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  1. Media Theatre Announces Entire Hello Dolly Cast, Starring Tony Nominee Andrea McArdleRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    She's back where she belongs! "Hello Dolly" starring Andrea McArdle is at The Media Theatre April 22 to May 24. Andrea McArdle returns to the award-winning professional music theatre venue after winning accolades as "Mame" two years ago. "Hello Dolly", Jerry Herman 's Tony winning musical based on Thornton Wilder 's "The Matchmaker", is all about the sassy, brassy, and totally classy lady who has her eyes on Horace Vandergelder and assists a few others in finding love as she follows her own destiny.


  2. 'Kumiko' explores urban legend inspired by 'Fargo'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | SFGate

    After a Japanese woman was found dead in a Minnesota field in 2001, Internet reports surfaced that she was looking for the cash-filled suitcase buried by Steve Buscemi 's fictitious character in the Coen brothers' 1996 thriller "Fargo." The story was later debunked as an urban legend, but by then, filmmaking brothers Nathan and David Zellner were hooked.


  3. 'Derek' star Ricky Gervais is one outspoken comicRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    "I just laughed," Gervais gleefully tells the Daily News of the moment he asked his mother why there was such a big age gap between himself and his siblings, who are 16, 13 and 11 years older. "I just loved the honesty," he adds.


  4. Going Back to Violent Old DaysRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    ... guys per show. His body count for the entire long-running series amounted to genocide. Of course, Matt and the other Western heroes got shot often and always miraculously recovered despite the primitive medical treatment available in the 19th ...


  5. Film series designed to honor Ontario Oscar-winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... musical style. Bumstead won his second Oscar. • “Unforgiven” (April 23): In this 1992 Eastwood western, for which Bumstead built the wintry, battered Old West town, Eastwood and Morgan Freeman are aging bounty hunters who clash ...


  6. Family Viewing: 'Young Mr. Lincoln'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

    Once upon a time: In 1832, Abraham Lincoln gets a law book in payment for a debt, and wonders if he should take up the profession; his sweetheart Ann Routledge encourages him to follow his heart. When she dies, too young, he finally decides to take her advice and moves to Springfield, Ill., where he starts a storefront practice, meets an ambitious woman named Mary Todd - and finds himself the young and probably overmatched defense attorney in a murder case.


  7. 6 ImagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Coastal Courier

    "Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter" could have played out a couple of ways. On paper, it has the potential to be an oddball comedy, and it definitely has its funny moments.


  8. WrestleMania 31 Predictions: The UndercardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | SLAM! Sports

    Like every WrestleMania, it breaks down into the main event, featured matches, and those bouts that seem a little more thrown-together. It doesn't mean that the contests we make our predictions for here won't be great -- the Intercontinental Championship Ladder Match is likely match of the night -- but they are what they are.


  9. Courtney Love's 10 Unforgettable Acting RolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NME

    ... with three hitmen (Joe Strummer, Sy Richardson and Dick Rude) after helping them pull off a bank job. This comedy Western was panned at the time but has since gained a cult following. Basquiat (1996) Love resumed her acting career in 1996 after an ...


  10. Police watchdog to probe claims junior officer was ordered to keep quiet about Cyril SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    Police watchdog to probe claims paedophile sergeant ordered junior officer to keep quiet after catching Cyril Smith with two boys at sex party Probe: The IPCC is to investigate a retired officer's claims he was told to keep quiet about Cyril Smith after seeing him at a sex party with two boys in Stockport in 1988 The police watchdog is to examine claims that a paedophile sergeant ordered a junior officer not to tell anyone after catching Cyril Smith at a sex party with two boys.


  11. KC Royals Player Projections: Salvador PerezRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Kings of Kauffman

    Mar 11, 2015; Surprise, AZ, USA; Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez before a spring training game against the San Diego Padres at Surprise Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rick Scuteri-USA TODAY Sports The projections generally agree that Salvador Perez will have a better season than last year.


  12. Scoop: the Blacklist on NBC - Thursday, April 16, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    "THE BLACKLIST" "THE DECEMBERIST" 04/16/2015 : RED GOES AFTER THE NEW THREAT BEHIND BERLIN'S VENGEANCE - ALAN ALDA AND PETER STOMARE GUEST STARS - Red's motives for Berlin take a sudden turn when he learns Berlin was manipulated by the latest Blacklister to avenge Red. Red and Berlin travel to Moscow to track down a high ranking Russian official who they believe is responsible.


  13. Russo Brothers Open Getaway Productions, Tap Mike Larocca as PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hollywood Reporter

    Anthony and Joe Russo , the television comedy directors-turned-Marvel franchise filmmakers, may be working on Captain America: Civil War , but they are also moving full steam ahead with the formation of their Sony-based production company. Getaway signed a first-look deal with Sony earlier in March.


  14. Cross-cultural 'Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter' traces a mis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Camden Chronicle Independent

    "Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter" could have played out a couple of ways. On paper, it has the potential to be an oddball comedy, and it definitely has its funny moments.


  15. 'Southpaw' trailer: Jake Gyllenhaal fights for a title and his familyRead the original story

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    Jake Gyllenhaal looks like he could be a contender -- in more ways than one -- in the first trailer for director Antoine Fuqua's gritty boxing drama "Southpaw." Set for release July 31 from the Weinstein Co., the film stars a very bulked-up Gyllenhaal as Billy "The Great" Hope," a lefty pugilist known for his brutal, but effective, fighting style.


  16. The BatApp is a Radical New Album App Concept from Dallas' Bat LanyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Dallas Observer

    Bat Lanyard will never release another CD again. Never. Mind you the band, which is the brainchild of Dallas singer Matthew Glenn Thompson, will continue to release music.


  17. Landslide-damaged Arizona highway reopens after two-year closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KTAR

    In the early morning hours of Feb. 20, 2013, a landslide ripped through a section of US 89 along a mountain slope about 25 miles south of Page, buckling more than 150 feet of roadway and tearing pavement up in six-foot-high sections. "GPS was a bit difficult to handle," Judy Franz with the Page Chamber of Commerce said.


  18. California Water Wars: Another Form of Asset Stripping?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Truthdig

    ... of America's food. California supplies 50% of the nation's food and more organic food than any other state. Western Growers estimates that last year 500,000 acres of farmland were left unplanted, an amount that could increase by 40% this year. The ...


  19. The Real Story Behind Kumiko: The Treasure HunterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Kotaku

    New release Kumiko: The Treasure Hunter is based on an urban legend that a Japanese woman thought Fargo was real and travelled to America to find the money Steve Buscemi's character buried. The real story, however, is far more depressing.


  20. Harry Potter bad guy hard to shakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NEWS.com.au

    ALAN Rickman has only played three bad guy roles in his movie career but his reputation as a villain has proven difficult to shake. AFTER defeating 46 contestants in 23 episodes and answering 589 questions, this man made Australian TV history by getting this question right.