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“ALF” Star, TV Veteran Max Wright Passes Away, Age 75

Max Wright – best known as family patriarch Willie Tanner in the 80’s NBC sitcom ALF – passed away this week at the age of 75, his family confirmed to TMZ. With over four decades on stage and screen, Wright’s filmography showed his leanings more towards television than film. He landed featured roles on Buffalo Bill (1983-84), […]


‘The Boys in the Band’: Ryan Murphy, Netflix Adapting Broadway Hit as Feature Film

Creative power-house Ryan Murphy (American Horror Story, Pose, Glee) continues flexing his Netflix muscle and proving why we’re rightly justified to have a professional obsession with him, announcing on Instagram that he will be reuniting the entire Broadway cast of 2018’s The Boys in the Band for a feature film adaptation at Netflix. With Murphy producing alongside David […]

'The Prom': Ryan Murphy Announces Netflix Adapt of Broadway Musical

‘The Prom’: Ryan Murphy Announces Netflix Broadway Musical Feature Adapt

Creative power-house Ryan Murphy (American Horror Story, Pose, Glee) continues flexing his Netflix muscle, this time moving forward on a feature film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical The Prom. Prior to Tuesday night’s charity performance of The Prom for the Hetrick-Martin Institute, GLAAD, and the Trevor Project at NYC’s Longacre Theatre, Murphy made the […]

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Listen to a Tease from Broadway Show “Beetlejuice The Musical”!

We’ve known there was a Broadway show based on Tim Burton’s 1988 film Beetlejuice in the works for quite some time, and we’ve finally got an official tease of the show! Tony Nominee Alex Brightman will be playing the title role of the ghost with the most–Beetlejuice, and you can get your first look at […]

The Legendary Carol Channing Passes at 97- Broadway, Friends React

Carol Channing, whose signature voice propelled her to stardom on Broadway and Hollywood, died at the age of 97 at her home in Rancho Mirage, CA. Channing’s best-known roles were in Hello Dolly! as Dolly Gallagher Levi and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes as Lorelei Lee. According to Channing’s publicist B. Harlan Boll, she died of natural […]

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Aaron Sorkin on Adapting “To Kill A Mocking Bird” For the Stage

Aaron Sorkin is one of the undisputed KINGS of written dialog, and when word came down that he was adapting Harper Lee‘s “To Kill A Mocking Bird” (voted #1 in PBS’s The Great American Read) for the stage, our interest was peaked. Wordsmith behind some of the best written [FIGHT. ME] tv series of modern times- The […]

Tony Awards Announce Broadcast Date, and Venue for 2019

Listen up, Broadway babies- the 2019 Tony Awards just got their venue and broadcast date for the 2019 ceremony celebrating the best and brightest of the Great White Way. The 2019 Tony Awards will take place at lManhattan’s Radio City Music Hall (duh), and will be broadcast live via CBS on Sunday June 9th 2019. […]

ITS ALL HAPPENING: Almost Famous Musical is in the Works

Cameron Crowe‘s Almost Famous is one of those special movies that remains an important piece of cinema to those who love it. Not everyone does, but the ones who do REALLY love it. It’s apparently also the most recent beloved flick to be getting a musical adaptation, joining the likes of Waitress, and Moulin Rouge. Tom Kitt (Tony-winning composer […]

The Walking Dead Season 9 Adds Tony Nominee Lauren Ridloff as Connie

AMC is doing its part to help The Walking Dead showrunner Angela Kang keep her promise that the series would be expanding its universe and cast of characters heading into the ninth season, adding Outer Critics Circle and Tony Award-nominated actress Lauren Ridloff. Nominated in 2018 for her role in Children of a Lesser God, Ridloff will […]

Good Morning, ‘Hair Live!’ NBC Says Hello to 2019’s Spring Musical

Executive producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron have set 2019 for the dawning of the age of Hair Live!, NBC‘s live musical presentation of the counter-culture classic. Zadan and Meron have executive produced all of the network’s live musicals since the current run began with The Sound of Music Live!; including this Easter’s presentaton of Jesus […]


Lin-Manuel Miranda’s ‘In The Heights’ Movie Looking For Buyers This Week

Lin-Manuel Miranda isn’t just “Hamilton Guy”, even though many will know him soley for that.  Before he was rapping about the nation’s founding fathers and changing the face of Broadway, Miranda had another notable but less well known hit show called “In The Heights”. That musical chronicles a mostly hispanic group of denizens of the Washington […]

Moulin Rouge! The Musical Releases “Come What May” Music Video

Baz Luhrmann‘s 2001 technicolor musical feature film Moulin Rouge has been turned into a live stage musical, and we’re pretty damn excited, to be honest. The film featured several non-period popular songs like David Bowie‘s “Diamond Dogs”, Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit”, Queen’s “The Show Must Go On”, and several medleys. Stars Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor delighted audiences with their […]

Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!: A Night of Heavenly Highlights

Giving amazing credit where amazing credit is due, NBC‘s live broadcast production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber‘s Jesus Christ Superstar was an evening filled with some truly amazing musical moments – too many to narrow down to just one or two. So instead, we’re giving you a “one-stop-shopping” post for all of our […]

Hamilton’s Brandon Victor Dixon Previews NBC’s Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!

With NBC‘s Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert! set to bow before a live viewing audience this Easter Sunday, the network’s released a small tease of what viewers can expect Sunday night in the form of Hamilton‘s Brandon Victor Dixon‘s (Judas) joining 400 singers from Choir! Choir! Choir! for an amazingly uplifting performance. Dixon joins a line-up […]

NBC Releases New Promo for Jesus Christ Superstar Live

NBC took advantage of the more than a few million eyeballs glued to last night’s Golden Globes to “bless” viewers with the first official promo for their next live musical broadcast, Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!. Because the event is live, there’s obviously no footage to tease but the promo leans heavily on the […]