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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

'Ain't Too Proud' cast recount pain behind The Temptations' music, talk Tony nods by Ap, Ap, Ap

'Ain't Too Proud' cast recount pain behind The Temptations' music, talk Tony nods       

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Tony nominee Ali Stroker keeps on breaking Broadway barriers by Ap, Ap, Ap

Ali Stroker booked her first musical theater gig at the tender age of seven, when she was cast as the title role in “Annie” in a friend’s backyard production in a New Jersey beach town…

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Stroker, Cranston, 'Hadestown' win big at Tony Awards by Ap, Ap, Ap

Ali Stroker makes history as the first actor in a wheelchair to win a Tony Award, while Bryan Cranston wins best leading man for "Network," and "Hadestown" nabbed eight awards.(June 10)  …

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Pride celebrated on Tony Awards carpet by Ap, Ap, Ap

Stars including Zachary Quinto, James Corden, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Bryan Cranston celebrate the LGBTQ community at the Tony Awards. (June 10)       

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Ali Stroker calls Tony nomination 'a dream come true' by Ap, Ap, Ap

Speaking before she won the Tony Award for best actress, "Oklahoma!" star Ali Stroker called her nomination "a dream come true." (June 10)       

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Billy Porter wears upcycled 'Kinky Boots' curtain to Tony Awards by Ap, Ap, Ap

Actor Billy Porter dons a design by Celestino couture to the Tony Awards, where he criticized what he sees as "an administration that is actively trying to pull us back into the past." (June…

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Tony-nominated 'Ferryman' tackles N. Ireland troubles by Ap, Ap, Ap

Based on partner Laura Donnelly's family tragedy, Jez Butterworth tackles Northern Ireland troubles in “The Ferryman.” The play has received nine Tony nominations. (June 7)       

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Stroker, Linney, Ratajkowski take over the Tony Awards by Ap, Ap, Ap

Ali Stroker, Laura Linney, Jake Gyllenhaal, Emily Ratajkowski, Tina Fey, Zachary Quinto commanded the red carpet at the Tony Awards. (June 10)       

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

'Aladdin' cast breaking glass ceilings in Hollywood by Ap, Ap, Ap

"Aladdin" stars Naomi Scott and Mena Massoud talk about the movie's inclusivity and say they're enjoying Hollywood's glass ceilings being broken. (May 20)        

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Saturday, May 18, 2019

Renee Zellweger on 'Judy': 'We were all in love' by Ap, Ap, Ap

Renee Zellweger says she and her co-stars were celebrating Judy Garland every day on set while making the upcoming biopic "Judy": "We were all in love." (May 16)        

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

Sarah Stiles talks Tony-nominated 'Tootsie' by Ap, Ap, Ap

Sarah Stiles discuss her character and how "Tootsie" has been modified to fit the #MeToo era. (May 1)        

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Michael Moore: Singleton was a pioneer by Ap, Ap, Ap

Filmmakers Michael Moore, Jim Jarmusch and John Waters discuss the late John Singleton's legacy. (April 30)        

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Only one woman directing musical on Broadway by Ap, Ap, Ap

As another Broadway season draws to a close, the opening of “Hadestown” marks its only musical directed by a woman, Tony nominee Rachel Chavkin. (April 16)        

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Ben Platt moves away from 'Evan Hansen' with 1st album by Ap, Ap, Ap

Ben Platt, who won the best actor Tony award in 2017 for 'Dear Evan Hansen,' has released his debut album called 'Sing to Me Instead' and embarks on a North American tour in May. He also tal…

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Rockwell on Fosse: 'We show Bob warts and all' by Ap, Ap, Ap

Sam Rockwell and Michelle Williams discuss portraying legendary couple Bob Fosse and Gwen Verdon, and not shying away from showing the choreographer's darker side. (April 9)        

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Newton-John aiming to rid the world of cancer in her lifetime by Ap, Ap, Ap

Newton-John aiming to rid the world of cancer in her lifetime        

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Thursday, March 28, 2019

First Fan Encounter: Patrick Stewart by Ap, Ap, Ap

First Fan Encounter: Patrick Stewart        

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First Fan Encounter: Kenneth Branagh by Ap, Ap, Ap

First Fan Encounter: Kenneth Branagh        

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Hollywood has 'always been a family business' for Angela Lansbury by Ap, Ap, Ap

Hollywood has "always been a family business" for veteran actress Angela Lansbury. The 93-year-old performer worked with her husband, son and brother on the TV series that made her a househo…

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Voice of Ariel celebrates ‘The Little Mermaid’ anniversary by Ap, Ap, Ap

“The Little Mermaid” is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year and Jodi Benson, who voiced Ariel, reflects on the film's legacy and its impact on her life. (March 19)      …

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Billy Porter's first fashion splurge was cashmere by Ap, Ap, Ap

Actor and singer Billy Porter, who wowed at the Oscars in a bold Christian Siriano tuxedo gown, on his first big-ticket fashion investment. (March 12)        

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Jake Gyllenhaal's first art purchase: A New Yorker photo by Ap, Ap, Ap

Jake Gyllenhaal says his first art purchase came straight from the pages of the New Yorker magazine. He stars as an art critic alongside Zawe Ashton in the Netflix thriller "Velvet Buzzsaw."…

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Monday, March 4, 2019

ShowBiz Minute: Ian McKellen apologizes by Ap, Ap, Ap

ShowBiz Minute: Spacey, McKellen, Box Office        

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper arrive at Oscars Luncheon by Ap, Ap, Ap

Lady Gaga, Glenn Close, Bradley Cooper and Rachel Weisz were among the stars mingling at this year's Oscar nominees luncheon. (Feb. 5)        

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Lady Gaga, Glenn Close, others get together for Oscar class photo by Ap, Ap, Ap

Best actress candidates Glenn Close and Lady Gaga, director Spike Lee, actors Mahershala Ali and Rami Malek pose for group photo at Oscar Nominees Luncheon. (Feb. 5)     …

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Monday, January 28, 2019

ShowBiz Minute: 'Rent: Live' star injured by Ap, Ap, Ap

Michael Jackson's family condemns new documentary accusing late pop star of sexual abuse; "Black Panther" takes home top honor at Screen Actors Guild Awards; "Rent: Live" star injury du…

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Friday, January 25, 2019

Why Ethan Hawke was apprehensive about 'True West' by Ap, Ap, Ap

Actors Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano said that their friendship was the biggest obstacle when working together on play 'True West,' as they've known each other for a decade. (Jan.…

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Thursday, January 17, 2019

'Rent: Live' cast vamp up for ‘the best version that has existed to date’ by Ap, Ap, Ap

Fox network is just about ready for its production of 'Rent' to air in just over a week starring Vanessa Hudgens, Brandon Victor Dixon, Keirsey Clemens and more. (Jan. 16)  &…

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Saturday, January 12, 2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda debuts 'Hamilton' in Puerto Rico by Ap, Ap, Ap

After performance, composer-actor calls Trump's latest plan to finance border wall 'abolutely monstrous' (Jan. 11)        

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Gaga reveals personal trauma drove 'A Star is Born' role by Ap, Ap, Ap

At the National Board of Review awards in New York, best actress winner Lady Gaga talks about re-opening old wounds to appear in "A Star is Born" and Bradley Cooper reveals what pushed him t…

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Bradley Cooper goes Gaga for Sam Elliott by Ap, Ap, Ap

Sam Elliott gets a group hug from Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga after putting handprints in cement at Hollywood Chinese Theatre. (Jan. 8)        

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