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  1. Tony Yazbeck, Emily Skinner & Josh Grisetti Confirmed for Prince of...Read the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Broadway

    Next stop the Great White Way?! Tony Yazbeck, Emily Skinner and Josh Grisetti, who as previously reported were circling the long-in-the-works musical The Prince of Broadway , have boarded the Japanese production. Starring Ramin Karimloo and Shuler Hensley, the show celebrates the career of the 21-time Tony-winning director and producer Hal Prince and will begin rehearsals in the Big Apple on September 3. The tuner will play October 23 through November 22 at Tokyu Theatre Orb in Tokyo and November 28 through December 10 at Umeda Arts Theatre in Osaka.


  2. Not-Cumberbatch: Seven Brides for Seven Brothers Outdoors in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    I am just back from London, where Cumberbatch's the thing and the rest is silence, insofar as London theater is concerned. Normally, I would have been scrambling like everyone else to score a ticket to see his Hamlet.


  3. Hailee Steinfeld Carries Jill Milan to MTV Video Music Awards, Fashion Brand AnnouncesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Hailee Steinfeld carries the Jill Milan Disc Clutch to the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles, August 30, 2015. )--Jill MilanA , a provider of luxury fashion and accessories , today announced Academy Award-nominated actress Hailee Steinfeld carried the brand's Disc Clutch to the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards Sunday.


  4. Randy TravisRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Country Legends 106.9 Topeka, Kansas

    Born in North Carolina in 1959, Randy Travis is best known for opening the door to young artists who sought to return to the traditional sound of country music. He was discovered by Elizabeth Hatcher when he was 18 and fought hard to make a name for himself.


  5. Somerset Rebels race to victory in final Premier League home fixture of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Exmouth Journal

    Following a highly successful tour of the Scottish tracks, in which they banked 7-points into their Premier League account, the 'Cases' Somerset Rebels returned to the Oak Tree Arena to complete their final home league fixture of the 2015 season, writes Dave Thompson. Their opponents were fellow Play Off contenders, the Peterborough Panthers, who like the Rebels were looking to push Glasgow for the second place spot in the final league table, a position which would give the incumbent an automatic place in the Play Off Semi-Finals, along with the Edinburgh Monarchs.


  6. American Masters Presents AltheaRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Public Broadcasting Service

    American Masters: Althea premieres nationwide Friday, September 4, 9-10:30 p.m. on PBS . Encore presentation of American Masters: Billie Jean King follows, 10:30 p.m. -12 midnight.


  7. The Genesis of Bert?Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Bucky's 5th Quarter

    ... , Jodie Foste r, and James Garner . Gibson's character is Bret Maverick. He's one of those characters common to old western movies, a smooth talking, card player, who thinks he's a ladies man. Jodie Foster's character, Annabelle Blansford, is ...


  8. Heaven in the MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Because Heaven does not exist, it is purely the product of our imagination. Unlike the world we live in, where we must continually adjust our conceptions to fit reality, resulting in much disappointment, Heaven never suffers the limitations of experienced reality, but is free to realize our every hope and dream.


  9. True GritRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | BellaOnline

    ... Josh Brolin, Barry Pepper, and Dakin Matthews. It runs 110 minutes and is rated PG-13 for some intense sequences of western violence including disturbing images. Get your copy of "True Grit" here:


  10. Smackdown 1954: Wife, Sister, Secretary, and PassengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    To dig up some tabloid history for a footnote, Reynolds' "love rival" Elizabeth Taylor won the same humanitarian award in 1993. It sort of goes to show that everybody got theirs in that situation, except for Eddie Fisher.


  11. 7Days: Regional arts and entertainment, by Michael HarringtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Philly.com

    American tragedy Famed for its behind-the-scenes meta-drama - the last film for Marilyn Monroe and Clark Gable, with a stellar turn by a fragile Montgomery Clift and a script by Monroe's estranged husband, Arthur Miller - John Huston's classic 1961 drama, The Misfits , is an absorbing look at down-and-out cowboys and out-of-place drifters in a tawdry, neon-lit new West. The film screens at the Colonial Theatre , 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville.


  12. How to reclaim our storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    I gave a talk Saturday at the Old State House Museum as part of the Lights! Camera! Arkansas! seminar. I was asked to talk about "Arkansas in the Rise of South Regional Theater."


  13. Supreme Court Justice Thurgood MarshallRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KION 46

    The vacuum is invented, Ty Cobb makes his major-league debut, Bob Dylan releases "Highway 61 Revisited," and Thurgood Marshall is confirmed as the first black justice on the Supreme Court, all on this day. 2006: Canadian-American actor Glenn Ford dies at age 90 in Beverly Hills, California.


  14. Paul Newman Forever stamp to be issued by the USPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    The United States Postal Service has announced that a 'Forever' first-class postage stamp honoring the late legendary actor and philanthropist Paul Newman will be issued for sale on September 18, 2015. The official first-day ceremony for the stamp will take place on that date, beginning at 10:30 am, in the heart of The Playhouse Square District of Cleveland , Ohio.


  15. Secrets of the courtroom artists sketching the rich and famous in the dockRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mirror.co.uk

    A new book capures those dramatic moments when celebrities and stars find themselves in a real-life courtroom drama where cameras are not allowed Whether it is Heather Mills throwing water over Paul McCartney's barrister or Amy Winehouse showing a judge how she kicked a fan, celebrity trials have always been followed as avidly as soap plots. But with cameras banned from courts , the only way most of us can get a glimpse of what goes on is when key participants are drawn by a special breed of artists.


  16. Sia, Stacy Martin Headline Miu Miu Tales Talks at Venice DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hollywood Reporter

    Kurt Sutter first became famous during his reign of terror writing FX's smash "Sons of Anarchy." Now, with a second ultraviolent series about to hit, the Hollywood hothead has cooled down and opens up about his troubled childhood and why he no longer tweets the C-word.


  17. Lights, camera, start picking! American Pickers find Hollywood memories in Prescott homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Daily Courier

    ... of the late Iron Eyes Cody, a well-known Hollywood actor who played Native American roles during the golden age of western films (from about the 1940s to the 1960s). Turns out, Uncle Buck was the manager and estate executor for Iron Eyes Cody (birth ...


  18. Dennis McCarthy: 'Gunsmoke' cast, family to celebrate 60-year anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Press-Telegram

    ... when your handshake was your word and values meant something." They still do to the Reel Cowboys, a group of old western character actors who are hosting the event. They meet every Saturday morning over at Big Jim's Restaurant in Sun Valley to shoot ...


  19. Hailee Steinfeld Records Duet With Young ActorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | ContactMusic.com

    The duo has recorded new single How I Want Ya as they embark on music careers, and the single is already available to download. The track will be actor and skateboarder Thames' new release and he couldn't be happier with the finished recording, telling WENN, "I love what Hailee did with it.


  20. Miley Cyrus' outrageous style transformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | New York Post

    When Miley Cyrus takes the stage at MTV's Video Music Awards on Sunday night, you can bet the host will probably shed most of her clothes. But the "Wrecking Ball" songstress wasn't always a fan of teddy bear-inspired onesies and pasties - in fact, the former Disney darling used to hit the red carpet in classic couture gowns with conservative necklines.