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Posted on 4 October 2018 | 8:59 am
Watch Doug Online: How to Stream Full
Heavy.comWatch Doug Online: How to Stream Full EpisodesHeavy.comAlice Playten played the role of Beebe Bluff, who eventually gets a middle school named after her in the Disney version of Doug. She also took on the role of Bonnie in three episodes of Frasier, and appeared on two episodes of As The World Turns in 2005.
Posted on 14 September 2018 | 5:52 pm
23 Performers Who Got Their Start as a
Playbill.com23 Performers Who Got Their Start as a Broadway KidPlaybill.comThanks to long-running hits like The Lion King, Matilda, and Les Misérables, Broadway has been home to many a child performer. Not many continue on with Broadway careers as adults, but that hasn't stopped this group from turning childhood success into ...
Posted on 27 July 2017 | 9:05 pm
Ribbons Down Their Backs: The Supporting
Ribbons Down Their Backs: The Supporting Ladies of HELLO, DOLLY!Broadway WorldHello, Dolly! is one of the most famous Broadway star vehicles, and no production has yet made that clearer than the one with Bette Midler's name floating high atop the marquee (along with the 'sold out' sign). But what about the supporting ladies that ...
Posted on 29 May 2017 | 12:02 pm
See The Voices Behind Your Favorite 'Doug'
Entertainment Weekly (blog)See The Voices Behind Your Favorite 'Doug' CharactersEntertainment Weekly (blog)Billy West first introduced viewers to Doug Funnie when Doug made its debut in August 1991. The prolific voice actor also took on the role of Doug's nemesis Roger Klotz, continuing to voice the Bluffington teens for the rest of the show's Nickelodeon run.
Posted on 11 August 2016 | 7:36 am
See the Cast of 'Legend' Then and Now
Director Ridley Scott dubbed over Bennent's voice in the film, using co-star Alice Playten for Gump's dialogue instead because Bennent's voice sounded "too German." Prior to his role in 'Legend,' Bennent had a constroversial role in 'The Tin Drum' at the ...
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 4:31 am
Actress Alice Playten dies
Diminutive actress Alice Playten, whose career spanned more than 50 years, parts including Baby Louise in Broadway’s original “Gypsy,” a Tony nomination for “Henry, Sweet Henry” and two Obie wins, died of heart failure complicated by both ...
Posted on 5 July 2011 | 11:45 am
Marriage, New York Style: Frank Rich and
A civil rights landmark, plus the latest production of 'The Normal Heart' and a tribute to the actress Alice Playten. Adam: Hi, Frank. When you came over to New York, we said we’d try a weekly dialogue of some sort. Right now you’re closing next week ...
Posted on 28 June 2011 | 9:39 am
Alice Playten, actress on Broadway
NEW YORK — Alice Playten, a versatile character actress and musical comedy voice whose piping wail earned her comparisons to a baby Ethel Merman, died Saturday in New York. She was 63 and lived in Manhattan. The cause was heart failure after a lifelong ...
Posted on 27 June 2011 | 6:56 pm
In Memoriam: Alice Playten
FRED PLOTKIN is one of America’s foremost experts on opera and has distinguished himself in many fields as a writer, speaker, consultant and as a compelling teacher. He is an expert on everything Italian, the person other so-called Italy experts turn to ...
Posted on 27 June 2011 | 3:18 pm