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London Odds & Ends: Broadway Alum Ben Foster Boards Streetcar, the West End Could Get Beautiful & More

London Odds & Ends: Broadway Alum Ben Foster Boards Streetcar, the West End Could Get Beautiful & More

Here's a quick roundup of London stories today.

Broadway alum Ben Foster Boards Streetcar, Starring Gillian Anderson
Broadway alum Ben Foster (Orphans) will join the previously announced Gillian Anderson in Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire at the Young Vic, as Stanley Kowalski. Directed by Benedict Andrews, the show will play a limited engagement July 23 through September 6 ...

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As You Wish! Broadway Alum Ben Foster Engaged to House of Cards Emmy Nominee Robin Wright

As You Wish! Broadway Alum Ben Foster Engaged to House of Cards Emmy Nominee Robin Wright

Ben Foster, who appeared on Broadway in last season's Tony-nominated revival of Lyle Kessler's Orphans, is engaged to House of Cards star Robin Wright, according to Life & Style Weekly. Wright, who is 14 years older than Foster, has "been talking all about her upcoming wedding and how excited she is for it," according to the magazine. The couple ...

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Shia LaBeouf Reaches Settlement with Broadway Producers Over Firing from Orphans

Shia LaBeouf Reaches Settlement with Broadway Producers Over Firing from Orphans

Hollywood star Shia LaBeouf and the producers of the Tony-nominated revival of Lyle Kessler's Orphans have reached a settlement over LaBeouf's firing from the show, according to The New York Times. On February 20, it was announced that due to "creative differences," the producers of Orphans and LaBeouf would part ways and he would not continue with the ...

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Squigs Captures the Rough and Tumble World of Orphans, Starring Alec Baldwin, Tom Sturridge & Ben Foster

Squigs Captures the Rough and Tumble World of Orphans, Starring Alec Baldwin, Tom Sturridge & Ben Foster

Alec Baldwin, Tony nominee Tom Sturridge and Ben Foster are bringing the turbulent world of Lyle Kessler Orphans to thunderous life on Broadway. Set in a ramshackle row house in North Philly, Orphans follows two orphaned brothers just barely scraping together a living. Treat, the eldest, supports his damaged younger sibling by petty thievery, and makes the house a virtual ...

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Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster & Tom Sturridge Celebrate a Stirring Opening Night of Orphans

Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster & Tom Sturridge Celebrate a Stirring Opening Night of Orphans

Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster and Tom Sturridge star in the Broadway premiere of Lyle Kessler's Orphans, which opened at the Schoenfeld Theatre on April 18. Find out why this gripping play has been affecting audiences around the world for 30 years. 

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Were the Word of Mouth Panelists Captivated by the Drama of Orphans?

Were the Word of Mouth Panelists Captivated by the Drama of Orphans?

Broadway.com’s Word of Mouth panelists Phyllis, Ruth and Zander caught the Broadway premiere of Lyle Kessler's drama Orphans, starring Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster and Tom Sturridge. Find out what they had to say about the intense play.

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Head to the City of Brotherly Love with Footage of Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster & Tom Sturridge in Orphans

Head to the City of Brotherly Love with Footage of Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster & Tom Sturridge in Orphans

Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster and Tom Sturridge lead the Broadway premiere of Orphans, Lyle Kessler's modern classic drama set in a dilapidated North Philadelphia row house. Check out clips of the cast from the intense, gritty play.

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Orphans, Starring Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster & Tom Sturridge, Opens on Broadway

Orphans, Starring Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster & Tom Sturridge, Opens on Broadway

The Broadway premiere of Orphans, starring Emmy winner and Tony nominee Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster and Tom Sturridge, officially opens on April 18 at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre.

Penned by Lyle Kessler, Orphans is the story of two orphaned brothers living in a decrepit North Philadelphia row house. Treat (Foster), the eldest, supports his damaged younger sibling by petty thievery ...

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Will Orphans Star Alec Baldwin Be NBC's Next Late-Night Host?

Will Orphans Star Alec Baldwin Be NBC's Next Late-Night Host?

Orphans star Alec Baldwin could be the newest addition to NBC’s late-night lineup! According to The New York Times, the Peacock network is currently considering a late-night show hosted by Baldwin. The Emmy winner and Tony nominee is a longtime friend of NBC thanks to his role as Jack Donaghy on the recently-ended 30 Rock, and his countless appearances ...

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Lyle Kessler on What Spurred Him to Write Orphans & Why the Play 'Celebrates the Human Spirit'

Lyle Kessler on What Spurred Him to Write Orphans & Why the Play 'Celebrates the Human Spirit'

About the author:
Philadelphia-born playwright Lyle Kessler began his career as an actor, studying with Lee Strasberg at The Actors Studio before turning his attention to writing plays. Kessler’s dramas, including The Watering Place, which opened on Broadway in 1969, are known for their gritty realism and dark humor. After spending the past 30 years in Los Angeles, Kessler ...

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