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VIDEO: Beanie Feldstein Discusses Telling Her Mother About FUNNY GIRL Casting PhotoVIDEO: Beanie Feldstein Discusses Telling Her Mother About FUNNY GIRL Casting
by Michael Major - October 28, 2021

In a recent interview with Seth Meyers, Beanie Feldstein discusses how she told her mom she was cast as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl on Broadway. Plus, she discusses taking her partner to see Hamilton and playing Monica Lewinsky.
VIDEO: Beanie Feldstein Talks FUNNY GIRL Revival on LIVE! With Kelly & Ryan PhotoVIDEO: Beanie Feldstein Talks FUNNY GIRL Revival on LIVE! With Kelly & Ryan
by Michael Major - October 11, 2021

Watch Beanie Feldstein's appearance on LIVE! With Kelly and Ryan as she talks about her upcoming role in Funny Girl, her friendship with Ben Platt, and playing Monica Lewinsky in American Crime Story: Impeachment.
Video: Beanie Feldstein Takes the Stage in FUNNY GIRL First Trailer! PhotoVideo: Beanie Feldstein Takes the Stage in FUNNY GIRL First Trailer!
by A.A. Cristi - October 6, 2021

Golden Globe Award nominee Beanie Feldstein ('American Crime Story: Impeachment;' Hello, Dolly!) takes the stage in the first teaser trailer for the upcoming revival of Funny Girl! Watch here...
Photo: First Look at Beanie Feldstein as Fanny Brice in FUNNY GIRL! PhotoPhoto: First Look at Beanie Feldstein as Fanny Brice in FUNNY GIRL!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - October 6, 2021

It was announced today that Golden Globe Award nominee Beanie Feldstein ('American Crime Story: Impeachment;' Hello, Dolly!) will be joined by Tony and Olivier Award nominee Ramin Karimloo (Les Misérables, Anastasia) as 'Nick Arnstein,' in the Broadway revival of Funny Girl. Get a first look at Beanie Feldstein in character!
FUNNY GIRL Adds Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch & Jared Grimes; Previews Begin This March  PhotoFUNNY GIRL Adds Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch & Jared Grimes; Previews Begin This March At the August Wilson Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - October 6, 2021

Excited for FUNNY GIRL's return to Broadway? We've got casting news today about Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch and Jared Grimes joining the cast for the first Broadway revival of FUNNY GIRL.
VIDEO: Beanie Feldstein Talks About Accidentally Manifesting Her Starring Role in FUN PhotoVIDEO: Beanie Feldstein Talks About Accidentally Manifesting Her Starring Role in FUNNY GIRL
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - September 8, 2021

Beanie Feldstein stopped by The Tonight Show to chat with Jimmy Fallon about the upcoming Funny Girl revival and starring as Fanny Brice! She also brought a picture from her third birthday party, where the theme was, fittingly, Funny Girl!
Lea Michele Celebrates Beanie Feldstein Casting In FUNNY GIRL PhotoLea Michele Celebrates Beanie Feldstein Casting In FUNNY GIRL
by Joshua Wright - August 16, 2021

It was announced last week that Beanie Feldstein will lead the first Broadway revival of FUNNY GIRL this spring. Lea Michele, who was previously tapped for a Ryan Murphy produced revival of the show that never materialized and brought many of the show's iconic songs to the mainstream for a new generation of fans on GLEE, has commented on the casting.
VIDEO: Recap the Greatest Stars of FUNNY GIRL PhotoVIDEO: Recap the Greatest Stars of FUNNY GIRL
by Nicole Rosky - August 15, 2021

Though Barbra Streisand remains Broadway's most beloved Fanny, plenty of legends have taken on the role over the last six decades.
VIDEO: The Best of Beanie Feldstein- Broadway's New Fanny Brice! PhotoVIDEO: The Best of Beanie Feldstein- Broadway's New Fanny Brice!
by Nicole Rosky - August 11, 2021

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier today, Funny Girl has found its Fanny! Golden Globe Award nominee Beanie Feldstein (Booksmart; Hello, Dolly!) will star as 'Fanny Brice' in the first Broadway revival of Funny Girl. How do you know the new Miss Brice? Let's review some of her career highlights!
Beanie Feldstein Will Lead Broadway Revival of FUNNY GIRL PhotoBeanie Feldstein Will Lead Broadway Revival of FUNNY GIRL
by Stephi Wild - August 11, 2021

The upcoming Broadway revival, directed by Michael Mayer, will come to Broadway in spring 2022, at a theatre to be announced. Read more about all we know so far here!
FUNNY GIRL Broadway Revival is Aiming to Begin Performances in April 2022 PhotoFUNNY GIRL Broadway Revival is Aiming to Begin Performances in April 2022
by Stephi Wild - August 7, 2021

No information has been released on who has been cast in these roles, but there were previously rumors that Lady Gaga would take on the iconic role of Fanny. More recent rumors on the internet pointed to the possibility of Idina Menzel leading the production, but those rumors were also never confirmed. Last year, Rosie O'Donnell revealed that she would be playing Mrs. Brice, but this does not appear to be true, as the production is looking to cast that role.
Rosie O'Donnell Confirms She Will Play Mrs. Brice in FUNNY GIRL Revival PhotoRosie O'Donnell Confirms She Will Play Mrs. Brice in FUNNY GIRL Revival
by Stephi Wild - July 19, 2020

Rosie O'Donnell further confirmed the longstanding rumor that a revival of Funny Girl is coming to Broadway with Rosie in the role of Mrs. Brice, Fanny Brice's mother.