Tootsie Newswire

Tootsie Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tootsie.

Results 1 - 20 of 60 in Tootsie

  1. Jessica Lange Signs With CAARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Deadline

    ... been nominated so many times for Best Actress. She won for her lead performance in Blue Sky and for supporting in Tootsie . She was nominated four other times for Music Box , Sweet Dreams, Country and Frances . She was also the femme fatale in The ...


  2. TOOTSIE Stage Adaptation Headed to Broadway in 2018?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 |

    As reported back in 2012 , the 1982 comedy film TOOTSIE, which starred Academy Award-winner Dustin Hoffman , is being adapted for Broadway by Scott Sander s , producer behind THE COLOR PURPLE and more. Now, according to an interview with the Australian , TOOTSIE "is about a year away," meaning Sanders and his team could be aiming for a 2018 Broadway debut.


  3. Christine Ebersole Says Tony-Winning Role in 'Grey Gardens' Spoke to the Queer CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | Switched

    ... Ebersole has countless film and television credits. Her big screen appearances include Oscar-winning films such as Tootsie , Amadeus and, most recently, The Wolf of Wall Street . Her television career kicked into high gear as a 1980 regular on ...


  4. Tuesday: Eat. Drink. Do.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 1 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... time. 8-11 p.m. $10. Tickets: Former Chicago Tribune film writer Mike Caro hosts a screening of "Tootsie," the Academy Award-winning 1982 comedy starring Dustin Hoffman in drag, and discusses how the humor holds up. 7 p.m. $12. ...


  5. On this day: December 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    2012: Actor Charles Durning, best known for his roles in movies such as "The Sting," "Dog Day Afternoon," "Tootsie," "To Be or Not to Be" and "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas," dies at the age of 89 in New York City. Durning earned Academy Award ...


  6. 'La La Land': (Mostly) breathtaking magicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | Davis Enterprise

    ... an audition montage that brings back delightful memories of Dustin Hoffman's similar plight, in the first act of "Tootsie." Mia and Sebastian eventually connect, their mutual chemistry igniting after a party, while seeking their cars on a quiet ...


  7. 'Lily and the Octopus' Author Steven Rowley Talks Dogs and Dustin HoffmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Unicorn Booty

    ... short story written for himself - and wound up becoming a best-selling novel. As a child, he was drawn to the movie Tootsie , and particularly loved the line from Dustin Hoffman about how, when dressed in drag around a woman he cared for, he felt ...


  8. Photo Flash: First Look at Buckland Theatre Company's LUV, Opening Tonight at PARK90Read the original story

    Dec 13, 2016 |

    ... a first look at the cast in action below! Written by Murray Schisgal (best known for co-writing the screenplay for Tootsie), LUV premiered on Broadway in 1964 directed by Mike Nichols and was Tony nominated for Best Play and Best Author. LUV is a ...


  9. Will the Academy Awards Recognize Casting?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Back Stage

    ... he has cast over 200 feature films since the 1950s, including award winners "Inherit the Wind," "The Graduate," "Tootsie," and "The Right Stuff." Known for his collaborations with filmmakers such as Stanley Kramer and Sydney Pollack, as well as ...


  10. Guest Blog: Gary Condes On Absurdism, Nostalgia and LUV at Park TheatreRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2016 |

    LUV is by Murray Schisgal , best known for writing the screenplay for Tootsie , and it first premiered on Broadway in 1964, directed by Mike Nichols and starring Alan Arkin , Eli Wallach , and Anne Jackson . It won a number of Tony awards and later in the run made a star of Gene Wilder .


  11. Christine Ebersole to Launch Broadway @ The Nourse Concert Series This WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 |

    ... to her acclaimed stage career, Christine Ebersole has also appeared in numerous hit films such as "Amadeus," "Tootsie," " Richie Rich ," "Black Sheep," "Dead Again," "Folks!," "Ghost Dad," "True Crime," "My Girl 2," "Mac and Me," and "Confessions of ...


  12. Handout pictures of Alfa Romeo 4C Spider. Photo: NewspressRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    ... which it pays homage was made famous by Dustin Hoffman in The Graduate , the 4C feels more like Dustin Hoffmann in Tootsie - it's all a bit plastic. Even from the exterior perspective it's certainly cute - compact enough to suggest perhaps a ...


  13. Bill Murray honored by Kennedy Center with Mark Twain PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    His comedic contributions are endless: "Saturday Night Live" , "Caddyshack" , "Stripes" , "Tootsie" , "Ghostbusters" , "Scrooged" , "Groundhog Day" , "Rushmore" , "The Royal Tenenbaums" , "Lost in Translation" , "Zombieland" . Sunday night, the incomparable Bill Murray received the Kennedy Center's prestigious Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.


  14. Luv - Park TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | IndieLondon

    ... as Ellen and Charles Dorfman as Harry. Playwright Murray Schisgal (best known for co-writing the screenplay for Tootsie ) said: "I am thrilled that my play Luv will be returning to London to play at Park Theatre for the first time since it ...


  15. Full Cast Announced for Buckland Theatre's LUVRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 |

    ... Ellen and Charles Dorfman will play Harry. Written by Murray Schisgal (best known for co-writing the screenplay for Tootsie), LUV premiered on Broadway in 1964 directed by Mike Nichols and was Tony nominated for Best Play and Best Author. LUV will ...


  16. Christine Ebersole at Cafe Carlyle: After the BallRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2016 | Switched

    ... who worked with her on Grey Gardens in her Tony winning roles as both Edie Beales. Her renditions of "Toot Toot Tootsie Goodbye," "My Baby Just Cares for Me," and "'S Wonderful" lead the way to a new stage, "Ready to Begin Again," "I Do What I Can ...


  17. The Electric Horseman - PreviewRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2016 | IndieLondon

    ... to Five ) in The Electric Horseman , a romantic comedy adventure directed by acclaimed director Sydney Pollack ( Tootsie ), which is set for a Sonny Steele (Robert Redford) has swapped his previous life as a rodeo champion for a corporate gig as a ...


  18. Dustin Hoffman's inadvertent Yom Kippur message to the world Ronn TorossianRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... All the President's Men . Raymond Babbitt a person with autism in Rain Man . Michael Dorsey and Dorothy Michaels in Tootsie. But Hoffman adopted a new role this past year at the conclusion of the PBS program Finding Your Roots when he was overcome ...


  19. Watch Jessica Lange And Shirley MacLaine Turn Heads In This 'Wild Oats' ClipRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Switched

    ... Lange and Shirley MacLaine, who just so happened to win their first Oscars in consecutive years (Lange for 1982's "Tootsie" and MacLaine for 1983's "Terms of Endearment"). They star in " Wild Oats ," playing best friends who cash in when one ...


  20. Know it allRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... himself as a woman named Dorothy Michaels, and lands a role on a soap opera. The story is from the 1982 movie "Tootsie." The state song of Illinois is "Illinois." Oklahoma's state song is "Oklahoma." The state song of Wyoming is "Wyoming." In the ...