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George, Dorothy and Noel -- the Weird, Wonderful and Merciless Wits of the 1920's Return to Manhattan ... and Not a Second too Soon.

Myra Chanin | Posted 12.23.2014 | Weird News
Myra Chanin

How did an 8-year-old California lad with a lateral lisp develop enough of a lilting tongue to sing Coward's sophisticated lyrics?

DARTH VADER RETURNS

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 10.09.2014 | Entertainment

The pilot of the new Disney animated series "Star Wars Rebels" will get an extra airing on ABC later this month, and it will include a new scene featu...

You Can't Take It With You: Bless This Mess

Danny Groner | Posted 12.01.2014 | New York
Danny Groner

There's a lot to like at the front and the end of You Can't Take It With You at the Longacre Theater, but there's a lot to work through in the middle.

Pure Abandon

Helen Eisenbach | Posted 12.01.2014 | Arts
Helen Eisenbach

The lush new production of You Can't Take It With You boasts at least a half-dozen such turns, brimming to near-bursting from a piece that juggles slapstick and drama and somehow manages to keep them both alight.

Explosion on Broadway: You Can't Take It With You

Regina Weinreich | Posted 11.30.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman's Pulitzer Prize-winning play staged like a Feydeau farce! Doors slam on a boisterous set aclutter with tchotchkes and...

James Earl Jones Returns To Broadway

Wilborn Hampton | Posted 09.29.2014 | Arts
Wilborn Hampton

It's hard to beat kittens and fireworks as sure-fire crowd pleasers and the new Broadway revival of You Can't Take It With You has both along with the...

First Nighter: 'You Can't Take It With You' Takes You With It Merrily

David Finkle | Posted 11.28.2014 | Arts
David Finkle

Rarely have I seen such a large collection of scene-stealers on one stage. Check that. There's so much hilarity occurring that no one can steal a complete scene. What these thieving actors do is steal extended moments.

'Luke, I Am Your Father, Motherf**ker'

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 09.18.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

James Earl Jones clearly knows how to get other actors into gear. Jones starred alongside Ryan Reynolds in the 2001 film "Finder's Fee," which was ...

Still Crazy After All These Years

Rob Taub | Posted 11.10.2014 | Arts
Rob Taub

In You Can't Take It With You, things don't go quite as smoothly for the Sycamore family while entertaining their daughter's fiancé and his parents, but what ensues is -- to say the least -- extremely funny.

Papa, Can You Hear Me?

George Heymont | Posted 08.13.2014 | Arts
George Heymont

I first saw Wilson's play during its 1987 pre-Broadway tryout at the Curran Theatre in San Francisco with James Earl Jones in the lead role. At the time, I found it difficult to appreciate Wilson's play.

Spite Your Face: Zoe As Nina

T. Better Baldwin | Posted 07.27.2014 | Black Voices
T. Better Baldwin

I like Zoe as an actress and as a person that I don't know. I admire her hutzpah as she defends her right to embody Ms. Simone. However, just because you can doesn't mean you should.

James Earl Jones Is Returning To Broadway This Fall

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 04.25.2014 | Arts

NEW YORK (AP) — James Earl Jones is coming back to Broadway in a play that's almost as old as he is. The 87-year-old two-time Tony Award-winner wil...

James Earl Jones Is Back On Broadway!

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 04.30.2014 | Black Voices

NEW YORK (AP) — James Earl Jones is coming back to Broadway in a play that's almost as old as he is. The 87-year-old two-time Tony Award-winner wil...

Red Velvet at St. Ann's Warehouse: The Moor Comes to Brooklyn

Regina Weinreich | Posted 06.01.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

To some, red velvet refers to the latest craze in cupcakes. To others, like those who attended the New York opening of a British import at St. Ann's W...

PHOTOS: 10 Black Hollywood Stars Who Conquered Broadway

Posted 04.02.2014 | Black Voices

After years of toiling on TV shows, films, and recording studios, many acclaimed actors and musicians venture off to the Great White Way to lend their...

9 Questions for Gimme Shelter's Laneya Wiles

Ilana Rapp | Posted 03.24.2014 | Entertainment
Ilana Rapp

Laneya Wiles (pronounced la-NEE-ah) has her fingers -- sheesh, her toes, too, -- dipped in everything. Actor, comedian, director, writer, New Yorker -- you name it. With many projects about to be released and upcoming projects in development, you may want to create a Google alert for her.

Here's How Carrie Fisher And James Earl Jones Will Appear On 'The Big Bang Theory'

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

Some "Star Wars" alum are traveling from a galaxy far, far away to visit the set of "The Big Bang Theory." As we reported earlier, Princess Leia a...

Carrie Fisher and James Earl Jones Are Headed To 'Big Bang'

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

"The Big Bang Theory" has had no shortage of great guest stars in its seven seasons on the air, and plenty of them have ticked off important checkboxe...

The Best Movies About Time Travel, and Why About Time Isn't One of Them

John Farr | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
John Farr

Movies that somehow play with the manipulation of time are surprisingly plentiful, as they tap into a fundamental fantasy we all share. It really is not worth trekking out to catch About Time. Here then are a few time-travel films worth staying home for.

WATCH: Denzel Washington Does His Best James Earl Jones

Posted 07.31.2013 | Media

Denzel Washington stopped by CNN's "New Day" on Wednesday and offered his best James Earl Jones impression. "This—is CNN," Washington said. "...

Oscar Winner James Earl Jones Receives the Inclusion in the Arts 'Champion of Diversity Award'

Wendy Diamond | Posted 09.14.2013 | Arts
Wendy Diamond

Congratulations to James Earl Jones, the true Alpha Dog. What is an "alpha dog?" By definition, an alpha dog is someone who is seen as brave, confident, strong and successful in his or her own right.

Madonna Slept Here, And Other Famous U Of M Alums

Kaitlyn DelBene | University of Michigan Heritage Project | Posted 06.26.2013 | Detroit

This original post is part of the University of Michigan Heritage Project, an immersive, digital experience into the university's past. Famous alu...

May The Fourth Be With You

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 07.10.2013 | Entertainment

Few franchises can compete with the "Star Wars" fan base, so it's no surprise that Jedi lovers all over the world have succeeded in turning May 4th fr...

Guess What's Back On CNN

Posted 01.22.2013 | Media

The distinctive sound of James Earl Jones saying "This is CNN" is back on-air. Jones recorded the soundbite for CNN's tenth anniversary in 1990. I...

Veteran Actors To Take The Stage

AP | KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 03.09.2013 | Arts

SYDNEY — They're starring in a play about a woman reluctant to age and the perils of passing time, but veteran actors James Earl Jones and Angel...