Film AlUla’s Stephen Strachan On Regions Production Push – Deadline

Since Saudi Arabia lifted its 35-year-old religion related ban on cinema in 2017, the country has been ramping up its efforts to attract local and international productions to come and shoot in the region. Film AlUla is playing a major part in the government’s Vision 3030 plan to modernize the country. Established in early 2020 … Read more

Stephen Colbert Taunts Devin Nunes With Why He’s ‘Perfect’ To Run Trump Tech Startup

Nunes is quitting his House seat to lead former President Donald Trump’s new tech startup, despite having “no apparent prior experience working in the tech industry or as an executive,” Colbert noted. But Nunes, he said, is actually the “perfect guy to make money off the old president, because he has experience milking things with … Read more

Stephen Colbert Shreds Marjorie Taylor Greene’s COVID Argument With Basic Truth

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) argued against coronavirus lockdowns with a wild comparison over the weekend, tweeting that “the country has never once shut down” because of cancer. On Monday, “Late Show” host Stephen Colbert pointed out the obvious flaw with the QAnon conspiracy theory-endorsing lawmaker’s argument. “Because cancer is not contagious, you nimrod,” Colbert … Read more

Stephen Colbert Slams Mark Meadows With Damning New Book Title

Stephen Colbert provided Mark Meadows, a former White House chief of staff to Donald Trump, with a taunting alternative title for his new memoir on Wednesday. In his upcoming book, “The Chief’s Chief,” Meadows says Trump was told he had tested positive for COVID-19 just three days before his first 2020 presidential debate with Joe … Read more

Stephen Greenhorn Penning Adaptation of James Goodhand’s ‘Last Lesson’ – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Around The World In 80 Days writer Stephen Greenhorn is penning an adaptation of James Goodhand’s YA novel Last Lesson for Sanditon producer Red Planet Pictures. Death In Paradise indie Red Planet has optioned the rights to Goodhand’s debut, which was published last year and examines the psychological breakdown of model student and talented musician Ollie Morcombe after … Read more

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles Honor Stephen Sondheim at ‘Sunday’ Performance in Times Square

On Sunday in New York City, the Broadway community gathered to honor, mourn and celebrate the late composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, who passed away at the age of 91 on Friday. On the red stairs above TKTS in Times Square, as the first flurries of the winter season drifted down on the city, members … Read more

Stars react to death of composer Stephen Sondheim at 91

Broadway icon Stephen Sondheim has died at 91. The composer-lyricist, whose hits included West Side Story, Sweeney Todd and Sunday in the Park With George, passed away in his Connecticut home on Nov. 26, one day after Thanksgiving. Beloved by the theater community and beyond for his innovative approach to the medium, Sondheim was celebrated … Read more

Stephen Sondheim Dead at 91

Stephen Sondheim, one of Broadway’s most revered and influential composer-lyricists, has died. According to The New York Times, Sondheim passed away early Friday (November 26) in his Roxbury, Connecticut home. A cause of death has yet to be revealed, but Richard Pappas, Sondheim’s lawyer and friend, noted that the death was “sudden.” Sondheim was 91 … Read more

Barbra Streisand and Hugh Jackman lead stars in paying tribute to Stephen Sondheim after his death

Barbra Streisand, Hugh Jackman, Idina Menzel, and Jake Gyllenhaal were among the celebrities using social media to pay their respects to legendary Broadway composer Stephen Sondheim, who passed away at the age of 91 on Friday. ‘Thank the Lord that Sondheim lived to be 91 years old so he had the time to write such … Read more

Stephen Sondheim, the master who reshaped musical theatre, dies at 91 – National

Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century with his intelligent, intricately rhymed lyrics, his use of evocative melodies and his willingness to tackle unusual subjects, has died. He was 91. Sondheim’s death was announced by Rick Miramontez, president of DKC/O&M. Sondheim’s Texas-based attorney, … Read more