| Apr 17, 2014
| 11:20 AM
PITTSBURGH This is Billy Porter's time, and he's not wasting a second of it.
He won Tony and Grammy awards last year for his starring role in Broadway's "Kinky Boots" and continues in the role that got him there, singing his heart out nightly as the...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:00 AM
When he turned 65, Billy Crystal decided to reprise "700 Sundays," his Tony Award-winning 2004 one-man show. The title refers to the number of Sundays he had with his father, Jack, before he died of a heart attack when Crystal was just 15.
"I never felt...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Warner Bros.' "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" shot to the top of both national home video sales charts for the week ended April 13, ending a three-week stay at the top for Walt Disney's "Frozen."
"Frozen" slipped to No. 2 on both the Nielsen...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 6:43 AM
UPDATED: A salute to Disney animated movies was a big winner for "Dancing With the Stars" Monday night in Central Florida, home to Walt Disney World. But it was also the most-watched show nationally.
The two-hour ABC dance contest averaged 14.8...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Walt Disney World started stocking "Frozen" merchandise in October, ahead of the animated musical's November release, and products have been flying off store shelves ever since.
As Jezebel noted earlier this week, major retailers including Wal-Mart...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Anne Hathaway has yet to make good on her oft-professed desire to perform in a Broadway musical. Her Oscar-winning turn as Fantine in the 2012 movie version of "Les Miserables" showed that she has the singing chops. And if we need more proof, the...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:44 AM
Costume designer Jane Greenwood is the Susan Lucci of the Tony Awards — she has been nominated 16 times but has never won. This year, her five-decade losing streak will officially come to an end.
Tony organizers announced on Tuesday that Greenwood...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 1:02 PM
Kristin Chenoweth, the pint-sized Broadway powerhouse, will be inducted into the Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame this summer as the 43rd performer to receive the honor.
The star of "Wicked" is scheduled to appear at the June 21 opening night concert at...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Walt Disney Studios' "Frozen" easily debuted at No. 1 on both national home video sales charts the week ending March 23, selling more than three times as many copies as all 19 other titles on the Nielsen VideoScan First Alert top 20 sales chart combined....
| Apr 4, 2014
| 1:12 PM
"Frozen" songbird Idina Menzel is following the advice of the Oscar-winning song "Let It Go."
In an interview with "CBS Sunday Morning," Menzel said she realized she couldn't stew when John Travolta mangled her name at the Academy Awards in...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Adele Dazeem, er, Idina Menzel, said that John Travolta's gaffe with her name "threw her" for a few seconds before she performed the Oscar-winning song "Let It Go" at this year's Academy Awards. But only for a few.
"I heard it, I did," the 42-year-old...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Walt Disney Studios' "Frozen" remained at No. 1 on both national home video sales charts for the second consecutive week, despite the release of three high-profile newcomers.
Paramount's "The Wolf of Wall Street," the acclaimed Martin Scorsese drama...