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John Lithgow To Portray Sir Winston Churchill In Netflix Series

The 3rd Rock From The Sun star will star alongside Claire Foy and Matt Smith, who will portray Queen Elizabeth II and Philip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh, in The Crown. The...

Glenn Close And John Lithgow Remember Mike Nichols Onstage

Glenn Close and John Lithgow paid tribute to late director Mike Nichols onstage following a performance of their Broadway play A Delicate Balance.The Graduate moviemaker passed away on Wednesday (19Nov14) at the age of 83,...

Glenn Close And John Lithgow Star In The Broadway Revival Of Edward Albee's "A Delicate Balance"

Glenn Close and John Lithgow are getting near rave reviews for their work in A Delicate Balance. The Albert Albee play returned to Broadway this week and it was better than ever, if the critics...

Christopher Nolan Preferred 'Realistic' Effects For Interstellar

Christopher Nolan preferred to use more practical special effects in 'Interstellar'.The 44-year-old - who directed and co-wrote the science fiction film - wanted to create a ''realistic'' atmosphere for the actors on set as much...

John Lithgow's King Lear Falls Flat With Critics

John Lithgow's turn as King Lear in New York has failed to conquer the critics.The new production of the William Shakespeare tragedy opened at the outdoor Delacorte Theatre in Manhattan's Central Park on Tuesday night...

Opening Night Of 'King Lear' At The Delacorte Theater [Pictures]

Celebrities including Oscar Isaac and F. Murray Abraham attended The Delacorte Theatre for the opening night of Daniel Sullivan’s “fast-moving if stiff-jointed” production of “King Lear” on Tuesday evening (Aug 5).John Lithgow plays King Lear...

John Lithgow Forgets His Lines After Rain Stage Delay

Veteran actor John Lithgow was left struggling to remember his lines after rain halted an outdoor performance of King Lear in New York City this week (beg21Jul14).The Shrek star is currently appearing in a production...

John Lithgow Verbally Abused For Bushy King Lear Beard

Veteran actor John Lithgow was recently subjected to verbal abuse on the streets of New York after a fan took a disliking to the thick beard he is growing for his new stage role as...

Ben And George Have To Find Somewhere To Stay In 'Love Is Strange' [Trailer]

In ‘Love is Strange, Ben (John Lithgow) and George’s (Alfred Molina) marriage complicates their everyday lives as George is subsequently fired from his job as a teacher at the local catholic school.Love is Strange sees...

Glenn Close To Show Her Class On Broadway In 'A Delicate Balance'

Glenn Close is confirmed for the fall opening of the Rialto revival of 'A Delicate Balance' on Broadway, alongside John Lithgow, Lindsay Duncan and Martha Plimpton. It marks Close's first appearance on Broadway in 20...

Glenn Close Returning To Broadway In A Delicate Balance Revival

Actress Glenn Close is set to return to the Broadway stage for the first time in 20 years in a revival of Edward Albee's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama A Delicate Balance, alongside John Lithgow.Close and Lithgow...

Keith Richards, Billy Crystal, The Fonz: The Celebrity Children's Book Author Club

OK, so Keith Richards has released a children’s book called ‘Gus & Me: The Story of My Granddad and My First Guitar’, which was inspired by his own childhood and first experiences with music. There...

'Once Upon A Time In Wonderland': Prepare For A 'Kickass' Alice In 'Psychedelic Romance'

This October, ABC will premiere a brand new television fantasy series, expanding on Lewis Carroll's original fiction as well as the countless movie and television adaptations that have been inspired throughout the last century. So...

Elyes Gabel Joins Interstellar

Elyes Gabel has joined the cast of 'Interstellar'.The 30-year-old actor - known for playing Rakharo in fantasy drama 'Games of Thrones' - has landed a role in Christopher Nolan's new sci-fi adventure alongside a star-studded...

'Once Upon A Time' To Mash Up 'Alice In Wonderland' And 'Aladdin' In New Series

Once Upon a Time will take on Alice in Wonderland, producers announced yesterday (Sunday 4th August) at the Television Critics Association press tour in Beverly Hills.Sophie Lowe at an event to celebrate the opening of...

Stars And Fans Of 'Dexter' Say Their Emotional Goodbyes At Comic-con

Dexter has always had some of the most attached fans of any television series, but the love was even more apparent during the cast’s emotional goodbyes at the show’s Comic-Con panel this year. "Everything is...

Matt Damon Receives 2013 Harvard Arts Medal

Matt Damon has received the 2013 Harvard Arts Medal. Although the 42-year-old actor dropped out of the prestigious university to pursue his Hollywood ambitions, Matt received the accolade on Thursday (25.04.13) for his work with...

John Lithgow Prepped Son For Off-broadway Debut

Tony Award winner John Lithgow's son is following in his father's footsteps after signing up to star in a new Off-Broadway play.Ian Lithgow leads the cast of new family drama The Outgoing Tide at New...

John Lithgow In 'The Magistrate' Leaves A Hung Jury Among Critics

You’d think with renowned thespian John Lithgow in the line-up, The National Theater’s Christmas production The Magistrate would be a shoo-in for a glut of storming reviews, the actor after all does tend to light...

Rupert Wyatt To Drop Out Of Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes Sequel?

Rupert Wyatt looks set to drop out of the sequel to 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes'.The British director is said to be considering quitting the highly anticipated follow-up, titled 'Dawn of the Planet...

Zach Galifiankis Calls Koch Brothers 'Creepy': They Are Not Amused

Zach Galifianakis may be one of Hollywood's go-to guys when it comes to modern comedy but it seems that his humour doesn't quite appeal to everybody. Zach's new movie 'The Campaign' (also starring...

Katie Holmes Begins Comeback On Broadway

Katie Holmes is to return to Broadway later this year. The 33-year-old actress will star in 'Dead Accounts' - her first major project since announcing her split from Tom Cruise late last month - this...

The Comeback Begins: Katie Holmes Heads To Broadway

Katie Holmes will star in a new play on Broadway this autumn; 'Dead Accounts' written by Theresa Rebeck.The 'Dawson's Creek' actress made her Broadway debut in 2008 when she appeared in a revival of Arthur...

Katie Holmes Returning To Broadway

Katie Holmes is returning to Broadway. The 33-year-old actress - whose divorce settlement with Tom Cruise was agreed earlier this month - is to star in 'Dead Accounts' this fall as a woman in her...

James Corden Stunned To Be Among Tony Awards 2012 Winners

Among the Tony Awards 2012 winners there was a perhaps surprise face at the top of the pile as James Corden won the award for 'Best Leading Actor' for his role in 'One Man, Two...

James Corden Shocked And Tearful At Tony Awards Win

No one seemed more surprised at James Corden's win at last night's Tony Awards than Corden himself (June 10, 2012). Nominated in the category entitled 'Best Performance By An Actor in a Leading Role In...

Meg Ryan Hits 50

Meg Ryan celebrated her 50th birthday yesterday, reports The Inquistr, the treasured actress still in good form with an appearance in 2012 movie 'Lives Of The Saints' forthcoming. The film, directed by CHRIS ROSSI ,...

Ted Danson Joins Csi

Ted Danson will replace Laurence Fishburne on 'CSI: Crime Scene Investigation'. The former 'Cheers' star will play the new supervisor for the Las Vegas based investigative team after Laurence left the show last month when...

Edward James Olmos To Play Professor On Dexter

Edward James Olmos, the Oscar-nominated actor best known for playing 'William Adama' in 'Battlestar Galactica', has joined the cast of Showtime's 'Dexter', according to the Hollywood Reporter. Edward James Olmos, who has also won Golden...

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