“Hughie,” the Broadway play starring Forest Whitaker that opened last week, has posted a closing notice for the end of the month, abbreviating its run after weeks of very slow sales. The show, which…
In the days leading up to Forest Whitaker's Broadway debut in “Hughie,” people were nervous. Gossip columns picked up on rumors that Whitaker couldn't remember his lines during preview performances…
Michael Grandage has directed stage performances from actors ranging from Jude Law to Nicole Kidman to Daniel Radcliffe. But Forest Whitaker, who stars in the Broadway revival of “Hughie” that opened…
Forest Whitaker is blessed with an air of warmth and decency that shines through in film roles like the one he played in "The Butler.” Michael Grandage, for lauded his stagings of “Red” and “The…
The upcoming Broadway revival of “Hughie,” with Forest Whitaker in the lead role, has locked in its Broadway plan, setting a February opening at the Booth Theater. New York theater stalwart Frank…
Ben Gazzara, the actor known for his intensity and for his work with helmer John Cassavetes, died Friday in Gotham. He was 81.
Venice fetes the actor as filmmaker whose obsession with Oscar Wilde's 'Salome' knows no bounds.
The mostly obsolete art of the double bill gets an awfully nice lift.
"The thing with O'Neill," says Brian Dennehy, "is that nothing's easy." The actor, whose CV includes productions of Eugene O'Neill plays including "The Iceman Cometh" and "Long Day's Journey Into…
Oscar and Tony winner Jason Robards Jr. died Tuesday at age 78 at Bridgeport Hospital in Fairfield, Conn. after a lengthy battle with cancer.
The "Full Monty" formula gets a fresh and inventive spin in "Still Crazy," a chucklesome, warmly observed comedy about five middle-aged losers who reassemble their rock band that broke up in the…