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Joseph Fiennes to play Michael Jackson in 9/11 road trip comedy

Joseph Fiennes has been cast as Michael Jackson in a British television comedy about one of the strangest 9/11 celebrity road trips you’ve never heard of.

EW has confirmed that Fiennes will star alongside Stockard Channing as Elizabeth Taylor and Brian Cox as Marlon Brando in Elizabeth, Michael & Marlon, which will air on Sky Arts and follows the trio’s supposed attempt to get home after the Sept. 11 attacks in New York City.

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Martin Short grills his 'It's Only a Play' castmates in exclusive outtakes

Martin Short may be a new addition to the cast of the Broadway hit It’s Only a Play, stepping in for Nathan Lane, but that doesn’t stop him from lightly (and hilariously) harassing his castmates including Matthew Broderick and Stockard Channing in these outtakes from the play’s commercial shoot.

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Exclusive: The cast of Broadway's 'It's Only a Play' reenacts Ellen's Oscar selfie

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Image Credit: F. Scott Schafer

Imagine if Jennifer Lawrence were Rupert Grint.

Okay, now take that one step further and replace Ellen DeGeneres with Matthew Broderick, Bradley Cooper with Nathan Lane, Angelina Jolie with Megan Mullally, Meryl Streep with Stockard Channing, and so on and so forth. See what we’re getting at?

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Inside the Tony Award nominees: Best Play

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As the Tony Awards approach (Sunday, June 10), EW takes a closer look at this season’s nominated selection of new musicals, plays, and revivals, all of which will be competing for Broadway’s highest honor. Today, we dive into this year’s nominees for Best Play. (See also: Best Musical and Best Revival of a Musical.)

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