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Bette Midler Gives Her Blessing to Idina Menzel for Beaches Remake

Originally posted 08/03/2016 10:35AM

Add Bette Midler to the list of fans who are excited for the upcoming TV revival of Beaches.

The actress who brought CC Bloom to life in the 1988 tearjerker took to Twitter to applaud the casting of Broadway veteran Idina Menzel in the iconic role for Lifetime's remake of the Oscar-nominated film.

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Idina Menzel to Headline Lifetime's Beaches Remake

Originally posted 07/28/2016 03:55PM

[YOUTUBE "oiS8YokFzeY"] Break out the tissues, there's a new version of Beaches, and it's sure to bring on the waterworks.

Lifetime is working on a remake of the 1988 tearjerker that followed the lifelong friendship between CC (Bette Midler) and Hillary (Barbara Hershey), PEOPLE has confirmed.

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Kristin Chenoweth Wants to Be in the Wicked Movie – but Not in the Role You'd Expect!

Originally posted 07/11/2016 04:00PM

Tony Award-winning Broadway star Kristin Chenoweth has played everything from a good Southern witch to Charlie Brown's sister, but there's one role she hasn't taken on that she's eyeing.

The actress spoke with PEOPLE about a potential Wicked reunion and starring in her first live television musical.

"I know there's been news of the movie, and I would love to be in it in any capacity," says Chenoweth, 47. "Maybe I'll play a munchkin this time."

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Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel and Josh Gad Returning for Disney's New Frozen Northern Lights

Originally posted 06/21/2016 07:10AM

Great news: You won't have to wait for the sequel to get more Frozen!

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UpdatePosted 06/20/2016 05:25PM

Broadway Stars Release 'What the World Needs Now Is Love' Cover for Orlando, Will Perform on NBC's Maya & Marty

Originally posted 06/20/2016 12:50PM

Just three days after the Orlando gay nightclub massacre, the theater community banded together to raise their voices together in love and support for the victims and their families.

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FROM EW: Idina Menzel Addresses Campaign to Give Elsa from Frozen a Girlfriend

FROM EW: Idina Menzel Addresses Campaign to Give Elsa from Frozen a Girlfriend

Originally posted 05/23/2016 11:05AM

"I think it’s great," the Broadway star told ET. "Disney's just gotta contend with that. I'll let them figure that out"

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A Wicked-ly Awesome Reunion: Watch Idina Menzel and Kristin Chenoweth Sing a New Version of 'For Good'

Originally posted 05/06/2016 11:00AM

[YOUTUBE "TZ0pXUb5jVU"] Well, this performance needs no help from Galinda to be popular.

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