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Odds & Ends: Viola Davis Set for James Lapine Movie, Benedict Cumberbatch's Role at Richard III's Reburial & More

Odds & Ends: Viola Davis Set for James Lapine Movie, Benedict Cumberbatch's Role at Richard III's Reburial & More

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today.

Viola Davis Set for James Lapine Movie
Two-time Tony winner Viola Davis has been tapped to star in indie film Custody, penned and directed by three-time Tony winner and Into the Woods scribe James Lapine. The Wrap writes that she will play a judge who is emotionally touched by ...

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Tony Nominees Keith David & John Earl Jelks Set for Public Theater's Toast

Tony Nominees Keith David & John Earl Jelks Set for Public Theater's Toast

Tony nominees Keith David and John Earl Jelks will appear in the Public Theater lab production of Lemon Andersen’s Toast. They take on the roles of Dolomite and Stackolee, respectively. Joining them are Phillip James Brannon, Dan Butler, Teddy Cañez, Hill Harper, Jonathan Earl Peck and Armando Riesco. Performances will run from April 21 through May 10, with opening night ...

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Today’s Savannah Guthrie Takes a Beautiful Trip to Broadway

Today’s Savannah Guthrie Takes a Beautiful Trip to Broadway

Today co-anchor Savannah Guthrie stepped out of the spotlight on March 25 and took a seat in the audience at Broadway’s Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. She had a very special date—her mom! The pair went backstage after the show to meet stars Chilina Kennedy, Scott J. Campbell, Jessica Keenan Wynn, Jarrod Spector, Paul Anthony Stewart and Liz Larsen. Check ...

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New Plays by Annie Baker, Quiara Alegría Hudes & More Set for Signature Theater's 25th Anniversary Season

New Plays by Annie Baker, Quiara Alegría Hudes & More Set for Signature Theater's 25th Anniversary Season

Pulitzer-Prize winning playwrights Annie Baker and Quiara Alegría Hudes will premiere new works as part of Signature Theater’s 2015-16 25th anniversary season, the last with James Houghton as artistic director. A.R. Gurney‘s Love and Money and Naomi Wallace’s Night is a Room will also receive their world premieres at the off-Broadway venue.

Directed by Sam Gold, Baker's John will ...

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New Les Miserables Standout Brennyn Lark on Her Brooklyn Obsession & Singing ‘On My Own’ in Her Socks

New Les Miserables Standout Brennyn Lark on Her Brooklyn Obsession & Singing ‘On My Own’ in Her Socks

Age: 22

Hometown: Norwalk, CT

Current Role: A powerhouse Broadway debut as Eponine, a street urchin with a hopeless crush on her best pal Marius (played by Chris McCarrell) in Les Miserables.

Stage & Screen Cred: Before making her debut in Les Miz, Lark appeared in Dreamgirls, Aida and The Wiz and graduated from the American Musical Dramatic Academy.

“I ...

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Blast From the Past: It Shoulda Been You's David Burtka & Younger Star Sutton Foster Were a Fly '90s Couple

Blast From the Past: It Shoulda Been You's David Burtka & Younger Star Sutton Foster Were a Fly '90s Couple

Before her two Tony Awards, Younger darling Sutton Foster had a harrowing challenge almost all high school girls face: Which beau should she ask to the Sadie Hawkins Dance? Well, 25 years later, we commend her choice! It Shoulda Been You star David Burtka took to Twitter to share a #TBT from 1990—back when he was her date to ...

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Watch Matthew Morrison & Kelsey Grammer Talk Playing in Finding Neverland & Working With Harvey Weinstein

Watch Matthew Morrison & Kelsey Grammer Talk Playing in Finding Neverland & Working With Harvey Weinstein

Matthew Morrison and Kelsey Grammer are currently in preview in Finding Neverland on Broadway and the pair stopped by GMA on March 26 to talk about bringing the new tuner to life. “I feel like a kid again,” said Morrison, who appears as J.M. Barrie in the musical, “we get to go on this stage every night and ...

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Tony Winners Chita Rivera, Roger Rees & the Cast of The Visit Begin Previews on Broadway

Tony Winners Chita Rivera, Roger Rees & the Cast of The Visit Begin Previews on Broadway

Legendary two-time Tony winner Chita Rivera, Tony winner Roger Rees and the cast of The Visit begin previews on March 26. Directed by John Doyle and choreographed by Graciela Daniele, the musical will officially open on April 23 at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre.

John Kander and Fred Ebb’s The Visit is based on the classic Friedrich Dürrenmatt play (adapted by Maurice ...

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The Broadway.com Show: Big Beautiful Buzz! Mean Girls Update! Kelli O’Hara vs. Kristin Chenoweth?!

The Broadway.com Show: Big Beautiful Buzz! Mean Girls Update! Kelli O’Hara vs. Kristin Chenoweth?!

On this week’s episode of The Broadway.com Show, we’ve got buzz about a rapping Russell Simmons musical, a Beautiful big-screen remake and a totally Mad Star of the Week.

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Hot Shot! The Color Purple Star Jennifer Hudson Gets Lucky at Honeymoon in Vegas

Hot Shot! The Color Purple Star Jennifer Hudson Gets Lucky at Honeymoon in Vegas

Before American Idol and Dreamgirls movie favorite Jennifer Hudson makes her long-awaited Broadway debut in The Color Purple, she took a little trip to Vegas...by way of the Nederlander Theatre! The Grammy winner and her pal, Weight Watchers guru Elizabeth Josefsberg (below), took a field trip to see Josefsberg’s husband David in the hit musical Honeymoon in Vegas. After ...

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