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I know I don't have any talent, and I know all I have is a body, and I am doing my bust exercises. Senior Editor at BuzzFeed News. louis.peitzman@buzzfeed.com

18 Incredible Broadway Performances That Deserve Celebration

18 Incredible Broadway Performances That Deserve Celebration
buzzfeed.com — Tagged: theater, a view from the bridge, alex boniello, american psycho, annaleigh ashford, audra mcdonald, bartlett sher, ben whishaw, benjamin walker, brian stokes mitchell, broadway, cynthia erivo, dames at sea, danai gurira, daniel durant, danielle brooks, eclipsed, fiddler on the roof, fool for love, fully committed, gavin creel, isaiah johnson,

Leslie Odom Jr. Is Not Throwing Away His Shot

Leslie Odom Jr. Is Not Throwing Away His Shot
buzzfeed.com — The first time Leslie Odom Jr. had an emotional response to Hamilton was months before he was performing in it. In the summer of 2013, Odom saw a workshop of what was then called the Hamilton Mixtape as part of a festival of new work at Vassar's Powerhouse Theater.

Meet The Filmmaker Who Wants To Save Horror From Jump Scares

Meet The Filmmaker Who Wants To Save Horror From Jump Scares
buzzfeed.com — For viewers who associate horror films with panicked screams, Hush may be a breath of fresh air. Throughout the movie, final girl Maddie (Kate Siegel), a writer who is deaf, is terrorized by a crazed attacker (John Gallagher Jr.) while remaining almost entirely silent: She's a scream queen who can't speak, let alone scream.

Watch These Kids Slay A Song From "Hamilton"

Watch These Kids Slay A Song From "Hamilton"
buzzfeed.com — MCC Theater's annual Miscast Gala features Broadway stars performing musical numbers associated with roles they would never get cast in. This year's event, which honored MCC alum Marisa Tomei, was held Monday night at the Hammerstein Ballroom at the Manhattan Center.

Patty Duke Dies At 69

Patty Duke Dies At 69
buzzfeed.com — Patty Duke, best known for her Oscar-winning turn in The Miracle Worker and her titular series The Patty Duke Show, has died at 69. Her representative Mitchell Squires confirmed to BuzzFeed News that her cause of death was sepsis from a ruptured intestine. Duke, who was born in Queens in 1946, began acting at an early age.

"Pee-wee's Big Holiday" Is Actually A Queer Love Story

"Pee-wee's Big Holiday" Is Actually A Queer Love Story
buzzfeed.com — Before the credits roll in Pee-wee's Big Holiday, Pee-wee Herman and Joe Manganiello are riding off into the sunset together. The new Netflix movie, Pee-wee's first in nearly three decades, takes the Paul Reubens character on a cross-country journey to reconnect with the hunky Magic Mike actor (Manganiello plays a fictionalized version of himself).

8 Indie Horror Films You'll Soon Be Talking About

8 Indie Horror Films You'll Soon Be Talking About
buzzfeed.com — Tagged: horror, another evil, ashley bell, beware the slenderman, bobby miller, bone tomahawk, carles torrens, carnage park, carson d mell, cheap thrills, dominic monaghan, dont breathe, evil dead, fede alvarez, hush, in a valley of violence, independent film, independent horror, indie film, indie horror, irene taylor brodsky, james landry hebert,

Broadway's Biggest Hitmaker Can't Predict A Show's Success

Broadway's Biggest Hitmaker Can't Predict A Show's Success
linkis.com — Andrew Lloyd Webber, the composer behind the record-breaking Cats and Phantom of the Opera, has another smash with School of Rock - but that doesn't mean there's a formula to...

Broadway's Biggest Hitmaker Can't Predict A Show's Success

Broadway's Biggest Hitmaker Can't Predict A Show's Success
buzzfeed.com — Andrew Lloyd Webber's name has become so synonymous with hitmaking that researchers at Cambridge University created a computer program to compose a theoretically guaranteed smash musical theater score and dubbed it "Android Lloyd Webber." But, an amused Lloyd Webber noted, the scientific effort to come up with a formula for a bona fide hit is "absolute rubbish."

The Nightmare Behind The Gayest Horror Film Ever Made

The Nightmare Behind The Gayest Horror Film Ever Made
buzzfeed.com — "I need you, Jesse," Freddy Krueger growls. "We've got special work to do here, you and me," he says, tenderly flicking the hair out of the teenage boy's eyes. "You've got the body. I've got the brain." A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge was a far cry from the original.
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May 06, 2016

The thing I love most about dieting is that, statistically speaking, it doesn't work.

May 06, 2016

I'm going to go back on a diet when I return to NYC so look forward to me being crankier than ever.

May 06, 2016

Sometimes I'm like, what if comps to theater are the only thing I really have to offer? And then I'm like, who cares, that's plenty.

May 05, 2016

@chrisreinacher Thank you, Chris! It is based on an actual thing that is happening for some reason: variety.com/2016/film/news…


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