Alex

Alex Dahlberg

Contributor


A Montrealer at heart, Alex is currently attending university in New York City. She spends way too much time mindlessly scrolling Tumblr and analyzing TV shows for fun. A theatre-obsessee, she's addicted to Broadway shows and hopes to bring some more theatre love to LeakyNews.

By Alex

Christopher Walken Joins Cast of NBC’s Peter Pan

Look out, theatre fans! NBC has announced that Oscar-winning Broadway veteran Christopher Walken will be playing Captain Hook in this December’s Peter Pan, a follow-up to last year’s successful live broadcast of The Sound of Music starring Carrie Underwood. NBC’s More…

Fenrir Greyback Actor Dead at 50

Dave Legeno, who played werewolf Fenrir Greyback in the Harry Potter series, was found dead in California’s Death Valley on July 11th. Legeno was found by hikers and, while the official cause of death has not been determined, the County More…

Andrew Rannells is our New Hedwig!

The Broadway production of the racy rock musical Hedwig and the Angry Inch has just announced an extended run – with leading man Andrew Rannells filling the big shoes of current star Neil Patrick Harris. The show, which was originally meant to close More…

X-Men: Days of Future Past Review

Editor’s note: this review was written by Alex Dahlberg and Daniel Etcovitch X-Men: Days of Future Past hits theaters today, so we’re here with our review. Don’t worry, there are no spoilers in this part, but if you continue to More…

Mean Girls Musical to Begin Workshops This Year

This is it. It’s really happening. The musical adaptation of Mean Girls has been rumoured since 2012, but it seems the first steps are finally being taken to turn this rumour into a reality. We’ve known for a while that the film’s More…

Surprise Release of New Joss Whedon Film

Geek god Joss Whedon has surprised us once again with his innovative approach to the film industry. Yesterday, in a move comparable to Beyoncé’s sudden album release last year, Whedon’s latest film was released online without warning, simultaneous to its More…

Marvel Announces Interactive Avengers Exhibition

Marvel fans of all ages: get excited! Marvel has just announced that they will unveil an immersive science exhibition based on the universe of 2012 hit movie The Avengers and current television phenomenon Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. later this year. The exhibition will be at More…

Pemberley Digital Releases Lizzie Bennet Diaries Book Cover

As fans of last year’s Emmy-award winning YouTube sensation The Lizzie Bennet Diaries will know, Pemberley Digital (the based-on-fiction-but-actually-real-life company behind the Lizzie Bennet Diaries) is releasing a novelized adaptation of their web-series — which in turn was adapted from Jane More…

Trailer Released for “Annie” Remake

The trailer for the newest remake in the recent movie-musical surge has finally been released! Oscar-nominated Quvenzhané Wallis stars alongside Cameron Diaz and Jamie Foxx as the singing orphan in this year’s Annie. The movie is set to be the More…

Game of Thrones Pre-Screening in NYC

New York Area Game of Thrones fans, get excited! HBO will be hosting an awesome Game of Thrones fan event that will include a pre-screening of the first episode of Season 4 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on March More…