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Have You Seen This? Jeff Daniels talks about being a hockey dad

THE CAR RIDE HOME FROM THE GAME — We all know Jeff Daniels as Harry from "Dumb and Dumber" who endeared us all with his Mutt Cuts van, and his excruciatingly long experience in the bathroom after consuming a laxative-laced cup of joe. But did you know that he's just a regular hockey dad?
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Jeff Daniels kicks off unplugged summer concert series at Purple Rose

Acclaimed actor Jeff Daniels is going "unplugged" for a series of concerts this summer at his Purple Rose Theatre Company in Chelsea. The "Jeff Daniels Onstage & Unplugged Summer Series" will include three performances — one at 7:30 p.m. June 26, another at 7:30 p.m. July 3 and a third at 7:30 p.m. July 10. Tickets are $85 and went on sale at 1 p.m. June 14. And they won't last long, said Purple Rose on its Instagram page.
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Amazon Freevee Picks Up ‘American Rust’ Starring Jeff Daniels for Season 2 After Showtime Cancellation

Click here to read the full article. Amazon Freevee is bringing back “American Rust” for Season 2 following the show’s cancellation at Showtime. “American Rust,” based on the Philipp Meyer novel of the same name, stars Jeff Daniels and Maura Tierney. The show aired one season on Showtime in late 2021 before it was canceled in January 2022. “’American Rust’ is exactly the type of gritty and engaging storytelling Amazon Freevee audiences love, and we could not be more excited to bring this prestige series to our customers, free of charge,” said Lauren Anderson and Ryan Pirozzi, co-heads of content and programming...

Purple Rose Theatre Company’s 2022-2023 Season opens with world-premiere comedy by Jeff Daniels

CHELSEA — The Purple Rose Theatre Company (PRTC) has selected a thrilling lineup of plays for its 32nd season, featuring three world premieres and a Michigan premiere play. PRTC Founder and Artistic Director, Jeff Daniels, kicks off the season with his twentieth world premiere play for The Purple Rose, “Pickleball”. Midwest playwright Eric Pfeffinger’s play, “Human Error”, makes its Michigan premiere in Winter 2023. Quinn D. Eli, originally from the Bronx, NYC and now resides in Pennsylvania, brings his world premiere play, “In Common”, to the PRTC stage next Spring. Veteran Chicagoan actor and playwright Paul Stroili’s play “A Jukebox for the Algonquin” (a world premiere play) rounds out the 2022-2023 season.

American Rust Saved — Season 2 of Cancelled Jeff Daniels/Maura Tierney Drama Finds New Home on Freevee

Click here to read the full article. Almost five months after being cancelled at Showtime, American Rust has found a new home — on Amazon’s Freevee (fka IMDb TV). Starring Jeff Daniels and Maura Tierney and adapted by Dan Futterman and Adam Rapp from Philipp Meyer’s novel of the same name, Season 1 of American Rust aired last fall and explored the tattered American Dream in a Rust Belt town in southwest Pennsylvania through the eyes of police chief Del Harris (played by Daniels). Harris became compromised when the son of the woman he loves, Grace Poe (Tierney), was accused of murder,...