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Thursday, June 22, 2017

VIDEO: Amy Poehler & Seth Meyers Ask JULIUS CAESAR Protestors - 'Really?' by TV News Desk

On last night's LATE NIGHT, Seth Meyers and Amy Poehler ask recent protestors at Shakespeare in the Park's JULIUS CAESAR 'really'

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Tony Winner Laura Benanti Guest Co-Hosts on THE TALK Today on CBS by TV News Desk

Today, June 22nd, Laura Benanti will guest co-host on THE TALK. Actor Dominic Cooper is scheduled to appear as a guest on the show. THE TALK airs 200-300 PM, ET 100-200 PM, PT.

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

NBC Exec Says DOWNTON ABBEY Movie to Begin Production in 2018 by TV News Desk

Speaking to the Associated Press at Singapore's launch of 'Downton Abbey The Exhibition,' Michael Edelstein, president of NBCUniversal International Studios confirmed reports that a big scre…

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Past Episodes of Sutton Foster-Led YOUNGER Now Available to Stream on Hulu by TV News Desk

The hit TV Land comedy YOUNGER, starring Broadway's Sutton Foster is now available to stream on Hulu. Past episodes of the series may now beviewed ahead of the June 28th Season 4 premiere as…

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Tony Bennett to Receive Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song by TV News Desk

Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden today announced that Tony Bennett is the next recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.

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TONY Host Kevin Spacey to Receive 2017 Int'l EMMY Founders Award by TV News Desk

The International Academy of Television Arts amp Sciences announced today that it will present the 2017 International Emmy Founders Award to two time Academy Award winning actor and producer…

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Monday, June 19, 2017

Broadway Alum Tony Danza Returns to TV in Netflix Dramedy THE GOOD COP by TV News Desk

Netflix, the world's leading internet TV network, is bringing Tony Danza Broadway's HONEYMOON IN VEGAS back to series television for viewers around the world in THE GOOD COP, a new 10-episod…

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Tony Winner Glenn Close to Star in New Amazon Zombie-Themed Comedy Pilot by TV News Desk

Glenn Close, currently reprising her role as Norman Desmond in the Broadway revival of SUNSET BOULEVARD, will star in Amazon's half hour comedy pilot SEA OAK. Picked up in March, the pilot i…

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Tony Winner Laura Benanti to Guest Co-Host on THE TALK on CBS by TV News Desk

BWW has learned that on Thursday, June 22nd, Tony Award winner Laura Benanti will guest co-host on THE TALK. Actor Dominic Cooper is scheduled to appear as a guest on the show. THE TALK airs…

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

VIDEO: Sutton Foster Recalls Big Broadway Break & Presenting Tony to Co-Star Gavin Creel by TV News Desk

On today's LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN, Broadway star Sutton Foster recalled getting her big break in THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIEand discussed presenting her former co-star, Gavin Creel, with an a…

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Laura Benanti to Return as Melania Trump on Tonight's LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT by TV News Desk

Today, Benanti turned to Twitter to tease a possible return of Melania on tonight's episode of the CBS late show. Check out the post below.

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Netflix Renews UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT for Fourth Season by TV News Desk

Netflix has renewed the critically-acclaimed comedy series from Universal Television UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT for a fourth season.

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Sunday, June 11, 2017

VIDEO: Kevin Spacey Opens TONY AWARDS with Musical Spoof of Broadway's Best by TV News Desk

Oscar, Golden Globe and Tony Award-winning actor Kevin Spacey openedTHE 71stANNUAL TONY AWARDS live from the historic Radio City Music Hall in New York City with a spoof on the hit musicals …

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Friday, June 9, 2017

DEAR EVAN HANSEN's Ben Platt Put On Vocal Rest Prior to Tony Performance by TV News Desk

DEAR EVAN HANSEN star and Tony nominee Ben Platt turned to social media today to announce that he will be taking a short break from the hit Broadway show in order to rest his voice for his u…

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VIDEO: John Mulaney Talks Broadway's OH, HELLO!, Coming to Netflix by TV News Desk

On last night's LATE SHOW, guest John Mulaney discussed his Broadway hit show OH, HELLO, coming to Netflix on June 13th. Check out the appearance below

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No TV for the TONYS? Check Out Online Streaming & Other Viewing Options! by TV News Desk

BWW will be bringing you comprehensive coverage of this year's awards from the red carpet to the closing number For theater fans who may not have access to a television, check out other avai…

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VIDEO: James Corden & Emily Blunt Perform ROMEO AND JULIET to Modern Soundtrack by TV News Desk

On last night's LATE LATE SHOW, host James Corden and guest Emily Blunt perform an abridged version of the William Shakespeare classic love story, ROMEO AND JULIET set to 14 modern songs, ac…

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Thursday, June 8, 2017

First Look - Netflix Shares Images & Trailer for OH, HELLO ON BROADWAY! by TV News Desk

Nick Kroll and John Mulaney are bringing their Broadway hit OH, HELLO ON BROADWAY to Netflix on June 13 Check out photos and just-released trailer below

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VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Cast Talks Show's Success, Inspiration on CBS THIS MORNING by TV News Desk

Today, cast members stopped by CBS THIS MORNING to discuss the show's enormous success.Shared actor Rodney Hicks, 'Come From Away' is less about the terrible events of 911 and more about the…

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VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson & James Corden Face Off in No-Holds-Barred Rap Battle by TV News Desk

On last night's LATE LATE SHOW,James Cordenchallengedguest Jennifer Hudson to a no-holds-barred rap battle, and Jennifer unleashes her knockout punch at the end of the fight. Check out the l…

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Wednesday, June 7, 2017

VIDEO: Josh Groban & 'GREAT COMET' Cast Talk Tonys & Diversity on Broadway by TV News Desk

Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric sat down with the Tony nominated stars Josh Groban, Denee Benton, and Lucas Steele as well as Tony nominated director Rachel Chavkin and creator Dave Ma…

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VIDEO: Rachel Bloom Insists 'I Don't Care About Awards Shows' in Hilarious New Video! by TV News Desk

In her latest video titled, 'Rachel Bloom Doesn't Care About Award Shows,' the actress sings and dances her way through a supposed anti-Emmy promotional video campaign. Check it out below

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Kristin Chenoweth Tapped to Host 2017 TELEVISION CRITICS AWARDS by TV News Desk

Emmy and Tony Award-winner Kristin Chenoweth has been named the host of the 2017 TELEVISION CRITICS ASSOCIATION TCA AWARDS.

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VIDEO: Kevin Spacey Talks TONY AWARDS, New One-Man Play & More by TV News Desk

Oscar and Tony Award winner Kevin Spacey stopped byCBS THIS MORNING today to discuss his new one-man play CLARENCE DARROWand his upcoming hostinggig for the TONY AWARDS, airing this Sunday o…

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VIDEO: Practically Perfect! James Corden Presents 'Crosswalk the Musical: MARY POPPINS' on LATE LATE SHOW by TV News Desk

Below, watch host James Corden and his acting company perform the iconic musical in the middle of a London crosswalk - with a little help from Sir Ben Kingsley

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Yankee Slugger Aaron Judge Reveals He's a Secret Theater Geek! by TV News Desk

New YorkYankees star Aaron Judge spoke to TMZ last night at CC amp Amber Sabathia's PitCCh In Foundation charity event and revealed his favorite thing about the Big Apple is Broadway

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Alfie Boe Joins The Who's Pete Townshend's 'Classic Quadrophenia' Tour in U.S. by TV News Desk

It was announced today that The Who's Pete Townshend is transporting Classic Quadrophenia to U.S. audiences this September for a series of four special performances featuring music legends P…

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VIDEO: BWW Exclusive: Ethel Merman Performs GYPSY Showstopper on PBS' JFK: THE LOST Inaugural Gala by TV News Desk

Below, BWW has an exclusive sneak peek clip from the upcoming PBS broadcast, featuring Ethel Merman performing 'Everything's Coming Up Roses.'

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Monday, June 5, 2017

WAR PAINT's Patti LuPone, Christine Ebersole to Visit SiriusXM, NBC's TODAY by TV News Desk

BWW has learned that WAR PAINT stars and Tony nominees Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole are set to participate inSiriusXM's On Broadway Channel's 'Town Hall' tonight at 8pm EST.

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Tony Winner Al Pacino to Portray Penn State Coach Joe Paterno in New HBO Film by TV News Desk

Al Pacino will take on the role of former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno in a new HBO movie to be helmed by Barry Levinson.

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VIDEO: Kevin Spacey On Hosting TONY AWARDS: 'I Hope They're Not Disappointed' by TV News Desk

On yesterday's SUNDAY TODAY on NBC, actor Kevin Spacey openedup about hosting the TONY AWARDSon June 11, joking I hope they're not disappointed that I'm not James Corden. I hope they're not …

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