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Monday, May 22, 2017

Which DEAR EVAN HANSEN Song Will Ben Platt Perform for the First Time on TV? by TV News Desk

As BWW previously reported,Tony nominee and star of Broadway's DEAR EVAN HANSEN, Ben Platt, will perform on tonight'sLATE SHOW WITH Stephen Colbert on CBS.The show airs Monday through Friday…

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WATCH NOW: Live Q&A with DEAR EVAN HANSEN's Ben Platt by TV News Desk

Tonight, Tony nominee and star of Broadway's Dear Evan Hansen, Ben Platt, will perform on CBS's LATE SHOW WITH Stephen Colbert. The show airs Monday through Friday at 1135 PM - 1237 AM, ETP…

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NBC Orders Season 2 of TRIAL & ERROR, Starring Krysta Rodriguez & Stephen Boyer by TV News Desk

NBC has greenlit a 10-episode second-season of its freshman comedy TRIAL amp ERROR, starring Broadway alum Krysta Rodriguez FIRST DATE, Stephen Boyer HAND TO GOD and John Lithgow A DELICATE …

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Friday, May 19, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Lend His Voice to DUCKTALES Reboot at Disney XD by TV News Desk

Tony Award winner and HAMILTON creator Lin-Manuel Miranda will lend his voice to the recently announced DUCKTALES reboot heading to Disney XD.

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VIDEO: Tony Nominee Corey Hawkins Recalls Nightmarish Juilliard Audition on LATE SHOW by TV News Desk

On last night's LATE SHOW, Tony nominee and SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATIONstar Corey Hawkins discussed his nightmarish audition for Juilliard Drama when he forgot all hislines.

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Thursday, May 18, 2017

More Tuna! Broadway's OH HELLO! to Premiere on Netflix This June! by TV News Desk

Nick Kroll turned to Twitter today to announce the news that Broadway's OH HELLO in which he co-starred with John Mulaney, will debut on Netflix on June 13th.

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James Corden to Return as Host of the GRAMMY AWARDS on CBS by TV News Desk

James Corden will return as host of THE GRAMMY AWARDS airing on CBS. The network announced the news their annual Upfront presentation held yesterday.

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

VIDEO: First Look . - Iain Armitage Stars in New CBS Comedy YOUNG SHELDON by TV News Desk

CBS announced today that THE BIG BANG THEORYspin off, YOUNG SHELDON, starring Iain Armitage, will premiere on September 25th. he networkalso shared first video from the series. Check it out …

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Alan Cumming to Star as CIA Operative in New CBS Drama INSTINCT by TV News Desk

At today's CBS Upfront presentation it was announced that Alan Cumming will star in themidseason drama INSTINCT.

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PHOTO: CBS Reveals Debut Date, First Look at YOUNG SHELDON Starring Iain Armitage by TV News Desk

At today's CBS Upfront presentation, it was announced that the BIG BANG THEORY spin off YOUNG SHELDON, starring Iain Armitage, will have a special Monday launch behind the Season Premiere of…

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VIDEO: END OF LONGING's Matthew Perry Jokes 'Friends' Ruined Him for Working in Theater by TV News Desk

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, guest Matthew Perry chatted with Jimmy about the inspiration behind writing his debut play THE END OF LONGING. Later, the actor explains how starring on a hit T…

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HAMILTON Star Daveed Diggs to Lead TNT's SNOWPIERCER Remake by TV News Desk

Turner's TNThas castDaveed Diggs, who earned a Tony for the Broadway hitHAMILTON, to star in the network's drama pilotSNOWPOERCER, which will be directed byDoctor StrangehelmerScott Derricks…

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

National Geographic's 6-Part Series YEAR MILLION Paints Stunning Picture of Life in the Future by TV News Desk

Narrated by Laurence YEAR MILLION unites the brightest minds in science, technology and science fiction and is a stark, fact-based response to the future anticipated within today's popular s…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Will Have 'Special Part' in NBC High School Musical Drama RISE by TV News Desk

RISE star Auli'i Cravalho, who voiced the animated title character in the Disney film, revealed at yesterday's NBC Upfront event that HAMILTON creator and MOANA composer Lin-Manuel Miranda w…

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Monday, May 15, 2017

VIDEO: WILL & GRACE Stars Channel SUNSET BOULEVARD in Musical Trailer for NBC Revival! by TV News Desk

A musical trailer for NBC's WILL AND GRACE reboot was shared at this morning's Upfront Presentation held at New York City's at Radio City Music Hall. Check it out below

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Laura Benanti & More ft. in New Documentary on MARY POPPINS High School Productions by TV News Desk

NJTV, New Jersey's public television network, takes to stages across the Garden State in a new documentary that that captures the vitality and diversity of the local high school arts communi…

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DVR Alert: Cast of Broadway's COME FROM AWAY to Perform on NBC's LATE NIGHT by TV News Desk

BWW has just learned that the cast of the Tony-nominated musical COME FROM AWAY will perform on NBC's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS on Monday, May 22nd. Kyle Chandler and Michaela Watkins are…

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Friday, May 12, 2017

Musical Episode Teased for NBC's WILL & GRACE Revival! by TV News Desk

Is a musical episode on the way for NBC's highly anticipated revival of WILL amp GRACE Today, series star Sean Hayes turned to Twitter to share the news that the official trailer for the sho…

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VIDEO: GROUNDHOG DAY's Andy Karl Recalls the Best & Worst Theater Experience He's Ever Had on LATE SHOW by TV News Desk

Three-time Tony nominee and star of Broadway's GROUNDHOG DAY, Andy Karl, stopped by last night's LATE SHOW on CBS and proved he isa shining example of the adage, 'the show must go on.'

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DOWNTON ABBEY Film Reportedly In the Works; Filming to Begin This September? by TV News Desk

It's the news that DOWNTON ABBEY fans have been waiting to hear According to UK'sThe Sun, a big-screen adaptation of the hit historical drama series is in the works.

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GREAT NEWS! NBC Orders Second Season of Andrea Martin-Led Comedy by TV News Desk

NBC has ordered a second season of itsfreshman comedy GREAT NEWS, starring two-time Tony Award winner Andrea Martin PIPPIN, MY FAVORITE YEAR.Season 2 will consist of 13 episodes.

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

Teen Zombie Love Story is Disney Channel's Next Movie Musical by TV News Desk

Disney Channel has announced its next movie musical, a high school love story titled ZOMBIES.

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JITNEY Star Nabs Starring Role in New Hulu Series CASTLE ROCK by TV News Desk

Andr Holland, who recently starred in August Wilson's JITNEY on Broadway, has landed the lead role in Hulu's upcoming original series CASTLE ROCK.

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Alan Cumming, Ben Whishaw & More to Perform 15-Minute Stage Monologues in New BBC Series QUEERS by TV News Desk

Ben Whishaw THE CRUCIBLE, Alan Cumming CABARET and Russell Tovey A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE will lead the new BBC Four series QUEERS.

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VIDEO: Allison Janney Talks 'SIX DEGREES'; Sings Musical Theater Classics by TV News Desk

Allison Janney stopped by 'Popcorn With Peter Travers' to talk about her new Broadway show, SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION and sing a few bars of'I'll Know' from GUYS AND DOLLS and 'Almost Like B…

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VIDEO: Tina Fey Shares Details on MEAN GIRLS Musical on 'Tonight Show' by TV News Desk

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, guest Tina Fey revealed details of the highly anticipated musical MEAN GIRLS heading to Broadway in March 2018.

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Jennifer Hudson On Board as Coach for Fall 2017 Season of THE VOICE by TV News Desk

Oscar, Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild, BAFTA and Grammy Award winner Jennifer Hudson will join Miley Cyrus, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton as a coach on season 13 of NBC's three-time Emmy …

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

VIDEO: Matthew Perry Talks New Off-Broadway Play THE END OF LONGING by TV News Desk

Matthew Perry stopped by today's LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN to talk about his stage romance with actress Jennifer Morrison in his new play Off-Broadway play THE END OF LONGING. Watch the appea…

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VIDEO: Christian Borle & CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Cast Perform Live on GMA by TV News Desk

The cast of Broadway's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY appeared on this morning's 'Good Morning America' to perform a medley of 'I've Got a Golden Ticket' and 'It Must Be Believed to Be Se…

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Josh Gad to Star as Truman Capote in PARTY OF THE CENTURY by TV News Desk

Josh Gad, who currently stars in Disney's live action 'Beauty and the Beast', will take on the role of famed writer Truman Capote in the new film PARTY OF THE CENTURY.

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VIDEO: Broadway's Patti LuPone Slams Madonna, EVITA & LES MIS Films by TV News Desk

On last night's WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE, Tony Award winnerPatti LuPone didn'thold back about what she thought of singer Madonna's acting skills in EVITA, calling her a movie killer.''I saw B…

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