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Detroit Free Press
Names+Faces: HBO announces new seriesbreak and a fresh start is harder than she thought. The show also stars Thomas
Names+Faces: HBO announces new series
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 hours ago
break and a fresh start is harder than she thought. The show also stars Thomas Haden Church, Molly Shannon, Talia Balsam, Tracy Letts, Sterling Jerins and Charlie Kilgore. Eight-episode “Insecure,” starring Issa Rae, Yvonne Orji, Jay Ellis and... Read more
16h
/Film
Wiener-Dog Trailer: "The One Dog That Connects Them All"by critics. In addition to Gerwig, the dark comedy stars Ellen Burstyn, Kieran
Wiener-Dog Trailer: "The One Dog That Connects Them All"
/Film / Posted 16 hours ago
by critics. In addition to Gerwig, the dark comedy stars Ellen Burstyn, Kieran Culkin, Julie Delpy, Danny DeVito, Tracy Letts, and Zosia Mamet. Below, watch the Wiener-Dog trailer. Financed by Megan Ellison‘s Annapurna and Christine... Read more
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17h
indieWIRE
'Wiener-Dog' Trailer: Greta Gerwig Befriends a Dachshund in Todd Solondz's Dark Sundance ComedyGreta Gerwig (as a vet tech named Dawn Wiener, because of course), Ellen Bursty
'Wiener-Dog' Trailer: Greta Gerwig Befriends a Dachshund in Todd Solondz's Dark Sundance Comedy
indieWIRE / Posted 17 hours ago
Greta Gerwig (as a vet tech named Dawn Wiener, because of course), Ellen Burstyn, Kieran Culkin, Julie Delpy, Danny DeVito, Tracy Letts and Zosia Mamet. Among Solondz's other films are "Storytelling," "Palindromes" and the controversial... Read more
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Variety
CBS Re-Piloting Comedy ‘Superior Donuts’ with Midseason Plansthe beginning, but his original co-star Brian d’Arcy (“Spotlight”) will be re-c
CBS Re-Piloting Comedy ‘Superior Donuts’ with Midseason Plans
Variety / Posted yesterday
the beginning, but his original co-star Brian d’Arcy (“Spotlight”) will be re-cast. “Superior Donuts,” based on the play by Tracy Letts, follows the relationship between the owner of a donut shop (to be re-cast), his new young employee (Fowler) and... Read more
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examiner.com
Maz Jobrani previews his latest film 'Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero'and it's time that we had a few of us save the day!" With the film in the book
Maz Jobrani previews his latest film 'Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero'
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
and it's time that we had a few of us save the day!" With the film in the books, Maz recently filmed a TV pilot based on Tracy Letts' play Superior Donuts and continues to keep an active stand-up schedule. When we asked him if he has a preference... Read more
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Daily Herald
Who ya gonna call? Summer films blast onto screenscollege in 1951 where he falls for beautiful classmate (Sarah Gadon) and clashe
Who ya gonna call? Summer films blast onto screens
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
college in 1951 where he falls for beautiful classmate (Sarah Gadon) and clashes with a tough, imposing dean (the legendary Tracy Letts). Based on the novel by Philip Roth. "Jason Bourne" -- The original Jason, Matt Damon, is re-Bourne in the next... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
Summer Lovin'works and gutsy adaptations of beloved plays. Their 2016/2017 season opens with
Summer Lovin'
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 9 days ago
works and gutsy adaptations of beloved plays. Their 2016/2017 season opens with the Pulitzer Prize–winning drama by Tracy Letts, August: Osage County from Sept. 8 to Oct. 2. Their next production, Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley, comes... Read more
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/Film
Indignation Trailer Starring Logan Lerman & Sarah Gadonwith his beautiful classmate Olivia Hutton (Sarah Gadon), and his clashes with
Indignation Trailer Starring Logan Lerman & Sarah Gadon
/Film / Posted 14 days ago
with his beautiful classmate Olivia Hutton (Sarah Gadon), and his clashes with the college’s imposing Dean, Hawes Caudwell (Tracy Letts), put his and his family’s best laid plans to the ultimate test. Cool Posts From Around the W... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Chicago theater veteran and star of Starz’s ‘Power’ Joseph Sikora: “I feel like I’m doing what I was called to do”to find his voice, his roots in Chicago, his work at the Shattered Globe Theatr
Chicago theater veteran and star of Starz’s ‘Power’ Joseph Sikora: “I feel like I’m doing what I was called to do”
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 17 days ago
to find his voice, his roots in Chicago, his work at the Shattered Globe Theatre, his admiration for Michael Shannon and Tracy Letts, getting out of Los Angeles, growing his character and approaching his craft, avoiding being typecast and his... Read more
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WBUR Boston
‘Not So Simple Math’ | Modern Love 3Jessica Lange. On stage she also appeared opposite Alfred Molina and Annette Be
‘Not So Simple Math’ | Modern Love 3
WBUR Boston / Posted 18 days ago
Jessica Lange. On stage she also appeared opposite Alfred Molina and Annette Bening in “Cherry Orchard,” as well as in Tracy Letts’ critically acclaimed “Killer Joe” opposite Scott Glenn and Amanda Plummer. Amy Seek is a practicing landscape... Read more
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/Film
Summer Movie Preview: 10 Independent Films Not to Missfilms. In addition to Lerman and Cronenberg’s frequent collaborator, James Scha
Summer Movie Preview: 10 Independent Films Not to Miss
/Film / Posted 21 days ago
films. In addition to Lerman and Cronenberg’s frequent collaborator, James Schamus‘ adaptation also stars the great Tracy Letts (August: Osage County, Killer Joe), another reason to keep this film on your radar.8. The Intervention Who... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film Shortsseemed more than the inconsequential bit that it is. Also with Johnny Knoxville
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 22 days ago
seemed more than the inconsequential bit that it is. Also with Johnny Knoxville, Colin Hanks, Evan Peters, Sky Ferreira, Tracy Letts, Ashley Benson, and Tate Donovan. Everybody Wants Some!! (R) Really gosh-darned charming. Richard Linklater’s... Read more
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Florida Keys Keynoter
A bizarre moment in history plays out in 'Elvis & Nixon'Presley gets his official agent badge that very day, from the Bureau of Narcoti
A bizarre moment in history plays out in 'Elvis & Nixon'
Florida Keys Keynoter / Posted 23 days ago
Presley gets his official agent badge that very day, from the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs. (Actor-playwright Tracy Letts has a truly fabulous cameo as the stunned official who issues it.) Fiction? Nope. As Haldeman said so... Read more
23d
Daily Mail
Sarah Paulson, 41, talks dating Holland Taylor, 73who is 18 years older than she is, and she has also previously dated men, and w
Sarah Paulson, 41, talks dating Holland Taylor, 73
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
who is 18 years older than she is, and she has also previously dated men, and was once engaged to actor and playwright Tracy Letts, nine years her senior. Firm: Paulson has been dating Holland Taylor for over a year. The actress has had to... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Inside the moment when Elvis Presley met Richard NixonThe supporting cast includes Alex Pettyfer as Presley's friend Jerry Schilling,
Inside the moment when Elvis Presley met Richard Nixon
Los Angeles Times / Posted 27 days ago
The supporting cast includes Alex Pettyfer as Presley's friend Jerry Schilling, along with Colin Hanks, Johnny Knoxville, Tracy Letts, Tate Donovan and Sky Ferreira. Directed by Liza Johnson from a screenplay credited to Joey Sagal, Hanala Sagal... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago's leading lights Michael Shannon and Jessie Mueller sparkle on Broadwayyears in the late Etel Billig's memorably distinctive theater in Park Forest, a
Chicago's leading lights Michael Shannon and Jessie Mueller sparkle on Broadway
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
years in the late Etel Billig's memorably distinctive theater in Park Forest, at the Next Lab in Evanston alongside Tracy Letts, and, most famously, on innumerable occasions at A Red Orchid Theatre in Old Town, where he remains a committed... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Wake up, Chicago, because when you snooze on local theater, you losein to catch some of Holter's poetic licks and think about ways they might enjoy
Wake up, Chicago, because when you snooze on local theater, you lose
Chicago Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
in to catch some of Holter's poetic licks and think about ways they might enjoy some more of them. Here? Not so much. Tracy Letts, a big supporter of the storefront world, apparently stopped by and dug what he saw, but tickets are still... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
When the Big E met Tricky Dhotel staffers and ultimately (before E meets the Prez) the head of the Bureau
When the Big E met Tricky D
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 29 days ago
hotel staffers and ultimately (before E meets the Prez) the head of the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs (Tracy Letts) are appropriately astonished to be in the presence of the King and at his messianic quest for a drug agent’s... Read more
29d
Los Angeles Times
Even with Jessica Lange and Gabriel Byrne, 'Long Day's Journey Into Night' fails to connectcome not just from different wombs but from distant worlds. Michael Shannon, an
Even with Jessica Lange and Gabriel Byrne, 'Long Day's Journey Into Night' fails to connect
Los Angeles Times / Posted 29 days ago
come not just from different wombs but from distant worlds. Michael Shannon, an actor who has been sensational in plays by Tracy Letts ("Bug" and "Killer Joe," in particular) plays James "Jamie" Tyrone Jr. in the stealthy manner of a Midwestern... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film Shortsseemed more than the inconsequential bit that it is. Also with Johnny Knoxville
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 29 days ago
seemed more than the inconsequential bit that it is. Also with Johnny Knoxville, Colin Hanks, Evan Peters, Sky Ferreira, Tracy Letts, Ashley Benson, and Tate Donovan. Everybody Wants Some!! (R) Really gosh-darned charming. Richard Linklater’s... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Ryan Gosling, Meryl Streep and 'Swiss Army Man' lead the counterprogramming charge at the movies this summerdeferment by pursuing an attractive classmate and butting heads with a college
Ryan Gosling, Meryl Streep and 'Swiss Army Man' lead the counterprogramming charge at the movies this summer
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
deferment by pursuing an attractive classmate and butting heads with a college dean. With Logan Lerman, Sarah Gadon, Tracy Letts. Written and directed by James Schamus, based on the Philip Roth novel. Lionsgate/Roadside AttractionsLogan... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Every single movie coming out this summerdeferment by pursuing an attractive classmate and butting heads with a college
Every single movie coming out this summer
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
deferment by pursuing an attractive classmate and butting heads with a college dean. With Logan Lerman, Sarah Gadon, Tracy Letts. Written and directed by James Schamus, based on the Philip Roth novel. Lionsgate/Roadside Attractions German... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sarah Jessica Parker dressed down in sweater and jeansmarriage. The series - which is written by Sharon Horgan - co-stars Thomas Had
Sarah Jessica Parker dressed down in sweater and jeans
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
marriage. The series - which is written by Sharon Horgan - co-stars Thomas Haden Church, Molly Shannon, Talia Balsam and Tracy Letts. Colourful: Tabitha sported a cartoon print pink t-shirt with a red bandanna and blue and white striped leggings... Read more
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The Columbian
Shannon and Spacey show off subtle talentsto play cops and robbers. Prior to his Nixon encounter Shannon shares a fine,
Shannon and Spacey show off subtle talents
The Columbian / Posted 1 months ago
to play cops and robbers. Prior to his Nixon encounter Shannon shares a fine, funny scene with his longtime Chicago cohort Tracy Letts as the real-life Justice Department narcotics administrator John Finlator. Presley wanted that Drug Enforcement... Read more
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Paris Express
At the movieshas become the most requested photograph in the National Archives. Co-stars Ale
At the movies
Paris Express / Posted 1 months ago
has become the most requested photograph in the National Archives. Co-stars Alex Pettyfer, Sky Ferreira, Johnny Knoxville, Tracy Letts, Tate Donovan and Ashley Benson. (R) The Huntsman: Winter’s War — Two wicked sisters hatch a plan to conquer the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Elvis & Nixonat the airport who assume he's one of them; his meeting with an official from t
Elvis & Nixon
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
at the airport who assume he's one of them; his meeting with an official from the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs (Tracy Letts) who can barely contain his mockery of the request of a badge; his excursion to a doughnut shop where he... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
PREVIEWSwith President Richard Nixon (Kevin Spacey). With Alex Pettyfer, Johnny Knoxvil
PREVIEWS
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
with President Richard Nixon (Kevin Spacey). With Alex Pettyfer, Johnny Knoxville, Colin Hanks, Evan Peters, Sky Ferreira, Tracy Letts; directed by Liza Johnson. (86 minutes) The Huntsman: Winter's War 70 PG-13 The sister (Emily Blunt) of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
A meeting of the minds in ‘Elvis & Nixon’loudly in the case of the clerks at the Bureau of Narcotics where the singer va
A meeting of the minds in ‘Elvis & Nixon’
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
loudly in the case of the clerks at the Bureau of Narcotics where the singer vainly tries to get a badge (from a deadpan Tracy Letts as a deputy director), or with freaked-out bureaucratic repression. “Elvis & Nixon” strains itself to bring the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Comic ‘Elvis & Nixon’ is wry and charmingplay cops and robbers. Prior to his Nixon encounter, Shannon shares a fine, fu
Comic ‘Elvis & Nixon’ is wry and charming
Detroit Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
play cops and robbers. Prior to his Nixon encounter, Shannon shares a fine, funny scene with his longtime Chicago cohort Tracy Letts as the real-life Justice Department narcotics administrator John Finlator. Presley wanted that Drug Enforcement... Read more
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New York Post
Kevin Spacey is a convincing president in ‘Elvis & Nixon’and Dangerous Drugs, bizarrely imagining he could go undercover. His celebrity
Kevin Spacey is a convincing president in ‘Elvis & Nixon’
New York Post / Posted 1 months ago
and Dangerous Drugs, bizarrely imagining he could go undercover. His celebrity gets him a meeting with the bureau’s chief (Tracy Letts), who gently mocks the idea. But back at the White House, aide Egil Krogh (Colin Hanks) persuades his skeptical... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Nudity on stage - why it always changes the dynamiccan tell you a lot about how they feel about that moment. Sometimes it's used a
Nudity on stage - why it always changes the dynamic
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
can tell you a lot about how they feel about that moment. Sometimes it's used as a provocation. The first thing you see in Tracy Letts' "Killer Joe" is a young woman who comes out on stage wearing a cropped T-shirt and nothing on the bottom. The... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film Shortsseemed more than the inconsequential bit that it is. Also with Johnny Knoxville
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 1 months ago
seemed more than the inconsequential bit that it is. Also with Johnny Knoxville, Colin Hanks, Evan Peters, Sky Ferreira, Tracy Letts, Ashley Benson, and Tate Donovan. (Opens Friday at AMC Grapevine Mills) Born to Be Blue (R) Ethan Hawke stars in... Read more
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Daily Herald
'Elvis & Nixon' revisits a bizarre piece of pop-political ephemeraon his mission to become a federal agent at large (at one point meeting with a
'Elvis & Nixon' revisits a bizarre piece of pop-political ephemera
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
on his mission to become a federal agent at large (at one point meeting with a bureaucrat played by an amusingly nonplused Tracy Letts), they portray him as naive and somewhat addled, ignoring what Presley's wife, Priscilla, has said was the... Read more
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