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Broadway Stars, Including Lin-Manuel Miranda & Sara Bareilles, Gather in Times Square to Sing Sondheim's 'Sunday' (Video)

Many of Broadway’s biggest stars gathered in Times Square on Sunday (November 28) to honor the life and legacy of late composer Stephen Sondheim, two days after his death.

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sara Bareilles and boyfriend Joe Tippett, Josh Groban, Laura Benanti, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and many more performers gathered on the iconic red steps in Duffy Square to perform the song “Sunday” from the Sondheim musical Sunday in the Park with George.

The event was produced by Erich Bergen, who just wrapped his third stint in the Broadway musical Waitress, and conducted by Michael J. Moritz.

More participants included Raul Esparaza, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Wilson Cruz, Brandon Uranowitz, Judy Kuhn, Hadestown stars Reeve Carney and Eva Noblezada, Jagged Little Pill stars Lauren Patten, Kathryn Gallagher, Morgan Dudley, and Heidi Blickenstaff, Six‘s Abby Mueller, Gossip Girl‘s Adam Chanler-Berat and Tavi Gevinson (who are both currently in the Assassins revival Off-Broadway), and Diana‘s Roe Hartrampf and Erin Davie.

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Jordan Alexander, Whitney Peak, & Emily Alyn Lind Deliver Major Style For 'Gossip Girl' Premiere in NYC

Jordan Alexander and Whitney Peak share a giggly laugh at the premiere of Gossip Girl held at Spring Studios on Wednesday night (June 30) in New York City.

The two actresses met up with their co-stars Savannah Smith, Emily Alyn Lind, and Tavi Gevinson on the pink carpet for some stunning pics together.

The quintet of stars were also joined by Laura Benanti, Donna Murphy, and Zion Moreno at the premiere of the Warner Bros. Television series.

Here’s everything the ladies were wearing: Jordan wore a Wiederhoeft look with a Tyler Ellis bag, Tiffany & Co. jewelry and Roger Vivier shoes. Whitney wore a Chanel ensemble. Tavi wore a bright Stella McCartney look. Savannah wore a classic Louis Vuitton dress. Zion accessorized with Chopard jewelry. Emily is wearing Gucci.

Check out what the guys wore for the Gossip Girl premiere!

Gossip Girl will debut on HBO Max on July 8.

Check out 35+ pictures of Jordan Alexander, Whitney Peak, Emily Alyn Lind, Tavi Gevinson and Savannah Smith

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Sutton Foster & Peter Hermann Film a 'Younger' Scene at the TWA Hotel

The cast of Younger is still hard at work on the upcoming seventh, and possible final, season and we have new photos from set!

Sutton Foster and Peter Hermann were both spotted filming a scene at the TWA Hotel on Monday night (December 14) in New York City.

Hilary Duff, who is currently pregnant with her third child, and guest star Laura Benanti were also seen on set that evening.

It was reported back in September that the seventh season of the TV Land series is being planned as a final season. Hilary‘s character Kelsey Peters also has a spinoff series that is in the works.

Find out what recently happened to Hilary and why she had to pause filming season seven.

10+ pictures inside from the set of YoungerMore Here! »

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Broadway Star Laura Benanti Joins Cast of 'Gossip Girl' Sequel Series!

Laura Benanti, who is best known for her Broadway career, is set to join the cast of the upcoming Gossip Girl sequel series!

The Tony-winning actress is joining the ensemble cast, though no details are known yet about her character, according to Deadline.

Among the young stars in the upcoming series are Emily Alyn Lind, Tavi Gevinson, Whitney Peak, Eli Brown, Johnathan Fernandez, and Thomas Doherty.

The ten-episode series will air on HBO Max and it was written by Joshua Safran. The “upcoming series features a new generation of New York private school teens introduced to the social surveillance of Gossip Girl. The series will address just how much social media and New York itself has changed in the intervening years.”

Laura will also be working with HBO Max on the upcoming scripted musical special, Homeschool Musical: Class of 2020, which will feature students from across the United States.

You might recognize Laura from her work on TV shows like Supergirl, Younger, and Nashville.

Neil Patrick Harris is Supported by Family While Hosting Big Apple Circus!

Neil Patrick Harris had the support of his family during his big night!

The 46-year-old actor was joined by husband David Burtka and their 9-year-old twins Harper and Gideon as they attended the Grand Opening of New York’s Big Apple Circus on Sunday (October 27) at Lincoln Center in New York City.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Neil Patrick Harris

Neil served as celebrity ringmaster for the grand opening.

Other stars at the circus included Mariska Hargitay and Peter Hermann with their kids Andrew, Amaya, and August, RHONY star Tinsley Mortimer and longtime love Scott Kluth, model Coco Rocha and kids Ioni and Iver, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Orange is the New Black actress Alysia Reiner, and Broadway star Laura Benanti.

Get the scoop on Neil‘s upcoming movie role here!

15+ pictures inside of the stars arriving at the circus…More Here! »

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Tony Winners Sutton Foster, Laura Benanti & Kelli O'Hara Hit The Red Carpet at Tony Awards 2019

Sutton Foster, Laura Benanti and Kelli O’Hara walk the red carpet at the 2019 Tony Awards held at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday (june 9) in New York City.

The actresses combined have a total of four Tony awards.

Joining the leading ladies at the annual awards show were Michael James Scott, Montego Glover, and producer Jordan Roth with husband Richie Jackson.

While Laura took the stage to present alongside Anthony Ramos, Sutton met up with him on the red carpet. See photos in the gallery!

Laura has a guest starring role on Sutton‘s TV Land show Younger. You can see them both in the season six premiere THIS Wednesday (June 12).

FYI: Sutton is wearing a Luisa Beccaria gown, Jimmy Choo shoes, Hearts on Fire jewelry, and a Tyler Ellis bag. Kelli is wearing a Christian Siriano top and pants. Montego is wearing a Yayoi Kusama inspired look.

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Tina Fey Supports 'Mean Girls' Cast at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Rehearsal!

Tina Fey is all smiles as she poses alongside her husband Jeff Richmond while attending day one rehearsals for the 2018 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade held on Monday (November 19) in New York City.

The 48-year-old actress and Jeff, 57, were in attendance to support their cast of Mean Girls on Broadway, who are set to perform during the parade.

Also in attendance at day one rehearsals was fellow performers Laura Benanti and Ella Mai.

Other Broadway productions set to perform include My Fair Lady, The Prom, SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical, Radio City Rockettes, Dear Evan Hansen, Head Over Heels and King Kong – make sure to tune into the parade from 9am-noon in all timezones on NBC!

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