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Clooney to produce another play-based movie


June 19th, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 19 (IANS) Actor George Clooney will produce movie adaptation of the award winning play "August: Osage County" along with business partner Grant Heslov.Tracy Letts' play won the ... Read more...

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Theatre in India driven to desperate survival measures


October 21st, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Theatre, the oldest genre of performing arts in India, seems to be waging a losing battle against the silver screen, which is powered by more ... Read more...

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Jude Law returns to Broadway


September 6th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 6 (IANS) Actor Jude Law is set to return to Broadway with his new play "Anna Christie".The actor received appreciation for his performance in the Pulitzer ... Read more...

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South Asians star in play on post-9/11 paranoia


August 21st, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 21 (IANS) "Who is Abulkasem?" Is he a character in a fairy tale, or an international super-spy? Is she a renowned auteur director? Does he or she pose ... Read more...

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Samuel Jackson to make his Broadway debut as Martin Luther King Jr.


April 17th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): Actor Samuel L.Jackson will make his Broadway debut as Dr.Martin Luther King Jr. in "The Mountaintop", a play that recounts the night before the civil rights leader's ... Read more...

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‘Rabbit Hole’ - Brilliant, restrained take on coping with loss (IANS Film Review)


February 19th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "Rabbit Hole"; Director: John Cameron Mitchell; Cast: Nicole Kidman, Aaron Eckhart, Dianne Wiest, Miles Teller, Tammy Blanchard; Rating: ****One of the most difficult things in life ... Read more...

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Jay-Z & Will Smith Team Up Again for Film Deal


January 28th, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jay-Z, whose real name is Sean Carter, is once again reported to be in the process of a joint venture with Will Smith and his wife, Jada Pinkett ... Read more...

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Jay-Z teams up with Smiths for movies


January 27th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 27 (IANS) Singer Jay-Z has teamed up with Will Smith and his wife Jada Pinkett to do business in movies.Jay-Z has joined the Hollywood couple's production company Overbook Entertainment ... Read more...

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Nicole Kidman on life and new film ‘Rabbit Hole’


December 27th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 27 (ANI): Oscar winning actress Nicole Kidman, who made her producing debut in 'Rabbit Hole', has spoken candidly about the film, her family and being a mother.The Australian actress, ... Read more...

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Vanessa Redgrave & James Earl Jones ‘Driving Miss Daisy’ to Broadway


October 26th, 2010 - 2:38 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Vanessa Redgrave and James Earl Jones are all ready to star in Broadway’s premiere of ‘Driving Miss Daisy’, the Pulitzer Prize winning play which was made into an ... Read more...

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Kate Winslet All Set To Act In ‘God Of Carnage’ Adaptation


September 25th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Kate Winslet has now decided to take on a role in the adaptation of the famous play ‘God Of Carnage’. The original play ... Read more...

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James Gandolfini all set to return to HBO


May 7th, 2010 - 2:30 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are speculations that James Gandolfini might be returning back to HBO, as part of a comedy series. This is going to be James first major ... Read more...

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Denzel Washington to return to Broadway with ‘Fences’


November 11th, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): Denzel Washington is all set to make a comeback to Broadway as he stars in a revival of the 1987 Pulitzer Prize-winning play, 'Fences'.Washington will play Troy Maxson ... Read more...

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Spielberg ready to recreate invisible rabbit “Harvey” with new funding from India


August 20th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug.20 (ANI): With new funding from India, Oscar winner Steven Spielberg is ready to move ahead with production and we all shall be able to see six-plus foot invisible ... Read more...

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Reliance funds Spielberg’s invisible rabbit “Harvey”


August 20th, 2009 - 11:21 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
With new funding from India, Oscar winner Steven Spielberg is ready to move ahead with production and we all shall be able to see six-plus foot invisible rabbit "Harvey" in the near ... Read more...

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Hanks is a Natural For “Harvey” Remake


August 4th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 4 (IBNS) Tom Hanks looks like all set to play the lead role in Steven Spielberg's next flick Harvey.Hanks will play the role of amiable eccentric, Elwood P. Dowd, and his ... Read more...

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Jacko partly inspired Doubt


December 10th, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): The Doubt director John Patrick Shanley has said that the movie has been partly inspired by Michael Jackson.The film, which Shanley directed from his 2004 Broadway ... Read more...

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Is movie Doubt a rewrite of Jackos child molestation trial?


November 13th, 2008 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 13 (ANI): Doubt, which is a film adaptation of John Patrick Shanleys Pulitzer Prize winning play, is reportedly based on Michael Jacksons child molestation trial.The movie possibly reflects the ... Read more...

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Kim Cattrall ‘too old’ for award-winning play Educating Rita


June 12th, 2008 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
London , June 12 (ANI): Sex And The City star Kim Cattrall was denied a role in award-winning play Educating Rita because she was too old.The 51-year-old actress asked playwright Willy ... Read more...

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Katie Holmes set for Broadway debut?


March 30th, 2008 - 11:51 am ICT by admin
Washington, March 30 (ANI): Katie Holmes is all set to make her Broadway debut, according to reports.According to the U.K.'s Daily Mail, Holmes is in final negotiations for a role in ... Read more...

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Terrence Howard, James Earl Jones sign up for Cat on a Hot Tin Roof


December 12th, 2007 - 2:48 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): Terrence Howard and James Earl Jones have signed on to star in director Debbie Allen's Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' Pulitzer Prize-winning play "Cat on a Hot Tin ... Read more...

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