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Golden Globes 2022 winners list: ‘West Side Story,’ ‘Power of the Dog’ take top honors
“West Side Story” and “The Power of the Dog” emerged as the top films at the 2022 Golden Globes. Golden Globes honorees were announced Sunday at a private event at the Beverly Hilton that was not televised or livestreamed. ———BEST MOTION PICTURE – DRAMABELFAST (Focus Features)CODA (Apple TV Plus)DUNE (Warner Bros.)KING RICHARD (Warner Bros.)THE POWER OF THE DOG (Netflix)Point Pleasant and Brick's Kirsten Dunst in "The Power of the Dog," named best motion picture drama at the Golden Globes. COOPER HOFFMAN, LICORICE PIZZAANTHONY RAMOS, IN THE HEIGHTSBEST MOTION PICTURE – ANIMATEDENCANTO (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)FLEE (Neon / Participant)LUCA (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)MY SUNNY MAAD (Totem Films)RAYA AND THE LAST DRAGON (Walt Disney Studios)BEST MOTION PICTURE – NON-ENGLISH LANGUAGE (FORMERLY FOREIGN LANGUAGE)COMPARTMENT NO. Snook won best supporting actress in a TV series, while her co-star Jeremy Strong won best actor in a drama series.mlive.com
Golden Globes 2022: Rachel Zegler and ‘West Side Story’ win big at untelevised ceremony
Rachel Zegler, Steven Spielberg’s Maria in “West Side Story,” has won her first Golden Globe. “West Side Story,” which was partially filmed in Paterson and Newark, also won the Golden Globe for best motion picture musical or comedy. And Zegler’s co-star Ariana DeBose, who plays Anita, won the Golden Globe for best supporting actress. She had a voice.”On Twitter Sunday, the actor made an observation about the date she won the Golden Globe. and i just won a golden globe for that same performance, on 1/9/22.mlive.com
How to Watch Steven Spielberg’s “West Side Story”
Get your tickets on Fandango, and enjoy Steven Spielberg’s reinvigoration of this beloved Broadway musical. West Side Story follows a love story and feud between two conflicting street gangs. Where to watch:The 2021 film adaptation of West Side Story is now playing in theaters. Find your West Side Story tickets today. West Side Story is produced and directed by Steven Spielberg from a script by Academy Award-nominated screenwriter and Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Tony Kushner (Lincoln).mlive.com
From 1995: Stephen Sondheim's ground-breaking work
Broadway composer Stephen Sondheim died on Friday, Nov. 26, 2021, at the age of 91. In this "Sunday Morning" report that originally aired October 22, 1995, host Charles Osgood interviews Sondheim about his body of work, from "West Side Story," "Gypsy," and "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum," to "Sweeney Todd," "Into the Woods," "Passion," and "Company," a revival of which was playing to sold-out audiences. They also discuss his mentor, Oscar Hammerstein II, and the importance of teachers.news.yahoo.com
This is a story about ‘West Side Story’
This December the musical <i>West Side Story</i> will once again be in theaters with Steven Spielberg’s treatment. This new reedition of the film comes 60 years after the original won the Oscar for best picture and introduced us to The Jets, The Sharks, Tony, Maria, Anita, and Bernardo.
'Jagged Little Pill' leads Tony Awards nominations with 15
This image released by Vivacity Media Group shows Elizabeth Stanley, left, and Celia Rose Gooding during a performance of "Jagged Little Pill." The musical leads the Tony Awards nominations with 15 nods in a pandemic-shortened season. The dozen nods make “Slave Play” the most nominated play in Tony history. The nominations were pulled from just 18 eligible plays and musicals, a fraction of the 34 shows the season before. The 2020 Tony Awards ceremony will be broadcast digitally and take place later this year, at a date still to be announced.
Disney delays 'Black Widow,' Spielberg's 'West Side Story'
NEW YORK – The Walt Disney Co. has further postponed its next mega-movies from Marvel, including “Black Widow,” while also postponing Steven Spielberg's “West Side Story” a full year in the company's latest recalibration due to the pandemic. The Scarlett Johansson Marvel movie “Black Widow,” last set for Nov. 6, heads to May 7 of next year. That was the date set for “West Side Story,” but Spielberg's musical will instead debut in December 2021. Given the interconnected nature of Marvel releases, the latest delay of “Black Widow” had a domino effect on other films. Since the pandemic began, the company's “Mulan,” “Hamilton” and “Artemis Fowl” have gone direct to streaming, with “Mulan” made available for a $30 premium purchase by subscribers.
Movie industry dealt devastating blow as 'Black Widow,' Marvel slate postponed
Scarlett Johansson stars as Natasha Romanoff, AKA Black Widow, in Marvel's "Black Widow." On Wednesday, the company pushed back a number of its theatrical releases including Marvel blockbuster "Black Widow." Major movie theaters began to reopen in late August with "Unhinged" being the first new movie to play in these cinemas. That number pales in comparison to what a typical weekend tally looked like for the domestic box office in 2019. Marvel slate shake-upThe movement of "Black Widow" impacts Disney's entire slate of Marvel Cinematic Universe movies and TV shows.cnbc.com
Why "I Feel Pretty" is not in the "West Side Story" Revival
Stephen Sondheim cringes when he hears "I Feel Pretty," a fan favorite from his musical "West Side Story." Director Ivo van Hove and producer Scott Rudin decided to omit the tune to speed up the pace of their 2020 revival. "It's alarming how charming I feel," Sondheim remarked to correspondent Bill Whitaker in 2020. "Can you imagine a Puerto Rican girl who's just arrived in the country and she's singing it's alarming how charming I feel?" The lyricist and composer wanted to change the words to the song after the musical workshopped in Washington, D.C., but was overruled by its other creators.cbsnews.com
ICYMI: A look back at Sunday's 60 Minutes
ICYMI: A look back at Sunday's 60 Minutes This week on 60 Minutes: Australia's bushfires show the drastic effects of climate change, Scott Pelley reports on why President Trump asked Ukraine to look into a DNC "server" and CrowdStrike, and Bill Whitaker goes behind the scenes of the 2020 "West Side Story" revivalcbsnews.com
ICYMI: A look back at Sunday's 60 Minutes
ICYMI: A look back at Sunday's 60 MinutesThis week on 60 Minutes: Australia's bushfires show drastic effects of climate change, Scott Pelley reports on why President Trump asked Ukraine to look into a DNC "server" and CrowdStrike, and we go behind the scenes of 2020's "West Side Story" revival.cbsnews.com
"West Side Story": Behind the scenes of the 2020 revival
Ivo van HoveBut Ivo van Hove, a Tony Award-winning director, known for his cutting-edge productions, promised something new: a more raw and raging "West Side Story." Everything scares me about this," van Hove said with a laugh. Van Hove tapped choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, his friend and fellow Belgian, to design more contemporary, street influenced movement. That's-- that's 'West Side Story,'" Rudin said. "I was at the birth of this thing," van Hove said.cbsnews.com
"West Side Story" lyrics still embarrass Sondheim
"West Side Story" returns to Broadway this week in a drastic new incarnation of the classic musical by Jerome Robbins, Leonard Bernstein, Arthur Laurents and Stephen Sondheim. Sixty-two years ago, "West Side Story" performed for 732 Broadway audiences and introduced the world to Stephen Sondheim. But Sondheim said he's actually embarrassed by the lyrics he wrote for the musical. "I've always been somewhat critical of my work on 'West Side Story,'" Sondheim told 60 Minutes correspondent Bill Whitaker, "There are moments in it that embarrass me-- I'll give you a poetic one. Sondheim is again involved in the Broadway production, collaborating with a pair of Tony Award winners in director Ivo van Hove and producer Scott Rudin.cbsnews.com
Producer Scott Rudin on how video features in new "West Side Story" production
"West Side Story" revival embraces video "I think we're managing our way into it," producer Scott Rudin says of the unprecedented use of video in the new Broadway revival of "West Side Story." 60 Minutes goes behind the curtain this Sunday.cbsnews.com
West Side Story Academy Award winner George Chakiris to make live appearance at Redford Theatre
The historic Redford Theatre released its film lineup for the upcoming season, spanning from Jan. 17 to May 9, Tuesday morning on Facebook. VIP tickets also include early admission to the 8 p.m. screening, an autographed poster and dessert. HOLLYWOOD - OCTOBER 9: Actor George Chakiris attends the American Cinematheque screening and cast and crew reunion of 'West Side Story' at the Egyptian Theatre on October 9, 2002 in Hollywood, California. The movie will show Feb. 2 and will be preceded by a performance by the Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit. For the theaters complete lineup, check out the Facebook post.
Steven Spielberg gives sneak peek of 'West Side Story'
(CNN) - That's a wrap on "West Side Story." The musical remake from director Steven Spielberg finished filming just days ago and to celebrate, the legendary filmmaker shared on social media -- via studio 20th Century Fox's official account -- some sneak peek photos from the set. It's a wrap on West Side Story. To mark the end of production, Steven wanted to share a few thoughts and images with you. : @nikotavernise (Photos 1, 2) / #StevenSpielberg (Photo 3)#WestSideStory #StevenSpielberg pic.twitter.com/4PdhHxueKz 20th Century Fox (@20thcenturyfox) October 2, 2019The-CNN-Wire & 2019 Cable News Network, Inc., a Time Warner Company.
Harold Prince, 20-Time Tony Winner, Dies At 91
Prince was known for his fluid, cinematic directors touch and was unpredictable and uncompromising in his choice of stage material. I dont do a lot of analyzing of why I do something, Prince once told The Associated Press. It was with Sondheim, who was the lyricist for West Side Story, that Prince developed his most enduring creative relationship. Yet even its success was dwarfed by Fiddler on the Roof (1964), which Prince produced and Robbins directed and choreographed. Prince also worked as an opera director, with productions at the Metropolitan Opera House, the Chicago Lyric Opera, New York City Opera, San Francisco Opera and more.detroit.cbslocal.com
Hal Prince, Broadway legend behind "Phantom" and "Sweeney Todd," has died at 91
Harold Prince, a Broadway director and producer who pushed the boundaries of musical theater with such groundbreaking shows as "The Phantom of the Opera," ''Cabaret," ''Company" and "Sweeney Todd" and won a staggering 21 Tony Awards, has died. He later became a director, overseeing such landmark musicals as "Cabaret," ''Company," ''Follies," ''Sweeney Todd," ''Evita" and "The Phantom of the Opera." A musical about Prince called "Prince of Broadway" opened in Japan in 2015 featuring songs from many of the shows that made him famous. Its Broadway run was short - only 65 performances - but "A Family Affair" gave Prince a chance to work with composer John Kander. Prince also worked as an opera director, with productions at the Metropolitan Opera House, the Chicago Lyric Opera, New York City Opera, San Francisco Opera and more.cbsnews.com
On this day: September 14
2005: Filmmaker Robert Wise, who won Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Picture for "West Side Story" and "The Sound of Music," dies of heart attack at age 91 in Los Angeles. Wise was also nominated for Oscars for Best Film Editing for "Citizen Kane" and Best Picture for "The Sand Pebbles." He also directed "The Body Snatcher," "Born to Kill," "The Day the Earth Stood Still," "Run Silent, Run Deep," "The Andromeda Strain" and "Star Trek: The Motion Picture." Hide Caption