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‘In The Heights’ Film Gains Hamilton Alum Anthony Ramos

Remember how Warner Bros. won the hot bidding war for the film rights to Lin-Manuel Miranda‘s first hit stage show, “In The Heights”? Okay well if you don’t, back in May, it was a highly sought-after property that was suffering a bit from the initial interest of someone with the initials H.W.  Shortly thereafter, good ol’ […]

Prince Harry Started to Sing “You’ll Be Back” While Visiting ‘Hamilton’

When it was revealed that Prince Harry and his lovely wife Meghan Markle attended a London performance of Lin-Manuel Miranda‘s smash hit musical Hamilton, and it went pretty awesomely. The special gala performance was put on by Sentebale, a charity founded by Prince Harry and Prince Seeiso that gives hope to children and young people affected […]

Swedish Rock Singer Erik Grönwall Performs Simon Zealotes from NBC’s Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!

With Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber‘s Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert! only mere hours away from its small screen bow, NBC has released a new video of Swedish hard rock/heavy metal singer-songwriter Erik Grönwall (Simon Zealotes) joining 400 Choir! Choir! Choir! singers for a truly captivating rendition of ‘Simon Zealotes’: https://youtu.be/6kp37u6_Odw Grönwall joins a Jesus […]

Preview John Legend’s ‘Gethsemane,’ Sara Bareilles’ ‘Everything’s Alright’ from NBC’s Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!

With Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber‘s Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert! raising the curtain before a live viewing audience tonight, NBC has released two lyric video teasers (is that a first?) for the production. In the first, John Legend (Jesus Christ) performs a soulful rendition of “Gethsemane;” and in the second, Sara Bareilles‘ (Mary Magdalene) version of […]

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 […]


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Watch: Lin-Manuel Miranda and Weird Al Lip Sync ‘Hamilton Polka’

NBC’s The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon continues to be the late night show that keeps on giving, and last night’s ‘Hamilton Polka’ lip syncing segment is proof of that. Weird Al Yankovic and Lin-Manuel Miranda had been teasing individual song releases for the better part of a month, and two days ago we found out they […]

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Weird Al, M. Night, Ronda Rousey, and More: The Weekly Static s01e29

I know you wanna leave me, but I refuse to let you go. If I have to beg and plead for your sympathy, I don’t mind cause you mean that much to… The Weekly Static! A plague of locusts upon your homes if you didn’t know that was The Temptations  – and I would’ve gotten away […]

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‘The Hamilton Polka’ from Weird Al Yankovic Is Here

Hamilton star/composer/writer/general good dude Lin-Manuel Miranda has been teasing a special #Hamildrop for February 30th (nice), and fans have been playing detective ever since it was announced. Weird Al Yankovic also separately announced that his new single would be hitting Friday as well. People starting putting two and two together, and now we know. ‘The […]

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Hamilton’s Brandon Victor Dixon Cast in NBC’s Jesus Christ Superstar

With what’s apparently a good day for Hamilton alumni casting news, Tony Award winner Brandon Victor Dixon has been cast as Judas in NBC‘s upcoming live performance broadcast of Jesus Christ Superstar. The network also announced several other additions to the cast of Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!, including: Ben Daniels as Pontius Pilate, Norm Lewis […]

Hamilton’s Renee Elise Goldsberry Sings New ‘Muppet Babies’ Theme

Muppet Babies are back, and they’ve enlisted a heavy-hitting singing talent to help them keep making dreams come true. Hamilton‘s Renée Elise Goldsberry has been tapped to sing the theme song ahead of its March 23 premiere. The series is set to premiere with two back-to-back episodes on Disney Channel at 10 a.m. ET;  and also […]



NEW YORK - AUGUST 29, 2016: American actor and singer Leslie Odom Jr. at the red carpet before US Open 2016 opening night ceremony at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York

Super Bowl LII: Hamilton’s Leslie Odom, Jr. Joins P!nk, Justin Timberlake

Hamilton‘s own Leslie Odom, Jr. is getting ready to take the stage at a “theater” that seats over 100 million, with NBC announcing that the Tony Award-winning singer would be performing “America The Beautiful” at NFL Super Bowl LII on Sunday, February 4. His performance will be televised live on NBC prior to kickoff at U.S. […]

TNT All Aboard Snowpiercer Series with Jennifer Connelly, Daveed Diggs

Executive producer Bong Joon Ho’s series adaptation of his 2013 film Snowpiercer is set to fire up the engines on its perpetual journey, as TNT has officially ordered the pilot to series. Starring Hamilton‘s award-winning Daveed Diggs and Jennifer Connelly (A Beautiful Mind, Requiem for a Dream), the series is set seven years after the world has […]

Elhoffer Designs Releases Sailor Moon Inspired Magical Girl Collection

One of our favorite small businesses catering to the nerdy, Elhoffer Designs is no stranger to the annals of geek chic fashion.  Not only do they have a wide selection of Disney-centric items (Marvel and Star Wars included) but there are also Hamilton and Game Of Thrones inspired things too. Yesterday, the independent fashion house posted […]

The Umbrella Academy: Netflix Finalizes the Hargreeves Family

The holidays are usually known as a time for families to come together, so it seems like a pretty good time for Netflix to announce the remaining members of The Hargreeves Family for their series adaptation of Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba‘s The Umbrella Academy. Tom Hopper (I Feel Pretty), Emmy Raver-Lampman (Hamilton),  David Castañeda (Jane the […]

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Is Not Throwing Away His Shot To Play Hamilton In Puerto Rico

Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creator of the hit Broadway musical Hamilton and the original star, will be returning to the title role when the musical makes a three-week run in Puerto Rico. Miranda, born in Puerto Rico, was originally taking his creation to the U.S. Territory, but the devastation cause by Hurricane Maria has increased the […]