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  1. Bill Clinton fetes Alec Baldwin with Donald Trump-referencing tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | USA Today

    ... the astonishing range of his career, with highlights that include his Tony-nominated performance in A Streetcar Named Desire , his Oscar-nominated portrayal in The Cooler , his monologue in Glengarry Glen Ross , and his great roles on 30 Rock and ...

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  2. Cartoonist Pays Comedic Tribute to Alec BaldwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Baldwin's 30-year career, including TV ( 30 Rock ), film ( The Hunt for Red October ), theater ( A Streetcar Named Desire ) and even his most recent gig, hosting Turner Classic Movies' The Essentials . "I was trying to show range," Brodner says. ...

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  3. The CRADLE will RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | Folio Weekly

    ... of Elia Kazan, who'd already won two Oscars (neither for his superlative '51 treatment of Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire ), Williams began work on an original screenplay loosely adapted from an earlier one-act play, 27 Wagons of Cotton. As John ...

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  4. Sam Claflin On How We Never Talk About The Pressure On Male Actors To Lose WeightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | Cinema Blend News

    ... it was never an issue. James Bond never had a six pack. He had a hairy chest. Marlon Brando? in A Streetcar Named Desire had an incredible body but he was by no means ripped to within an inch of his life. There's a filter on society that this is ...

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  5. Sam Claflin Says Male Actors Get Body Shamed Too: - I Felt...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | SFGate

    ... never an issue," he said. "James Bond never had a six pack. He had a hairy chest. Marlon Brando in 'A Streetcar Named Desire' had an incredible body but he was by no means ripped to within an inch of his life. There's a filter on society that this ...

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  6. Sam Claflin Talks About Facing Body Insecurities While Working in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | E! Online

    ... never an issue," he said. "James Bond never had a six pack. He had a hairy chest. Marlon Brando in A Streetcar Named Desire had an incredible body, but he was by no means ripped to within an inch of his life." Ultimately, the actor is convinced ...

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  7. Sam Clafin feels 'like a piece of meat' after fat shamingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 2 | Daily Mail

    ... ve hairless and completely defined bodies when previous movie sex symbols didn't 'Marlon Brandoa in A Streetcar Named Desire had an incredible body but he was by no means ripped to within an inch of

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  8. 'They grabbed my fat and said you need to lose weight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Mercury

    ... issue," he said. "James Bond never had a six pack. He had a hairy chest. "Marlon Brando​ in A Streetcar Named Desire had an incredible body but he was by no means ripped to within an inch of his life. There's a filter on society that this is ...

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  9. John Neumeier's Adaptation of a Streetcar Named Desire Makes Canadian Premiere 6/3 - 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    A landmark work in American theatre, Tennessee Williams ' A Streetcar Named Desire premiered on Broadway in 1947 in a production directed by Elia Kazan and starring Jessica Tandy and Marlon Brando . The play's unvarnished realism, sexual explicitness and violence made it both a groundbreaking sensation and an overnight classic.

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  10. Revolutionary road of T-shirtsRead the original story

    May 16, 2017 | China Daily

    ... when it became popular among teenagers. When Marlon Brando wore his tight-fitting white T-shirt in A Streetcar Named Desire in 1951, the whole world began to discover the hidden sexiness under the soft cotton. T-shirts became associated with ...

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  11. Scottish Ballet reimagines a A Streetcar Named DesireaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | The Daily Breeze

    Eve Mutso stars as Blanche DuBois with Scottish Ballet dancers in Nancy Meckler and Annabelle Lopez Ochoa's “A Streetcar Named Desire.” Photo credit: Andy Ross The production, opening Friday as part of Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center and running through May 21, reimagines the postwar story of fragile Southern belle Blanche DuBois' descent into madness, presented through a fusion of dance and drama. Created by theater director Nancy Meckler and choreographer Annabelle Lopez Ochoa , the ballet tragedy opens in the past with a young Blanche in love - a departure from the original and its 1952 film version starring Marlon Brando and Vivien Leigh .

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  12. Phillies beer vendor no longer shouting Brando-esqe StellaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    " A beer vendor at Philadelphia Phillies games no longer sounds like Marlon Brando in "A Streetcar Named Desire." Tom McGee tells KYW-TV that he has stopped yelling "Stella!" at the top of his lungs because stadium vendor Aramark is now having him sell Yuengling Lager.

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  13. 'Hey Stella!': 70 years of 'A Streetcar Named Desire'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    "A Streetcar Named Desire," among the most omnipresent plays in pop culture, turns 70 this year. Pivotal performances and hommages have placed - and kept - the Pulitzer Prize-winning Tennessee Williams drama on the map.

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  14. Scottish Ballet's 'A Streetcar Named Desire' gives muscle to female charactersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    Scottish Ballet's interpretation of Tennessee William's 1947 play "A Streetcar Named Desire" begins with a single stark image: the fallen Southern belle Blanche Dubois, in a snow-white dress, fluttering beneath a naked light bulb. It's no coincidence that Williams titled early drafts of the Pulitzer Prize-winning drama "The Moth."

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  15. Art Beat: Johnson, Kizik take different routes to similar worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... references both the painter Frank Stella and the impassioned pleas of Marlon Brando in “A Streetcar Named Desire.” Desire in myriad forms - hunger, lust, the want of knowledge and power - asserts itself throughout the assembled works. ...

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  16. Scottish Ballet translates theater to dance with - Streetcar'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | SFGate

    The Scottish Ballet uses American theater as its source for the West Coast premiere of "A Streetcar Named Desire," based on Tennessee Williams ' Pulitzer Prize-winning play, at Zellerbach Hall in Berkeley. The gritty drama, which most people know from the 1951 movie starring Marlon Brando as Stanley Kowalski and Vivien Leigh as Blanche DuBois, is celebrating its 70th anniversary.

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  17. Brando, Obama, and The BrandoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | OUPblog

    ... of his craft as an actor. Press publicity photo of Marlon Brando and Vivien Leigh in the play A Streetcar Named Desire, 1951 Source ebay, Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons. I should also point out that in The Wild One (1953) Brando plays a member ...

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  18. Make Like Brando and Give St. Louis Your Best 'Stella!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | River Front Times

    ... Festival St. Louis . It's a cheeky take on the most famous scene from the film adaptation of A Streetcar Named Desire , in which a smoldering Stanley Kowalski (Marlon Brando at peak machismo) cries out his wife's name because he doesn't have the ...

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  19. The Margin: On the auction block: This may be the closest that Henry...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | MarketWatch

    Where else could Jane Fonda and Henry Kissinger exist in such tight quarters if not in Marlon Brando's Rolodex? Chock full of the addresses and phone numbers of thousands of celebrities and politicians from the political far left and right, the Rolodex, as well as a later personal phone book, will be auctioned by Los Angeles-based Nate D. Sanders Auctions on April 27. Bidding for the Rolodex begins at $7,500 . The "Godfather" and "A Streetcar Named Desire" actor's personal contacts included: Orson Welles, Jack Nicholson, George C. Scott, Barbra Streisand, Bob Dylan, Jane Fonda and Tom Hayden, Peter Fonda, Francis Ford Coppola, David Geffen, Alex Haley, Frank Sinatra, Hugh Hefner, Johnny Carson, Jacques Cousteau, Billy Graham and more.

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  20. BWW Morning Brief April 20th, 2017 - HELLO, DOLLY! Opens on Broadway and MoreRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... appeared on Broadway in LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT and before that in THE GLASS MENAGERIE and A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE. She has recently appeared in several seasons of FX's horror anthology series AMERICAN HORROR STORY. George Takei is currently ...

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