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Acclaimed Actress & Singer Polly Bergen Passes Away At The Age Of 84

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We hope she passed away comfortably.

Veteran actress and singer Polly Bergen died this past Saturday at her home in Southbury, Connecticut at the age of 84.

She was reportedly surrounded by her close friends and family and she is believed to have died of natural causes.

The acclaimed actress enjoyed a length tenure as a professional in the television, film, and theater industry. She could recently been seen on the small screen on Desperate Housewives and on The Sopranos.

The former role earned her a Emmy nomination - an award which she previously had won in 1958!

One star who was extremely saddened by the loss of Polly was Chris Colfer who worked with the actress back in 2012 for his film Struck By Lightning.

Here's what the Glee star wrote

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Vanessa Hudgens Is Making Her Broadway Debut! Find Out Which Classic Audrey Hepburn Character She's Taking On HERE!

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Vanessa Hudgens is finally coming to Broadway!

The High School Musical star has been singing and acting for years, but she's finally found a project that's perfect for her- Gigi!

The story of a young French girl preparing to become a courtesan has been a novel, an Audrey Hepburn play, and of course, a movie musical, and now it's coming to the stage once again!

So why now, why this play? Vanessa has wanted to take this one on for quite a while! She said:

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Broadway Dims The Lights For Joan Rivers After All! See What Changed Their Minds!

| Filed under: Broadway BabiesR.I.P.Joan Rivers

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We were horribly disappointed to learn that Broadway would not be dimming the lights for Joan Rivers. And fortunately we weren't alone.

Thanks to an outcry on social media, the Broadway League rethought its decision to honor the Tony nominee.

Executive director Charlotte St. Martin explained what reversed their ruling. She wrote:

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Broadway Refuses To Dim Lights For Joan Rivers! Find Out Why HERE!

| Filed under: Broadway BabiesR.I.P.Joan Rivers

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Some Joan Rivers fans may be wondering just when Broadway is planning on making their announcement to dim the lights in honor of the fallen legend.

After all, the Great White Way was a huge part of Joan's career for three decades. She starred in Fun City in the 70's and Broadway Bound in the 80's.

And in 1994, she wrote and starred in Sally Marr… and Her Escorts (see the pics ABOVE), for which she was nominated for a Tony AND a Drama Desk Award.

But the Broadway League has decided NOT to bestow the honor of the dimmed lights on Joan. How is this possible?? Executive director Charlotte St. Martin explains:

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Michael C. Hall Is Set To Take Over In Hedwig & The Angry Inch, Following In Neil Patrick Harris' Footsteps!

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He's really gonna kill it in this performance! BA-DUM-CHA!

Michael C. Hall is set to make his way to a BIG Broadway show in October.

Which show? Oh, just Hedwig and the Angry Inch!

AKA he's following in the footsteps of Neil Patrick Harris and Andrew Rannells!

The Dexter star be playing Hedwig for a limited run, officially starting October 16th and ending on January 4th.

Most recently, Michael was on Broadway in the play The Realistic Joneses with Toni Collette, Tracy Letts, and Marisa Tomei, but this will be his first musical since 2002 when he was in Chicago.

Do you think he'll kill the crowd with his performances every night or butcher it majorly? LOLz!

Dexter jokes aside, we REALLY can't WAIT to see how he portrays Hedwig!

Oh, and let's hope we see lots and LOTS of shirtless pics! Yummy!

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NeNe Leakes Is Heading To Broadway To Go After Sweet Cinderella!

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Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella on Broadway is about to get sassier.

With the Broadway show ending its run in January, they just leaked the fact that NeNe Leakes will be joining the cast in its final months of production!

The Real Housewives star snagged the role of Cinderella's stepmother, Madame, and will start her role on November 25th alongside Keke Palmer!

NeNe couldn't contain herself, she revealed the great news to Twitter, saying:

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