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London
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Tom Hooper won the Academy Award for directing for "The King's Speech". The film was nominated for twelve Oscars, more than any other film that year, and won Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, and Best Original Screenplay. "The King's Speech" won seven BAFTA awards, including Best Film and ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: London

Bio:
Tom Hooper won the Academy Award for directing for "The King's Speech". The film was nominated for twelve Oscars, more than any other film that year, and won Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, and Best Original Screenplay. "The King's Speech" won seven BAFTA awards, including Best Film and ... (read complete bio)
MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON's Laura Linney Wins 2020 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
by - Sep 17, 2021

Laura Linney has won the 2020 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play for MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON.

UN D√ćA COMO HOY: CATS cerraba en Broadway Photo UN D√ćA COMO HOY: CATS cerraba en Broadway
by Nuria Pedret - Sep 10, 2021

El espect√°culo se despidi√≥ del Winter Garden Theatre tras haberse mantenido durante tres a√Īos como el musical con mayor permanencia en cartel

Student Blog: In the Heights and Cats: Why the Team Behind Movie Musicals is so Impor Photo Student Blog: In the Heights and Cats: Why the Team Behind Movie Musicals is so Important
by Student Blogger: Paige Rosko - Jun 15, 2021

Seeing both of these movies and comparing their teams has shown that Hollywood needs to let Broadway people work on movie musicals. There is an understanding that Broadway people have of musicals that Hollywood people don't. 

Sacha Baron Cohen to Receive Comedic Genius Award at 2021 MTV MOVIE & TV AWARDS Photo Sacha Baron Cohen to Receive Comedic Genius Award at 2021 MTV MOVIE & TV AWARDS
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 6, 2021

Baron Cohen will become only the fourth recipient of the highly-coveted award, which honors an actor who has made incomparable contributions to the world of comedy, providing a major influence through their work and transforming the genre at-large.

VIDEO: Rebel Wilson Wasn't Cast As The Lead In School Musicals Photo VIDEO: Rebel Wilson Wasn't Cast As The Lead In School Musicals
by Stage Tube - Mar 30, 2021

'Pitch Perfect' star Rebel Wilson has stolen the show in countless films, but she admits that during her high school years, she was never cast as a lead role in musicals.

Amanda Seyfried Wins Montecito Award at 36th Santa Barbara International Film Festiva Photo Amanda Seyfried Wins Montecito Award at 36th Santa Barbara International Film Festival
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 9, 2021

Amanda Seyfried will receive the Montecito Award at the 36th annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Seyfried will be honored on Friday, April 9th and will be recognized for her impressive career and performance in David Fincher’s MANK from Netflix, for which she recently received Golden Globe and Critic’s Choice nominations.

Wake Up With BWW 1/6: Jackie Hoffman Joins ISAAC@CAFECARLYLE, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 1/6: Jackie Hoffman Joins ISAAC@CAFECARLYLE, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 6, 2021

Today's top stories: get a sneak peek at Isaac Mizrahi's ISAAC@CAFECARLYLE with Jackie Hoffman, BroadwayHD announces January lineup, and more!

HBO & BBC One Renew HIS DARK MATERIALS, Starring Lin-Manuel Miranda, For A Third Seas Photo HBO & BBC One Renew HIS DARK MATERIALS, Starring Lin-Manuel Miranda, For A Third Season
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 22, 2020

HBO and BBC One have renewed the drama series HIS DARK MATERIALS for a third season, it was announced today by Francesca Orsi, Executive Vice President, HBO Programming. Production on the eight-episode third season is slated to begin in Cardiff in 2021.

BWW Feature: The Singing Actor Versus The Acting Singer Photo BWW Feature: The Singing Actor Versus The Acting Singer
by Drew Maidment - Dec 21, 2020

Hollywood has always had a love affair with musicals. Whether it be Golden Age classics, ambitious Broadway adaptations, or animated adventures, American audiences flock to theaters to see a film that features some toe-tappin’ tunes. 

BWW Review: ALICE IN THE PANDEMIC at White Snake Projects Photo BWW Review: ALICE IN THE PANDEMIC at White Snake Projects
by Andrew Child - Oct 25, 2020

When performance spaces were shuttered, many companies shuttered their imaginations in solidarity with the rows of seats, choosing to hibernate until they could return to live, in-person events and allowing both to collect dust in the meantime.

VIDEO: Watch an All New Trailer For Season Two of HIS DARK MATERIALS Starring Lin-Man Photo VIDEO: Watch an All New Trailer For Season Two of HIS DARK MATERIALS Starring Lin-Manuel Miranda
by Stage Tube - Oct 24, 2020

Season two of the HBO drama series His Dark Materials, starring Lin-Manuel Miranda, debuts Monday, November 16 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT). The series will air on HBO and be available to stream on HBO Max.

Lin-Manuel Miranda Stars in Season Two of HIS DARK MATERIALS, Premiering Nov. 16 Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda Stars in Season Two of HIS DARK MATERIALS, Premiering Nov. 16
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 12, 2020

Season two of the HBO drama series HIS DARK MATERIALS debuts MONDAY, NOVEMBER 16 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT). The series will air on HBO and be available to stream on HBO Max.

VIDEO: Jason Derulo Reacts to his CATS Acting on THE KELLY CLARKSON SHOW Photo VIDEO: Jason Derulo Reacts to his CATS Acting on THE KELLY CLARKSON SHOW
by Stage Tube - Sep 16, 2020

Jason Derulo looks back at the last time he visited 'The Kelly Clarkson Show,' including the jaw-dropping moment where he impersonated a feline on all fours. Plus, he talks about his new single, 'Take You Dancing,' and all the crazy things he's done to stay entertained during quarantine.

VIDEO: Watch New Trailers for Season Two of HIS DARK MATERIALS, Featuring Lin-Manuel  Photo VIDEO: Watch New Trailers for Season Two of HIS DARK MATERIALS, Featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda
by Stage Tube - Aug 28, 2020

Debuting this November, the second season of HIS DARK MATERIALS begins after Lord Asriel has opened a bridge to a new world, and, distraught over the death of her best friend, Lyra follows Asriel into the unknown.

BWW Blog: Diana and the Future of Professionally Recorded Shows Photo BWW Blog: Diana and the Future of Professionally Recorded Shows
by Student Blogger: Kat Mokrynski - Aug 25, 2020

Dianaa??s release on Netflix is unique because it is going to be on the streaming site before its opening night in 2021.

LES MISERABLES Starring Hugh Jackman is Now Streaming on Netflix Photo LES MISERABLES Starring Hugh Jackman is Now Streaming on Netflix
by Kelle Long - Aug 17, 2020

Feeling a little miserable these days? Netflix has you covered. The 2012 film adaptation of LES MISERABLES is now available to stream!

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman on Why Ryan Reynolds is 'Furious' About His Emmy Nomination, and  Photo VIDEO: Hugh Jackman on Why Ryan Reynolds is 'Furious' About His Emmy Nomination, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2020

Hugh Jackman recently chatted with Entertainment Tonight's Rachel Smith about his recent Emmy nomination, his life at home during quarantine, and more.

Samantha Barks to Play First Solo West End Concert This September Photo Samantha Barks to Play First Solo West End Concert This September
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 30, 2020

Frozen UK's snow queen, Samantha Barks, is set to make her West End solo concert debut this September at the Adelphi Theatre.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of April 27 - CATS Blu-Ray, SEA WALL/A LIFE Au Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of April 27 - CATS Blu-Ray, SEA WALL/A LIFE Audiobook, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 29, 2020

Need something new to read or watch? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases including Cats on Blu-Ray, Sea Wall/A Life audiobook, and more!

Hugh Jackman Shares Thoughts on a Potential Re-Casting of Wolverine Photo Hugh Jackman Shares Thoughts on a Potential Re-Casting of Wolverine
by Stephi Wild - Apr 18, 2020

Hugh Jackman recently chatted with The Daily Beast, where he discussed his thoughts on a potential future re-casting of Wolverine.

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