Call it Tony-time gridlock: the assumption that he (or she) opening last gets a nomination first. That explains the phenomenon whereby half the Broadway year's annual output gets crammed into the…
The Tonys telecast is under the gun. "In the last few years, we have not come up with the best shows," concedes managing producer Elizabeth I. McCann, new to her TV gig this year. "We are under a…
Aaron Ray, who abruptly exited his post as senior VP of management company the Firm three months ago, has resurfaced with his own shingle, 9 Yards Entertainment.
"Finder's Fee," the directorial debut of "Survivor" host Jeff Probst, will close the third annual Method Fest on June 21 in Pasadena. James Earl Jones, the pic's co-star, will be honored with the…
MGM is in negotiations to take the Jackie Chan project "Nosebleed" in turnaround from New Line, with Hyde Park negotiating to co-finance the $50 million-$60 million pic.
There may have been no writers' strike after all, but the threat of one affected HBO's original series lineup to the extent that a six-episode mini-season of "Sex and the City" will pop up on the…
"It's impeccable," says Lynne Meadow happily, referring to the timing that finds Manhattan Theater Club celebrating 20 Tony nominations for its productions just as plans for a permanent Broadway…
How many Tony voters does it take to determine a winner? Like the Oscars, the answer is a mystery. Unlike the Oscars or the Emmys, Tony voters don't all fall under an umbrella organization like the…
A big musical about a bad musical, "The Producers," has captured the hearts (and wallets) of New Yorkers this season, and it captivated the Tony nominating committee, too.
Time was when the Tony nominations hit the news, a familiar complaint was heard: The best new American plays were nowhere to be found as Broadway was exclusively a showplace for lavish musicals or…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner