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‘Lost Ollie’ Trailer: Jonathan Groff, Mary J. Blige & More Star In Netflix’s Animated Lost Toy Mini-Series

For Hyperion Pictures, one of their three most successful movies is “The Brave Little Toaster,” For Pixar, “Toy Story 3” is ranked as the second most successful. While they’re both successful animated children’s movies, the most prominent similarity between the franchises is that they are both rooted in loyalty, friendship, perseverance, and courage. Now in the same vein, Netflix is releasing their own ‘brave little toaster,’ Ollie, a hand-made toy looking for his boy best friend.

Spring Awakening Cast Reunites for Tony Awards Performance: Lea Michele, Jonathan Groff and More — Watch

Click here to read the full article. Sixteen years after Lea Michele, Jonathan Groff and more budding Broadway stars first heard the word of their bodies, the original cast of Spring Awakening reunited on stage at the 2022 Tony Awards. Michele presented the performance alongside Zach Braff, who originally introduced Spring Awakening at the 2007 Tonys. Michele then joined her fellow cast members — included Skylar Astin, Krysta Rodriguez and John Gallagher Jr. — for a performance of “Touch Me.” This cast previously reunited in 2021 for a 15-year anniversary concert, which was chronicled in the 2022 HBO documentary Spring Awakening: Those...

Spring Awakening Documentary Director Michael John Warren Talks Universal Themes, Jonathan Groff, and More (EXCLUSIVE)

Spring Awakening fans are eagerly awaiting the release of Spring Awakening: Those You've Known, HBO's new documentary that captured the recent Broadway reunion concert and took audiences behind the scenes. Not only will viewers get to see the original cast take the stage together for the first time in 15 years, but they'll also follow the cast leading up to the reunion.

7 Things We Learned About Lea Michele and Jonathan Groff in "Those You've Known"

On May 3, HBO aired "Those You've Known," a documentary about the original Broadway run of the musical "Spring Awakening" and the actors' reunion concert in the fall of 2021 to raise money for The Actor's Fund. The doc blends together footage from the original Broadway run, which began in 2006, with the performances at the concert. "Spring Awakening" is a coming-of-age rock musical that is set in Germany in the 1890s. In the doc, creator Steven Sater and composer Duncan Sheik talk about how the issues of the original play — which was published in 1891 — still spoke to young adults in the early 2000s. The show deals with sexual awakenings, abuse, homosexuality, abortion, and suicide, and how adult indifference causes suffering for teens.

How to Watch Lea Michele & Jonathan Groff in ‘Spring Awakening: Those You’ve Known’ for Free

Click here to read the full article. All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Lea Michele, Jonathan Groff and the rest of the cast from the Tony-winning Broadway run of Spring Awakening reunite for a special one-night only concert chronicled in a new documentary premiering on HBO and HBO Max on Tuesday (May 3). Directed by Michael John Warren, Spring Awakening: Those You’ve Known pulls back the curtain and showcases the original cast and creative...

The Best Shows and Movies to Watch This Week: Jonathan Groff and Lea Michele Return to Spring Awakening

The best show to watch tonight is one for the Groffheads. Spring Awakening: Those You've Known, a special Broadway reunion of the 2006 musical's original cast, brings the theater to HBO and HBO Max. If you like Jonathan Groff for his work in Mindhunter, check out The Staircase, which is coming to HBO Max later in the week. Groff isn't in it, but it's a true crime adaptation that fans of that late, great true crime-influenced Netflix series may enjoy.