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Posted by varietybrentlang | 29 January 2018
Magnet Releasing Nabs Roxanne Benjamin’s ‘Body at Brighton Rock’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Magnet Releasing has acquired worldwide rights to “Body at Brighton Rock.” The survival thriller centers on a novice park ranger who must spend the night guarding a potential crime scene on a remote mountain trail. Magnet acquired the movie, based on an original screenplay by writer and director Roxanne Benjamin, from Soapbox Films and Protostar...

Posted by Ryan McPhee | 29 January 2018
Frozen Director Michael Grandage Discusses Changes Between Denver and Broadway

Hear what’s in store when the Disney musical lands at the St. James Theatre. Source: Playbill

Posted by Maane Khatchatourian | 29 January 2018
Bon Iver Slams Bruno Mars’ Grammy Wins: ‘You Absolutely Have to Be S—ting Me’

Bon Iver took aim at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards on Monday, questioning Bruno Mars’ Grammys sweep. “Looks like [Grammys] are still something serious musicians should not take seriously!” tweeted Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon. “Absolutely NO offense to Mr. Mars, but you absolutely have to be s—ting me.” scanning headlines after playing Mexico City last night...

Posted by | 29 January 2018
'Happy!' Renewed for Season 2 at Syfy

The network has picked up the Christopher Meloni drama ahead of the show's season finale on more Source: HRLiveFeed

Posted by Hannah Vine | 29 January 2018
First Look at Christine Ebersole, Kelsey Grammer, and More in L.A. Opera’s Candide

Performances run through February 18 at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. Source: Playbill

Posted by John Curtis | 29 January 2018
Current and Upcoming National Tours

A look at the touring musicals and plays that may soon be coming to a city near you! Source: Playbill

Posted by | 29 January 2018
How 'Saturday Night Live' Tackled the Awkward Aziz Ansari Conversation

“We are in a universe now," said Kate McKinnon's character during a dinner conversation about the #MeToo movement with more Source: HRLiveFeed

Posted by | 29 January 2018
TV Ratings: 2018 Grammys Tumble to All-Time Demo Low, Pull 19.8 Million Viewers

It's a demo low for the telecast, as it still skews young and the audience drops by 24 more Source: HRLiveFeed

Posted by Joseph Otterson | 08 January 2018
‘9-1-1’ Grows to 10.5 Million Viewers in Delayed Viewing

The premiere of Fox’s new drama series “9-1-1” has added over 3 million viewers in delayed viewing. In Live+3 multi-platform viewing, the first episode of the new series from Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Tim Minear, has grown to 10.5 million viewers, up 54 percent from its Live+Same day haul. It also went from a 1.8...

Posted by Robert Viagas | 08 January 2018
Tommy Tune Joins Lineup of Stars Saluting Angela Lansbury in Florida

Brian Stokes Mitchell, Chita Rivera, and other Broadway luminaries will also be part of the January 12 concert at the Kravis Center. Source: Playbill