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'Downton Abbey,' 'Girls,' 'Mad Men' earn Emmy nods

'Downton Abbey,' 'Girls,' 'Mad Men' earn Emmy nods

LOS ANGELES, July 19 (UPI) -- "Boardwalk Empire," "Breaking Bad," "Downton Abbey," "Game of Thrones," "Homeland" and "Mad Men" were nominated for the Best Drama Emmy in Los Angeles Thursday.
Nathan Lane lands 'Good Wife' role

Nathan Lane lands 'Good Wife' role

LOS ANGELES, June 28 (UPI) -- Emmy- and Tony award-winning actor Nathan Lane is to appear in a recurring role in Season 4 of the U.S. legal drama "The Good Wife," CBS announced.
'Community' leads with 6 Critics' Choice nods

'Community' leads with 6 Critics' Choice nods

LOS ANGELES, June 5 (UPI) -- The junior college-set sitcom "Community" earned a leading six Critics' Choice Award nominations in Los Angeles Tuesday.

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Celebrities fill White House

Celebrities fill White House

WASHINGTON, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- The White House was full of celebrities Sunday evening when U.S. President Barack Obama played host to this year's five Kennedy Center honorees.
CBS orders full seasons of 'Wife,' 'NCIS'

CBS orders full seasons of 'Wife,' 'NCIS'

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- CBS says it has given full-season orders to its new television dramas, "NCIS: Los Angeles" and "The Good Wife."
Stars line up for 'A Little Night Music'

Stars line up for 'A Little Night Music'

NEW YORK, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Natasha Richardson, Christine Baranski and Vanessa Redgrave have signed on to perform at a benefit concert reading of "A Little Night Music" in New York.
Stars to attend U.K. 'Mamma Mia!' premiere

Stars to attend U.K. 'Mamma Mia!' premiere

LONDON, June 26 (UPI) -- Universal Pictures said Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan and Colin Firth are to appear at the upcoming London premiere of their movie musical "Mamma Mia!"

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'Mamma Mia!' trailer to debut on ABC

'Mamma Mia!' trailer to debut on ABC

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., March 17 (UPI) -- The first full trailer for Hollywood's movie musical "Mamma Mia!" is to debut during ABC's "Dancing with the Stars," Universal Pictures has announced.

Mama Mia hits mi-mi-milestone

NEW YORK, July 5 (UPI) -- The feel-good ABBA musical, "Mamma Mia!," Thursday became the 19th longest-running production in Broadway history, Playbill.com has reported.

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'Regrets Only' begins New York previews

NEW YORK, Oct. 19 (UPI) -- New York's Manhattan Theatre Club began previews Thursday of "Regrets Only," Paul Rudnick's new play starring Christine Baranski.

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Christine Jane Baranski (born May 2, 1952) is an American stage and screen actress.

Baranski was born in Buffalo, New York, the daughter of Virginia (née Mazurowski) and Lucien Baranski, who edited a Polish-language newspaper. She is of Polish descent and her grandparents were actors in the Polish theater. Baranski attended Villa Maria Academy, after which she studied at Juilliard. She has been married to actor Matthew Cowles since 1983. They have two daughters.

Baranski made her Off-Broadway debut in Coming Attractions at Playwrights Horizons in 1980, and has appeared in several Off Broadway productions at the Manhattan Theatre Club, starting with Sally and Marsha in 1982.

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