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Sweet! TV’s Frontrunners for High School Prom King and Queen

Sweet! TV’s Frontrunners for High School Prom King and Queen

From dramas to sitcoms, these high school TV show couples have brought us frustration, hope and everything in between. From “Freaks and Geeks” to “Arrested Development,” we were constantly hoping these characters would make a move, get together or break up.

10 Times Amy Schumer Was Awesome

10 Times Amy Schumer Was Awesome

From her hilariously insightful “Inside Amy Schumer” sketches—which use bawdy, ballsy humor to tackle serious feminist issues—to the silly tweets she sends out into the world, comedian Amy Schumer always makes our day better. With her new rom-com “Trainwreck” about to hit theaters, here are 10 memorable moments from Schumer that put a smile on our faces.

6 Questions With “Girl’s Guide” Author Melissa Kirsch

6 Questions With “Girl’s Guide” Author Melissa Kirsch

“Girl’s Guide” author Melissa Kirsch discusses her favorite movies (and the best ways to watch them).

6 Questions with Sundance Film Festival Programmer Mike Plante

6 Questions with Sundance Film Festival Programmer Mike Plante

Sundance Film Festival programmer Mike Plante, who brings his expertise to Shorts On SundanceTV with a curated lineup of classic festival shorts, talks about the process of vetting films, what makes a great short, and the peculiar lifecycle of the format.

SundanceTV Wins Seven PromaxBDA Awards

SundanceTV Wins Seven PromaxBDA Awards

SundanceTV received seven awards at the Promotion, Marketing and Design North America Awards (PromaxBDA). These awards honor the best in entertainment marketing and promotion, and SundanceTV was honored for our movie and THE RED ROAD video promos.

“DEUTSCHLAND 83″ Infographic: 1983 as the Birth of the Modern Era

“DEUTSCHLAND 83″ Infographic: 1983 as the Birth of the Modern Era

Check out this infographic from 1983: The Birth of the Modern Era.

Top 5 Video Clips from “PUSH GIRLS” Seasons 1 and 2

Top 5 Video Clips from “PUSH GIRLS” Seasons 1 and 2

Over the course of two seasons, you laughed, cried, learned and loved with PUSH GIRLS. Auti, Angela, Chelsie, Tiphany, Mia and Chelsie created lasting bonds and countless memories as they navigated friendship, romance, and employment. But let’s face it—we all have our favorite PUSH GIRLS moment. Here are the top 5 videos, as decided by YouTube.

Isabella Rossellini’s Top 5 “MAMMAS” Videos, According to YouTube

Isabella Rossellini’s Top 5 “MAMMAS” Videos, According to YouTube

As we get ready to celebrate our own mammas, Isabella Rossellini is honoring the mammas of the animal kingdom. Here are the top 5 mammas — including hamsters, wasps and cuckoos — as decided by Youtube.

Sundance Channel Global Launches 2015 Shorts Competition

Sundance Channel Global Launches 2015 Shorts Competition

Sundance Channel Global announced the launch of the 2015 Sundance Channel Shorts competition. The Grand Jury Prize winner’s film will be broadcast on Sundance Channel later this year and screened at a special event in London hosted by Sundance Institute in June.

6 Questions with “Fun Home” Composer Jeanine Tesori

6 Questions with “Fun Home” Composer Jeanine Tesori

Tesori talks about the difficulties of writing a nonlinear musical, the complicated relationship she had with her own dad and why ignoring advice from a theater industry bigwig helped make Fun Home what it is today. 



6 Questions with “Finding Neverland” Co-Songwriter Eliot Kennedy

6 Questions with “Finding Neverland” Co-Songwriter Eliot Kennedy

In 2012, British pop songwriter Eliot Kennedy got a call from his longtime collaborator, Gary Barlow, saying producer Harvey Weinstein wanted them to pen a few numbers for a musicalization of his Oscar-nominated movie Finding Neverland.

6 Questions with “Fun Home” Book Writer and Lyricist Lisa Kron

6 Questions with “Fun Home” Book Writer and Lyricist Lisa Kron

When performer and playwright Lisa Kron read Alison Bechdel’s 2006 autobiographical graphic novel, “Fun Home,” about coming out and the suicide of her gay father, she knew she wanted to turn it into a musical — even though she’d never worked on one before.

Out of the Sundance Theatre Lab: “Fun Home” Hits Broadway

Out of the Sundance Theatre Lab: “Fun Home” Hits Broadway

Pronounced “a beautiful, heartbreaker of a musical” by the New York Times, Fun Home is a Sundance Theatre lab project and the groundbreaking new Broadway musical based on Alison Bechdel’s best-selling graphic memoir. Music for Fun Home is by four-time Tony® Award nominee Jeanine Tesori, with a book and lyrics by Tony® Award nominee Lisa Kron.

SundanceTV Wins Six CableFAX Awards

SundanceTV Wins Six CableFAX Awards

SundanceTV won six CableFax Awards at the Digital, Tech and Trailer ceremony today — picking up honors for the THE RED ROAD, THE HONORABLE WOMAN and RECTIFY.

6 Questions with “Finding Neverland” Choreographer Mia Michaels

6 Questions with “Finding Neverland” Choreographer Mia Michaels

Although she’s best known for her work as a judge and choreographer on the hit reality TV competition “So You Think You Can Dance,” Mia Michaels began her career on stage. Bringing her unique style to Broadway has been a long-held dream, and now she’s doing just that as choreographer for the soon-to-open “Finding Neverland.”

6 Questions with “Fun Home” Writer Alison Bechdel

6 Questions with “Fun Home” Writer Alison Bechdel

Alison Bechdel, winner of the 2014 MacArthur Genius Grant, is loved by comic fans for her provocative, queer-friendly works like her long-running strip “Dykes to Watch Out For” and her graphic memoirs, including “Are You My Mother?: A Comic Drama” and “Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic.” We talked to Bechdel about brining “Fun Home” to Broadway.

Here’s a Chance to Win Two Tickets to See “Fun Home” on Broadway

Here’s a Chance to Win Two Tickets to See “Fun Home” on Broadway

Missed the sold-out run in 2014 at The Public Theater? Going to be in the NYC area between Mar. 30 and Apr. 12? Then you’ve got a shot at being the lucky winner who will receive two tickets to attend a Broadway performance of Fun Home at its new home at Circle in the Square.

Your Chance to Win Two Tickets to See “Finding Neverland” on Broadway

Your Chance to Win Two Tickets to See “Finding Neverland” on Broadway

Going to be in NYC between Fri., Mar. 27 and Fri., Apr. 10? Want a chance to win tickets to see “Finding Neverland,” the new musical on Broadway?

Michael K. Williams Set to Star In SundanceTV’s “HAP & LEONARD”

Michael K. Williams Set to Star In SundanceTV’s “HAP & LEONARD”

SundanceTV announced today the casting of Michael Kenneth Williams (The Wire, “Inherent Vice,” “12 Years a Slave,” Boardwalk Empire) as a lead character, Leonard Pines, in its newest original scripted series “Hap and Leonard.”

6 Questions with “Revival” Creators Tim Seeley and Mike Norton

6 Questions with “Revival” Creators Tim Seeley and Mike Norton

Zombies, they’re just like us. Or at least they are in Tim Seeley and Mike Norton’s comic series “Revival.” We sat down with the creators to find out about their work, why zombies are so popular right now and why you might want to think twice about inviting Grandma to Thanksgiving.

Expert Opinion: Shigeto on EDM in the Movies

Expert Opinion: Shigeto on EDM in the Movies

The multi-hyphenate (producer-drummer-EDM star) Zach Saginaw, otherwise known as Shigeto, sat down with us to talk about the genre’s influence in video games like “Street Fighting Man” and “Mega Man,” his dream soundtrack with Michel Gondry and Clint Eastwood and whether or not jazz school is anything like the reality in “Whiplash.”

Heating Up Between the Pages: Which BDSM Story Does It Better?

Heating Up Between the Pages: Which BDSM Story Does It Better?

In the world of erotic fiction, both “Bad Behavior” and “50 Shades of Grey” have their dedicated followings. “Bad Behavior” was critically acclaimed and hit the big screen as “Secretary.” “50 Shades of Grey” exploded onto the best seller lists and will have it’s big-screen adaption in theaters on Feb. 13.

Instagram Favorites: Tilt-shift Videos From Sundance Film Festival

Instagram Favorites: Tilt-shift Videos From Sundance Film Festival

You double-tapped them, and now we’re posting them again as a compilation to be consumed together. Check out these Instagram videos of the tiny town of Park City, Utah, host of the Sundance Film Festival since 1981.

I Spy: Top 10 Real-Life Female Sleuths

I Spy: Top 10 Real-Life Female Sleuths

Call them spooks. Sleuths. Femme fatales. Few figures are as compelling as female spies. They’re unthinkably brave; they do things most of us can’t even imagine. Sometimes they’re world-famous; sometimes they hide in plain sight.

“The Princess Bride”: 7 Cary Elwes Videos

“The Princess Bride”: 7 Cary Elwes Videos

Were you too caught up with the family on Christmas Day to catch SundanceTV’s inconceivable marathon of “The Princess Bride,” hosted by none other than the Dread Pirate Roberts himself, Cary Elwes? Fear not, for we have collected all the videos of Cary’s behind-the-scenes musings and answers to fan questions all in one place!