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    The Eddie Redmayne Theory

    The British actor and Golden Globe nominee has been wowing audiences and critics for months in the Stephen Hawking biopic “The Theory of Everything.”

  • News

    Backstage’s 51 Cover Stories of 2014

    “High Maintenance,” Lupita Nyong’o, Kevin Spacey, Judy Greer—from the looks of the Backstage covers, it’s been a pretty epic year! Relive 2014 with us as we look back on our year in cover stories!

  • Interview

    The Stubbornness of Demian Bichir

    The Oscar-nominated star of FX’s “The Bridge” may claim to have found success thanks to his stubbornness, but his talent, charisma, and looks probably had something to do with it.

  • Interview

    Alan Cumming’s Dressing Room Parties

    The Tony winner returns to Broadway in “Cabaret” opposite Michelle Williams, bringing with him a sense of play and aftershow cocktail parties (and a sponsored bar!) in his dressing room.

  • Interview

    Jim Parsons Goes Cable with ‘The Normal Heart’

    Reprising his Broadway role on the Ryan Murphy–directed drama about the early days of the AIDS crisis, Parsons leaves behind “The Big Bang Theory” to show audiences how multi-faceted his talents truly are.

  • Interview

    Adam Jacobs Juggles ‘Aladdin’ and Family

    The actor chats with Backstage about sinking his teeth into the Broadway adaptation of the beloved Disney film.

  • Interview

    Is Kevin Spacey the King of All Media?

    He has two Oscars. He spent a decade running the Old Vic in London and a year touring the world in "Richard III" before revolutionizing streaming series on "House of Cards." Now Spacey is self-releasing "Now: In the Wings on a World Stage," a doc about his "Richard III" tour ...

  • Interview

    Lennon Parham & Jessica St. Clair Are Your New Best Friends

    Real-life buddies and creators and stars of USA’s new “Playing House,” Parham and St. Clair are living proof that sometimes, if you want to succeed, you have to write your own success story.

  • Interview

    Amy Schumer Wants You (To Laugh)

    Comedy Central and standup star Schumer put in the work and paid her dues—even handing out comedy fliers to annoyed pedestrians—and now she’s reaping the rewards with “Inside Amy Schumer” and the upcoming Judd Apatow–directed, Schumer-starring “Trainwreck.”

  • Interview

    James Franco Trains His Sights on B’way

    The multihyphenate actor is at last making his Broadway debut in “Of Mice and Men,” co-starring Chris O’Dowd and Leighton Meester.