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    Writer Rachel Axler on Her New Off Broadway Show“I’ve started wearing skirts to work. It’s something I maybe did twice at ‘The Daily Show.’”
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    Christine Lahti on Starting God of Carnage AnewLahti takes over the role of perfectionist art historian and activist Veronica: “We’re really rehearsing it like a drama. There’s nothing funny.”
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    Maggie Siff on Or, and Being Don Draper’s Soul Mate“Sometimes I feel like what’s asked of me is just like a little sliver of what I can do.”
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    Still Life’s Sarah Paulson on How She Beat Stage Fright“Drugs. Pharmaceuticals. Just kidding.”
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    The Vampire Diaries’ Ian Somerhalder on Being a Vampire and Returning to Lost“It seems to me that one of the purest things you could probably live off would be blood.”
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    Gillian Jacobs on Her Role in CommunityThe actress discusses working with Chevy Chase, being compared to Elisabeth Shue, and playing lots of prostitutes and strippers.
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    The Retributionists’ Margarita Levieva on Jewish Revenge and Being Lisa P.“I had friends come and they’re like, ‘Wow, you make out with everyone in the play.’”
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    Dylan McDermott on Going Undercover“I remember one time on ‘The Practice,’ all of a sudden I discovered I was having an affair with Lindsay.”
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    Billy Elliot Tempts Fate by Casting Will ChaseLet’s just say he has a track record.
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    August: Osage County’s Phylicia Rashad on Not Playing a Monster“Her behavior’s monstrous, that’s true.”
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    Mary Catherine Garrison on Romancing David Hyde Pierce in Broadway’s Accent on Youth“He’s unpredictable, he’s open, he’s just dreamy.”
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    Hope Davis on In Treatment and Upchucking in God of Carnage’It takes four people to make that vomit happen.’
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    Colin Hanks on 33 Variations, The Great Buck Howard, and Playing His Father’s Son“Oh God, will you please just shut up? You’re driving me crazy about this thing that should not be driving me crazy.”
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    Addams Family Musical Sets a DateApril 8, 2010!
  15. Mourning Mourning Becomes ElectraAnother Broadway play gets canned.
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    Will Chase Can’t Catch a BreakHis latest, ‘The Story of My Life,’ closed yesterday, just days after its official opening on Thursday.
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    Mourning Becomes Electra’s Jena Malone on Unwinding After Nine-Hour Workdays“I’ve definitely never murdered anyone.”
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    The Slammin’ Salmon’s Cobie Smulders on Joining the Broken Lizard Crew and Banging Out MotherhoodSmulders speaks to us about seeing too much of Jay Chandrasekhar and the sexual tension between Barney and Robin.
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    The American Plan’s Lily Rabe on Working With Mercedes Ruehl, and Her Next Role As a ‘Mafia Princess’Rabe spoke with Vulture about the challenges of playing impulsive Lili Adler, and her ongoing fashion competition with Ruehl.
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    Nicole Kidman on Australia: ‘I Can’t Look at This Movie and Be Proud’At least she’s being honest!
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    Chicago the Musical’s Melora Hardin Tries to Convince Us That Jan Isn’t EvilJan from ‘The Office’ tells Vulture all!
  22. yay
    Rock of Ages to Move to Broadway, Ply Audiences With Booze and Constantine MaroulisBecause there’s no such thing as too much Pat Benatar.
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    Sleepwalk With Me Extends Run Through MarchSeriously, that is not a typo.
  24. good broadway news!
    John Goodman, David Strathairn to Exist in Broadway’s Waiting for GodotThey join Nathan Lane and Bill Irwin.
  25. sometimes we do write about country music
    False Alarm: Tim McGraw Not Running for Tennessee Governor … YetMaybe in his next thirty years.
  26. broadwaypocalypse
    Gypsy to Cease Entertaining You in JanuaryThe Broadway revival was supposed to close in March, but its run will end next month instead.
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    Shrek the Musical’s Sutton Foster on the Grave Seriousness of Onstage Farting’Brian and I were taking it very seriously, like, ‘This is a very serious scene of farting!”
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    Tim McGraw to Run for Tennessee Governor?We like it, we love it.
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    Peter Sarsgaard, Maggie Gyllenhaal Present a Very Indie Uncle VanyaThe real-life couple takes on the Chekhov play starting January 17.
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    All My Sons, The Seagull Defy Broadwaypocalypse, Fail to Lose MoneyBoth shows recouped their investments!
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    Nothing to Cheer About: Vanities Broadway Opening DelayedThe show will not open in February as previously announced.
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    Sex Sells: Californication Picked Up for Third SeasonShowtime ordered twelve more episodes of the David Duchovny–starring series.
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    Come January, Grease Will No Longer Be the WordLike every other show on Broadway, it’s closing.
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    ‘The Contender’ Host Tony Danza Explains Why He’s Better Than Sylvester StalloneVulture spoke to Danza about filming in Singapore, his own days as a fighter, and what happens when things get emotional in the ring.
  35. awesome
    ‘Flintstones’ Musical May Throw Broadway a BonePlease, God, let them cast Suri Cruise as Pebbles.
  36. sadness
    ‘Boeing Boeing’ Closing in January, Like Everything Else on BroadwayBut it didn’t lose money!
  37. slow news day
    What’s the Deal With Jon Favreau and Ultimate Fighting?Has he finally been typecast as something besides Vince Vaughn’s drinking buddy?
  38. broadwaypocalypse
    It’s Not Alive! ‘Young Frankenstein’ to Close in January TooMel Brooks’s ‘Young Frankenstein’ will play its final performance on January 4.
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    Middle-School Musical ‘13’ to Be Dismissed in JanuaryIt will have played 11.67 times more regular performances than ‘American Buffalo.’
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    Broadway’s ‘Hair’ to Be Groff-LessApparently the Tony nominee was ‘not available.’
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    Hard Times Hit ‘Days of Our Lives’But the economy, not Stefano, is the villain here!
  42. awesome
    Laura Linney and Joan Didion Team Up for HBO MovieHBO finally does something exciting!
  43. casting
    Jan Levinson Moves From Scranton to ‘Chicago’Melora Hardin is making her Broadway debut as Roxie.
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    Grace Gummer and Kristjan Thor on ‘The Sexual Neuroses of Our Parents’ and the Fine Art of Onstage Groping’Literally, when he touches my ass, we decided that a couple days before the show,’ says Gummer.
  45. countdown
    Jack Bauer Sets a DateAfter almost two years, ‘24’ will return to television with a two-part, four-hour premiere airing January 11 and 12.
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    ‘Legend of the Seeker’ Star Craig Horner on Why Non-Nerds Will Like His Show, Too’It was originally going to be called ‘Wizard’s First Rule,’ but it’s not about wizards.’
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    Broadway to Welcome Morticia, Cousin Itt in 2010A musical based on Charles Addams’s ‘The Addams Family’ cartoons will premiere in Chicago in 2009, before a Broadway opening the following year.
  48. closings
    ‘Spring Awakening’ Closing in JanuaryCall it the bitch of living.
  49. public service
    Warning: ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ Commences Production on Seventh SeasonIf you encounter a bald man ranting in public, do not panic.
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    Killer News: Showtime Orders Two More Seasons of ‘Dexter’Dexter will kill people in a fourth and fifth season.
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