Banderas, Blanchett to be Tonys presenters

Banderas, Blanchett to be Tonys presenters

NEW YORK, June 1 (UPI) -- Antonio Banderas, Justin Bartha, Cate Blanchett, Michael Douglas and Kelsey Grammer are confirmed to attend the Tony Awards show in New York, organizers said.
Schreiber, Johansson in B'way's 'Bridge'

Schreiber, Johansson in B'way's 'Bridge'

NEW YORK, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Liev Schreiber and Scarlett Johansson have signed on to star in a new Broadway production of Arthur Miller's "A View from the Bridge," producers said.
Izzard, Dennehy sign up for 'Day' jobs

Izzard, Dennehy sign up for 'Day' jobs

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- British comedian and actor Eddie Izzard has joined the cast of director Richard Levine's big-screen drama "Every Day," Variety.com reported.
Gugino signs up for 'Every Day' role

Gugino signs up for 'Every Day' role

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 13 (UPI) -- Carla Gugino has signed on to co-star with Liev Schreiber and Helen Hunt in "Every Day," a big-screen drama slated to start filming this month in New York.
Naomi Watts pregnant with baby No. 2

Naomi Watts pregnant with baby No. 2

LOS ANGELES, July 2 (UPI) -- British-born actress Naomi Watts reportedly is pregnant with her second child by her boyfriend, actor Liev Schreiber.
Reynolds, will.i.am join 'Wolverine' cast

Reynolds, will.i.am join 'Wolverine' cast

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Canadian-born film star Ryan Reynolds and U.S. recording artist will.i.am have joined the cast of the new superhero flick "X-Men Origins: Wolverine."

Schreiber in talks to join 'Wolverine'

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor Liev Schreiber is in final talks to play a young version of William Stryker in the upcoming movie, "X-Men Origins: Wolverine."

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Oct. 4, 2007.
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Schreiber lashes out at paparazzi

MALIBU, Calif., Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Stage and film actor Liev Schreiber lost his temper with photographers who wouldn’t back off as he carried his infant son into a Malibu, Calif., restaurant.

Watts, Schreiber welcome son

LOS ANGELES, July 27 (UPI) -- "Painted Veil" co-stars Naomi Watts and Liev Schreiber, together since 2005, welcomed their first child, a boy born in a Los Angeles hospital. Alexander Pete Schreiber weighted 8 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 22 1/2 inches long when he was born Wednesda

Heavy, light legal turns earn Tony noms

NEW YORK, May 15 (UPI) -- Portrayals of serious and seriously funny lawyers were among the Tony Award performance nominees announced Tuesday in New York.

Star cast for Broadway's 'Talk Radio'

NEW YORK, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- Actress Stephanie March ("Law & Order: Special Victims Unit") and actor and playwright Eric Jensen are set to join the cast of "Talk Radio" on Broadway.

Hermann of 'SVU' joins Broadway cast

NEW YORK, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Peter Hermann, lawyer Trevor Langan on NBC's "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," is set to star in a New York run of Eric Bogosian's "Talk Radio."

Jennifer Aniston on Broadway

NEW YORK, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Jennifer Aniston is set to make her Broadway debut in "The 6th Annual 24 Hour Plays on Broadway."

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Phillippe to play Two-Face in 'Knight'

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 17 (UPI) -- Actor Ryan Phillippe will play the villain Two-Face in the upcoming Hollywood production of the "Batman Begins" sequel, "The Dark Knight."

Teen queen Stiles plays mom in 'Omen'

NEW YORK, June 4 (UPI) -- Former teen star Julia Stiles says having no kids of her own helped her play the frightened mother of a demon child in the new horror film, "The Omen."

New 'Omen' to hit theaters on 6/6/6

NEW YORK, June 3 (UPI) -- Director John Moore says he worked hard to ensure his remake of the supernatural thriller "The Omen" would be ready for its intended release date of 6/6/6.

'The Omen 666' to get a 666 release date

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Fox has chosen June 6, 2006 -- or 666 -- as the date to roll out its horror flick remake, "Omen 666," it was reported Sunday.

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Today is Tuesday, Oct. 4, the 277th day of 2005 with 88 to follow.
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Elijah Wood swamped by job offers

LOS ANGELES, March 19 (UPI) -- "Lord of the Rings" Hobbit Elijah Wood is being swamped with acting offers now that his work on the Oscar-winning trilogy has finished.

Shenkman to co-star in 'Sight Unseen'

NEW YORK, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- "Angels in America" star Ben Shenkman will join the cast of the Manhattan Theatre Club's production of "Sight Unseen," Playbill On-Line reported Wednesday.

Sarandon, Rudd to star in LaBute benefit

NEW YORK, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Susan Sarandon and Paul Rudd will appear in a benefit performance of five new one-act Neil LaBute plays in New York next month, event organizers say.

MCC Theater plans evening of LaBute plays

NEW YORK, Jan. 11 (UPI) -- Off-Broadway's MCC Theater company is planning a benefit featuring five new one-act plays by Neil LaBute in New York City.

'Manchurian Candidate' remake on

LOS ANGELES, June 27 (UPI) -- Liev Schreiber will join Denzel Washington and Meryl Streep in the Jonathan Demme-directed remake of "The Manchurian Candidate" at Paramount Pictures.
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