Thursday, November 12, 2020

Ryan Murphy to Produce Matthew Lopez's The Legend of Georgia McBride for Netflix by Caitlin Moynihan

Acclaimed producer/director Ryan Murphy is on a quest to bring theater adaptations to the small screen. After the recent The Boys in the Band and the highly-anticipated movie adaptation of…

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Ryan Murphy's A CHORUS LINE Limited Series is in the Works

In an interview with Deadline, Ryan Murphy spoke about the upcoming Netflix film adaptation of 'The Prom,' producing 'The Boys in the Band,' and his upcoming limited series based around 'A …

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Tuesday, November 10, 2020

VIDEO: Zachary Quinto Gets a Surprise Message from THE BOYS IN THE BAND Costar Matt Bomer

Zachary Quinto introduces his dogs, gets a surprise message from a mystery friend and makes some shocking quarantine confessions.

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Friday, October 30, 2020

Tony-Winner Joe Mantello Stops By Industry Podcast THE BREAKDOWN

The Breakdown with Robbie, a popular theater industry podcast, releases it's 20th episode on Monday, November 2nd with two time Tony Award- winner and member of the Theater Hall of Fame, Joe…

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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

VIDEO: Zachary Quinto Talks About the Broadway Shutdown on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

The actor reflects on the cultural impact of theater closures and talks about his performance in Netflix's “The Boys in the Band.”

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Tuesday, October 13, 2020

From Stage to Screen with Joe Mantello and The Boys in the Band by Ruthie Fierberg

Hear from the all-star cast and Tony-winning director on how they honored Mart Crowley's groundbreaking work with an indelible film adaptation.

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Sunday, October 11, 2020

The Boys in the Band Netflix review: “vivid and scorching” by Jayne Blanchard

Mart Crowley’s 1968 Off Broadway play The Boys in the Band was provocative and trailblazing in its knives-out portrayal of a group of gay friends celebrating a birthday in the West Village…

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Friday, October 9, 2020

Bending the arc of theatrical liberation by Kerry Reid

Thinking about The Boys in the Band, Broadway, and Chicago Last weekend, I watched Ryan Murphy’s Netflix production of The Boys in the Band, adapted from Mart …

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Joe Mantello on The Boys in the Band, Wicked & More on Show People by Lindsey Sullivan

Show People’s season premiere, available now on, features's Paul Wontorek chatting with award-winning actor and director Joe Mantello. Mantello wowed audiences…

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Jim Parsons describes his experience with COVID-19, talks about his newest Netflix projects, The Boys in the Band and Hollywood, and reveals why the Emmy Awards felt like a Zoom meeting this…

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Thursday, October 8, 2020

We're All Gay Now: The Boys in the Band on Netflix

The taboo-shattering gay drama gets a new production on the world's biggest stage.

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VIDEO: Matt Bomer Talks Epic Karaoke Nights With the BOYS IN THE BAND Cast

Matt Bomer shares how his adoration for The Beastie Boys is like eating popcorn, lays out the plot for his film The Boys in the Band and talks about the epic karaoke nights he had with the c…

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Wednesday, October 7, 2020

The Boys in the Band — a landmark in gay history revisited

Mart Crowley’s groundbreaking 1968 play comes to Netflix with Jim Parsons and Zachary Quinto

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Tuesday, October 6, 2020


Jim Parsons will appear on 'Late Night With Seth Meyers' this Thursday, October 8th, to promote the film adaptation of 'The Boys in the Band.' 

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The Boys in the Band: once banned in Australia, this pre-gay liberation story is now a fond, funny Netflix remake

The Boys in the Band, a remake of a 1970 film based on a 1968 play, has arrived on Netflix with little fanfare. The film tells the story of Michael, a Hermés scarf-loving, Manhattan-dwelli…

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The Boys Are Back… On Screen by Frank Dilella For Broadway Direct

Mart Crowley’s seminal play The Boys in the Band — about a bunch of gay friends living in New York City in the late 60s — is set to return to the screen courtesy of entertainment powe…

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Monday, October 5, 2020

VIDEO: Watch a BOYS IN THE BAND Conversation With Charlie Carver & Playwright Mart Crowley

Charlie Carver and the late playwright, Mart Crowley, discuss the history of gay Hollywood, the significance of The Boys in the Band, how far we've come as a community, and how far we still …

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REVIEW: The Boys In The Band, Netflix ✭✭✭✭✭ by Paul T Davies

By Paul T Davies Paul T Davies reviews the filmed adaptation of Mart Crowley's The Boys In The Band now streaming on Netflix This post REVIEW: The Boys In The Band, Netflix ✭✭✭✭✭ f…

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Sunday, October 4, 2020

This Week on Broadway for October 4, 2020: Netflix film The Boys in the Band and Political Plays and Musicals by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, Michael Portantiere, and Jan Simpson talk about the Netflix adaptation of The Boys in the Band. Michael talks about three things to look for at Broadway Records…

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Friday, October 2, 2020

VIDEO: Andrew Rannells Talks About the Broadway Shutdown, THE BOYS IN THE BAND

The multi-talented actor talks about the film adaptation of the acclaimed stage play.

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Thursday, October 1, 2020

VIDEO: Zachary Quinto, Robin de Jesús & Charlie Carver Talk THE BOYS IN THE BAND on TAMRON HALL

On todaya??s show, actors Zachary Quinto, Robin de Jesús and Charlie Carver joined Tamron to discuss the upcoming Netflix adaptation of a?oeThe Boys In The Band.a??

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VIDEO: See The Cast of THE BOYS IN THE BAND in a Featurette About Playwright Matt Crowley

The recent Broadway and Netflix cast of 'The Boys in the Band' comes together to discuss the legacy of the play, and the legacy of playwright Matt Crowley.

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Hear from The Boys in the Band Creator Mart Crowley & the Film's Starry Cast in New Featurette by Lindsey Sullivan

Netflix's The Boys in the Band premiered on September 30.  And there's a bonus featurette you won't want to miss! As previously announced, The Boys in the Band: Something Personal features …

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Watch Mart Crowley Reminisce About The Boys in the Band’s Journey From Off-Broadway to Netflix by Dan Meyer

A new featurette takes fans behind the scenes of the groundbreaking play.

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5 Shows to Check Out This Weekend, Plus Find Out What Else Is Streaming Soon

Julianne Moore stars in The Glorias, and the Broadway cast of The Boys in the Band come to Netflix.

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Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Hear from The Boys in the Band Creator Mart Crowley & the Film's Starry Cast in This New Featurette by Lindsey Sullivan

Netflix's The Boys in the Band premiered on September 30. Whether you haven't watched it just yet or have already set up a remote virtual watch party with friends, there's a bonus featurette…

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The Boys in the Band on Netflix: Disappointing Film Version of an Outdated Gay Play by New York Theater

I found Netflix’s new film version of this landmark 1968 gay play nearly unwatchable, even though it features the same starry nine-member cast (Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto, Matt Bomer et a…

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'The Boys In The Band': Raging Gracefully by Glen Weldon

Netflix's adaptation of Mart Crowley's 1968 play about a gay birthday party that goes off the rails features hard liquor, sharp tongues and broad types.

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Jim Parsons, Matt Bomer, Zachary Quinto, and More Discuss Netflix's The Boys in the Band

Joe Mantello directs the new film adaptation of Mart Crowley's classic play.

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