NBC’s ‘Hairspray Live!’: The Iconic Classic Gets an Updo!

  It is a one of a kind phenomenon: A classic 1988 John Waters film became a hit Broadway musical, then became a successful movie musical and, on December 7, will make its live television debut. “Hairspray,” like no other story, has lent itself successfully to all of these media reincarnations. The original movie is a testament […]

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The Blend: Tony Nominations, Robin Roberts Is Full O’Truth, Laverne Cox On MTV And More!

The 2014 Tony Award Nominations were announced earlier this week and, no surprise, there was no shortage of LGBT talent and shows that will all hope to win during the June 8th ceremony at Radio City Music Hall in New York City (and televisied on CBS). Hugh Jackman (pictured above with Jonathan Groff and Lucy Liu […]

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NBC Has ‘No Plans’ for Rosie to Join ‘America’s Got Talent’

Rosie O’Donnell has Howard Stern’s vote to join him on the judges’ panel of “America’s Got Talent,” but apparently NBC isn’t that into it. Reports surfaced earlier this week that Stern was pitching the comedienne as a potential replacement for departing judge Sharon Osbourne, reportedly saying he’d “love” to have her on the show. “He […]

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