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Scarlett Johansson stars in the Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' classic.

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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof's Benjamin Walker & Mamie Gummer Split After Two Years of Marriage

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof's Benjamin Walker & Mamie Gummer Split After Two Years of Marriage

Benjamin Walker and his wife Mamie Gummer have called it quits after nearly two years of marriage, according to Us Weekly. No reason was given for the split, but Gummer's publicist said the separation is "very new" and "very amicable."

Gummer and Walker were engaged in 2009 after meeting on the Broadway stage during a 2008 production of Les ...

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Meow! Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Star Scarlett Johansson is Starting an All-Girl Band

Meow! Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Star Scarlett Johansson is Starting an All-Girl Band

From Cat on a Hot Tin Roof to Scarlett and the Pussycats: Tony winner Scarlett Johansson is starting a music group. On February 25, Johansson stopped by Live! with Kelly and Michael, and revealed she is in the process of working on an all-girl band called The One and Only Singles, according to Paste Magazine.

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Cat Star Scarlett Johansson Talks Filling Elizabeth Taylor's 'Big Shoes' on Jimmy Fallon

Cat Star Scarlett Johansson Talks Filling Elizabeth Taylor's 'Big Shoes' on Jimmy Fallon

Scarlett Johansson swung by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on February 22 to chat about her role as Maggie the Cat in the Broadway revival of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. Johansson revealed that taking on Tennessee Williams' beautiful, desperate, sex-starved heroine has been challenging. "It's a lot of work, but it's work I love to do," she ...

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Cat Matriarch Debra Monk on the Shows That Shaped Her Career, from Pump Boys to Curtains

  Cat Matriarch Debra Monk on the Shows That Shaped Her Career, from Pump Boys to Curtains

Since bursting onto the Broadway scene more than 30 years ago as co-writer and star of the deliciously down-home musical Pump Boys and Dinettes, Debra Monk has happily jumped between drama and comedy, plays and musicals. (Got an 11 o’clock number? Trust her to hit a home run with it.) “I’ve had so many great roles,” says Monk, including ...

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Cat Star Scarlett Johansson on Her Les Miz Film Audition, Her Dream Role and How Ben Walker's Butt is the Ultimate Picker-Upper

Cat Star Scarlett Johansson on Her Les Miz Film Audition, Her Dream Role and How Ben Walker's Butt is the Ultimate Picker-Upper

Like her Broadway alter ego Maggie the Cat, Scarlett Johansson’s got guts. Filmgoers first witnessed her gusto in teen roles that squared her off with pros like Robert Redford, Bill Murray and Kristin Scott Thomas. Her adult career choices have been no less unpredictable, from her three-film indie stint as Woody Allen’s muse to her blockbuster badass work as ...

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Squigs Captures the Hot-Blooded Mendacity of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Starring Scarlett Johansson & Benjamin Walker

Squigs Captures the Hot-Blooded Mendacity of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Starring Scarlett Johansson & Benjamin Walker

Broadway.com’s resident artist Justin ‘Squigs’ Robertson recently took a trip to the Richard Rodgers Theatre to meet Maggie, Brick, and the rest of the Pollitt family of Mississippi. In this summery portrait of the Broadway revival of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Squigs captures the fiery relationship between the sex-starved Maggie (Scarlett Johansson) and her alcoholic, former golden ...

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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Scenic Designer Christopher Oram On Creating an Exquisite Cage for Maggie the Cat

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Scenic Designer Christopher Oram On Creating an Exquisite Cage for Maggie the Cat

Christopher Oram, the inventive scenic designer of Broadway's Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, reveals the inspiration behind the evocative set on which stars Scarlett Johansson and Benjamin Walker unravel their sultry tale.

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Fantasy Casting! Five Musical Theater Roles We'd Love to See Benjamin Walker Play on Broadway

Fantasy Casting! Five Musical Theater Roles We'd Love to See Benjamin Walker Play on Broadway

Benjamin Walker appeared in two Broadway plays before breaking out as sexy bad-boy Andrew Jackson in the edgy rock musical Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson. Walker has since returned to his dramatic roots with Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, but that doesn’t mean Walker’s next project won’t be another musical. “I wouldn’t mind doing a little more singing and dancing ...

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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Star Benjamin Walker on Co-Starring with the 'Fantastic' Scarlett Johansson, Acting in a Towel & More

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Star Benjamin Walker on Co-Starring with the 'Fantastic' Scarlett Johansson, Acting in a Towel & More

After earning the nickname “Sexypants” as our seventh commander-in-chief in the outrageous rock musical Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, Benjamin Walker delivered a heroic performance as yet another president onscreen in Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. But luckily for Broadway audiences, this theater vet didn't stay away from the stage for long: Walker is co-starring with Tony winner Scarlett Johansson in the ...

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Scarlett Johansson, Benjamin Walker & More Turn Up the Heat on Opening Night of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Scarlett Johansson, Benjamin Walker & More Turn Up the Heat on Opening Night of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Tony winner Scarlett Johansson, Benjamin Walker and more star in Rob Ashford's sultry revival of Tennessee Williams’ Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. Find out what the cast had to say about the Southern-soaked drama on opening night!

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See Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Star Scarlett Johansson Open Up About Her 'Grown-Up Role'

See Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Star Scarlett Johansson Open Up About Her 'Grown-Up Role'

Luscious star Scarlett Johansson talks about her "meaty" role as Maggie in Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. See what the Tony winner has to say about the actresses who previously played the part in the oft-revived play.

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A Smoldering Opening Night for Benjamin Walker, Scarlett Johansson & the Cast of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

A Smoldering Opening Night for Benjamin Walker, Scarlett Johansson & the Cast of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
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Audiences are in for a night of sex, lies and booze when they head to Broadway's Richard Rodgers Theatre to see Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. Tony winner Scarlett Johansson and Benjamin Walker strip down and turn the heat up in director Rob Ashford's take on this American classic, which also stars Ciaran Hinds, Debra Monk, Michael ...

Were Our Word of Mouth Panelists Seduced by Cat on a Hot Tin Roof?

Were Our Word of Mouth Panelists Seduced by Cat on a Hot Tin Roof?

Scarlett Johansson and Benjamin Walker deliver smoldering performances in the latest revival of Tennessee Wiliams' classic Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. So what did Broadway.com Word of Mouth panelists Brittany, Ruth and Elissa think of the production?

 

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Cat's Meow! How Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Keeps Prowling Back to Broadway

Cat's Meow! How Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Keeps Prowling Back to Broadway

Tennessee Williams’ Cat on a Hot Tin Roof contains all the elements of good drama: sex, greed, deception, alcoholism, violence and the specter of death. This Pulitzer Prize-winning dissection of a Southern family is receiving a lustrous revival at Broadway’s Richard Rodgers Theatre starring Scarlett Johansson and Benjamin Walker as Maggie and Brick Pollitt. How did Williams, a brilliant but ...

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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Starring Scarlett Johansson & Benjamin Walker, Opens on Broadway

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Starring Scarlett Johansson & Benjamin Walker, Opens on Broadway

Scarlett Johansson is back on Broadway as the new revival of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof opens on January 17 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. The production of Tennessee William's Pulitzer Prize-winning Southern family drama also stars Benjamin Walker, Ciaran Hinds and Debra Monk. The limited engagement is scheduled to run through March 30.

Directed by Tony winner Rob ...

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Cat On a Hot Tin Roof's Scarlett Johansson Reveals Why Performing on Broadway is Like 'Childbirth' on Sunday Morning

Cat On a Hot Tin Roof's Scarlett Johansson Reveals Why Performing on Broadway is Like 'Childbirth' on Sunday Morning

Tony winner Scarlett Johansson is heating up the stage at the Richard Rodgers Theatre as Southern belle Maggie in the latest Broadway revival of Cat On a Hot Tin Roof. Johansson stopped by CBS' Sunday Morning on January 13 to discuss why she decided to take on the "terrifyingly challenging" role after initially declaring that she would never to return ...

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Get a Sultry First Look at Scarlett Johansson & Benjamin Walker in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Get a Sultry First Look at Scarlett Johansson & Benjamin Walker in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
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Tony winner Scarlett Johansson and Benjamin Walker are bringing the sweltering Mississippi Delta to life in Tennessee William’s Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, and we’ve got a first look at the steamy stars in action. Directed by Rob Ashford, the play tells the story of Brick (Walker) and his wife Maggie (Johansson), who are celebrating the 65th birthday of ...

Emily Bergl Shows Off Art from Her Imaginary Children & More Backstage at Cat On a Hot Tin Roof

Emily Bergl Shows Off Art from Her Imaginary Children & More Backstage at Cat On a Hot Tin Roof

In Cat On a Hot Tin Roof, Emily Bergl may play the greedy Mae Pollitt, but offstage, she’s an art-loving, disco ball-collecting, tea-making and robe-wearing Broadway sweetheart. Check out her cozy backstage home at the Richard Rodgers Theatre!

 

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Steamy! Cat on a Hot Tin Roof's Scarlett Johansson & Benjamin Walker Set Vogue Ablaze

Steamy! Cat on a Hot Tin Roof's Scarlett Johansson & Benjamin Walker Set Vogue Ablaze

Looks like Tony winner Scarlett Johansson and stage and film favorite Benjamin Walker will be staying mighty warm this winter on Broadway. Famed photographer Annie Leibovitz captured the Cat on a Hot Tin Roof duo for a spread in the January issue of Vogue magazine with the tagline "Fire & Ice." A purring Johansson (Maggie) crawls toward a seemingly ...

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Scarlett Johansson Returns to Broadway as Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Begins Performances

Scarlett Johansson Returns to Broadway as Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Begins Performances

The Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams’ Southern family drama Cat on a Hot Tin Roof begins performances at the Richard Rodgers on December 18. Directed by Tony winner Rob Ashford, the play stars Tony winner Scarlett Johansson, Benjamin Walker, Ciaran Hinds and Debra Monk. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof officially opens on January 17.

Set in the Mississippi ...

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Watch Cat on a Hot Tin Roof's Scarlett Johansson Take Over Al Roker's Job on Today

Watch Cat on a Hot Tin Roof's Scarlett Johansson Take Over Al Roker's Job on Today

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof leading lady Scarlett Johansson is already a Tony winner, but should she decide to leave acting behind the movie star might have a bright future as a weather forecaster! Johannson appeared on NBC's Today on November 27 to chat about her new film Hitchcock, and during the visit she humorously stepped in for a ...

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First Look! Scarlett Johansson, Benjamin Walker, Debra Monk & Ciaran Hinds Preview Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

First Look! Scarlett Johansson, Benjamin Walker, Debra Monk & Ciaran Hinds Preview Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
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Rehearsals have started for the Broadway revival of the Tennessee Williams' classic Mississippi Delta drama Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, and we’ve got a sneak peek at this story of Maggie, the seductive wife of an alcoholic ex-football player aptly named Brick. In a plantation house filled with mendacity, Maggie and Brick match wits with Big Mama and Big ...

Debra Monk Promises 'Heat and Passion' Between Scarlett Johansson and Benjamin Walker in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Debra Monk Promises 'Heat and Passion' Between Scarlett Johansson and Benjamin Walker in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Debra Monk is about to play mother to two very talented, hot youngsters. The Tony winner will lay down the law as Big Mama in Rob Ashford's highly anticipated Broadway revival of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, starring Scarlett Johannson and Benjamin Walker. Broadway.com recently caught up with Monk and urged the tremendously talented star to give us ...

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Tickets Now On Sale for Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Starring Scarlett Johansson & Benjamin Walker

Tickets Now On Sale for Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Starring Scarlett Johansson & Benjamin Walker

Tickets are now on sale for the Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. Directed by Rob Ashford, the production will star Scarlett Johansson and Benjamin Walker. Performances begin December 18 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. Opening night is set for January 17, 2013. The cast also includes Ciaran Hinds and Tony and Emmy Award winner ...

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Scarlett Johansson, Jake Gyllenhaal, Lea Michele & More Nominated for People’s Choice Awards

Scarlett Johansson, Jake Gyllenhaal, Lea Michele & More Nominated for People’s Choice Awards

A slew of theater stars earned nominations for this year's People’s Choice Awards. The results, completely chosen by fans, will be announced at the January 9 awards ceremony on CBS.

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof headliner Scarlett Johansson and Les Miserables star Anne Hathaway were both nominated for Favorite Movie Actress and Favorite Face of Heroism. Johansson also picked ...

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