All stories by Ben Cost on BroadwayStars

Friday, November 5, 2021

Ariana Grande and Cynthia Erivo to star in ‘Wicked’ film version of Broadway hit by Ben Cost

"Pink goes good with green," Erivo, 34, wrote on her page along with a series of photos of her looking elated about her upcoming role. Meanwhile, Grande, 28, posted a screenshot of herself a…

SOURCE: The New York Post at 08:31AM
Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Disgraced comic Louis C.K. comes out of hiding, announces tour dates by Ben Cost

He will embark on a 24-city nationwide comedy tour, starting with gigs in New York City next week.

SOURCE: The New York Post at 03:23PM
Thursday, May 20, 2021

Chris Rock advises John Mulaney to hire his ex-wife’s divorce attorney by Ben Cost

"You should get this guy — he'll get you your money," said Rock, who infamously lost a huge chunk of his $70 million fortune during his own divorce battle. 

SOURCE: The New York Post at 09:57AM
Monday, April 12, 2021

Joseph Siravo, ‘Sopranos’ and ‘Jersey Boys’ actor, dead at 66 by Ben Cost

He also was a critically acclaimed veteran of the New York stage.

SOURCE: The New York Post at 08:33AM
Wednesday, January 22, 2020

‘The Karate Kid’ musical in the works for Broadway by Ben Cost

Wax on Broadway. After etching itself into the hearts of movie fans forever, “The Karate Kid” franchise is onto the next frontier — the big stage. That’s right, the original 1984 mov…

SOURCE: The New York Post at 03:06PM
Tuesday, December 3, 2019

This 11-year-old is the first black lead in NYC Ballet’s ‘The Nutcracker’ by Ben Cost

This tiny dancer is twirling her way into the history books. When Misty Copeland became the American Ballet Theater’s first black principal dancer four years ago, she shattered racial barr…

SOURCE: The New York Post at 12:56PM