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Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick to reunite on B’way

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello NEW YORK (AP) — Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick will be back together again on Broadway in a revival of Terrence McNally’s “It’s Only a Play.” The ensemble also will include Tony Award winner Stockard Channing, Oscar winner...
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Blunt reveals new toughness in `Edge of Tomorrow’

AP Photo/Jacques Brinon LOS ANGELES (AP) — What’s more scary, fighting aliens with Tom Cruise or singing in front of Meryl Streep and Johnny Depp? Both brought butterflies to Emily Blunt’s stomach, which is how the 31-year-old actress knows when to take a role....
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A new ‘Destiny’ for non-sequel video games at E3

AP Photo/Jae C. Hong LOS ANGELES (AP) — Don’t call it a comeback. The recent success of “Titanfall” and “Watch Dogs” has laid the foundation for several new video games that don’t contain numbers in their names to be hyped at next...
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A few ‘inmates’ from ‘Orange’ discuss prison life

AP Photo/JoJo Whilden NEW YORK (AP) — An upper-middle class blonde from Brooklyn goes to jail for a drug-related screw-up years before. The women’s federal prison of “Orange Is the New Black” is a different world than Piper Chapman had known, populated...
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Imagine all the artwork: Lennon trove at auction

AP Photo/John Lennon NEW YORK (AP) — Original drawings and poems created by John Lennon for his acclaimed books “In His Own Write” and “A Spaniard in the Works” will go on the auction block. The books’ British publisher, Tom Maschler, has owned...
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Review: ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ the right kind of rerun

AP Photo/David James The time-shifting sci-fi thriller “Edge of Tomorrow” has perfectly encapsulated what it is to be a summertime moviegoer. We’re dropped into a battlefield of digital effects with the fate of the world at stake. Torrents of gunfire and...
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Songwriters behind ‘Let It Go’ ready a new show

AP Photo/Charles Sykes NEW YORK (AP) — Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez – the Oscar-winning husband-and-wife team behind the film “Frozen” – are preparing an original romantic comedy for the stage called “Up Here.” The influential...

‘Sixties’ a bright spot for CNN

NEW YORK (AP) — During some perilous times for the cable news networks, CNN is finding, to its relief, that there’s still some resonance to the 1960s. The Nielsen company said that the start of a series of look-backs to that decade last week more than doubled the...

Official: GWAR frontman died of heroin overdose

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia medical examiner’s office says Dave Brockie, the frontman for the heavy metal band GWAR, died of an accidental heroin overdose. Brockie – who went by the stage name Oderus Urungus – was found dead in his Richmond home on...
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Julia Stiles slated for off-Broadway NYC role

AP Photo/Charles Sykes NEW YORK (AP) — Julia Stiles is returning to the New York stage in a quirky little comedy about a one-night-stand that has long-term implications. The Cherry Lane Theatre said Tuesday the star of “10 Things I Hate About You” and David...