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Mary Poppins Returns Set for March Home Video Release

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Mary Poppins Returns set for March home video release After a triumphant box-office run and a handful of Oscar nominations, Mary Poppins Returns will arrive into homes instantly on Digital and Movies Anywhere starting on March 12 and on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD March 19. Set in 1930s Depression-era London (the time period of the original novels), Mary Poppins Returns stars Emily Blunt as the eponymous nanny, and is drawn from the wealth of material in P.L. Travers’ ad...
Tags: London, Movies, Meryl Streep, Oscar, Rob Marshall, Angela Lansbury, Ben Whishaw, Blu-ray, Emily Blunt, Dick Van Dyke, Dawes, Mary, Lin Manuel Miranda, Mary Poppins, Bert, Peregrine

‘Hamilton’ Panic Over Mistaken Reports of Gunfire Injures Three in San Francisco

Three people were injured after mistaken reports of an active shooter at a San Francisco production of “Hamilton” caused attendees to flee the theater. CNN reported that a woman experienced a medical emergency — later determined to be a heart attack — during a scene in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s play wherein Founding Father Alexander Hamilton is shot on […]
Tags: News, San Francisco, Cnn, Hamilton, Alexander Hamilton, Lin Manuel Miranda

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Guest Star on Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Lin-Manuel Miranda to guest star on Brooklyn Nine-Nine According to TVLine, Emmy Award-winning actor Lin-Manuel Miranda (His Dark Materials) has signed on for a guest-starring role in the sixth season of NBC’s fan-favorite sitcom Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Miranda is one of the many celebrity fans who rallied behind the series’ renewal following its sudden cancellation. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRef...
Tags: TV, Movies, Nbc, Fox, Brooklyn, TV News, Miranda, Michael Schur, Brooklyn Nine Nine, Lin Manuel Miranda, Jake, Peralta, Holt, Universal Television, ComingSoon, David Miner

‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ Recruits Its Noicest Guest Star with Lin-Manuel Miranda as Amy’s Brother

Ever since Lin-Manuel Miranda banded together with Mark Hamill, Guillermo del Toro, Sean Astin, and Seth Myers to form the most unlikely super group to save Brooklyn Nine-Nine from cancellation, fans wondered if the Mary Poppins Returns star would make an appearance on the beloved NBC comedy series. After all, Miranda is no stranger to popping up in various TV shows as a celebrity cameo – or, before he became a megastar with Hamilton, in a bit part. And it turns out, all we needed to do was wai...
Tags: Comedy, New York, Hollywood, Television, Movies, Nbc, Fox, Guillermo Del Toro, Miranda, Mark Hamill, Hamilton, Seth Myers, Amy, Brooklyn Nine Nine, Lin Manuel Miranda, Mary Poppins

Practically perfect? No, but see Mary Poppins Returns anyway says BRIAN VINER 

Mary Poppins Returns (U) Rating: More than half a century has passed since the release of Disney’s Mary Poppins, a musical so beloved that even the making of it was the subject of a hit movie, 2013’s Saving Mr Banks. Mary Poppins Returns is not a remake – the very idea of that is something quite atrocious – but a sequel, based like the 1964 classic on the books of PL Travers. Nonetheless, does it rekindle the abundant sparkle and magic of the original? Only in fits and starts. There are no mu...
Tags: UK, London, Religion, Disney, Rob Marshall, Angela Lansbury, Jack, Emily Blunt, Colin Firth, Dick Van Dyke, Celeb Gossip, Mary, Julie Andrews, Lin Manuel Miranda, Jane, Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins Returns: Emily Mortimer attends with her husband Alessandro Nivola and daughter May 

Mary Poppins Returns: Emily Mortimer dazzles in emerald sequin gown as she takes to the blue carpet with her husband Alessandro Nivola and daughter May By Eve Buckland For Mailonline Published: 14:27 EST, 12 December 2018 | Updated: 16:52 EST, 12 December 2018 She is one of the leading lights in the hotly anticipated Mary Poppins sequel. And Emily Mortimer dazzled as she arrived at the European premiere of Mary Poppins Returns at the Royal Albert Hall in Lon...
Tags: UK, London, Religion, Meryl Streep, Ellen, Angela Lansbury, Julie Walters, Alessandro Nivola, Colin Firth, Celeb Gossip, Michael, Samuel, Mary, Emily, Lin Manuel Miranda, Mary Poppins

‘Frozen,’ ‘Mean Girls,’ ‘SpongeBob’ on Tap for Pantages, Dolby

“Frozen,” “Mean Girls,” a Donna Summer musical and a “SpongeBob SquarePants” tuner are among the shows lined up for Hollywood in the 2019-20 season. And for those who can’t get enough of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s work, a return of “Hamilton.” For the first time, the Nederlanders’ Pantages and Dolby Theatre will play host to Broadway shows […]
Tags: Hollywood, News, Broadway, Hamilton, Lin Manuel Miranda, Dolby Theatre, Pantages

Historians irked by musical ‘Hamilton’ escalate their duel

Historians argue that Lin-Manuel Miranda got Alexander Hamilton all wrong — the Founding Father was a slave owner and an anti-immigration elitist who made war on Native Americans. Now, a new play offers a thorough takedown of the award-winning musical.
Tags: News, Entertainment, Nation, Theater, Hamilton, Alexander Hamilton, Lin Manuel Miranda

The Oscars Will Let All Five Best Song Nominees Perform After All

In the face of intense backlash to the decision to spotlight only two of the Best Original Song nominees, the Academy is reversing its original plans for the 2019 Oscars Best Song performances. The Academy is now planning to have all five nominated songs performed on the February 24 telecast. If only they’ll reverse their decision to hand out certain technical awards during commercial breaks… The Academy was the source of much controversy when it announced last week that it planned to spotli...
Tags: Movies, Abc, Awards, Bradley Cooper, Kendrick Lamar, Lady Gaga, Musical, Academy Awards, Academy, Emily-Blunt, Diane Warren, Lin-manuel Miranda, Jennifer-Hudson, Mary Poppins, Willie Watson, Tim-Blake-Nelson

Straight Outta Compton’s Corey Hawkins Joins In The Heights

Straight Outta Compton’s Corey Hawkins joins In The Heights Deadline reports that the upcoming feature adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Tony-winning play In the Heights has attached Straight Outta Compton star Corey Hawkins as one of its lead characters, Benny. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneS...
Tags: Movies, NYC, New York City, Amc, Fox, Broadway, Spike Lee, Miranda, Dr Dre, Skull Island, Dominican Republic, Straight Outta Compton, Washington Heights, Compton, Benny, Tony

Oscars Will Cut Most Song Performances From This Year’s Ceremony

Lady Gaga's A Star Is Born smash "Shallow," Kendrick Lamar and SZA's Black Panther soundtrack hit "All The Stars," "The Place Where Lost Things Go" from Mary Poppins Returns, RBG's "I'll Fight," and "When A Cowboy Trades His Spurs For Wings," which Gillian Welch and David Rawlings wrote for the Coen Brothers' Netflix … More »
Tags: Music, News, Wings, Kendrick Lamar, Oscars, Lin-manuel Miranda, Gillian Welch, Mary Poppins, David Rawlings, SZA, Coen Brothers Netflix

Amazon Returns to the Super Bowl With Teasers Starring Harrison Ford, Forest Whitaker, Broad City and More

Despite what the National Enquirer said Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda did not direct Amazon's 2019 Super Bowl commercial--and, it appears, the ad may not focus on founder Jeff Bezos' spaceflight company Blue Origin. Instead, it will follow in the footsteps of its 2018 hit and relies on celebrity muscle to tout a presumably faux Amazon...
Tags: Amazon, General, Advertising, Jeff Bezos, National Enquirer, Hamilton, Harrison, Lin Manuel Miranda, The Big Game, Amazon Returns, Ford Forest Whitaker Broad City, Blue Origin Instead

Lin-Manuel Miranda Responds to Oscars Best-Song Performance Shocker

“Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda has called the news of a mostly performance-less Oscars ceremony “disappointing.” Variety exclusively learned that only two of this year’s five-Oscar nominated songs may be performed live at the Academy Awards show on Feb. 24. Sources said Kendrick Lamar and SZA’s “All the Stars” from “Black Panther” and Lady Gaga’s “Shallow” from […]
Tags: News, Kendrick Lamar, Oscars, Lady Gaga, Hamilton, Lin Manuel Miranda

Hamilton The Musical At Dr. Phillips Center January 22-February 10

Hamilton The Musical At Dr. Phillips Center January 22-February 10 | Written By: Lee I’m moving on Saturday and I’m beyond overjoyed that I was able to catch Hamilton the musical at Dr. Phillips Center. Everyone has heard the hype, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s show has opened musical theater up to a new generation. Tim and I were able to see the show together but my 14-year-old son Jason really wanted to come along and we didn’t have the extra ticket. He was so disappointed, apparently, he is learnin...
Tags: Parenting, Entertainment, Los Angeles, Broadway, Jason, Hamilton, Orlando, Thomas Jefferson, Lee, Tim, Lin Manuel Miranda, Aaron Burr, Phillips Center, Dr. Phillips Center, Lee's Posts, Jon Patrick Walker

Daily Podcast: ‘Serenity’ Might Have The Most INSANE Movie Ending of the Year

On the January 24, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and tv news and in the spoiler room, we’ll be telling you about Serenity , the most insane movie of 2019. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes , Google Play , Overcast , Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (here is the RSS URL if you need it). Opening Banter: Chris has one ...
Tags: Movies, Matthew Mcconaughey, Disney, Netflix, Moviepass, Chris, Weezer, Lin Manuel Miranda, Steven Knight, Peter Sciretta, Jack Giroux, Hoai Tran Bui, Chris Evangelista, Film Daily Podcast, Sam Hume, Marshall Shaffer

Disney’s First Latina Princess Movie May Be in the Works With Lin-Manuel Miranda

Disney has made bold strides in the past decade, introducing its first African-American princess with The Princess and the Frog and its first Polynesian princess with Moana. Now, could we be on our way to getting our first Latina Disney Princess? Reports suggest that Mary Poppins Returns’ Lin-Manuel Miranda, who had a hand in creating the music behind Moana, is working on Disney’s first Latina princess film. Back in 2015, the internet was abuzz with excitement over the introduction of Disney...
Tags: New York Post, Movies, Fantasy, Disney, Animation, Broadway, Miranda, Moana, Lin Manuel Miranda, Elena, Tony, Mary Poppins, Luis, Latina, Page Six, Disney/Pixar

Lin-Manuel Miranda Chides Audience Member Without Breaking Rap

“LADY FILMING IN THE 4th ROW, PLEASE STOP IT, I gotta holler just to be heard…” he rapped, according to his tweet. The clever diss replaced the line, “The problem is I got a lot of brains but no polish,” and then he picked right up with the next verse. – CBSNews
Tags: Art, Theatre, Lin Manuel Miranda, 01.19.19

Lin-Manuel Miranda Sees Audience Member Shooting Video, Calls Her Out From Stage Literally Without Missing A Beat

The creator of Hamilton, playing the title role in the musical’s high-profile run in Puerto Rico, was in the middle of the song “My Shot” when he spotted someone recording the show on her phone — and ad-libbed, in rhythm, “Lady filming in the 4th row, please stop it.” (After the show he tweeted “Please don’t make me do that shit again.”) — CBS
Tags: Art, Theatre, Hamilton, Puerto Rico, Lin Manuel Miranda, 01.17.19

Writer’s Room: The Most Anticipated New TV Shows of 2019, Part 1

On the January 17, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall , weekend editor Brad Oman , senior writer Ben Pearson , and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to decide the most anticipated new tv shows of 2019. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes , Google Play , Overcast , Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (here is the RSS URL if you need it). Opening Banter: Brad g...
Tags: Hbo, England, New York, London, Television, Movies, Reese Witherspoon, Abc, Mexico, France, China, Boston, New York City, Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Neil Gaiman

Lin-Manuel Miranda raps fan for filming Hamilton

Lin-Manuel Miranda changed the lyrics during a performance to stop an audience member from filming.
Tags: News, Hamilton, Lin Manuel Miranda

Hamilton star raps fan for filming

Lin-Manuel Miranda changed the lyrics during a performance to stop an audience member from filming
Tags: News, Hamilton, Lin Manuel Miranda

A Week On Long Island, NY, On A Joint $187,840 Income

Welcome toMoney Diaries , where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.Today: a billing and collections specialist working in healthcare services who makes $23 per hour and spends some of her money this week on Justin's peanut butter cups.Occupation: Billing & Collections SpecialistIndustry: Health Care ServicesAge: 27Location:...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York, Beyonce, Netflix, Delta, Manhattan, Starbucks, Ellen, Copenhagen, Aziz Ansari, Costco, Long Island, Cvs, Mediterranean, Jersey

Viola Davis, Lin-Manuel Miranda Join Celebrities Remembering Carol Channing

Viola Davis, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Bernadette Peters are among the slew of celebrities taking to Twitter to pay tribute to late singer, comedienne and actress Carol Channing. Known for her starring roles in Broadway’s “Hello Dolly!” and “Gentleman Prefer Blondes,” the legend of the stage and screen died Tuesday at her home in Rancho Mirage, […]
Tags: Viola Davis, News, Bernadette Peters, Broadway, Lin-manuel Miranda, Dolly, Carol Channing, Viola Davis Lin Manuel Miranda, Carol Channing Known

Jimmy Fallon: Puerto Rican episode a ‘love letter’ to island

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jimmy Fallon said a “Tonight” episode taped in Puerto Rico with “Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda is a love letter to the island still in hurricane-recovery mode. “It’s a real celebration of Puerto Rico,” Fallon said of Tuesday’s episode of the NBC late-night show. “It’s not just a pity party, it’s a […]
Tags: Television, News, Nbc, Jimmy Fallon, Los Angeles, Ap, Nation, Hamilton, Puerto Rico, Fallon, Lin Manuel Miranda

How Mary Poppins Pulled Off That Enthralling Bubble Bath Stunt With a Clever Trick

When it comes to the movie magic of Mary Poppins Returns, it turns out there are some clever low-fi tricks that helped bring to life the unusual talents of the beloved nanny, played in the new sequel by Emily Blunt and co-starring Lin-Manuel Miranda and Ben Whishaw. One such trick, making the rounds in a…
Tags: Movies, News, Uncategorized, Ben Whishaw, Emily Blunt, Lin Manuel Miranda, Mary Poppins

Did ‘Hamilton’ Get the Story Wrong? One Playwright Thinks So

Ishmael Reed, who became a MacArthur fellow 17 years before Lin-Manuel Miranda, questions why Native Americans were left out of the show, for one thing.
Tags: News, Hamilton, Lin Manuel Miranda, Ishmael Reed

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