Playwright Bess Wohl on Her Broadway Debut “Grand Horizons”

Playwright Bess Wohl is making her Broadway debut this season with “Grand Horizons,” the story of a couple (Jane Alexander and James Cromwell) who move to a quiet retirement community after 50 years of marriage. After a successful premiere at Williamstown Theatre Festival, the show has made its way uptown to Second Stage Theater. Wohl’s…

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Teaser Watch: Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington Square Off in “Little Fires Everywhere”

A stunned Reese Witherspoon watches her picture-perfect home burn to the ground in a new teaser for “Little Fires Everywhere.” An adaptation of Celeste Ng’s best-selling novel, the drama tells the story of two families whose lives are forever changed by one another. “One day you wake up and your life is settled, and you…

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Billie Holiday Doc “Billie” Lands at Greenwich Entertainment

Greenwich Entertainment, the distributor behind “Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice,” one of 2019’s top docs, will release Billie Holiday documentary “Billie” this year. Deadline confirms Greenwich has snagged North American rights to the film, which made its world premiere at Telluride Film Festival in September. No word on a specific release date yet,…

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