marc platt

doctor who

"Doctor Who: The Collection" Season 26: Ace Returns! [TRAILER]

Contributors include Peter Davison and Colin Baker. Making ‘The Curse of Fenric’- a brand new documentary featuring Sylvester McCoy, Sophie Aldred, Tomek Bork, Nicholas Parsons, Cory Pulman, Marek Anton, Ian Briggs, Andrew Cartmel, Mark Ayres and Ian Collins featuring unseen behind-the-scenes footage and photographs. In Conversation- Matthew Sweet chats to companion Sophie Aldred. The Writers’[...]

Singer Sara Bareilles Converts to NBC's Live 'Jesus Christ Superstar'

Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert! continues NBC’s most recent run of live musical specials, which has also included The Sound of Music Live, Peter Pan Live! and The Wiz Live!.[caption id="attachment_762886" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sara Bare Credit: NBC[/caption] From executive producers Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, Marc Platt, Craig Zadan and Neil Meron comes NBC’s next[...]

john legend

John Legend to Play Jesus in NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live

Whether or not it was the Power of Christ that compelled them to do it, NBC is elevating Grammy Award-winning musician John Legend (La La Land, Underground) to "Son of God" status as Jesus Christ in the network's upcoming live musical remake of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar Live[...]

'A Christmas Story Live!': Matthew Broderick To Narrate Fox's Live Musical

Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (Dear Evan Hansen, La La Land) wrote the tunes for the original Broadway run and will compose several new songs for the TV telecast. Executive producer Marc Platt and much of the team behind Fox’s successful Grease Live! production will be returning for this go-around.Having won two Tonys and with Broadway[...]

Sega's Shinobi To Become a Feature Film

With each passing day, the stigma of video game adaptations appears to be evaporating -- and that's before the upcoming major films based on games have been released.Variety reports Bridge of Spies producer Marc Platt has joined with with Stories International to option Sega's Shinobi for a feature film According to Stories International president Tomoya Suzuki,[...]