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Bebe Neuwirth teases 'Julia' Season 2, reveals favorite part of the show

Bebe Neuwirth was one of the funniest parts of HBOMax's "Julia," an eight-episode series based on the life of Julia Child and her efforts to bring her landmark cooking show "The French Chef" to the screen. Neuwirth, a long-time actor and Broadway legend, portrays Avis DeVoto, Julia's best friend and...
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2022 Emmys: Will ‘Julia’ bring past winners David Hyde Pierce and Bebe Neuwirth back to the Emmys?

Among the most familiar faces at the Emmys in the 1990s were David Hyde Pierce and Bebe Neuwirth, honored for their iconic turns on Frasier and Cheers, respectively. For his portrayal of Niles Crane, brother to Kelsey Grammer’s Frasier Crane, Pierce was a dominant force in the category of Comedy Supporting Actor, scoring 11 nominations – a category record – from 1994 to 2004, along the way picking up four trophies. His run tied John Larroquette’s quartet of victories from Night Court in the 1980s, with both just one trophy short of Don Knotts’ (The Andy Griffith Show) all-time category record of five.
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‘Julia’ Co-Stars David Hyde Pierce and Bebe Neuwirth on ‘The French Chef,’ Friendship and That ‘Frasier’ Revival

In the HBO Max series “Julia,” celebrity chef Julia Child (Sarah Lancashire) has many allies in her quest to bring French cooking to public television. Chief among them are her loving husband Paul (David Hyde Pierce) and her sharp-tongued best friend Avis DeVoto (Bebe Neuwirth). But while the two are deeply loyal towards Julia, any interaction they have with one another is prone to end in argument; in their very first scene, when Avis catches Paul in a white lie about watching Julia’s show earlier that day, Neuwirth delivers her line “She didn’t tell the fucking sole meunière story, Paul” with positively acidic contempt.

Conversation with Lin-Manuel Miranda, Bebe Neuwirth and Laura Benanti ‘All About Eve’

FREE ADMISSION with online ticket Sunday March 6 at noon (Doors Open 11 a.m.) – Fasten your seatbelts! MOVIES AT THE UNITED PALACE returns in grand fashion with the Oscar-winning 1950 classic, All About Eve. Selected for MOVIES AT THE UNITED PALACE by over 2,000 online voters, All About Eve received a record fourteen Academy Award nominations and won six, including Best Picture. It is the only film in Oscar history to receive four female acting nominations (Davis and Baxter for Best Actress, with Celeste Holm and Thelma Ritter for Best Supporting Actress). Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, the film also stars George Sanders, Gary Merrill and screen legend Marilyn Monroe in her first significant film role!

Caissie Levy, Bebe Neuwirth, Ashley Blanchet, More Cast in THE BEDWETTER

Tony winner Bebe Neuwirth, Broadway alums Ashley Blanchet and Caissie Levy, and more have been cast in the upcoming world premiere of The Bedwetter. The musical begins previews April 30 at Atlantic Theater Company’s Linda Gross Theater ahead of a May 23 opening night. Rounding out the star-studded cast...

Bebe Neuwirth recalls getting arrested for smoking pot at 13

Bebe Neuwirth got caught with some “Funny Honey“ when she was barely a teen. The Broadway star – who won a Tony Award for her portrayal of Velma Kelly in the 1996 revival of “Chicago” – recalled what it was like getting arrested for smoking pot when she was just 13 in a new interview with Page Six.

Bebe Neuwirth Pays Tribute To The Late Ann Reinking During Special Celebration For Charity Event

NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- POSITIVE EXPOSURE, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that promotes a more equitable and inclusive world through award-winning photography, films, lectures and educational programs, will present Steven Perlman, DDS, MScD, DHL, with the Spirit of Change Award and Xian Horn with the Rising Leader Award during their virtual 2021 Change How You See Celebration on September 22 nd at 7:00 PM ET. Highlights of the evening will also include a very special tribute by Bebe Neuwirth to the late Ann Reinking, a longtime champion of disability advocacy and POSITIVE EXPOSURE.