OPINION: On Wonder Woman, Hollywood, and
Hamilton SpectatorOPINION: On Wonder Woman, Hollywood, and equalityHamilton SpectatorWhile it was directed by a man, its screenplay was written by its star, Nia Vardalos, and it was a romantic comedy with a wedding, so it was branded a "women's movie." Surely, media critics argued, Hollywood can't ignore how much profit this women's ...Everything you need to know about the director of 'Wonder Woman' - Business InsiderBusiness InsiderThe Answer to the Question Everyone Is Asking: Who Would Win in a Battle Between Wonder Woman and Thor?Independent Journal ReviewDirector Patty Jenkins Reveals Whether Or Not There Will Be A 'Wonder Woman' SequelElite DailyGrazia -Forbesall 244 news articles »
Posted on 13 June 2017 | 11:32 am
Jodie Foster Liked This Canadian Play So
L.A. WeeklyJodie Foster Liked This Canadian Play So Much She Brought It to LAL.A. WeeklyAmong those in attendance: Jennifer Beals, Sandra Oh, Mark McKinney, Kimberly Peirce, Helen Hunt, Nia Vardalos, Phyllis Nagy, Jeremy Podeswa, et al. This is a special event, a two-night run of a two-woman play called Mouthpiece. The only way to get a ...
Posted on 9 June 2017 | 6:37 am
Cheryl Strayed Says We Need Artists Now More
American TheatreCheryl Strayed Says We Need Artists Now More Than EverAmerican TheatreThe Dear Sugar column eventually became her book Tiny Beautiful Things, which was adapted for the stage by Nia Vardalos and directed by Thomas Kail at the Public Theater in New York in 2016. “When we were rehearsing the play, Nia includes this part ...
Posted on 7 June 2017 | 1:01 pm
Graves: Season Two; Princess Bride Actor
TV Series FinaleGraves: Season Two; Princess Bride Actor Joins EPIX SeriesTV Series FinaleGraves has some new company. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Wallace Shawn has joined season two of the EPIX TV show. The dramedy stars Nick Nolte as a former U.S. president who embarks on a Don Quixote-like quest to right the wrongs of his ...
Posted on 1 June 2017 | 2:32 pm
Nia Vardalos, Lynn Nottage, Judy Collins,
TheaterMania.comNia Vardalos, Lynn Nottage, Judy Collins, and More Set for Public Theater SeasonTheaterMania.comFirst up is the free Public Works production of As You Like It, a new musical adaptation of the Shakespeare play by Shaina Taub and Laurie Woolery. It runs September 1-5 at the Delacorte Theater. The fall will also see the world premiere of Elevator ...A New Play by Lynn Nottage, and More, Coming Soon to the Public TheaterNew York TimesOnstage for the Public's 50th Season: Founder Joe PappAmerican TheatreWorld Premiere by Lynn Nottage & More Set for Public Theater's 2017-2018 SeasonBroadway.comPlaybill.comall 5 news articles »
Posted on 1 June 2017 | 9:34 am
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