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It's Her Turn! Barbra Streisand's GYPSY Movie Finally Moving Forward with New Helmer
by Jessica Khan - April 11, 2016

Barbra Streisand will finally be singing 'Rose's Turn' now that her long-in-the-wings GYPSY film has found a director in RAIN MAN Oscar-winner Barry Levinson (who also wrote the book for Sheryl Crow's musical DINER).
John Travolta to Play 'Herbie' Opposite Lady Gaga as 'Louise' in Barbra Streisand's GYPSY Movie?
by Jessica Khan - October 1, 2015

Casting for Barbra Streisand's new GYPSY film is starting to move beyond rumors and clandestine meetings.
Barbra Streisand's GYPSY Movie 'Very Close' to Getting Green Light?
by Jessica Khan - September 1, 2015

Is it finally Rose's turn? Stage and screen legend Barbra Streisand's husband, actor James Brolin, just spoke to Extra about the likelihood of his wife's film remake of GYPSY getting the go-ahead.
Richard LaGravenese on GYPSY Updates, Barbra's Age, and More!
by Sally Henry Fuller - February 14, 2015

It's been one of the most talked about (and most stalled) musical projects of the past few years. Stage and screen legend Barbra Streisand has been working with Universal Pictures on a new big screen adaptation of the beloved Broadway musical GYPSY since 2011. This would be the third film of GYPSY having first been made in 1962 (starring Rosalind Russell) and then again in 1993 for television (starring Bette Midler). Screenwriter and THE LAST FIVE YEARS director Richard LaGravenese recently told Queerty.com that the screenplay has been finished since before Christmas.
GYPSY Movie Roundup - Everything We Know so Far!
by Nicole Rosky - February 12, 2015

It's been one of the most talked about (and most stalled) musical projects of the past few years. Stage and screen legend Barbra Streisand has been working with Universal Pictures on a new big screen adaptation of the beloved Broadway musical GYPSY since 2011. This would be the third film of GYPSY having first been made in 1962 (starring Rosalind Russell) and then again in 1993 for television (starring Bette Midler). Do you think the film will ever come to fruition? Catch up on what we know about the project so far!
Barbra Streisand Shares GYPSY Movie Update: 'We Are Re-Writing Now'
by Robert Diamond - September 27, 2014

While participating in a Twitter chat this evening to celebrate her newest album, PARTNERS, hitting #1 on the charts, the star fielded a question about the film from gossip maven Perez Hilton.
VIDEO: Barbra Streisand Talks Instagram, PARTNERS, GYPSY as 'Swan Song' and More
by BWW News Desk - September 16, 2014

Barbra Streisand stopped by ETOnline to talk about her new album PARTNERS (out today, September 16), as well as joining Instagram, the possible upcoming GYPSY movie as her 'swan song' and more. Watch the interview below!
Barbra Streisand on GYPSY Movie: 'I Think It's Possibly Gonna Happen'
by Tyler Peterson - September 11, 2014

Don't count out Barbra Streisand's long-gestating film adaptation of GYPSY quite yet.
GYPSY Movie Finds New Scribe; Barbra Streisand to Star AND Direct?
by BWW News Desk - July 31, 2014

As BWW previously reported, Matthew Warchus will not be joining Barbra Streisand as helmer for Universal's upcoming GYPSY big-screen adaptation, but now Nikki Finke writes that Babs could be considering a dual role as 'Mama Rose' and director for the project.
Barbra Streisand Says 'Call Stephen Sondheim' About GYPSY Film
by Nicole Rosky - June 6, 2013

Stage and screen legend Barbra Streisand is in the midst of a sold-out concert tour in Europe, and when asked by a fan in the audience about the status of the GYPSY film, she answered 'tell those people who want to know when I will start filming GYPSY to call Stephen Sondheim and ask him.'
Barbra Streisand Says 'Yes' to Still Planning on GYPSY Film
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2013

In a Q&A for the The New York Times, Barbra Streisand took the time to answer readers' questions about her current and future projects. When asked 'Are you still planning to play Momma Rose in 'Gypsy'?' by a reader in Seattle, Streisand simply responded, 'Yes.'