Mention James Earl Jones and the actor’s dramatic baritone instantly begins resonating in the mind. It’s a voice that announced it was CNN the world was watching, taught “The Lion King’s” Simba about…
Driving Miss Daisy
Shirley Herz, the storied Broadway press agent, died of complications from a stroke Aug. 11 in New York. She was 87. Herz, who suffered the stroke July 18, repped close to 100 Broadway productions…
Producer Jeffrey Richards will reteam with scribe-actor Tracy Letts and helmer Pam MacKinnon to bring Letts’ 1993 play “Killer Joe” to Broadway for a production aiming to hit the boards sometime in…
Flora Lau's debut is beautifully assembled by a top-pedigree production crew, but it remains a modest accomplishment in scope and impact.
The best part about “Don't Say No Until I Finish Talking: The Story of Richard D. Zanuck” comes at the very end, when viewers are informed the producer/executive got to see the finished film three…
Richard Zanuck, the son of legendary 20th Century Fox mogul Darryl F. Zanuck who carved out his own career as the Oscar-winning producer of "Driving Miss Daisy," the blockbuster "Jaws" and several…
The producers of the Broadway staging of "Driving Miss Daisy" are laying plans to ride the show into London in the fall.
Vanessa Redgrave and James Earl Jones could do this show buried up to their necks in a pit and still break your heart.
Alfred Uhry's story of a elderly Southern gentlewoman and her black chauffeur, set in mid-'50s Atlanta, was a Pulitzer Prize-winning stage play and multi-Academy Award-winning film. Playwright Uhry…
With guaranteed Oscar nominations for career-crowning performances by Morgan Freeman and Jessica Tandy, Warner Bros.' "Driving Miss Daisy" is a touching exploration of 25 years of change in Southern…