Dynamic actress, Lainie Kazan to take Garner
Dynamic actress, Lainie Kazan to take Garner House by stormClaremont CourierBut perhaps her most well-known role is Maria Portokalos, the comedic, over-sharing mother to lead actress and screenwriter Nia Vardalos' Fotoula “Toula” Portokalos-Miller in the My Big Fat Greek Wedding films. The original, a 2002 surprise hit ...and more »
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 3:53 pm
She's bacc! Bravo picks up TV series based
Daily MailShe's bacc! Bravo picks up TV series based on Chewbacca Mom's meteoric rise to fame after her Facebook Live ...Daily MailA series loosely based on the Chewbacca Mom's sudden rise to fame is headed to the small screen. Nia Vardalos co-wrote and will star in the Bravo series tentatively titled 'Suburbs Famous,' according to Deadline. Vardalos' series for Bravo will look at ...
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 1:35 pm
Chewbacca Mom Breaking News, Photos, and
Chewbacca Mom Breaking News, Photos, and VideosJust JaredNia Vardalos has a fun new project in the works – she is starring in a new series tentatively titled Suburbs Famous, which is inspired by Chewbacca Mom's rise to fame! The My Big Fat Greek Wedding actress got the idea for the series after she appeared ...and more »
Posted on 16 August 2017 | 3:32 am
Nia Vardalos to Star in New Series Inspired
Just JaredNia Vardalos to Star in New Series Inspired by Chewbacca MomJust JaredSuburbs Famous “explores what happens after a suburban housewife (Vardalos) accidentally becomes famous in a viral video. Thrust into the cutthroat world of celebrity chefs, the newly divorced mom must navigate between the intense public scrutiny which ...Series loosely based on Chewbacca Mom picked up by BravoFort Worth Star TelegramThere Might Be A Chewbacca Mom TV Series?!?!Central Trackall 3 news articles »
Posted on 16 August 2017 | 3:30 am
Remember Chewbacca Mom? She's Coming To
Refinery29Remember Chewbacca Mom? She's Coming To TV...Sort OfRefinery29Let's get one thing clear: the actual Chewbacca Mom isn't getting her very own TV show. Her story, however, did inspire Nia Vardalos, she of My Big Fat Greek Wedding fame, to come up with a show that seems basically designed for memes and viral ...Nia Vardalos to star in Chewbacca Mom-inspired dramedyMashableOur Big Fat Geek feelings about Nia Vardalos' new show inspired by Chewbacca MomCulturess'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' actress Nina Vardalos to star in series inspired by Chewbacca MomNew York Daily NewsMarc Berman (satire) (blog) -Radio Times -Deadlineall 6 news articles »
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 5:22 pm
Virginia live shooting: Alison Parker and
US senator Tim Kaine condemned the "senseless violence" while actress Nia Vardalos sent a heartfelt tweet of prayers and love for the pair. Do NOT embellish the killer's name or what he did prior and after the shooting. Remember the victims. Focus on what ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 2:28 am
Stars React: Virginia Reporter Alison Parker
Celebrities are now reacting to the horrific murder. Actress Nia Vardalos expressed, “Prayers and love for the friends and families of Alison Parker and Adam Ward.” Meanwhile, Russell Simmons retweeted the news story, as well as a statement from his ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 1:33 am
9 Film-to-TV Adaptations, From Worst to Best
Good thing both he and Nia Vardalos are on board for a cinematic sequel. The 1995 film was a perfect satire of vapid ‘90s teens, but the 1996 ABC-turned-UPN small-screen spin-off had none of the bite, despite keeping stars of the film like Donald Faison ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 7:04 am
Sequel Bits: ‘Star Trek Beyond’,
The Portokalos family doesn’t seem to have changed at all. The sequel sees Toula (Nia Vardalos) and Ian (John Corbett) dealing with “angst and anger” from their teenage daughter, while also struggling with a “lull” in their marriage. Good thing ...
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Nia Vardalos Talks ‘My Big Fat Greek
The stars of the highly anticipated sequel to “My Big Fat Greek Wedding”, Nia Vardalos and John Corbett, recently had an on-set visit from “The Today Show” where they answered questions about the upcoming movie in front of millions of viewers.
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 6:00 pm