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Rupert Grint To Star On Broadway

19th June 2014

Rupert Grint will star on Broadway later this year. The 25-year-old actor has joined the cast of 'It's Only A Play' - which will officially open in New York's theatre district in October this year...

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F. Murray Abraham, Stockard Channing And Megan Mullally Join It's Only A Play Broadway Revival

5th June 2014

F. Murray Abraham, Stockard Channing and Megan Mullally have joined the cast of the Broadway revival of It's Only A Play.The updated version of Terrence MCNally's 1986 comedy will reunite Matthew Broderick and Nathan Lane...

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Fascinating Fact: 3935751

4th November 2013

Madonna's daughter, Lourdes, is following her mum into the spotlight as she prepares to play Betty Rizzo in the LaGuardia High School production of Grease. Stockard Channing played the character in the 1978 film.

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Tony Awards 2012: Who Will Emerge Victorious?

8th June 2012

The Tony Awards take place this weekend (June 10, 2012) and the US media are beginning to speculate as to who should take home the gongs in this theatre-equivalent of the Oscars. The Actor (in...

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Fascinating Fact 13033

13th March 2012

Singer/actress Mandy Moore has landed Stockard Channing and Midnight In Paris star Kurt Fuller as her parents for a new TV sitcom. The Saved star will play a newlywed restaurateur trying to balance her duties...

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Stockard Channing Back On Stage Days After Knee Surgery

27th November 2011

Actress Stockard Channing bounced back from knee surgery to return to her role on Broadway on Friday (25Nov11) - just days after having the operation.The Grease star was forced to temporarily step down from the...

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Stockard Channing Departs Play For Knee Surgery

21st November 2011

Grease star Stockard Channing has temporarily stepped down from the cast of hit play Other Desert Cities to undergo arthroscopic knee surgery.The Tony Award winner will miss Monday night's (21Nov11) production and will be replaced...

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The Things They Say 23350

3rd November 2011

"Stress is learning dialogue. You just do it. It's horrible. Practice, practice. At some point it sinks in. To familiarise, I hired someone to run lines with me because once they're in your head they...

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Fascinating Fact 8735

26th January 2010

Former THE WEST WING star STOCKARD CHANNING is heading back to the theatre - she's signed up to star in a production of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest in Dublin, Ireland later this...

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Channing Eyes Return To Tv

27th January 2009

Veteran actress STOCKARD CHANNING is eyeing a return to television - three years after ending her stint on hit U.S. series THE WEST WING. The celebrated stage actress, 64, won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting...

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Fascinating Fact 5342

20th May 2008

GREASE star STOCKARD CHANNING will replace LORD OF THE RINGS actor SEAN ASTIN as the narrator of nature series MEERKAT MANOR when the fourth season of the show airs in America next month (Jun08)....

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Fascinating Fact 5043

19th March 2008

MARTIN SHEEN reunited with his former WEST WING onscreen wife STOCKARD CHANNING on Monday night (17Mar08) when she presented him with the Stella Adler Studio Of Acting Marlon Brando Award in New York.

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'Frenchy' Blames Timing On Grease Sequel Collapse

9th November 2006

"Timing" has been blamed for the collapse of a GREASE follow-up which would have seen stars JOHN TRAVOLTA and OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN reunite in a Seventies-set sequel. DIDI CONN, who played beauty school drop-out FRENCHY in...

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Fascinating Fact 2385

6th November 2006

MARGOT KIDDER, the original LOIS LANE in the SUPERMAN movies, felt she was a terrible choice to play the superhero's girlfriend and has always thought GREASE star STOCKARD CHANNING would have been a better option.

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Channing: 'I Live To Stay In Bed'

18th July 2006

Veteran actress STOCKARD CHANNING loves being out of work because it means she can spend her days lounging around in bed. The GREASE star enjoys nothing more than existing between the sheets. The 62-year-old says,...

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Channing Resents Grease Negativity

2nd July 2006

Actress STOCKARD CHANNING was shocked when her role in hit musical GREASE failed to secure her any other work as a young actress, despite the film's overwhelming popularity. Channing, who was 34 when she played...

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Channing: 'I'd Hate To Be A Beauty'

8th June 2006

STOCKARD CHANNING hates the idea of being a "raving beauty" in Hollywood, as she would miss out on all the best acting parts. The WEST WING actress admits she lives in a society which is...

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Channing Stays Away From Marriage

8th June 2006

GREASE superstar STOCKARD CHANNING has sworn off marriage forever after undergoing four divorces. The WEST WING actress, 62, has four broken marriage behind her, with WALTER CHANNING (63-67), PAUL SCHMIDT (70-76), DAVID DEBIN (76-80) and...

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Channing Clears Up Dui Coverage

7th June 2006

THE WEST WING star STOCKARD CHANNING insists she was wrongly portrayed as a drunk in the media when she was charged with drink driving in 2004. The former GREASE star was stopped by California police...

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Barbeau Refuses To Watch Grease

16th April 2006

Actress ADRIENNE BARBEAU has never seen movie musical GREASE, despite helping to make the show a hit on Broadway, New York. Barbeau played the original BETTY RIZZO in the ALLEN CARR stage musical but missed...

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Channing Pleads No Contest To Drink Driving Charges

12th October 2005

THE WEST WING star STOCKARD CHANNING pleaded no contest to drink driving charges on Thursday (06OCT05) and was placed on three years probation, fined $390 (GBP217) and ordered to attend an alcohol education programme....

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Channing: 'I'd Never Date Online'

9th August 2005

Veteran actress STOCKARD CHANNING is thankful she's never tried to date online, because she has no idea how to work computers. Channing, who plays an internet dater in new movie MUST LOVE DOGS, admits...

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Tilly Joins Winkler In New Sitcom

2nd August 2005

Actress JENNIFER TILLY is set to become HENRY WINKLER's new girlfriend in an upcoming sitcom about a family of doctors. In OUT OF PRACTICE, Tilly will portray the young lover of Winkler, who is...

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Channing Plans To Fight Dui Charges

30th May 2005

LATEST: Actress STOCKARD CHANNING is planning to challenge her recent drink driving charge, by insisting the instruments Los Angeles cops used to breathalyse her were faulty. The WEST WING star has called in top...

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Degeneres Crowned Queen Of Daytime Tv

22nd May 2005

ELLEN DeGENERES was crowned queen of daytime TV on Friday night (20MAY05) - picking up two DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS for her chat show THE ELLEN DeGENERES SHOW. DeGeneres attended the New York ceremony at...

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Channing Pleads Not Guilty To Dui

21st April 2005

THE WEST WING star STOCKARD CHANNING has pleaded not guilty to two counts of driving under the influence of alcohol in a Los Angeles court on Wednesday (20APR05). The EMMY-winning actress, who plays First...

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Channing Arrested For Drink Driving

25th January 2005

Actress STOCKARD CHANNING has been arrested for drink driving. The WEST WING star was stopped by California police driving on the hard shoulder of Los Angeles' Hollywood Freeway on 14 December (05). A...

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Stockard Channing's Emmy Fears

31st July 2003

THE WEST WING star STOCKARD CHANNING has mixed emotions about her recent EMMY nomination - because it means another day of dress fuss and discomfort. The GREASE star is thrilled to be acknowledged by...

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Emmy Nominations Announced

17th July 2003

The nomination's for this year's EMMY AWARDS have been announced - with black comedy/drama SIX FEET UNDER leading the race with 16 nominations. It is hotly followed by political drama THE WEST WING, which...

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