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TIMMY FAILURE: MISTAKES WERE MADE Debuts on Disney+ Today Photo TIMMY FAILURE: MISTAKES WERE MADE Debuts on Disney+ Today
by TV News Desk - Feb 7, 2020

Disney's “Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made,” an original movie based on the best-selling book of the same name, debuts today, streaming only on Disney+. The film, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival 2020 last week where it received overwhelmingly positive reviews, follows the hilarious exploits of our quirky, deadpan hero, Timmy Failure, who, along with his 1,500-pound polar bear partner Total, operates Total Failure Inc., a Portland detective agency.

VIDEO: Disney+ Releases Trailer for TIMMY FAILURE: MISTAKES WERE MADE, plus World Pre Photo VIDEO: Disney+ Releases Trailer for TIMMY FAILURE: MISTAKES WERE MADE, plus World Premiere Photo Round-Up
by Bonnie Lynn Wagner - Feb 1, 2020

TIMMY FAILURE: MISTAKES WERE MADE, becomes a movie on the streaming network Disney+ this month on February 7th, and a trailer was just released to get fans of the series excited. The cast just hosted a World Premiere Viewing Party, and BroadwayWorld Books has photos of the night to share, as well as the trailer and a bonus clip from the movie to get everyone excited for the upcoming release!

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Julie Taymor & More Will Host Events at Sundance Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda, Julie Taymor & More Will Host Events at Sundance
by TV News Desk - Jan 16, 2020

Sundance Institute will curate dozens of offscreen events, including behind-the-scenes panels on the art of filmmaking, musical performances and a?" around the theme of Imagined Futures a?" a public Bonfire and several extended post-screening conversations (known as IF Screenings), at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival taking place in Park City, Salt Lake City, and Sundance, Utah, January 23 through February 2, 2020.

Disney+ to Premiere TIMMY FAILURE: MISTAKES WERE MADE on February 7 Photo Disney+ to Premiere TIMMY FAILURE: MISTAKES WERE MADE on February 7
by TV News Desk - Jan 7, 2020

The Disney+ original movie, “Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made,” will premiere on Friday, February 7, 2020 streaming exclusively on the service. Today, Disney+ shared a first look at the film!

Adam Sandler Returns To Mohegan Sun Arena Photo Adam Sandler Returns To Mohegan Sun Arena
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2019

Over the past 30 years, Adam Sandler, has enjoyed phenomenal success as a comedian, actor, writer, producer and musician. Sandler brings his 100% Fresher comedy act to Mohegan Sun Arena on Friday, March 20th at 8:00pm.

Stampede & Steel Springs Pictures to Produce Feature Film ALICE from Krystin Ver Lind Photo Stampede & Steel Springs Pictures to Produce Feature Film ALICE from Krystin Ver Linden
by TV News Desk - Sep 16, 2019

Greg Silverman's Stampede and Peter Lawson's Steel Springs Pictures announced today that they will produce and co-finance the feature film ALICE, which Krystin Ver Linden will direct from her original screenplay. The film will mark Stampede's second feature to go into production and the first feature made under Peter Lawson's Steel Springs Pictures banner. Filming is due to commence in Louisiana in early 2020.   

Untitled Thriller Starring Matt Damon Sets Release Date Photo Untitled Thriller Starring Matt Damon Sets Release Date
by TV News Desk - Sep 5, 2019

Variety reports that a drama starring Matt Damon will be released on November 6, 2020. Tom McCarthy directs the currently untitled script. 

Disney Plus Announces Six New Titles and Showcases Exciting Slate of Highly Anticipat Photo Disney Plus Announces Six New Titles and Showcases Exciting Slate of Highly Anticipated Original Series and Films at D23 Expo 2019
by TV News Desk - Aug 23, 2019

This afternoon, Disney+ made its D23 Expo debut with its first-ever showcase presentation, announcing six new series in development and revealing key details about the highly anticipated streaming service to an enthusiastic audience at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim. The event showcased the sweeping array of talent with in-person and video appearances from the stars of Disney+'s slate of originals from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, and National Geographic and included sneak peeks, trailer premieres, and exclusive news about the service and its upcoming projects. Actress Yvette Nicole Brown, who stars in the Disney+ original film “Lady and the Tramp,” hosted the lively presentation, welcoming Kevin Mayer, chairman, Direct-to-Consumer & International, to the stage to kick off the show.

Abigail Breslin Joins Upcoming Film STILLWATER Photo Abigail Breslin Joins Upcoming Film STILLWATER
by TV News Desk - Jul 30, 2019

It was announced Abigail Breslin will star alongside Matt Damon in the Tom McCarthy-directed “Stillwater,” according to a Variety exclusive.

Toronto International Film Festival announces TIFF Tribute Awards Gala Photo Toronto International Film Festival announces TIFF Tribute Awards Gala
by TV News Desk - Jun 27, 2019

Joana Vicente and Cameron Bailey, Co-Heads of TIFF, today announced the TIFF Tribute Gala, an annual awards fundraiser to support TIFF's year-round programmes and core mission to transform the way people see the world through film, and to celebrate the film industry's outstanding contributors. The event takes place Monday, September 9 at the Fairmont Royal York, during the 44th Toronto International Film Festival. To recognize their leadership in creating a union between social impact and cinema, the TIFF Tribute Gala will introduce the new TIFF Impact Award. Participant Media will receive the inaugural award, which will be accepted by Founder and Chairman Jeff Skoll and CEO David Linde, marking an incredible 15 years of social action through storytelling. The TIFF Tribute Gala will also include the new Mary Pickford Award, honouring a female emerging talent in the industry. The inaugural award is given this year in celebration of United Artists' 100th anniversary. The recipient of this award, as well as additional honourees for the TIFF Tribute Gala, will be announced in the coming weeks.

VIDEO: Russell Crowe is Roger Ailes in THE LOUDEST VOICE Trailer Photo VIDEO: Russell Crowe is Roger Ailes in THE LOUDEST VOICE Trailer
by Stage Tube - May 9, 2019

SHOWTIME has released the official poster and trailer for its highly anticipated seven-part limited series THE LOUDEST VOICE, starring Academy Award® and Golden Globe® winner Russell Crowe as Fox News founder Roger Ailes. THE LOUDEST VOICE will premiere onSunday, June 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

VIDEO: Russell Crowe is Fox News Founder Roger Ailes in THE LOUDEST VOICE Photo VIDEO: Russell Crowe is Fox News Founder Roger Ailes in THE LOUDEST VOICE
by Stage Tube - Apr 16, 2019

SHOWTIME has announced that it will premiere its highly-anticipated seven-part limited series THE LOUDEST VOICE, starring Academy Award® and Golden Globe® winner Russell Crowe as Fox News founder Roger Ailes, on Sunday, June 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Production is currently underway in New York City.

Josh Charles Joins Cast of Showtime's THE LOUDEST VOICE Photo Josh Charles Joins Cast of Showtime's THE LOUDEST VOICE
by TV News Desk - Mar 21, 2019

SHOWTIME has announced that Emmy and Golden Globe® nominated actor Josh Charles (The Good Wife) will play a recurring role in the network's upcoming limited series THE LOUDEST VOICE about Fox News founder Roger Ailes. The series, led by Academy Award® and Golden Globe winner Russell Crowe (Gladiator, A Beautiful Mind), is based on extensive reporting by Gabriel Sherman in his bestselling book, The Loudest Voice in the Room. Production is currently underway in New York City. 

Announcing The Cast And Creative Team Of Diversionary's 20th Anniversary Production O Photo Announcing The Cast And Creative Team Of Diversionary's 20th Anniversary Production Of HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

At long last, Hedwig comes to Diversionary! This iconic musical is an integral part of the LGBT theater canon and truly rocked the musical form when it debuted Off Broadway 20 years ago. It has since been made into a movie, enjoyed productions all over the world, and had its Broadway debut starring Neil Patrick Harris, winning the Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical. Our 20th anniversary production will find a thrilling new aesthetic and a renewed authenticity as we conclude a nationwide casting search for the right gender non-binary performer to fill Hedwig's boots! Get ready to rock!

Previews Begin Tonight For Jessica Dickey's THE CONVENT Photo Previews Begin Tonight For Jessica Dickey's THE CONVENT
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

Previews begin tonight for the world premiere production of The Convent, a new play by critically acclaimed playwright Jessica Dickey (The Amish Project, Charles Ives Take Me Home), directed by Daniel Talbott.

MARY POPPINS RETURNS, CRAZY RICH ASIANS Among HUMANITAS Prize Nominees Photo MARY POPPINS RETURNS, CRAZY RICH ASIANS Among HUMANITAS Prize Nominees
by TV News Desk - Nov 27, 2018

Fifty-eight film and television writers have been named finalists for The 44 th Annual HUMANITAS Prize, it was announced today by HUMANITAS Executive Director Cathleen Young and President Ali LeRoi. The writers are nominated for their work in the 30-minute Comedy, 60-minute Drama, Children's Teleplay, Independent Feature Film, Drama Feature Film, Comedy Feature Film, Family Feature Film and Documentary categories. The HUMANITAS Prize was created to honor film and television writers whose work inspires compassion, hope, and understanding in the human family.

Alfonso Cuaron to Receive Sonny Bono Visionary Award at the Palm Springs Film Festiva Photo Alfonso Cuaron to Receive Sonny Bono Visionary Award at the Palm Springs Film Festival
by TV News Desk - Nov 27, 2018

The 30th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) will present Alfonso Cuarón with the Sonny Bono Visionary Award at its annual Film Awards Gala for Roma. The Film Awards Gala, hosted by Mary Hart and Entertainment Tonight and presented by American Express, will be held on Thursday, January 3 at the Palm Springs Convention Center. The Festival runs January 3-14.   

Disney's CHRISTOPHER ROBIN Comes Home on Digital and Blu-ray Today Photo Disney's CHRISTOPHER ROBIN Comes Home on Digital and Blu-ray Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2018

On Nov. 6, Disney's 'Christopher Robin,' the wondrous, live-action film in which Winnie the Pooh and friends venture into mid-century London to help grown-up Christopher Robin (Ewan McGregor), arrives instantly on Digital and Movies Anywhere and on Blu-ray and DVD with captivating, behind-the-scenes extras. The fun-filled tale features A.A. Milne's TIMELESS characters from THE HUNDRED Acre Wood - Pooh, Tigger, Piglet, Eeyore, Kanga, Roo, Rabbit and Owl - making their first appearance as three-dimensional characters who remind Christopher Robin, and viewers of all ages, to appreciate the simple pleasures in life.

Douglas Taurel Honors Veterans And Remembers World War I On Veterans Day Photo Douglas Taurel Honors Veterans And Remembers World War I On Veterans Day
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2018

On November 11, 2018 (Veterans Day), Douglas Taurel, actor and creator of the acclaimed solo show The American Soldier, will perform his new play An Americans Soldier's Journey Home at the Hoboken Museum in Hoboken, NJ at 4 pm.

Sienna Miller, Seth MacFarlane, Simon McBurney, and Annabelle Wallis Join Roger Ailes Photo Sienna Miller, Seth MacFarlane, Simon McBurney, and Annabelle Wallis Join Roger Ailes Limited Series on Showtime
by TV News Desk - Oct 12, 2018

SHOWTIME has announced that Golden Globe® nominee Sienna Miller (Layer Cake), Oscar® nominee and Emmy® winner Seth MacFarlane (Family Guy), Screen Actors Guild Award® nominee Simon McBurney (The Theory of Everything) and Annabelle Wallis (Peaky Blinders, The Mummy) have joined the cast of the network's upcoming eight-episode limited series about Fox News founder Roger Ailes. Based on extensive reporting by Gabriel Sherman for his bestselling book, The Loudest Voice in the Room, the series stars Academy Award® and Golden Globe winner Russell Crowe (Gladiator, A Beautiful Mind) in the title role and Academy Award nominee Naomi Watts as Gretchen Carlson. Crowe also serves as an executive producer on the series. Emmy nominee Kari Skogland (The Handmaid's Tale) will direct the first two episodes. Production is set to begin next month in New York.  

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