Updated 11:16 am PST, Friday, February 8, 2019 FILE - In this March 8, 2015, file photo, director Stephen Daldry attends the Broadway opening night of "The Audience" at The Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre in New York. Universal Pictures said Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, that the long-awaited movie version of the hit musical “Wicked" will land in theaters on Dec. 22, 2021. It had originally been on the schedule for this December. Stephen Daldry is still set to direct the film, with Marc Platt producing. The musical is a reimagining of “The Wizard of Oz” told from the perspective of the witches.(Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP, File) less FILE - In this March 8, 2015, file photo, director Stephen Daldry attends the Broadway opening night of "The Audience" at The Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre in New York. Universal Pictures said Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, ... more Photo: Greg Allen, Greg Allen/Invision/AP … [Read more...] about ‘Wicked’ movie musical to fly into theaters Christmas 2021
By Sahir Palijo Published: February 2, 2019 0 SHARES Share Tweet Email John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum hits theatres on May 17, 2019. Si vis pacem, para bellum (If you want peace, prepare for war). The trailer for John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum finally dropped and it has us on the edge of our seats already. Keanu Reeves’ deadly assassin, who once killed three men in a bar with a pencil, was last seen in 2017’s John Wick: Chapter 2. John Wick aka Baba Yaga was forced to go on a run after he was declared ‘excommunicado’. He had assassinated Santino D’Antonio on the grounds of the Continental Hotel, which caters to the criminal underworld exclusively and does not permit any business being conducted on its premises. The trailer picks up right where Chapter 2 left off. John is given an hour head start before the $14 million global contract on him is activated. He can be seen asking for help and safe passage from a member of … [Read more...] about John Wick: Chapter 3 is completely bonkers and we love it!
By Jim Harrington | [email protected] | Bay Area News GroupPUBLISHED: January 28, 2019 at 6:52 pm | UPDATED: January 28, 2019 at 11:33 pm Broadway San Jose has put together one “Wicked” cool lineup for the company’s 2019-20 season. And, as you might have guessed by the pun in the previous sentence, the season opens with the return of the ever-popular “Wicked,” which runs Aug. 14 to Sept. 8. Next up is “Jesus Christ Superstar,” back in the Bay Area Oct. 22-27. And how about this? The return of the legendary “Miss Saigon” from Nov. 12-17. For something more recent, Broadway San Jose turns to the acclaimed musical “Waitress,” from Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles, which will be staged Dec. 17-22. From there, theater buffs get a chance to see a new production of the legendary “Les Miserables,” running April 21-26. Last on the books is the Tony-winning, 9/11-themed musical “Come From … [Read more...] about Broadway San Jose announces ‘epic’ new season, with ‘Wicked,’ ‘Les Miz,’ more
A couple who subjected a baby boy to 'wicked cruelty' have both been sentenced to eight years' imprisonment. Adam Jendrzeczack, 32, and his partner Aleksandra Kopinska, 22, lied to doctors about how the baby suffered his terrible injuries The pair, both from Hove, were convicted of causing or allowing a child to suffer serious physical harm after a trial. Kopinska, of Sackville Road in Hove, was convicted of a separate charge of child cruelty. Jendrzeczack, also of Sackville Road in Hove, pleaded guilty to a charge of child cruelty.In a statement to the media, Sussex Police said the case, investigated by detectives from the Brighton Safeguarding Investigations Unit, first came to police notice after the boy was taken to the Royal Alexander Children’s Hospital in Brighton with a broken left arm. Hospital staff completed a skeletal X-ray and identified 27 further fractures to the child’s body; these included multiple rib fractures, knee fractures and ankle fractures. MORE … [Read more...] about Sussex couple gave baby 28 fractured bones in case of ‘wicked cruelty’
PRINCESS Diana and her stepmother Raine Spencer endured a turbulent relationship, however, they also reportedly bonded in the years just before her death. Now with a Channel 4 documentary examining the relations between the two women has been slammed by their family for labelling her a 'wicked' stepmum - here's all you need to know. What time is Princess Diana's Wicked Stepmother on TV? The documentary is on TV tonight (January 12). It will be broadcast on Channel 4 at 7pm, going head-to-head with Michael McIntyre's Big Show on BBC One and Catchphrase on ITV. Who was Princess Diana's stepmother Raine Spencer? Raine was born on September 9, 1929 and was the daughter of romantic novelist and socialite Dame Barbara Cartland. Her mum held the longest entry in Who's Who, due to every one of her 723 books being included. Her father was Alexander McCorquodale, an Army officer who was also the heir to a printing fortune but her parents divorced and her mother married his cousin Hugh … [Read more...] about Who was Princess Diana’s ‘wicked stepmother’? Raine Spencer forged a career in politics and married three times