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Monday Apr 14 | Daily Journal

I forgot' not valid excuse when truth is distorted

On this Tax Day 2014, who remembers Steve Martin's 1979 monologue from "Saturday Night Live" on how to get one million dollars and pay no taxes? If the IRS comes to the door looking for tax money, Martin advised viewers to utter two simple words: "I forgot."

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Vocal

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Community Voice

'Scoundrels' scores at 6th St. Playhouse

The recent trend on Broadway is to turn hit movies into musicals. "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" was an amazing movie.

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Related Topix: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Vocal

Daily Herald

Key performances help redeem weak writing in FVR's 'Cheaper by the Dozen'

Efficiency experts Frank and Lillian apply their productivity theories to their family in "Cheaper by the Dozen," running through May 18 at Fox Valley Repertory in St. Charles.

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Related Topix: Cheaper by the Dozen, Comedy Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Laura, IL, St. Charles, IL, Celebrities, Vocal, Bonnie Hunt

Tue Apr 08, 2014

JD Supra

Social Networking for Jerks: FTC Goes After Site for Scraping Facebook Content

In the 1979 Carl Reiner film The Jerk , a new phonebook is delivered and Steve Martin, playing the title character, rejoices that "I'm somebody now! Millions of people look at this book every day! This is the kind of spontaneous publicity - your name in print - that makes people.

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Related Topix: Social Software, Startups, Facebook, Comedy Movies, The Jerk, Celebrities, Vocal, Hingham, MA

Ventura County Star

Conejo Players' "Picasso at the Lapin Agile" was inspiration for "Bits & Pieces" Art Show

Actors from Conejo Player's "Picasso at the Lapin Agile" attend Studio Chanel Islands Art Center art show and competition.

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Related Topix: Camarillo, CA, Celebrities, Vocal

Examiner.com

The Guardsman coming to NoHo Arts Center

Can a jealous actor fool his cheating wife? Lillian Groag directs a new adaptation of The Guardsman , the comic tour de force about love, fidelity and illusion by Hungarian playwright Ferenc MolnA r , opening May 17 at the NoHo Arts Center .

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, All of Me, Lily Tomlin, Celebrities, Vocal, Theater, Arts

BroadwayWorld.com

New Adaptation of the Guardsman to Run 5/17-6/22 at NoHo Arts Center

Can a jealous actor fool his cheating wife? Lillian Groag directs a new adaptation of The Guardsman, the comic tour de force about love, fidelity and illusion by Hungarian playwright Ferenc Molnr , opening May 17 at the NoHo Arts Center.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, All of Me, Lily Tomlin, Celebrities, Vocal, Company, Musical Movies

Fri Apr 04, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Stars pay tribute to David Letterman

Celebrities including Ricky Gervais, Jimmy Kimmel and Steve Martin have taken to Twitter to praise veteran chat show host David Letterman following his announcement that he will be retiring next year.

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Related Topix: Late Show With David Letterman, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, David Letterman, Family, Comedy Movies, Father of the Bride, Vocal

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Daily Mail

Rootin' tootin' conmen will take you for a ride: Quentin Letts...

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, a big screen hit for Michael Caine and Steve Martin, is here a musical farce complete with spangly sets, slapstick and a chorus line of pearly lovelies.

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Related Topix: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Michael Caine, Vocal

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Financial Times

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Savoy Theatre, London

In 1927 Show Boat ushered in a new age for the American musical, in which songs became integral to narrative and character development rather than gratuitous routines.

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Related Topix: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Michael Caine, Vocal, Bedtime Story, Marlon Brando

BroadwayWorld.com

First Performance Clip Of West End Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Tony Award-winning Broadway hit DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS finally comes to the West End with stage and screen stars Robert Lindsay and Rufus Hound in the leads and a new look at the dazzling opening number, "Give Them What They Want" is now available to view.

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Related Topix: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Music!, My Family, Drama Movies, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Entertainment, Television, Robert Lindsay, Celebrities, Vocal

Radio Times

The Pink Panther to get animated reboot

The Pink Panther is set to return to cinema screens in an animated/ live action hybrid; one that will focus on the cartoon panther from the classic title sequence rather than the main character, Inspector Clouseau, of the comedy films.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, The Pink Panther, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Peter Sellers, Celebrities, Vocal

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Garden City Observer

Northville High teens bringing 'Little Shop of Horrors' to stage

Northville High School students are hard at work rehearsing for Little Shop of Horrors, their spring musical that will be performed April 10-12.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Little Shop of Horrors, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Education Etc., Celebrities, Vocal, Rick Moranis, Theater, Arts

Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Huffington Post

Christopher Walken's 5 Greatest Moments

In the 60-some years the silver fox has graced cinema screens, he has shown the world he is truly a jack of all trades.

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Related Topix: Annie Hall, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Pennies from Heaven, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Christopher Walken, Vocal, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Woody Allen, Pop/Rock

BBC News

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels heads for London's stage

Frank Oz's classic film Dirty Rotten Scoundrels was first adapted for the Broadway stage in 2005, picking up a clutch of awards and nominations.

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Firstshowing.net

'Pink Panther' Gets Live-Action & Animation Hybrid Without Clouseau

We've already seen MGM revive The Pink Panther in the form of a live-action family comedy franchise starring Steve Martin as the bumbling Inspector Clouseau, but now another revival is in order.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Animated TV, Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, The Pink Panther, Mystery Movies, Celebrities, Vocal

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

The Coletti family's Roxanne experience

While it's not clear if all the scenes in the script to Roxanne that don't show up in the movie were actually filmed, at least some were.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Roxanne, Celebrities, Vocal, Daryl Hannah

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Roxanne: The deleted scenes

When Roxanne , the hit Steve Martin movie filmed in Nelson, was released on DVD in 2000, it contained no deleted scenes or bonus features apart from the theatrical trailer.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Roxanne, Celebrities, Vocal, Fire

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Radio Times

Put your questions to the stars of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Lawrence Jamieson and Freddy Benson are set to swindle their way onto the London stage this spring as the Dirty Rotten Scoundrels come to London.

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Related Topix: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Vocal, Michael Caine, Glenne Headly

Fri Mar 21, 2014

Sarasota Magazine

The Players' Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Productions of the 2004 Broadway musical Dirty Rotten Scoundrels haven't turned up locally very often, but tuning into the Players' current version is a reminder of what escapist, often very clever fun it is.

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Related Topix: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Michael Caine, Vocal, Bedtime Story, Marlon Brando

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