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VIDEO: Angelina Jolie on New Film UNBROKEN: 'Hardest Thing I've Ever Done'
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 25, 2014

Angelina Jolie speaks exclusively to NBC's Tom Brokaw about directing "Unbroken," a film that profiles World War II hero and former Olympic distance runner Louis Zamperini.

12 YEARS A SLAVE Tops BAFTA Awards; GRAVITY Takes Six Honors - All the Winners!
by Movies News Desk - Feb 17, 2014

The BAFTA Awards -- the EE British Academy Film Awards took place on 16 February at The Royal Opera House in London's Covent Garden. Stephen Fry returned to host this year's ceremony, which was broadcast on BBC One in the UK and in all major territories around the world. Scroll down for the full list of winners!

VIDEO: First Trailer for Angelina Jolie's UNBROKEN
by Movies News Desk - Feb 16, 2014

Academy Award-winner Angelina Jolie directs and produces UNBROKEN, an epic drama that follows the incredible life of Olympian and war hero Louis 'Louie' Zamperini (Jack O'Connell) who, along with two other crewmen, survived in a raft for 47 days after a near-fatal plane crash in WWII-only to be caught by the Japanese Navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp. Watch the first trailer below!

GRAVITY, 12 YEARS A SLAVE Lead 2014 BAFTA Nominations; Full List Announced
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 8, 2014

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the nominations for the 2014 EE British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) and Gravity leads with 11 nominations, while 12 Years a Slave and American Hustle each received 10 nominations.

Vintage Theatre Presents Shadowlands By William Nicholson October 11 - November 10, 2013
by Robert Diamond - Oct 10, 2013

Reserved British author C.S. Lewis (The Chronicles of Narnia) was used to discussing love in the abstract. But when he meets the outspoken Joy Davidman, he is forced to confront his own feelings of love and loss. This intimate and epic love story shows how Lewis and Davidman are both unexpectedly transformed by their faith, doubt, and the power of the heart.

John Magaro Boards Angelina Jolie's UNBROKEN
by Tyler Peterson - Oct 7, 2013

According to Deadline, NOT FADE AWAY's John Magaro has signed on to join Jack O'Connell and Garrett Hedlund in Angelina Jolie's upcoming film UNBROKEN.

Garrett Hedlund Joins Angelina Jolie's UNBROKEN
by Tyler Peterson - Sep 18, 2013

Based on The New York Times bestselling book 'Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption' by Laura Hillenbrand ('Seabiscuit: An American Legend'), Unbroken is set to begin production later this month. Jolie, who is joined on the project by fellow producers Matthew Baer (City by the Sea) and Erwin Stoff (The Day the Earth Stood Still), has been a fierce champion of bringing this incredible story of Louis 'Louie' Zamperini's bravery and heroism to the big screen. Joining the behind-the-scenes crew are an accomplished team, led by ten-time Oscar-nominated cinematographer Roger Deakins (Skyfall), who comes aboard as director of photography, and Jon Hutman (In the Land of Blood and Honey), who reteams with Jolie as the film's production designer.

Angelina Jolie's UNBROKEN Set for Christmas 2014 Release
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 10, 2013

Universal Pictures today announced that UNBROKEN, the new film directed by Angelina Jolie, will be released in North American theaters on December 25, 2014.

Official: Cameron Mackintosh Announces Russell Crowe & Hugh Jackman for LES MIS Film
by Robert Diamond - Sep 10, 2011

It's been speculated on all week, but it's now officially been announced that Working Title's live-action film adaptation of Cameron Mackintosh's hit stage musical LES MISERABLES by Boublil and Schonberg will directed by Tom Hooper (The King's Speech) and written by William Nicholson and will star Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe. Universal Pictures are releasing the film worldwide.

BWW Review: Mustard Seed Theatre's Touching Production of SHADOWLANDS
by Chris Gibson - Feb 1, 2011

Writer William Nicholson's play SHADOWLANDS, which was adapted from his 1985 television screenplay, takes a look at the life of C.S. Lewis, focusing its attention on the relationship between the famous author and an American fan named Joy Gresham that he wound up marrying. It's a superbly constructed work that's touching and surprisingly funny, and Mustard Seed Theatre has mounted a wonderful production that's sparked by flawless direction and brilliant performances.

Mustard Seed Theatre Presents SHADOWLANDS, 1/28-2/13
by Chris Gibson - Dec 28, 2010

SHADOWLANDS is based on the real-life story of C.S. Lewis, who unexpectedly falls in love with young American poet Joy Gresham. A romance with a bittersweet ending, by William Nicholson, with direction by Deanna Jent. The cast includes B.Weller, Terry Meddows, Richard Lewis, Michael Brightman, Jackson Mabry and Resident Artists Carmen Larimore Russell, Kelley Ryan as Joy Gresham and Gary Barker as C.S. Lewis.

L.A. Theatre Works On the Air Presents Shadowlands 6/19
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2010

Beginning Saturday, June 19, L.A. Theatre Works Radio Theatre Series will air Shadowlands by William Nicholson, starring Arthur Hanket, Harriet Harris, Nicholas Hormann, Martin Jarvis, Christopher Neame, Kenneth Schmidt and W. Morgan Sheppard.

L.A. Theatre Works On the Air Presents Shadowlands 6/19
by Gabrielle Sierra - Jun 14, 2010

Beginning Saturday, June 19, L.A. Theatre Works Radio Theatre Series will air Shadowlands by William Nicholson, starring Arthur Hanket, Harriet Harris, Nicholas Hormann, Martin Jarvis, Christopher Neame, Kenneth Schmidt and W. Morgan Sheppard.

Simon Jones to Star in Guthrie's 'Shadowlands'; Complete Casting Annouced
by Faetra Petillo - Oct 8, 2008

The Guthrie today announced casting for William Nicholson's Shadowlands, directed by Joe Dowling. English actor Simon Jones (The Home Place, 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy') returns to Minneapolis, playing C.S. Lewis alongside Guthrie favorite Charity Jones (Jane Eyre, A Christmas Carol), who will play his wife Joy Gresham Davidman. Shadowlands begins previews November 1, opening November 7 and continuing through December 21 on the McGuire Proscenium Stage.

Single Tickets for Guthrie Season On Sale July 7th
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2008

On the heels of a record-breaking public on-sale for Little House on the Prairie, single tickets for the 2008-09 season go on sale Monday, July 7 at 10 a.m.

Single Tickets for Guthrie Season On Sale July 7th
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2008

On the heels of a record-breaking public on-sale for Little House on the Prairie, single tickets for the 2008-09 season go on sale Monday, July 7 at 10 a.m.

'Shadowlands' Transfers to Novello Theatre by Popular-Demand
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2007

Following rave reviews, which made the limited eleven-week season a complete sell-out at Wyndham's Theatre, and therefore due to public demand, the first major revival of William Nicholson's award-winning play Shadowlands will transfer to the Novello Theatre, opening on Friday December 21, for a limited nine-week season.

Dance, Dee, Standing to Enter 'Shadowlands' in West End
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2007

Charles Dance will return to the West End to star as 'C.S. Lewis' in the first major revival of William Nicholson's award-winning play Shadowlands.

Baltimore/Washington Backstage - May 19, 2006
by Charles Shubow - May 19, 2006

A weekly theater column for the Baltimore/Washington area

Gladiator Musical May Lunge Onto West End Stages
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2006

According to The New York Post's Liz Smith, the Oscar-winning 2000 film Gladiator might be charging onto a West End stage

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