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Idina Menzel

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  • Voices Behind the Animation Add Extra Dimension

    Animated films may dazzle with feats of artistic achievement, but it takes the voices of actors working in relative solitude in a sound booth to give the characters and the stories real depth. The process can take years of sporadic recording, and the...
  • Oscars: Is It Finally Leo's Year?

    Could Leonardo DiCaprio win the Oscar for "The Wolf of Wall Street"? Any other year, the answer would be an easy yes. Many consider Matthew McConaughey the frontrunner and DiCaprio embodies the biggest advantage and disadvantage in Oscar-voters eyes:...
  • Pharrell Williams, a 'Happy' and busy guy

    Pharrell Williams, a 'Happy' and busy guy
    Pharrell Williams looked wiped out. Late on a recent evening, the singer-rapper-producer was shuttling between two studios at a Melrose Avenue recording complex. In one he was working on music for this spring's "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," which he's...
  • Robert Lopez ranges from ribald 'Book of Mormon' to Disney's 'Frozen'

      Robert Lopez ranges from ribald 'Book of Mormon' to Disney's 'Frozen'
    For someone who made his name with ribald musical comedies like "The Book of Mormon" and "Avenue Q," Robert Lopez would have seemed like the last choice on Earth to write the songs for a Disney animated movie. But his work on "Frozen" has been a popular...
  • 'Let It Go' led Disney 'Frozen' creators to rewrite film

    'Let It Go' led Disney 'Frozen' creators to rewrite film
    Disney's animated musical 'Frozen' has taken the world by storm with its story and memorable soundtrack.  The film has grossed more than $378 million domestically and is closing in on $1 billion worldwide. It is an Oscar nominee for Best Animated...
  • Pink latest addition to pop-heavy lineup for Oscar telecast

    Pink latest addition to pop-heavy lineup for Oscar telecast
    Pop star-turned-actor Pink will be making an appearance at March 2's Academy Awards. Described by Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron in a statement as "one of the greatest voices in pop music and one of the best performers of her generation," Pink...
  • Oscar producers suit up for the big game

    Oscar producers suit up for the big game
    For some it's the Super Bowl, for others Olympic ice hockey — but for many, Oscar producer Neil Meron believes, the season's big game takes place in black-tie. "The Oscars is a sport," Meron said in an interview Thursday from a small office...
  • Broadway Preps for a Diva Smackdown

    With Broadway's spring season barely begun, is it too soon to start worrying about the Tony races? Well, yes. But that hasn't stopped legiters from forecasting an awards-season cagematch that could pit a half-dozen of the Street's most prominent...
  • 'Frozen': Idina Menzel to sing at Oscars

    'Frozen': Idina Menzel to sing at Oscars
    Will it be a sing-along number? Tony-winner Idina Menzel will sing "Let It Go" from the beloved Disney blockbuster "Frozen" at the Oscars March 2 on ABC. If the Oscar producers are wise, they'll put the number at the telecast's beginning and let all...
  • Acad Music Contenders To Take Stage at Royce Hall

    Three nights before the Academy Awards, music fans in L.A. will have the opportunity to hear the work of all the music nominees in a live concert setting at Royce Hall on the UCLA campus. The unprecedented move seems to reflect the growing popularity...
  • Acad's Song Field Pits U2, Pharrell, Karen O Against Broadway Tunesmiths

    Out of 75 entries for this year's original song nominations, the music branch chose five. And then the Board of Governors narrowed the field to four when it disqualified "Alone Yet Not Alone" for running afoul of campaigning rules. The remaining...