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Additional Casting Set for Frank Langella's King Lear at Chichester Festival Theatre and BAM

Additional Casting Set for Frank Langella's King Lear at Chichester Festival Theatre and BAM

Long live the king! Catherine McCormack, Lauren O’Neil, Isabella Laughland and more will co-star with three-time Tony-winning stage and screen favorite Frank Langella in the Chichester Festival Theatre production of King Lear. Helmed by Angus Jackson, the production will run at the Minerva Theatre from October 31 through November 30, before transferring to New York’s Brooklyn Academy of ...

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See Tony Winners Christopher Plummer & Frank Langella Reign Supreme in Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight

See Tony Winners Christopher Plummer & Frank Langella Reign Supreme in  Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight

A slew of Broadway veterans are gearing up to go into the ring with heavyweight champ Muhammad Ali. The new Stephen Frears movie,  Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight, explores Ali’s battle with the Supreme Court after he was drafted to fight in Vietnam and refused to go due to his beliefs against the controversial war. The film stars Broadway ...

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Frank Langella to Take on Shakespeare's King Lear at Chichester Festival Theatre and BAM

Frank Langella to Take on Shakespeare's King Lear at Chichester Festival Theatre and BAM

Veteran stage and screen actor Frank Langella is set to play King Lear for the Chichester Festival Theatre. The three-time Tony winner will star in Williams Shakespeare's tragedy at the Minerva Theatre October 31 through November 30. The production, directed by Angus Jackson, will then transfer to New York's Brooklyn Academy of Music, playing the Harvey Theater January ...

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Frank Langella & Glenn Close Will Co-Star in Upcoming Indie Comedy 5 to 7

Frank Langella & Glenn Close Will Co-Star in Upcoming Indie Comedy 5 to 7

Tony winners and Oscar nominees Frank Langella and Glenn Close join Stark Trek’s Anton Yelchin in the new indie film 5 to 7, according to Deadline.com. Written and directed by Victor Levin (Mad Men, Mad About You), the romantic comedy begins filming in New York this summer and aims for a 2014 release date.

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Meryl Streep, Blythe Danner, Elaine Stritch & More to Be Featured on PBS' Pioneers of Thirteen Series

Meryl Streep, Blythe Danner, Elaine Stritch & More to Be Featured on PBS' Pioneers of Thirteen Series

Tony nominee and three-time Oscar winner Meryl Streep will return to her PBS roots to narrate the second installment of the documentary series Pioneers of Thirteen on New York’s public television station. The episode, entitled The ‘70s—Bold and Fearless, will air on January 31 and focus on the flagship PBS station’s second decade of broadcasting. The program ...

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Lavin's Magic Touch, the Whoopi Connection & More: 10 Fun Facts About the 2012 Tony Nominations

Lavin's Magic Touch, the Whoopi Connection & More: 10 Fun Facts About the 2012 Tony Nominations

After an exciting day of hearing the overjoyed reactions from this year’s newly minted Tony nominees, Broadway.com is taking a deeper look at the 2012 nominations. This year’s roster includes a historic first as well as some intriguing coincidences and trends. Below, we uncover 10 fun facts about the Tony contenders.

The One and Only: Leap of ...

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Once, Porgy and Bess, Nice Work & Peter and the Starcatcher Top List of 2012 Tony Award Nominations

Once, Porgy and Bess, Nice Work & Peter and the Starcatcher Top List of 2012 Tony Award Nominations

Tony winner Kristin Chenoweth and Harvey star Jim Parsons announced the nominations for the 66th Annual Tony Awards at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts' Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center at Lincoln Center on May 1. Once topped the noms with 11, while Peter and the Starcatcher is the play that garnered the most nods with ...

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Ricky Martin, Carey Mulligan, Andrew Garfield and 52 Others Earn 2012 Drama League Nominations

Ricky Martin, Carey Mulligan, Andrew Garfield and 52 Others Earn 2012 Drama League Nominations

Nominations for the 78th annual Drama League Awards have been announced. The awards ceremony will take place May 18 at the Marriot Marquis, hosted by Stockard Channing and John Larroquette. The Drama League Awards recognize distinguished productions, performances and exemplary career achievements in musical theatre and directing. As previously announced the Drama League's 2012 Distinguished Contributions and Achievements in ...

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Frank Langella & Co-Stars Celebrate Man and Boy's Opening Night

Frank Langella & Co-Stars Celebrate Man and Boy's Opening Night

To call the October 9 opening night of Roundabout Theatre Company’s Man and Boy a celebration of evil may sound melodramatic, but to hear the show’s talented cast tell it, it’s not that far off. In this revival of Terence Rattigan's play, three-time Tony winner Frank Langella is savoring a starring role as morally bankrupt 1930s ...

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Corruption Gets Classy as Frank Langella & Co-Stars Celebrate Man and Boy’s Opening Night

Corruption Gets Classy as Frank Langella & Co-Stars Celebrate Man and Boy’s Opening Night
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It was a fantastic night for Broadway on October 9, when three-time Tony winner Frank Langella officially returned to the Rialto on the opening night of Man and Boy. In the Terence Rattigan play, Langella stars as Gregor Antonescu, a completely corrupt world-class financier on the brink of ruin who seeks out his estranged son (Adam Driver) in an effort ...

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