Monday, October 14, 2019

Film

Inside the decision to screen Netflix’s ‘The Irishman’ on Broadway

Netflix is taking one of its films to Broadway, as it vies for Oscar consideration amid tensions with major movie theater operators.  The streaming service...

‘The Irishman’ film to be screened on Broadway

Martin Scorsese's film "The Irishman" will be screened at the Belasco Theatre on Broadway for one month. The film, starring Robert De Niro, Al Pacino...

Lyricist Sheldon Harnick on the lasting legacy of ‘Fiddler on the Roof’

When developing “Fiddler on the Roof,” lyricist Sheldon Harnick and composer Jerry Bock worked separately, with Bock sending Harnick recorded melodies, or as he...

Ryan Murphy will adapt ‘The Boys in the Band’ for Netflix

Ryan Murphy will bring a film adaptation of "The Boys in the Band" to Netflix, the television producer announced Wednesday. The film will be an...

Ryan Murphy to create film adaptation of ‘The Prom’

Television producer Ryan Murphy is creating a film adaptation of "The Prom" for Netflix. Murphy, the creator and producer of shows such as "Glee" and...

‘Jekyll & Hyde’ musical to be adapted into a film

“Birdman” screenwriter Alexander Dinelaris has written the script for a film adaptation of the “Jekyll & Hyde” musical. Dinelaris, who was also the book...

Lin-Manuel Miranda to direct film version of ‘Tick, Tick…Boom!’

Lin-Manuel Miranda will direct an upcoming movie adaptation of "Tick, Tick...Boom!" with a screenplay by "Dear Evan Hansen" book writer Steven Levenson. The film will...

‘Come From Away’ to be made into feature film

“Come From Away” may be coming to a theater near you. The Mark Gordon Company announced Wednesday that it will produce and finance a...