Jenny Bicks

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Los Angeles Times
Sarah Jessica Parker brings her innate curiosity — and a touch of optimism — to Season 2 of 'Divorce'shift. Shortly before the season began production, original showrunner Paul Sim
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
shift. Shortly before the season began production, original showrunner Paul Simms departed, citing creative differences. Jenny Bicks, a former “Sex and the City” staff writer, was hired to replace him, and several writers who’d worked on that... Read more
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WestportNow
Granger at the Movies: ‘The Shape of Water,’ ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,’ ‘The Greatest ShowmanJumbo. Working from a superficial, loosely structured, simplistic screenplay b
WestportNow / Posted 18 days ago
Jumbo. Working from a superficial, loosely structured, simplistic screenplay by Bill Condon (“Dreamgirls,” “Chicago”) and Jenny Bicks (“Sex and the City”), it’s frantically and flamboyantly directed by Michael Gracey, whose inexperience is... Read more
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iafrica.com
Film Review: 'The Greatest Showman'delivering a charismatic performance that not only steals the show, but defines
iafrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
delivering a charismatic performance that not only steals the show, but defines the film as well. The script penned by Jenny Bicks and Bill Condon ensures the film hits all the right notes, with an energetic paced plot that has enough oomph to... Read more
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Box Office Prophets
The Greatest Showmantheir “Let It Go” clone, “This is Me.” First-time director Michael Gracey can’
Box Office Prophets / Posted 23 days ago
their “Let It Go” clone, “This is Me.” First-time director Michael Gracey can’t find a throughline to bind the script (by Jenny Bicks and Bill Condon, who would rather you focused on Beauty and the Beast when evaluating his 2017). A slow romance... Read more
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Boston Globe
A big-top movie musical that dazzles, and torturessome of us are happy for the company. THE GREATEST SHOWMAN Directed by Michae
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
some of us are happy for the company. THE GREATEST SHOWMAN Directed by Michael Gracey. Written by Bill Condon and Jenny Bicks. Starring Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Michelle Williams, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya. At Boston Common, Fenway,... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Films to see over Christmasstatuettes because their songbook here is a barnstorming selection of earworms.
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 27 days ago
statuettes because their songbook here is a barnstorming selection of earworms. Unquestionably, the script co-written by Jenny Bicks and Bill Condon is light on characterisation and polishes the morally questionable legacy of manipulator PT to a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The Greatest Showmanmonkey whose torso had been sewn into a fish's tail. Similarly, freshman direct
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
monkey whose torso had been sewn into a fish's tail. Similarly, freshman director Michael Gracey and screenwriters Jenny Bicks and Bill Condon make monkeys of viewers by introducing promising plot threads that lead nowhere. Because the... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
‘Greatest Showman’ is a great big messMichael Gracey makes his directorial debut with “The Greatest Showman,” with a
Santa Maria Times / Posted 30 days ago
Michael Gracey makes his directorial debut with “The Greatest Showman,” with a script by Jenny Bicks and Bill Condon. The script doesn’t know what era it’s in, especially with regard to the circus performers. Barnum delights in the different and... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
'Greatest Showman' is a circus-size messJenny Lind (Rebecca Ferguson). Michael Gracey makes his directorial debut with
Houston Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
Jenny Lind (Rebecca Ferguson). Michael Gracey makes his directorial debut with "The Greatest Showman," with a script by Jenny Bicks and Bill Condon. The script doesn't know what era it's in, especially with regard to the circus performers.... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
'Greatest Showman' is a circus-size messJenny Lind (Rebecca Ferguson). Michael Gracey makes his directorial debut with
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 30 days ago
Jenny Lind (Rebecca Ferguson). Michael Gracey makes his directorial debut with "The Greatest Showman," with a script by Jenny Bicks and Bill Condon. The script doesn't know what era it's in, especially with regard to the circus performers.... Read more
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The Daily Californian
‘The Greatest Showman’ offers engaging choreography, stale screenplaypivotal questions is not even attempted by the film, and Barnum’s character arc
The Daily Californian / Posted 30 days ago
pivotal questions is not even attempted by the film, and Barnum’s character arc is incomplete as a result. Another flaw of Jenny Bicks and Bill Condon’s undercooked screenplay is its dismissal of the performers in Barnum’s circus who are not played... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
'The Greatest Showman' review: Hugh Jackman dumbs down P.T. Barnum in musical bioin "The Greatest Showman." (Niko Tavernise | Photo provided to MLive.com by Twe
Staten Island Advance / Posted 30 days ago
in "The Greatest Showman." (Niko Tavernise | Photo provided to MLive.com by Twentieth Century Fox) The screenplay, by Jenny Bicks and “Dreamgirls” director Bill Condon, covers Barnum’s life up to the formation of the popular circus bearing his... Read more
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