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  1. Hit Indie Film The Visitor To Be Adapted For Broadway As A New MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ContactMusic.com

    Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey will adapt writer/director Tom MCCarthy's project, which starred Richard Jenkins as a widowed professor who reluctantly helps two young immigrants he finds living in his Manhattan apartment. Kitt and Yorkey have enjoyed success on Broadway in recent years - they're the brains behind Next to Normal and Idina Menzel's new production If/Then.

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  2. Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey Will Bring The Visitor Musical to BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Playbill

    ... receive a private industry reading in December. The new musical is based on McCarthy's film, which starred Richard Jenkins in an Academy Award-nominated performance as the widowed professor who makes the unlikely decision to allow two illegal ...

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  3. Indie Hit 'The Visitor' to Get Broadway Musical MakeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Hollywood Reporter

    Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey, the team behind Pulitzer Prize winner "Next to Normal," will adapt writer-director Tom McCarthy's 2007 film, which starred Richard Jenkins Tom McCarthy 's Oscar-nominated 2007 indie feature, The Visitor , is being reworked for the stage, with the Next to Normal team of composer Tom Kitt and writer-lyricist Brian Yorkey currently at work on a musical adaptation aimed for Broadway. The project was announced Monday by lead producer Aaron Harnick , the nephew of veteran Broadway writer, lyricist and composer Sheldon Harnick .

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  4. If/Then's Tom Kitt & Brian Yorkey Adapting The Visitor for BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Broadway

    ... won the 2008 Independent Spirit Award for Best Director and received an Oscar nod for its leading actor Richard Jenkins. Kitt and Yorkey won a Pulitzer and a Tony for their work on Next to Normal. They are currently represented on Broadway by ...

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  5. If/Then's Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey Teaming on Broadway-Bound Musical the VisitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 2008 Independent Spirit Award for Best Director and receiving an Academy Award nomination for leading actor Richard Jenkins in a stunning performance that would come to redefine the actor's entire career.

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  6. Video: Sneak Peek - Frances McDormand Stars in Hbo's Olive Kitteridge, Premiering 11/2Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Academy Award winner Frances McDormand and Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins star in the four-part HBO Miniseries drama OLIVE KITTERIDGE , a film by Academy Award- nominated director Lisa Cholodenko , based on Elizabeth Strout's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name, with a teleplay by Emmy-winner Jane Anderson . The miniseries' first two parts, "Pharmacy" and "Incoming Tide," debut SUNDAY,NOV.

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  7. Lili Simmons, David Arquette to star in 'Bone Tomahawk'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | UPI

    The 22-year-old actress and 43-year-old actor join Kurt Russell , Patrick Wilson , Matthew Fox and Richard Jenkins . Kathryn Morris , Evan Jonigkeit , Sean Young and Sid Haig will also star.

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  8. Patrick Wilson Joins Matthew Fox in Cannibal Thriller "Bone Tomahawk"Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Playbill

    ... l co-star with Matthew Fox ("Lost," "World War Z"), along with Kurt Russell ("Vanilla Sky," "The Thing") and Richard Jenkins ("Olive Kitteridge," "The Cabin in the Woods").

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  9. God's PocketRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | DVD Verdict

    ... Pocket . Hoffman was fantabulous - as you would expect - and co-stars John Turturro, Joyce Van Patten, and Richard Jenkins' performances were also of a spectacular nature. Still, when the film ended, those little hairs that usually stand on end when ...

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  10. Teaser Trailer: HBO's Olive Kitteridge Miniseries Starring Frances McDormand and Richard JenkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | /film

    ... a trailer for Lisa Cholodenko 's Olive Kitteridge miniseries starring Frances McDormand ( Fargo ) and Richard Jenkins ( The Visitor ). The Kids Are All Right filmmaker helms this four-part miniseries adaptation of Elizabeth Strout's Pulitzer ...

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  11. Oscar-winner's true gift close to homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... a four-part adaptation of a Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Elizabeth Strout, set in a small town in Maine. Richard Jenkins, another Coen brothers' regular who features in the TV hit Six Feet Under, co-stars. "We are both character actors, we are ...

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  12. Frances McDormand, visionary talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... by humour-rich scenes around the kitchen table in the house Kitteridge shares with her husband Henry (Richard Jenkins) and teenage son Christopher. "I've made an entire career of supporting male protagonists in films. What I love about Kitteridge is ...

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  13. 'Olive Kitteridge': Venice ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... humanity is never in doubt. The heart of the story is her marriage to mild-mannered pharmacist Henry ( Richard Jenkins ), who's as caring and kind with his customers as Olive is brittle with the people in her orbit. While this is unmistakably ...

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  14. Hbo Announces Olive Kitteridge Debut Starring McDormand, Murray, Gallagher Jr., KazanRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... p.m. ET/PT). Academy Award winner Frances McDormand ("Fargo," "North Country") and Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins ("The Visitor," HBO's "Six Feet Under") star in this HBO Miniseries drama, directed by Academy Award-nominated director Lisa ...

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  15. HBO Miniseries 'Olive Kitteridge' Sets November Premiere DatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Deadline

    ... ents at 9 PM Monday, November 3. Oscar winner Frances McDormand ( Fargo, North Country ) and Oscar-nominated Richard Jenkins ( The Visitor, HBO's Six Feet Under ) star in the mini based on Elizabeth Strout's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.

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  16. Richard Jenkins on '4 Minute Mile', the Speed of Indie Filmshoots, and Choosing His RolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Daily Actor

    Because he is mainly cast in supporting roles, Oscar-nominated actor Richard Jenkins tends to appear in at least three movies every year.

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  17. Chatham screenwriter Van Wie's film '4 Minute Mile' opens to critic's praiseRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... supplier, where it is exchanged for drugs, which he then runs back to his brother. A retired coach played by Richard Jenkins takes an interest in him and suggests that with help, Drew could take his running and, with practice, turn it into a college ...

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  18. '4 Minute Mile' crosses the finish lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... Drew quits the team after a fight with another runner, a former coach and neighbor (the always impressive Richard Jenkins from "The Visitor" and "Six Feet Under") takes him under his wing. But Jenkins' character, who lost his son many years ago, now ...

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  19. '4 Minute Mile' crosses the finish lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... Drew quits the team after a fight with another runner, a former coach and neighbor (the always impressive Richard Jenkins from "The Visitor" and "Six Feet Under") takes him under his wing. But Jenkins, who lost his son many years ago, now walks with ...

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  20. PR :: Lullaby on DVD Jul 29Read the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | DigitallyOBSESSED.com

    ... in forty-eight hours' time. During this intensely condensed period, a lifetime of drama plays out. Robert (Richard Jenkins) fights a zero sum game to reclaim all that his illness stole from his family. A debate rages on patients' rights and what it ...

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