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Playwright and Screenwriter Ronald Harwood Dies at 85

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report on the passing of Tony-nominated, Oscar-winning playwright and screenwriter Ronald Harwood. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Tony, Ronald Harwood, TV News Desk


Keep Music Alive Announces Matthew Morrison as Official Spokesperson for 5th Annual Kids Music Day

Keep Music Alive, the music education non-profit organization, today announced that Emmy, Tony, and Golden Globe nominated starMatthew Morrisonwill serve as the official spokesperson for the5thAnnual Kids Music Day. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Golden Globe, Matthew Morrison, TV News Desk, Emmy Tony


John Leguizamo Appears on DADS: THE PODCAST

This week a multi-hyphenate dad drops in John Leguizamo [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, John Leguizamo, TV News Desk


Olaf's Previously Untold Origins Will Be Revealed in New Short ONCE UPON A SNOWMAN

What happened to Olaf within the moments after Elsa created him as she was letting it go and building her ice palace, and when Anna and Kristoff first meet him in the forest [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Elsa, Theatre, Anna, Olaf, Kristoff, TV News Desk


Review Roundup: Regina King's ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI, with Leslie Odom Jr. & More!

Regina King's directorial debut One Night In Miami, just premiered at the Venice Film Festival. The film is an adaptation of the Olivier-nominated stage play by Kemp Powers. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Miami, Olivier, Regina King, Leslie Odom Jr, Kemp Powers, TV News Desk


STX Will Release QUEENPINS, Starring Kristen Bell

Variety reports that STXfilms will release 'Queenpins,' an upcoming comedy starring Kristen Bell. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Kristen Bell, TV News Desk


AMERICAN MASTERS Announces New Documentary on Twyla Tharp

Stick Figure Entertainment, in association with American Masters Pictures, is proud to announceTwyla Movesw.t., a feature documentary [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, American, TV News Desk, Twyla Tharp, Stick Figure Entertainment, American Masters Pictures


Shakespeare Reimagining Series THE STRATFORD in the Works at NBC

Deadline reports that that Sean Hayes and Todd Milliner will produce a new modern-day Shakespeare drama series for NBC. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Nbc, Theatre, Sean Hayes, TV News Desk, Todd Milliner


The Network Premiere of FENCES Will Air on Sunday, Sept. 27 on TNT

Focused on telling groundbreaking stories throughout 2020,TNTwill air the network premiere ofFencesonSunday, September 27th, at 10 p.m. ET.Fencesjoins TNTs growing diverse line up of poignant films that showcase the world in which we live. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, TNT, TV News Desk, Network Premiere of FENCES Will Air, ET Fencesjoins TNTs


DeMarius Copes Joins the DEAR EVAN HANSEN Movie

Deadline reports that DeMarius Copes has joined the cast of the upcoming 'Dear Evan Hansen' film. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, EVAN HANSEN, TV News Desk


Sara Bareilles Drops New Album of LITTLE VOICE Songs

Variety reports that Sara Bareilles last night released a surprise album of the songs she wrote for 'Little Voice' on Apple TV Plus. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Sara Bareilles, TV News Desk, Little Voice on Apple


VIDEO: Watch New Trailer for THE BOYS IN THE BAND with Jim Parsons, Matt Bomer & More!

The boys are back together again Netflix has dropped the new trailer for thefilm adaptation of 'The Boys in the Band,' based on the 1968 Tony Award-winning play of the same name. The film is directed by Joe Mantello and produced by Ryan Murphy. Original playwright Matt Crawley wrote the screenplay. It will be released on September 30. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Netflix, Ryan Murphy, Joe Mantello, TV News Desk, Matt Crawley, Jim Parsons Matt Bomer


Breaking: Julianne Moore Joins Cast of DEAR EVAN HANSEN Movie

BroadwayWorld just reported last week that Amy Adams and Danny Pino joined the cast of the upcoming 'Dear Evan Hansen' film. NowDeadline reports that Oscar winner Julianne Moore has joined the cast. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Julianne Moore, Theatre, Amy Adams, BroadwayWorld, EVAN HANSEN, TV News Desk, Danny Pino


ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST Wins Outstanding Choreography for Scripted Program at Juried Emmy Awards

Variety reports that 'Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist' took home the Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography for a Scripted Program at this year's early juried Emmy Awards. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Zoey, TV News Desk


Danny Pino Joins Cast of DEAR EVAN HANSEN Movie

BroadwayWorld reported earlier today that Amy Adams hasjoined the cast of the upcoming 'Dear Evan Hansen' film. Now, Deadline reports that actor Danny Pino has also signed on to the project. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Amy Adams, BroadwayWorld, EVAN HANSEN, TV News Desk, Danny Pino


Breaking: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Movie Adds Amy Adams to Cast

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Amy Adams will star in the upcoming 'Dear Evan Hansen' movie musical as Cynthia Murphy. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Amy Adams, EVAN HANSEN, TV News Desk, Cynthia Murphy


Amber Riley to Perform Tribute to Naya Rivera on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE

Actress and singer Amber Riley announced on Instagram today that she will be performing a tribute to 'Glee' co-star Naya Rivera on tonight's episode of 'Jimmy Kimmel Live.' [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Jimmy Kimmel, Theatre, Naya Rivera, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Riley, TV News Desk, Amber Riley


Amazon Buys New Musical Series JUNGLE

Deadline reports that Amazon has ordered a musical drama series, 'Jungle,' based on the grime and drill scene in the UK. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Amazon, UK, Theatre, TV News Desk


MJ Rodriguez, Jharrel Jerome & More Join HBO's BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME

Variety reports that Jharrel Jerome, MJ Rodriguez, and seven more actors have joined the cast of HBO's adaptation of Ta-Nehisi Coates' 'Between the World and Me.' [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Hbo, Theatre, TV News Desk, MJ Rodriguez Jharrel Jerome, Jharrel Jerome MJ Rodriguez


Netflix Announces Cast of Anthology Series SOCIAL DISTANCE

Set in the initial months of the COVID-19 pandemic, SOCIAL DISTANCE is an eight-part anthology series that showcases the power of the human spirit in the face of uncertainty and isolation. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Netflix, TV News Desk


Jennifer Hudson, Kate Winslet Join BABA YAGA Virtual Reality Movie

Deadline reports that Jennifer Hudson, Kate Winslet, and Glenn Close have joined the cast of 'Baba Yaga,' an immersive short film set to premiere at the Venice Film Festival. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Glenn Close, Baba Yaga, TV News Desk, Jennifer Hudson Kate Winslet


Rachel Bloom Reveals Cover Art, Title of New Book

'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' creator Rachel Bloom has shared the cover art and title for her upcoming book of essays. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Rachel Bloom, TV News Desk


Cynthia Erivo Launches Production Company

Deadline reports that Tony winner and Oscar nominee Cynthia Erivo is starting her own production company, called Edith's Daughter. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Edith, Tony, Cynthia Erivo, TV News Desk, Cynthia Erivo Launches Production Company


SMASH is Now Streaming on Amazon Prime

According to a Tweet from,Katharine McPhee, 'Smash' is now available to stream on Amazon Prime Video. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Amazon, Theatre, Katharine McPhee, TV News Desk


Tony Winner Sarah Jones Signs With UTA

According to Deadline, the Tony Award-winning solo performer Sarah Jones has signed with UTA. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Sarah Jones, Tony Winner Sarah Jones, TV News Desk


Listen to Lea Salonga's Inspiring Anthem of Hope 'Dream Again'

No one inspires us to dream quite like Lea Salonga and her inspiring voice. The Tony winner shared an uplifting anthem 'Dream Again' withHollywood Lifetoday. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Lea Salonga, TV News Desk


Al Pacino, Robert De Niro and More Reportedly in Talks to Join GUCCI Cast

Lady Gaga isnt in the shallow end anymore. The entertainer is set to star in Ridley Scotts crime film GUCCI and the talent pool of costars will run deep, Deadline reports. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Gucci, TV News Desk, Al Pacino Robert De Niro, Ridley Scotts


THE BOYS IN THE BAND Film Will Arrive on Netflix This September

The boys are back Netflix announced today that Ryan Murphy's The Boys in the Band film will officially arrive on the streaming service on September 30. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Netflix, Ryan Murphy, TV News Desk


Julie Taymor Gloria Steinem Bio-pic THE GLORIAS Heads to Amazon Prime Next Month

The upcoming Gloria Steinem biopic, from theatre and film director Julie Taymor, will nowstream exclusively on Amazon Prime Video in the U.S. and Canada. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Amazon, Theatre, Canada, Gloria Steinem, Amazon Prime Video, Julie Taymor, TV News Desk, Julie Taymor Gloria Steinem Bio


Tituss Burgess-Hosted SING ON! Series will Premiere on Netflix in September

As BroadwayWorld reported last year,Tituss Burgess has teamed up with Netflix for a music contest show. Now, according to Variety, Sing On will premiere on September 16. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Netflix, Tituss Burgess, TV News Desk