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Date Of Birth:
July 23, 1961 (60)
Birth Place:
Midland, TX, USA
Bio:
Harrelson first became known for his role as bartender Woody Boyd on the NBC sitcom Cheers (1985‚Äď1993), for which he won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series from a total of five nominations. He has also received three Academy Award nominations: Best Actor for ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: July 23, 1961 (60)

Birth Place: Midland, TX, USA

Bio:
Harrelson first became known for his role as bartender Woody Boyd on the NBC sitcom Cheers (1985‚Äď1993), for which he won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series from a total of five nominations. He has also received three Academy Award nominations: Best Actor for ... (read complete bio)
November Events Announced On Whidbey Island Photo November Events Announced On Whidbey Island
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 25, 2021

Whidbey Island Center for the Arts presents Peggy Guggenheim: Confessions of an Art Addict, The Seattle International Comedy Competition, A Morning with Nancy Pearl: Recommended Reads (Virtual), Cythara III, The State of American Journalism: Robert Merry in Conversation with Norman Pearlstine, Kiss the Ground (Film Screening), Classical Uncorked: Of Rum and Rebellion, and Celebrating the Gifts of Whidbey.

Tubi Sets Release for Star-Studded Original Animated Series THE FREAK BROTHERS Photo Tubi Sets Release for Star-Studded Original Animated Series THE FREAK BROTHERS
by Michael Major - Oct 19, 2021

The cast for the new series includes Woody Harrelson, John Goodman, Tiffany Haddish, Pete Davidson, Adam Devine, and Blake Anderson. The Freak Brothers is based on the cult classic underground comic series.

HBO Sports Sets Release for DEAR RIDER Documentary Photo HBO Sports Sets Release for DEAR RIDER Documentary
by Michael Major - Oct 13, 2021

Dear Rider is a celebration of the life and vision of Jake Burton Carpenter (1954-2019), the pioneer who propelled the sport of snowboarding into a global and cultural phenomenon. The documentary features interviews with Jake’s family, friends, and fellow snowboarders, including action sports icons Shaun White, Kelly Clark and Mark McMorris.

Producer Jamie Clark and Actor James Gaddas Join Forces To Create Gaddas & Clark Prod Photo Producer Jamie Clark and Actor James Gaddas Join Forces To Create Gaddas & Clark Productions
by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2021

Gaddas & Clark will initially produce small, power-packed productions based on classic books, finding new ways to tell these well-known stories with fresh interpretations and unexpected  twists. They are already collaborating with industry-leading figures to develop this work.  

Listen: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Zoey Deutch Photo Listen: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Zoey Deutch
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Jun 7, 2021

Today's episode features actress Zoey Deutch, who can be seen in Sony’s highly anticipated sequel to ZOMBIELAND for director Ruben Fleischer, starring opposite Jesse Eisenberg, Emma Stone and Woody Harrelson. She also can be seen in Ryan Murphy’s first series for Netflix THE POLITICIAN, starring opposite Ben Platt and Gwyneth Paltrow.

VIDEO: Wesley Snipes Talks COMING 2 AMERICA on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! Photo VIDEO: Wesley Snipes Talks COMING 2 AMERICA on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!
by Stage Tube - Mar 5, 2021

Wesley talks about auditioning for the first Coming to America movie several times before the part went to Eriq La Salle, hanging out with Eddie Murphy in New York City, being friends with Stevie Wonder, Stevie’s love of martial arts, playing chess with the very competitive Woody Harrelson, the US Olympic breakdancing team, and making Coming 2 America.

This Thanksgiving, Feast on Fun Films and Cooking Shows on Tubi Photo This Thanksgiving, Feast on Fun Films and Cooking Shows on Tubi
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 23, 2020

Tubi, FOX Entertainment‚Äôs free streaming platform, kicks off the holiday season by showcasing a variety of Thanksgiving favorites, along with the perfect at-home culinary class, ‚ÄúCook Like a Chef.‚ÄĚ ¬†Enjoy the season of gratitude with these festive family features.

DOC LA Los Angeles Documentary Film Festival Announces 2020 Awards Photo DOC LA Los Angeles Documentary Film Festival Announces 2020 Awards
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 18, 2020

DOC LA Los Angeles Documentary Film Festival announced 2020 Awards. Escape From Extinction, by Matthew R. Brady and American Humane, about the world's leading animal welfare specialists and top conservation scientists who protect and preserve species on the brink of extinction, was recognized with the Best Environmental Film Award.

KISS THE GROUND Will Premiere at Ojai Film Festival Photo KISS THE GROUND Will Premiere at Ojai Film Festival
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 9, 2020

Big Picture Ranch and the Ojai Film Festival collaborate to present a drive-in premiere of the critically acclaimed documentary ‚ÄúKiss the Ground.‚ÄĚ

Theater Stories: The Queens of SIX, WAITRESS Box Office Records and More About Brooks Photo Theater Stories: The Queens of SIX, WAITRESS Box Office Records and More About Brooks Atkinson Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2020

Today's Theater Stories features the Brooks Atkinson Theatre! Learn about the man for whom the theatre is named, how the theatre became a television studio for years, record-breaking hits like Waitress and more!

VIDEOS: Watch Clips From This Week's Episode of REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER Photo VIDEOS: Watch Clips From This Week's Episode of REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER
by Stephi Wild - Oct 24, 2020

Watch highlights from 'Real Time with Bill Maher' for Friday, October 23, 2020. 'Real Time with Bill Maher' airs Fridays at 10:00pm ET (10:00pm PT, tape delayed) on HBO, with additional replays throughout the week on HBO and HBO 2.

Vertical Entertainment Acquires Worldwide Rights to PAYBACK Photo Vertical Entertainment Acquires Worldwide Rights to PAYBACK
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 23, 2020

Vertical Entertainment has acquired the worldwide rights to crime drama Payback. The film marks the feature debut of director Joseph Mensch.

Open Door Calls On Industry For Support Photo Open Door Calls On Industry For Support
by Stephi Wild - Oct 22, 2020

In the wake of recent successes of Open Door participants including Sheyi Cole, Tobi King Bakare and Milly Zero, the founder of Open Door, David Mumeni, has called on the industry to support the organisation, and others championing new talent, to ensure progress isn't halted amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

2012 Debuts on 4K Ultra HD on January 19 Photo 2012 Debuts on 4K Ultra HD on January 19
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 21, 2020

From Roland Emmerich, director of The Day After Tomorrow and Independence Day, comes the ultimate action-adventure movie, exploding with groundbreaking special effects.

RATINGS: College Football Sparks CBS to Top Honors Photo RATINGS: College Football Sparks CBS to Top Honors
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 19, 2020

Here are the highlights of the seven ad-sustained programs that aired in primetime on the broadcast networks.

Magic Giant Debuts New Single 'Outta My Head' Photo Magic Giant Debuts New Single 'Outta My Head'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 2, 2020

Nearly a year after the release of their hit single 'Disaster Party,' alternative band MAGIC GIANT has done it again.

Global Performers Highlighted In MarshStream International Solo Fest Photo Global Performers Highlighted In MarshStream International Solo Fest
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 25, 2020

The Marsh announces the line-up for its first-ever digital global festival, MarshStream International Solo Fest, presenting performers aged 16 to 79 from across the nation and around the world, including Russia, Scotland, Israel, Canada, and Australia, as well as some of The Marsh's fan-favorites in a four day online marathon of 51 global works.

KISS THE GROUND Premieres on Netflix Sept. 22 Photo KISS THE GROUND Premieres on Netflix Sept. 22
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 18, 2020

KISS THE GROUND, is a powerful documentary exploring soil regeneration and its place as a compelling and effective solution to our planet's climate crisis, will be available on Netflix September 22, 2020. 

KISS THE GROUND Premieres on Netflix Sept. 22 Photo KISS THE GROUND Premieres on Netflix Sept. 22
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 31, 2020

KISS THE GROUND, is a powerful documentary exploring soil regeneration and its place as a compelling and effective solution to our planet's climate crisis, will be available on Netflix September 22, 2020. 

Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Marisa Tomei Photo Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Marisa Tomei
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Jul 6, 2020

Today's episode features stage and screen star Marisa Tomei, who talks about her latest project- The King of Staten Island. Listen along as she explains how she became involved with the project, how her improv background helped her on set with director Judd Apatow, and more. Plus, she reminisces about her Broadway return last year in The Rose Tattoo: 'We read it aloud for Williamstown,' she said. 'It's just so heavy on the page, and so vibrant and nuanced. And it speaks so specifically to what women feel inside.'

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