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Lea Michele Rehearses for “The Role of a Lifetime” in First ‘Funny Girl’ Promo

Hello, gorgeous! Broadway’s Funny Girl unveiled the first official preview of Lea Michele in the starring role on Friday. “The role of a lifetime. Lea Michele joins the cast of FUNNY GIRL as Fanny Brice beginning September 6. See you at the August Wilson!” the production shared on its official Twitter account with a short teaser video to get fans excited for […]

‘Funny Girl’ Producers Deny They Were “Blindsided” by Beanie Feldstein’s Exit

The drama over Beanie Feldstein’s exit from the Broadway revival of Funny Girl has set social media alight in recent days, particularly over speculation that the producers may have been blindsided by her decision to leave. On Sunday, Feldstein revealed in an Instagram post that she was leaving the production July 31. Last month, producers […]

Lea Michele to Replace Beanie Feldstein in Broadway Revival of ‘Funny Girl’

Lea Michele has been tapped to replace Beanie Feldstein in the Broadway revival of Funny Girl, producers said Monday. Michele will take over the title role of Fanny Brice from Feldstein, who departs the show July 31. Meanwhile, Tovah Feldshuh has been cast as Jane Lynch’s replacement. Lynch will continue to play Mrs. Brice, Fanny’s […]

Beanie Feldstein Leaving Broadway Revival of ‘Funny Girl’ Earlier Than Expected

Beanie Feldstein is leaving the Broadway revival of Funny Girl earlier than expected. The actress announced Sunday in an Instagram post that she will be departing the show July 31. Last month, producers said she and fellow star Jane Lynch would be departing their roles Sept. 25 instead of at year’s end, as originally expected. […]

Beanie Feldstein, Jane Lynch Leaving Broadway’s ‘Funny Girl’

Producers for Broadway’s current Funny Girl revival announced Wednesday that stars Beanie Feldstein and Jane Lynch will soon be exiting. In a statement posted to social media, the show’s team shared that the two performers are set to leave the production Sept. 25. This follows Feldstein having announced June 6 that she would be missing […]

Beanie Feldstein Will Miss ‘Funny Girl’ Performances After Testing Positive for COVID-19

Funny Girl star Beanie Feldstein has tested positive for COVID-19 and will miss a string of the Broadway show’s performances, the actress shared on Monday. In a brief Instagram video message, Feldstein shared her diagnosis and announced her absence. “I just found out that I tested positive for COVID so, unfortunately, I’m going to be […]

Beanie Feldstein in ‘Funny Girl’: Theater Review

Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo and Jane Lynch star in the first-ever Broadway revival of 'Funny Girl,' the 1964 Fanny Brice bio-musical that made Barbra Streisand a star.

Jared Leto, Beanie Feldstein Talk New Gucci Love Parade Campaign (Exclusive)

Today, Gucci launches a new campaign in celebration of creative director Alessandro Michele’s Spring-Summer 2022 Love Parade collection. Shot in Los Angeles, the campaign stars muse and brand ambassador Jared Leto, Beanie Feldstein, Miley Cyrus (the face of Gucci’s 2021 Flora Fantasy fragrance campaign), Snoop Dogg, Squid Game star Lee Jung-jae, Chinese actor Deng Lun […]

‘Impeachment’: Beanie Feldstein on the Grueling, Surreal Filming of Monica Lewinsky’s Interrogation

[This story contains spoilers for “Man Handled,” episode six of FX’s Impeachment: American Crime Story.] Beanie Feldstein did exhaustive research before playing Monica Lewinsky in FX’s Impeachment: American Crime Story. She also became friends with Lewinsky, who’s a producer on the limited series, during the making of the show. Yet when it came to filming […]

Jane Lynch Joins Broadway Revival of ‘Funny Girl’

Jane Lynch is joining Beanie Feldstein in the first Broadway revival of the 1964 Barbara Streisand-led musical Funny Girl. The five-time Emmy winner will star as Mrs. Rosie Brice — the adept, supportive and perceptive mother to Feldstein’s Fanny, who single-handedly supports the rising star and her siblings through a real estate business after separating […]

Sarah Paulson Talks Evan Peters’ “Historic” Win, “Stinky” Food Boxes During Emmys Instagram Live

Sarah Paulson went live on Instagram during Sunday night’s Emmy Awards for two minutes and 20 seconds in a showing that proved she’s hiding a secret talent as an events reporter. The actress — on the scene to present alongside Beanie Feldstein, the Monica Lewinsky to her Linda Tripp in Impeachment: American Crime Story — […]

‘Impeachment: American Crime Story’: 5 of the Series’ Stars and Their Real-Life Inspirations

When Impeachment: American Crime Story makes its debut Sept. 7, it won’t be light on star power. As is often the case with Ryan Murphy television, the producer has larded his latest FX series with an array of familiar faces, some of them from the Murphy universe (Sarah Paulson, Judith Light); some of them new […]