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Idina Menzel, ‘SNL’ Star Sarah Sherman Set for Bat Mitzvah Comedy for Netflix, Adam Sandler

Netflix and Adam Sandler’s Happy Madison have set up comedy You Are SO Not Invited to My Bat Mitzvah!, based on the YA novel of the same name, from Alloy Entertainment. Idina Menzel, who starred with Sandler in Uncut Gems, Saturday Night Live castmember Sarah Sherman, Sunny Sandler, Sadie Sandler and Luis Guzmán are set […]

13 Hollywood YA and Children’s Book Authors on the Importance of Libraries

Idina Menzel, John Lithgow, R.L. Stine, Becky Albertalli and more celebrity authors and writers spoke to The Hollywood Reporter about the role libraries have played in their lives and why children should always have access to the books that line their shelves.

‘Cinderella’: Idina Menzel and Laura Veltz “Take a Sledgehammer to the Patriarchy” With Their Song “Dream Girl”

Idina Menzel is no stranger to the Academy Awards, having performed twice — Frozen‘s Oscar-winning “Let It Go” and Frozen 2‘s Oscar-nominated “Into the Unknown” — at the ceremony. But this year, she may have the chance to showcase her own songwriting during the live broadcast as her song “Dream Girl,” from Amazon’s Cinderella, has […]

Idina Menzel Reflects on John Travolta’s Name Flub at Oscars: “It Was the Best Thing That Ever Happened”

James Corden unveiled the latest edition of his popular segment “Carpool Karaoke” on Wednesday’s episode of The Late Late Show where he welcomed his Cinderella co-stars Idina Menzel, Billy Porter, and Camila Cabello. The segment began with Porter and Menzel helping Cabello, who was dressed in a giant gown like her princess character, into Corden’s […]

Camila Cabello, Billy Porter and Idina Menzel Bring ‘Cinderella’ to “Crosswalk the Musical”

James Corden debuted another segment of his “Crosswalk the Musical” series on Thursday’s episode of The Late Late Show, and this time he welcomed his Cinderella co-stars Camila Cabello, Billy Porter and Idina Menzel.  The segment opened with Corden dressed as the fairy godmother, quipping that he gave Porter the wrong address because he’s “intimidated.” […]

Camila Cabello, Billy Porter and ‘Cinderella’ Cast Talk Reinventing the Classic Fairytale

Camila Cabello and the cast of Cinderella are putting a modern, empowering spin on the classic fairytale.  The Amazon-distributed reimagining, written and directed by Kay Cannon (Pitch Perfect) with a story by James Corden, stars Cabello in the title role and is packed with an all-star cast that includes Idina Menzel, Billy Porter, Pierce Brosnan, […]

Celebrity Wedding Dresses: 10+ Gowns that Nail The Look

Say "I do" to these bridal gowns (or similar silhouettes) worn by Ariana Grande, Hilary Duff, Lily Allen and others.

Tina Fey to Host Star-Studded Telethon to Raise Funds for N.Y. Coronavirus Relief Effort

Tina Fey will host 'Rise Up New York!,' an hourlong virtual telethon to raise funds for N.Y. coronavirus relief efforts, presented by Robin Hood and iHeartMedia, which will feature appearances from Barbra Streisand, Chris Rock, Jake Gyllenhaal, Jennifer Lopez, Jimmy Fallon, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Robert De Niro, Spike Lee, Mariah Carey, NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

Critic’s Notebook: Rosie O’Donnell’s Epic Love Affair With Broadway

A dizzying lineup of stage stars checked in from their kitchens, basements, living rooms and even one bathtub in an online benefit for The Actors Fund that stressed the importance of community during times of anxiety and isolation.

Pink Pops on Oscars Red Carpet

The color pink took the 2020 Oscars carpet by storm Sunday night.

Oscars: Idina Menzel Belts ‘Frozen 2’s’ “Into the Unknown” With 9 Other ‘Elsas’

Idina Menzel's "Into the Unknown" performance brought nine other Elsas to the stage at the Oscars on Sunday.

Making of ‘Frozen 2’: Disney Aimed to Mark an “Evolution” for Elsa and Anna

As 'Frozen 2' was being made, Walt Disney Animation Studios, and especially Jennifer Lee — who directed the original and sequel with Chris Buck and also wrote both screenplays — were going through some pretty big metamorphoses of their own.