Penny Marshall Archives

Big Star Elizabeth Perkins Recalls “Moody” Robert De Niro Audition
There's no debating how much the Penny Marshall classic Big (1988) helped launch Tom Hanks into superstardom as the literal man-child Josh Baskin Anchored by the character's natural curiosity and youthful exuberance, the film follows a youth who wishes upon a mysterious fortune-telling machine Zoltar to grow up after finding out the shortcomings of his[...]
Penny Marshall Was in A League of Her Own
Penny Marshall had a long career in Hollywood acting and later, directing films, but the experience with studios left her jaded in her final years. Penny MarshallPhoto by Everett Collection / Shutterstock.com The Laverne and Shirley star worked on a documentary on NBA Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman before her passing on December 17th, 2018 With over[...]