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Odds & Ends: Mary-Louise Parker! Rupert Everett is Salieri! Audra Surprises Emma Thompson!

Odds & Ends: Mary-Louise Parker! Rupert Everett is Salieri! Audra Surprises Emma Thompson!

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

Tony and Emmy Award winner Mary-Louise Parker is Returning to TV:
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Mary-Louise Parker will headline Feed Me, a 30-minute single-camera comedy pilot for NBC following a dysfunctional family that runs a restaurant together. Parker will play Ellen, a somewhat uptight mom-of-two.

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News Round-Up: Kristin! Audra! Another Tony Winner for Guys and Dolls! And Nathan Lane's No Longer in The Money

News Round-Up: Kristin! Audra! Another Tony Winner for Guys and Dolls! And Nathan Lane's No Longer in The Money

Welcome to our round-up of news stories, your daily guide to all the latest buzz in and around the Great White Way!

First up? Two-time Tony winner Nathan Lane, Tony nominee Billy Magnussen and Broadway alums Rosemary Harris, Mamie Gummer and Ray Liotta are no longer in The Money. According to Deadline, David Milch’s HBO pilot The Money is ...

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Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd, Starring Emma Thompson & Bryn Terfel, Heading to the Small Screen

Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd, Starring Emma Thompson & Bryn Terfel, Heading to the Small Screen

Now we’re all going to get the chance to see Oscar and Emmy winner Emma Thompson and Grammy winner Bryn Tervel in the New York Philharmonic's production of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street! The show will be telecast nationally on Live From Lincoln Center, hosted by five-time Tony winner ...

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Exclusive! Five-Time Tony Winner Audra McDonald to Sing the Blues on Broadway as Billie Holiday in Lady Day

Exclusive! Five-Time Tony Winner Audra McDonald to Sing the Blues on Broadway as Billie Holiday in Lady Day

Lady is gonna sing the blues! Before her rumored role opposite Oprah, five-time Tony winner Audra McDonald is prepping to return to the Great White Way this season as Billie Holiday in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill. Although no official announcement has been made, Broadway.com has learned the play is expected to play at the Circle in ...

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Talk Show Queen Oprah Winfrey Looks to Make Broadway Debut Opposite Audra McDonald in Night, Mother

Talk Show Queen Oprah Winfrey Looks to Make Broadway Debut Opposite Audra McDonald in Night, Mother

Oprah Winfrey is keeping her promise to act on Broadway, eyeing a debut opposite Audra McDonald in a revival of the suicide drama Night, Mother. According to The New York Times, the iconic talk show host and the five-time Tony winner plan to team up in the play sometime during the 2015-2016 season under the direction of George C. Wolfe ...

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Weekend Poll: Which Broadway Diva Should Be on American Horror Story Next Season?

Weekend Poll: Which Broadway Diva Should Be on American Horror Story Next Season?

It’s been a standout season for celebrated thespians on Amercan Horror Story: Coven, with a plethora of esteemed character actresses getting witchy scenery to chew on. The FX series just ended its third installment, with a stacked cast featuring Tony winners (Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole) and Oscar winners (Jessica Lange and Kathy Bates), not to mention other celebrated ...

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Broadway's Tops with the Pops! Sutton Foster, Kelli O'Hara, Matthew Morrison & Audra McDonald Set for Carnegie Hall Concerts

Broadway's Tops with the Pops! Sutton Foster, Kelli O'Hara, Matthew Morrison & Audra McDonald Set for Carnegie Hall Concerts

The New York Pops orchestra will welcome a host of Broadway stars—including two-time Tony winner Sutton Foster, four-time Tony nominee and The Bridges of Madison County's Kelli O'Hara, Tony nominee Matthew Morrison and Ryan Silverman—into the 32nd season of the company’s Carnegie Hall series, led by music director Steven Reineke. The Pops orchestra season will ...

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The Tonys Keep the Gold and The Sound of Music Live! Loses to Liberace at the 66th Annual Directors Guild Awards

The Tonys Keep the Gold and The Sound of Music Live! Loses to Liberace at the 66th Annual Directors Guild Awards

The results are in! On January 25, funny lady and former Broadway Annie star Jane Lynch announced the winners of the 66th Annual Directors Guild of America Awards. Celebrity presenters included Main Stem alums Debbie Allen, Bradley Cooper, Tom Hanks, Anna Kendrick and Sarah Paulson

Glenn Weiss and the directing team of the 67th Annual Tony Awards won an award ...

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Audra McDonald, Harvey Fierstein & More Join Drama League Gala to Honor Hedwig's Neil Patrick Harris

Audra McDonald, Harvey Fierstein & More Join Drama League Gala to Honor Hedwig's Neil Patrick Harris

There's a starry night in store! Tony winners Audra McDonald and Harvey Fierstein join the previously reported 2014 Drama League's Musical Celebration of Broadway honoring Hedwig star Neil Patrick Harris. Hosted by Whoopi Goldberg and co-directed by Michael Mayer and Johanna McKeon, the gala will be held February 3 at the Pierre Hotel in New York City. The ...

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Real-Life Lovebirds Audra McDonald & Will Swenson to Lead Reading of Venus and Adonis

Real-Life Lovebirds Audra McDonald & Will Swenson to Lead Reading of Venus and Adonis

Broadway husband-and-wife duo Audra McDonald and Will Swenson are already the most adorable couple we know, and we didn’t think it was possible that they could ever get any cuter...until now! The Broadway power couple will star together in a reading of Shakespeare’s epic love poem Venus and Adonis on February 10 at the Public Theater. Additional ...

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