Thomas Schlamme Re-Elected President of Directors Guild

Thomas Schlamme Re-Elected President of Directors Guild Veteran TV director Thomas Schlamme has been re-elected president of the Directors Guild of America for a two-year term. Schlamme was selected by the acclamation of 155 delegates at the DGA’s ...

More 4th of July Escapism: Small-Town Iowa and Declaration of Independence Musicals

More 4th of July Escapism: Small-Town Iowa and Declaration of Independence Musicals (See previous post: Fourth of July Movies: Escapism During a Weird Year.) On the evening of the Fourth of July, besides fireworks, fire hazards, and Yankee Doodle Dandy, if you're watching TCM in the ...

Interview With John Grantham, Author Of "The World's Hardest Music Trivia: Rock N Roll History, Fun Facts And Behind The Scenes Stories About The Groups And Songs You Thought You Knew"

A new book release just grabbed our attention that in many ways has both everything and nothing to do with cinema. The book is titled, The World’s Hardest Music Trivia: Rock n Roll History, Fun Facts ...

Review: "F/X" (1986) Starring Bryan Brown, Kino Lorber Blu-ray Special Edition

By Todd Garbarini Director Robert Mandel's F/X is one of the most entertaining and compulsively watchable thrillers of 1986. I originally caught up with it on VHS and, while I was impressed with the ...

Photos: Liv Tyler Reminisces About Her Moment With A Braless Gwyneth Paltrow

Photos: Liv Tyler Reminisces About Her Moment With A Braless Gwyneth Paltrow With hoards of paparazzi, smart phones and increasingly savvy social networks, the red carpet has become a minefield of sorts. Celebrities are never truly safe from the watchful eyes of the global ...

Miss Firecracker Contest & Velocity Of Autumn Postpone Spring 2013 Openings

According to the New York Times, Larry Kaye, the lead producer of both Miss Firecracker Contest and Velocity of Autumn has revealed that the Spring 2013 Broadway openings of both have been postponed. ...

New York Auditions at a Glance: Jan. 3-23

The following "Auditions at a Glance" calendar conveniently organizes projects by the date and day-of-the-week that the projects' auditions are taking place, to help you schedule your plans. Click on ...

Cicely Tyson Returning to Broadway After 30 Years in 'The Trip to Bountiful'

Cicely Tyson Returning to Broadway After 30 Years in 'The Trip to Bountiful' Cicely Tyson will return to Broadway for the first time in 30 years, in a revival of Horton Foote's "The Trip to Bountiful," the producers announced Monday. The play, scheduled for a 14-week limited ...

Amber Tamblyn to make Broadway debut

Amber Tamblyn to make Broadway debut Amber Tamblyn is trading in magical jeans for beauty pageant fare. The House and Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants actress, who will next be seen in Django Unchained, will make her Broadway debut in ...

Amber Tamblyn to Make Broadway Debut in 'Miss Firecracker Contest'

Amber Tamblyn to Make Broadway Debut in 'Miss Firecracker Contest' Amber Tamblyn will make her Broadway debut in "The Miss Firecracker Contest" in the role made famous by Holly Hunter in the 1989 film version of Beth Henley's play Tony Award-winning actress Judith ...

Amber Tamblyn to Lead The Miss Firecracker Contest on Broadway This Spring; Judith Ivey to Direct

Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Beth Henleys 100-proof comedy The Miss Firecracker Contest, starring film and television actress Amber Tamblyn and directed by Tony Award winner Judith Ivey, will bow ...

'Raising Arizona' 25th Anniversary: 25 Things You Didn't Know About The Coen Brothers' Classic Comedy

"Son, you got a panty on your head." Not a month goes by when I don't find some excuse to quote that line, or "As in, 'to swing'?", or some other randomly uproarious line from "Raising Arizona." The ...

Ferrera To Star In London's Chicago

Ferrera To Star In London's Chicago Ugly Betty star America Ferrera is heading to London to make her stage debut in the long-running musical Chicago. The star will play lead character Roxie Hart in the West End production for a total ...

America Ferrera joining 'Chicago' cast in London, also sets Broadway debut -- Exclusive

America Ferrera joining 'Chicago' cast in London, also sets Broadway debut -- Exclusive Who knew? Ugly Betty can sing! Emmy-winning actress America Ferrera will join the London cast of the long-running musical Chicago next month, EW has learned exclusively. Ferrera will play Roxie Hart, ...

The top 10 Fourth of July events in movies

The top 10 Fourth of July events in movies The Fourth of July brought independence to the original thirteen colonies that went on to form the United States of America. But it also gave us countless holiday weekends for movie-going. Thanks to ...

Los Angeles and New York Acting Schools and Coaches

The following is a list of Los Angeles-area stage and film acting schools, teachers, and coaches organized by category and alphabetically.Each of the entries contains the following information, if ...

Avy Squad

Shrinking violets seldom land leading roles, so perseverance is generally viewed as an admirable trait in actors — within reason. New York-based casting director Avy Kaufman, who has assisted in ...