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Lashana Lynch to Join Netflix’s ‘Matilda’ Movie Musical

Lashana Lynch is getting musical — with the British star set to join the cast of Netflix’s upcoming adaptation of “Matilda.”The musical movie is based on Roald Dahl’s 1988 children’s classic about a 5-year-old named Matilda, whose precocious nature and gift for telekinesis help her overcome bullying from her parents, classmates and even the school’s […]

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Netflix Will Adapt ‘Matilda’ Musical, Wants Ralph Fiennes For Miss Trunchbull

Back in 2018, Netflix had a plan to develop an animated series based on the books of beloved children’s author Roald Dahl. Included in the deal were such classics as “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” and “Matilda,” both of whom have seen their fair share of movie adaptations in the past. Two years later, it […]

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Greta Bellamacina, Rileigh McDonald to Star in Jaclyn Bethany’s ‘Thomasina’ (Exclusive)

Greta Bellamacina will star in “Thomasina,” an upcoming horror movie from Jaclyn Bethany. Rileigh McDonald (“The Sinner”) has also signed on for the movie, which is set in the underbelly of L.A.Director and actress Bellamacina has been in the news at Cannes after being refused entry to the Marche with her baby son, then being […]

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‘I Am a Seagull’ Highlights Starry, but Little-Known Annual Production of Chekhov Plays

There’s an immersive production of a Chekhov play that happens every year with a cast that’s included a Tony winner, a Pulitzer winner and familiar faces from TV. But you’ve probably never heard of it.That’s because the Lake Lucille Chekhov Project, launched in Rockland County, N.Y., in 2003, plays just one public performance annually, to […]

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