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Michael Urie, Luke MacFarlane, & More to Star in New Netflix Gay Rom-Com 'Single All the Way'

Michael Urie has a new Netflix movie in the works!

Netflix has announce that the 40-year-old Ugly Betty actor will be starring alongside Philemon Chambers and Luke Macfarlane in the upcoming holiday, gay rom-com Single All the Way.

Here’s what the movie is about: “Desperate to avoid his family’s judgment about his perpetual single status, Peter convinces his best friend Nick to join him for the holidays and pretend that they’re now in a relationship. But when Peter’s mother sets him up on a blind date with her handsome trainer James — the plan goes awry.”

Single All the Way‘s cast also includes Jennifer Coolidge, Kathy Najimy, Jennifer Robertson, and Barry Bostwick.

As of right now, Single All the Way doesn’t have a release date.

Michael Urie & Becki Newton's CBS Pilot 'Fun' Is Not Moving Forward

It’s sad news for Michael Urie and Becki Newton‘s CBS pilot, Fun.

According to Deadline, the network has decided not to move forward with the project which starred the former Ugly Betty co-stars.

Fun was described as a life-long love story between a brother and a sister, who always encourage each other to have fun – no matter what hardship life is currently serving up.

The show centered on the brother (Urie) returns to his Pennsylvania hometown to help his sister (Newton) run the struggling business after his emotional and devastating break-up with…show business.

While this is unfortunate news, Becki did have something pretty amazing happen to her during quarantine. See what it was…

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Ben McKenzie Gets Support from Wife Morena Baccarin at His 'Grand Horizons' Broadway Debut Opening!

Ben McKenzie is all smiles in a suit while attending the opening night party for his Broadway debut in Grand Horizons held at The Ribbon restaurant on Thursday (January 23) in New York City.

The 41-year-old actor got support form his wife Morena Baccarin at the event as she stepped out to show her support alongside guests Kate Walsh, Edie Falco and her Nurse Jackie co-star Stephen Wallem.

Also in attendance were Ben‘s co-stars Jane Alexander, James Cromwell, Priscilla Lopez, Maulik Pancholy, Ashley Park, and Michael Urie and playwright Bess Wohl.

Here is the synopsis: Bill and Nancy have spent fifty full years as husband and wife. They practically breathe in unison, and can anticipate each other’s every sigh, snore and sneeze. But just as they settle comfortably into their new home in Grand Horizons, the unthinkable happens: Nancy suddenly wants out. As their two adult sons struggle to cope with the shocking news, they are forced to question everything they assumed about the people they thought they knew best.

Grand Horizons is currently in previews at Second Stage Theater’s Hayes Theater and opening night is on January 23. The limited run ends March 1.

READ MORE: Ben McKenzie & Morena Baccarin Couple Up at a Broadway Opening Night!

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See Ben McKenzie in His Broadway Debut in 'Grand Horizons'

Ben McKenzie is currently making his Broadway debut in the new play Grand Horizons and your first look at him on stage has arrived!

The 41-year-old actor is starring alongside Jane Alexander, James Cromwell, Priscilla Lopez, Maulik Pancholy, Ashley Park, and Michael Urie in the new play by Bess Wohl.

Here is the synopsis: Bill and Nancy have spent fifty full years as husband and wife. They practically breathe in unison, and can anticipate each other’s every sigh, snore and sneeze. But just as they settle comfortably into their new home in Grand Horizons, the unthinkable happens: Nancy suddenly wants out. As their two adult sons struggle to cope with the shocking news, they are forced to question everything they assumed about the people they thought they knew best.

Grand Horizons is currently in previews at Second Stage Theater’s Hayes Theater and opening night is on January 23. The limited run ends March 1.

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America Ferrera Reacts to 'Ugly Betty' Creator Silvio Horta's Death

America Ferrera is speaking out following the death of Ugly Betty creator Silvio Horta.

Silvio died by apparent suicide at the age of 45 on Tuesday (January 7).

“I’m stunned and heartbroken to hear the devastating news of Ugly Betty creator, Silvio Horta’s death,” the 35-year-old Ugly Betty actress wrote on Instagram. “His talent and creativity brought me and so many others such joy & light.”

America Ferrera added, “I’m thinking of his family and loved ones who must be in so much pain right now- and of the whole Ugly Betty family who feel this loss so deeply.”

Her co-star Michael Urie tweeted, “I will be forever indebted to this sweet, brilliant man. 💔,” while star Vanessa Williams shared, “Still in shock after hearing the tragic news of our #uglybetty creator #silviohorta 💔 His creativity and passion will be missed by so many of us that worked with him. May he Rest In Peace.”

Star Christopher Gorham also said, “Silvio Horta gave me two of the greatest opportunities in my career with Jake 2.0 and Ugly Betty. I will be forever grateful for his creativity, his enormous heart, and his friendship. His family was his world and my heart goes out to them tonight. Let’s all take care of each other.”

READ MORE: America Ferrera Pregnant & Expecting Second Baby With Husband Ryan Piers Williams

Ben McKenzie Preps Broadway Debut in 'Grand Horizons' with Cast Photo Call!

Ben McKenzie is getting ready to make his Broadway debut!

The 41-year-old Gotham star joined his co-stars Ashley Park, Jane Alexander, James Cromwell and Michael Urie at their meet and greet for Second Stage Theater’s upcoming production of Grand Horizons held on Broadway at The Liberty Room at The Marriott Marquis Hotel on Wednesday (December 11) in New York City.

Grand Horizons centers on a family led by Bill and Nancy, a couple married for five decades. When Nancy suddenly walks out, their sons Brian (Urie) and Ben (McKenzie) must deal with an unexpectedly crumbling family.

30 Rock‘s Maulik Pancholy and Tony winner Priscilla Lopez complete the cast.

The show will begin previews on December 23, 2019 and officially open on January 23, 2020 at The Hayes Theater.

READ MORE: Ben McKenzie & Morena Baccarin Couple Up at a Broadway Opening Night!

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David Harbour, Hugh Dancy & More Support Opening Night of 'A Bright Room Called Day'!

David Harbour and Hugh Dancy keep it cool as they pose for photographs on the carpet at the opening night celebration of A Bright Room Called Day held at The Public Theater on Tuesday evening (November 19) in New York City.

The 44-year-old Stranger Things star and the 44-year-old Path star were joined at the event by Grace Gummer, Michael Urie, Miriam Shor, Brett Gelman, Bill Heck, Brian d’Arcy James, theater owner Jordan Roth, and Annaleigh Ashford along with her husband Joe Tapper.

Directed by artistic director Oskar Eustis, this new version of Pulitzer Prize winner Tony Kushner‘s first play—originally about the possibility of the Reagan counter-revolution giving rise to American fascism—shines a light on the vulnerability of American democracy today.

Performances of A Bright Room Called Day began October 29 and are scheduled through December 15.

READ MORE: David Harbour Reacts to Being Named One of People’s Sexiest Men of the Year – Watch!

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