS IS THE YEAR
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2018

Production has officially wrapped in Alabama on the coming-of-age teen comedy “This is the Year” starring breakout actor Lorenzo Henrie (“Fear the Walking Dead”) and Gregg Sulkin (Marvel's “Runaways,” “Faking It”). David Henrie (“Wizards of Waverly Place,” “Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2”) is directing the film and wrote the screenplay with Bug Hall, Pepe Portillo and Sienna Aquilinni.

Cynthia Erivo Will Play The Hawaii Theatre Center Photo Cynthia Erivo Will Play The Hawaii Theatre Center
by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2018

Cynthia Erivo will play The Hawaii Theatre Center next year! The Broadway superstar will present her solo show 'Ballads of Broadway' on March 16, 2019.

Photo Coverage: WIDOWS Premiere and Casamigos Cocktails at Brooklyn Academy of Music Photo Photo Coverage: WIDOWS Premiere and Casamigos Cocktails at Brooklyn Academy of Music
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2018

Casamigos joined 20th Century Fox on Sunday for the premiere of their critically acclaimed new film, WIDOWS, starring Viola Davis, Liam Neeson, Michelle Rodriguez and Colin Farrell at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.

Viola Davis, Michael Urie, Harvey Fierstein & More Just Added at 92Y Photo Viola Davis, Michael Urie, Harvey Fierstein & More Just Added at 92Y
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2018

92nd Street Y has just added some brand-new Broadway talks to its fall lineup! Check out the newly announced shows below!

Idris Elba & Kwame Kwei-Armah's TREE Among First Commissions for Manchester Internati Photo Idris Elba & Kwame Kwei-Armah's TREE Among First Commissions for Manchester International Festival; Full List
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2018

Manchester International Festival (MIF) today announces the first artists for its 2019 programme, with each commission set to offer a distinctive and very personal take on how we relate to today's world. MIF19 takes place from 4-21 July 2019, with artists from across the globe creating an enormous variety of new work in spaces throughout the city.

Jim Carrey, Emilia Clarke, and More Win 2018 British Academy Britannia Awards Photo Jim Carrey, Emilia Clarke, and More Win 2018 British Academy Britannia Awards
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2018

The British Academy Britannia Awards presented by Jaguar Land Rover and American Airlines was held at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills on October 26, 2018.

Viola Davis, Kathleen Kennedy, and More to Present at the British Academy Britannia A Photo Viola Davis, Kathleen Kennedy, and More to Present at the British Academy Britannia Awards
by TV News Desk - Oct 23, 2018

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles (BAFTA Los Angeles) is pleased to announce the full list of presenters for the 2018 British Academy Britannia Awards. This year's presenters include Viola Davis, Kathleen Kennedy, Jon Favreau, Matthew Macfadyen, Peter Farrelly, David Benioff and D.B. Weiss.

Cynthia Erivo and Shoshana Bean To Headline the Apollo with Holiday Concert Photo Cynthia Erivo and Shoshana Bean To Headline the Apollo with Holiday Concert
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2018

On Monday, December 17, Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award Winner Cynthia Erivo and Billboard #1 recording artist Shoshana Bean star in a one-night-only Holiday Concert Event, Night Divine, at Harlem's World Famous Apollo Theater.

Comedy Legend Bob Newhart Headlines The McCallum Theatre For One Hilarious Night Photo Comedy Legend Bob Newhart Headlines The McCallum Theatre For One Hilarious Night
by David Green - Oct 17, 2018

The McCallum Theatre presents Bob Newhart on Saturday, November 17, at 8:00 pm. One of the most important, influential, and beloved figures in the history of American comedy, Chicago native Bob Newhart has been entertaining audiences around the world for over 50 years. Bob has enjoyed success in television and films as well and hosted the "Tonight Show" an astonishing 87 times. His early TV effort, the "Bob Newhart Variety Show," earned an Emmy Award and a Peabody Award and was followed by the television success of "The Bob Newhart Show" (1972-1978) and "Newhart" (1982-1990). He has appeared in over 14 feature films, including Elf, On a Clear Day You Can See Forever, Catch 22 and Legally Blonde 2, and has starred with the likes of Steve McQueen, Bobby Darin, Barbara Streisand, Madeline Kahn and Walter Matthau. He's also provided character voices for major animated films.

Houston Cinema Arts Festival Announces 2018 Lineup Photo Houston Cinema Arts Festival Announces 2018 Lineup
by TV News Desk - Oct 15, 2018

The Houston Cinema Arts Society is pleased to announce the full lineup of films, guest artists, live performances, and interactive elements that will populate the 2018 Houston Cinema Arts Festival – as it celebrates its milestone 10th anniversary – from November 8 – 12 at Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Rice Cinema, White Oak Music Hall, Cafe? Brasil, and additional partner venues across the City of Houston.

I AM RICHARD PRYOR Documentary Coming to Paramount Network Photo I AM RICHARD PRYOR Documentary Coming to Paramount Network
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2018

“I Am Richard Pryor,” a glimpse into the life of a revolutionary stand-up, will be produced for Paramount, according to Variety.

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