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Michael Grandage To Direct Frozen Broadway Production - Report

Double Tony-nominee Timbers had been attached to direct the stage version of the record breaking animated film, but it was announced he was no longer involved last month (Aug16). "Making the...

Nicole Kidman Wants Empire Role

Nicole Kidman wants to be in 'Empire'.The 48-year-old actress is keen to work with her 'Paperboy' director Lee Daniels again but has been too busy appearing in 'Photograph 51' on London's West End to find...

Nicole Kidman Stage Show To Be Turned Into Movie?

Nicole Kidman is in talks to turn her stage show 'Photograph 51' into a movie.The 48-year-old actress is currently starring in the production in London's West End and is already exploring the possibility of bringing...

Jude Law Joins Genius

Jude Law is to star in 'Genius'.The 'Talented Mr. Ripley' actor will appear opposite Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman in the movie, which is based on A. Scott Berg's biography of editor Max Perkins.Perkins worked...

Jude Law As 'Henry V' Is (Probably) The Best Acting Performance Of 2013

The latest stage version of William Shakespeare's historic epic Henry V is currently playing to packed-out audiences at the Noel Coward Theatre on London's West End, with critics being particularly taken by lead man Jude...

Dame Judi Dench Heads To The West End

Dame Judi Dench is set to star in a new West End play.The 78-year-old actress will follow-up her BAFTA nominated role as M in James Bond film 'Skyfall' with a role alongside her 007 co-star...

Jude Law 'Addicted' To Breaking Bad

Jude Law is ''addicted'' to 'Breaking Bad'.The 40-year-old actor is obsessed with the US TV drama - about a high school chemistry teacher-turned-crystal meth producer - and can't wait to find out how it ends.He...

Daniel Radcliffe, Jude Law And Dame Judi Dench Returning To West End

Daniel Radcliffe, Jude Law and Dame Judi Dench are among the stars set to appear onstage in London as part of acclaimed director Michael Grandage's upcoming theatrical season.The stars will return to the West End...

Judi Dench, Daniel Radcliffe And Jude Law Among Stars Enlisted For Michael Grandage West End Run

Judi Dench will reclaim her position as Queen of the West End, when she, Daniel Radcliffe, Jude Law, David Walliams, Sheridan Smith and SIMON RUSSELL BEAL headline a string of budget plays produced and directed...

Judi Dench To Spearhead West End Revolution

Judi Dench is set to be one of the stars on parade as director Michael Grandage unveils his ambitious plans to revitalise the West End with a series of affordable and star studded shows.Dench, along...

Judi Dench To Return To London Stage

Dame Judi Dench will return to the London stage in 'Peter and Alice'. The veteran actress will portray Alice Liddell Hargreaves, who as a child inspired Lewis Carroll to write 'Alice in Wonderland', in the...

David Walliams To Star In 'Sexual' Shakespeare Production

David Walliams has landed his dream Shakespeare role, according to a Daily Mail report today (June 15, 2012). The Little Britain comedian will be playing the role of Bottom in a production of A Midsummer...

Jude Law To Return To London Stage

Jude Law has signed up to star in 'Anna Christie' on London's West End. The 'Sherlock Holmes' actor - who won plaudits for his role as Hamlet on stage in the British theatre district and...

Scarlett Johansson Wins Tony

Scarlett Johansson and Denzel Washington were among the winners at last night's (13.06.10) Tony Awards.The 'Lost In Translation' actress - who attended the 64th annual theatre event with husband Ryan Reynolds - picked up the...

Ricky Martin Lands Evita Role

Ricky Martin is set to star in a new production of 'Evita'.The 'Livin' la Vida Loca' singer - who previously appeared in 'Les Miserables' - will play the part of Che opposite Argentine actress Elena...

Dame Judi Set For West End Return After Injury

Dame Judi Dench will return to the West End production of Madame De Sade on Wednesday having recovered from an ankle injury.The 74-year-old suffered a severely sprained ankle after a fall outside the Wyndham's theatre...

By on 25 March 2009

South Bank Show Award For Mercury Winners Elbow

Mercury Music prize winners Elbow and theatre impresario Sir Cameron Mackintosh have been honoured at the annual South Bank Show awards.The Mancunian band claimed the pop award while Sir Cameron - whose new production of...

By on 20 January 2009

Spacey And Donmar Honoured At Evening Standard Awards

Kevin Spacey and the Donmar Warehouse were the major winners at the Evening Standard Theatre Awards.The American Beauty star received a special prize for his efforts in reviving London's Old Vic theatre and was commended...

By on 24 November 2008

Kenneth Branagh Withdraws From Jude Law's Hamlet

Jude Law will still play the Dane but for a different director after Kenneth Branagh pulled out of an upcoming production of Hamlet.Branagh was to direct the Shakespeare play as part of the Donmar Warehouse's...

By on 15 October 2008

Rave Reviews For Kenneth Branagh's West End Return

Kenneth Branagh's first performance on the London stage in five years has already been heralded as the "performance of the year".The actor takes the lead role in a revival of Anton Chekhov's Ivanov and earned...

By on 18 September 2008

Madonna To Reprise Evita For London Stage?

London theatre bosses are touting MADONNA to reprise her film role of Argentina's first lady EVA PERON in a new production of EVITA. The MATERIAL GIRL fought off a host of Hollywood actresses to...

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