Amazon Prime Video in the U.S. and European pay-TV company Sky are partnering on a major original drama series, "Britannia," the first co-production between the companies. The 10-part series has been…
Mix two parts Tarantino with two parts Pinter and one part Mamet — for violence, actor-friendly dialogue and punch, respectively — and serve in 1950s gangland London. That's "Mojo," the 1995 debut…
Any playwright can stick celebrity facsimiles together in a room; it takes real talent not only to render those portraits believable but also to invest the encounter with dramatic weight. In "One…
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Rupert Grint will make his London stage debut in in a West End revival of Jez Butterworth's "Mojo" later this year, producers announced today.
"Barnum," the story of the legendary showman, takes place within the circus for which the title character became famous. Acrobatic choreography energizes Cy Coleman's all-the-fun-of-the-fair tunes…
Believe the buzz. “Choir Boy,” the small but mighty coming-of-age play by Tarell Alvin McCraney ("The “Brother/Sister Plays") that melted frosty British hearts at the Royal Court last year, deserves…
Whatever headaches Richard Greenberg might be having, what with this month’s closing of “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” on Broadway and next month’s opening of “Far From Heaven” at Playwrights Horizons, he…
Nostalgia and videogames look to be a potent combo for studios as Universal is bringing on Jez Butterworth to rewrite the script of "Asteroids."
Is it a ghost story or something more ghastly? The one thing that's certain about Jez Butterworth's enigmatic "The River" is that Ian Rickson's spellbinding production could not be bettered.
New Regency is in talks to finance an untitled drama based on the tome "Flim-Flam Man: The True Story of My Father's Counterfeit Life" that Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu will direct.
Actor Mark Rylance truly shines Jez Butterworth's 'Jerusalem,' a comedy about a dope dealer holding out against the forces of gentrification overtaking the English countryside.