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Broderick tapped for CBS comedy pilot

HOLLYWOOD, March 30 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Matthew Broderick will star in a CBS pilot for a comedy written by "Scrubs" and "Spin City" producer Tad Quill, The Hollywood Reporter said.

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Danner finds 'Nice Work' on Broadway

Danner finds 'Nice Work' on Broadway

NEW YORK, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- Actress Blythe Danner is joining the cast of the Broadway musical comedy "Nice Work if You Can Get It," producers announced Thursday.

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Illness forces George Wendt out of play

CHICAGO, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- George Wendt, the veteran actor who played Norm on "Cheers," is expected to recover completely after being hospitalized with chest pains, a spokesman says.
Broderick to appear on 'Modern Family'

Broderick to appear on 'Modern Family'

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Actor Matthew Broderick is to make a guest appearance on the upcoming season of the U.S. sitcom "Modern Family," ABC announced Friday.
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Short, Hanks, Streep honor Ephron at memorial

Short, Hanks, Streep honor Ephron at memorial

NEW YORK, July 9 (UPI) -- Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson and Martin Short paid tribute to the late writer-director Nora Ephron at a memorial in New York's Alice Tulley Hall Monday.
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Bergeron to host PBS' July 4 special

Bergeron to host PBS' July 4 special

WASHINGTON, July 2 (UPI) -- "Dancing with the Stars" host Tom Bergeron is to emcee "A Capitol Fourth," a holiday music program in Washington, PBS announced.
Parker hosts Obama fundraiser in N.Y.

Parker hosts Obama fundraiser in N.Y.

NEW YORK, June 15 (UPI) -- Former "Sex and the City" star Sarah Jessica held a fundraiser in New York for the re-election campaign of U.S. President Barack Obama.
Obama: GOP attack 'elegant' but 'wrong'

Obama: GOP attack 'elegant' but 'wrong'

NEW YORK, June 14 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama Thursday said Republicans' line of attack that the economy "is the fault of the guy in the White House" is "elegant" but wrong.
'Guvnors,' 'Once' earn Drama League nods

'Guvnors,' 'Once' earn Drama League nods

NEW YORK, April 24 (UPI) -- "Clybourne Park," "The Columnist," "The Lyons" and "One Man, Two Guvnors" are among the nominees for New York's Drama League Award for Best Play.
'Nice Work' up for 9 Outer Critics Awards

'Nice Work' up for 9 Outer Critics Awards

NEW YORK, April 23 (UPI) -- The Broadway musical "Nice Work If You Can Get It," starring Matthew Broderick, is up for a leading nine Outer Critics Circle Awards, organizers said Monday.

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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, March 21, 2012.
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'Ferris' clip is a Super Bowl ad for Honda

'Ferris' clip is a Super Bowl ad for Honda

NEW YORK, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- A 10-second clip of Hollywood actor Matthew Broderick channeling his iconic film character Ferris Bueller has gotten more than 1.5 million hits on YouTube.
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.
Ferrell honored with Mark Twain Prize

Ferrell honored with Mark Twain Prize

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Actor and comedian Will Ferrell was honored at the Kennedy Center in Washington with the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.

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'Ferris Bueller' to be shown at Wrigley

CHICAGO, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- The Chicago Cubs, who are out of playoff contention, announced they will follow up their season with a Wrigley Field screening of "Ferris Bueller's Day Off."

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Tony Bennett to make Met debut

Tony Bennett to make Met debut

NEW YORK, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- Singer Tony Bennett is set to perform at New York's Metropolitan Opera House for the first time, his record label said Tuesday.
O'Hara to star in 'Nice Work' on B'way

O'Hara to star in 'Nice Work' on B'way

NEW YORK, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Kelli O'Hara has been cast opposite Matthew Broderick in the new Broadway musical "Nice Work if You Can Get It," the show's producers said.
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