Anna Kendrick and Jon Stewart Delight Each Other On The Daily Show

Anna Kendrick visited the Daily Show last night, A-game in tow, to promote Into The Woods. We learn that vocal warmups are just embarrassing noises that everyone takes out of context ("like I'm really bad at being exasperated, like I'm new to passive aggression"), that corsets are akin to "being temporarily… » 12/18/14 9:30am 12/18/14 9:30am

The Highs and Lows of the Into the Woods Soundtrack

For months, musical theater dorks have been eagerly awaiting the release of Disney's Into the Woods soundtrack. Thanks to rumors about cut songs and lyric changes, along with some highly questionable casting choices (hello, little Depp), the outlook hasn't been good. Now, the full album has arrived and there's no… » 12/16/14 2:30pm 12/16/14 2:30pm

Anna Kendrick Says 'Feminism' Has Basically 'Become a Curse Word'

Anna Kendrick is playing Cinderella in the film adaptation of Into the Woods, which merges the storylines of Cinderella, Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood and Jack and the Beanstalk. Ahead of the movie's Christmas Day release, Kendrick did an interview with The Daily Beast where she elaborated on Cinderella's feminist… » 11/25/14 10:50am 11/25/14 10:50am

Disney Is Officially Destroying Into the Woods

If you've ever seen a production of Into the Woods, the 1986 Stephen Sondheim musical that brings — or violently smashes —together the fairy tale classics, then you probably came away with the understanding that "happily ever after" isn't all it's cracked up to be. Get what you've spent your whole life wishing for and… » 6/18/14 6:15pm 6/18/14 6:15pm

Sophia Grace Sells Out, Signs on for Into the Woods

Joining a club of social climbers so elite that it only includes Jays Gatsby and Z, Sophia Grace Brownlee — of YouTube, Ellen and Miss Minchin's Seminary for Girls — has officially made the jump from adorable, viral rapping gimmick to star of the silver screen. The 10-year-old Essex native has been cast as Little Red… » 8/07/13 4:45pm 8/07/13 4:45pm

Anna Kendrick and Meryl Streep May Star in the Into the Woods Movie

So, Rob Marshall (the guy who gave us the Chicago movie and the fourth Pirates of the Caribbean) is adapting the creepfest Broadway musical Into the Woods for the screen. Excited? Scared? Completely unmoved? Odds are, this movie will be a pretty big deal, if for no other reason than that every actor ever is in talks… » 6/22/13 5:00pm 6/22/13 5:00pm