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Friday, May 31, 2019

Keeley Hawes, Ann Dowd Join Cast of Netflix's REBECCA by TV News Desk

BAFTA nominee Keeley Hawes Bodyguard, Misbehaviour, Emmy Award Winner Ann Dowd The Handmaid's Tale, Hereditary,Sam Riley Free Fire, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies and Ben Crompton Game of T…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:03PM

VIDEO: Laura Dreyfuss Releases Single 'Better Drugs' From Debut EP by TV News Desk

ActresssingerBroadway star Laura Dreyfuss, akaLoladre, is releasing her new song, 'Better Drugs,' today. American Authors guitarist James Adam Shelley produced the track with his production …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:03PM

VIDEO: Disney Announces Premiere Date for DESCENDANTS 3, Previews Opening Number by TV News Desk

'Descendants 3,' the third movie in Disney's global smash franchise, is set to premiere on FRIDAY, AUG. 2 800-1000 p.m. EDT, on Disney Channel and DisneyNOW.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:03PM

Review Roundup: What Do Critics Think of Ron Howard's PAVAROTTI Documentary? by TV News Desk

Academy Award-winning director Ron Howard's new documentary about the most beloved opera singer of all time,PAVAROTTI, is set to open in theaters on June 7th.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:54PM

Marc Webb in Talks to Direct Disney's SNOW WHITE Remake by TV News Desk

Marc Webb is in talks to direct the Disney's upcoming live-action adaptation of Snow White,' according to Variety.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:54AM
Thursday, May 30, 2019

Heather Headley to Star in Netflix Series SWEET MAGNOLIAS by TV News Desk

Tony and Drama Desk Award award winner Heather Headley is set to star alongside Monica Potter and Brooke Elliott in the new NetflixseriesSweet Magnolias,according to Deadline.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:06PM

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of Season One of FOSSE/VERDON by TV News Desk

FX has released two behind the scenes clips taking you inside season one of FosseVerdon.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:06PM
Friday, May 24, 2019

Anna Kendrick to Star in Romantic Comedy Anthology Series LOVE LIFE by TV News Desk

Pitch PerfectstarAnna Kendrickis set to star in and executive produce the romantic comedy anthology seriesLove Life, according to Deadline.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:12PM

VIDEO: Ben Platt Talks Being One Away From an EGOT, Performs 'Grow As We Go' by TV News Desk

Ben Platt was a guest on Thursday night's episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live to talk about his new album 'Sing to Me Instead.' During the interview, Platttalks about winning an Emmy, Grammy and To…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:42AM
Thursday, May 23, 2019

DVR Alert: The Cast of THE PROM to Perform on THE VIEW by TV News Desk

Set your DVRs, because ABC's The View has announced that on Friday, May 31 there will be aperformance by the cast of Broadway's Tony-nominated The Prom

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:48PM

Andrew Leeds Joins ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST Cast by TV News Desk

Andrew Leedswill have arecurring role on the NBCmusical drama seriesZoey's Extraordinary Playlist, according to Deadline.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:03PM

Noah Galvin, Ari'el Stachel, Christine Baranski to Lead the Podcast Series THE TWO PRINCES by TV News Desk

Noah Galvinand Ari'el Stachel are set to star in the scripted podcast series 'The Two Princes,' playing two rival royal heirs who end up falling in love in, according to Variety. The cast al…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:42AM
Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of Disney's ALADDIN Live-Action Remake? by TV News Desk

Disney's newest live-action remake is Aladdin, and ahead of its release this Friday, May 24, critics are sharing their thoughts on the adaptation of Disney's 1992 classic. The film is the ex…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:42PM
Monday, May 20, 2019

BWW Interview: Carly Hughes Talks AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE Musical Finale by TV News Desk

Carly Hughes is an accomplished Broadway and television actress. Broadway fans will know her for her many roles including the 2013 revival of Pippin, Ghost the Musical, and Beautiful The Car…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:18PM

Broadway on TV: Ben Platt, Bryan Cranston & More for Week of May 20, 2019 by TV News Desk

From stage to screen, Broadway will be represented on TV for the week of May 20, 2019

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:32AM
Friday, May 17, 2019

ALADDIN Star Mena Massoud to Lead Voice Cast of LAMYA'S POEM by TV News Desk

Unity Productions Foundation announces that MenaMassoud, star of the upcoming Disney film ALADDIN, will play the lead role of Rumi in the upcoming animated feature film LAMYA'S POEM, which i…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:48PM

NBC Shares the Reason They Pulled HAIR LIVE From the Schedule by TV News Desk

Last year, NBC announced that its next live musical would be Hair, airing in spring 2019. In July, the network scheduled the event for Sunday, May 19. When Sunday rolls around, however, Hair…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:48PM

Conductor Gustavo Dudamel to Helm WEST SIDE STORY Film Recording with Jeanine Tesori, Matt Sullivan by TV News Desk

Steven Spielberg'sWest Side Storyannounced today that acclaimed conductor Gustavo Dudamel will be guiding the baton for the film's recording of Leonard Bernstein's iconic score.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:36AM


Get your DVRs ready - on Monday, May 20, the cast of Broadway's The Prom is set to perform on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:32AM
Thursday, May 16, 2019

Netflix Developing Hip Hop Musical with Will Smith and Queen Latifah Producing by TV News Desk

Netflixhas announced that it is developing a hip hop musical film with Solvan Slick Naim, a Brooklyn-native Algerian-American filmmaker and rapper, directingthe film, from a script he co-wro…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:54PM

Bette Midler Among the 2019 Disney Legends Award Recipients by TV News Desk

Today, D23, the official Disney fan club, has announced the eleven recipients for the 2019 Disney Legends Award. This year's recipients areBette Midler, Wing Chao, Robert Downey Jr., Jon Fav…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:36AM
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Marion Cotillard Joins Adam Driver in Musical Film ANNETTE by TV News Desk

Oscar-winning actressMarion Cotillard will star oppositeAdam Driver in Annette,Leos Carax's English-language romantic musical, according to Variety.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:36PM

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer For TV Land's YOUNGER Season Six Starring Sutton Foster by TV News Desk

TV Land's YOUNGERwill return for season six on June 12th 109c. Check out the trailer below

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:36PM

SNOWPIERCER Starring Daveed Diggs Moves to TBS, Gets Second Season Order by TV News Desk

WarnerMediahas ordered a second season of its post-apocalyptic sci-fi seriesSnowpiercerprior to its series premiere. Based on the acclaimed film of the same name, the highly anticipated futu…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:18AM

Emma Thompson in Talks to Join Disney's CRUELLA by TV News Desk

Emma Thompsonis in talks to star in Disney's live-action spinoff 'Cruella,' according to Variety. Thompson would star oppositeEmma Stone, who plays Cruella,in theorigin story based on the cl…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:18AM

Ben Platt to Perform at Radio City Music Hall by TV News Desk

Grammy,TONY, andEmmyAward-winning artistBen Platthas announced official details of his upcoming show at Radio City Music Hall on September 29, 2019. The concert follows a sold-out show yeste…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:03AM
Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Kristin Chenoweth Joins Cast of Netflix's HOLIDATE by TV News Desk

Kristin Chenoweth is among those recently announced to join the cast of the Netflix romantic comedy,Holidate,according to Deadline.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:03PM

Hannah Gadsby's New Stand-Up Special DOUGLAS to Launch on Netflix Following Off-Broadway Run by TV News Desk

At this evening's FYSEE event in Los Angeles, comedian Hannah Gadsby announced that her new hour-long stand-up specialDouglas, named after her beloved dog, will launch globally on Netflix in…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:42PM

VIDEO: Will Smith Performs 'Prince Ali' in New ALADDIN Film by TV News Desk

Ahead of 'Aladdin''sMay 24th release, Disney has shared a clip of Will Smith singing iconic musical number 'Prince Ali.'

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:42PM

Sarah Paulson, Uzo Aduba Join Cate Blanchett in MRS. AMERICA on FX by TV News Desk

FXhas announced that Uzo Aduba, Sarah Paulson are among the eleven actors and actress who haverounded out the main cast of the upcoming drama series Mrs. America starring Cate Blanchett, acc…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:42PM

Josh Gad to Star in HONEY, I SHRUNK THE KIDS Reboot by TV News Desk

Josh Gad has been cast in an upcoming reboot of Walt Disney Pictures'1989 movieHoney, I Shrunk the Kids, according to People.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:42PM

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