• Bryan Cranston's brilliance can't save gimmicky ‘Network'

    11 days ago - By New York Post

    In Broadway's “Network,” Bryan Cranston does the impossible: Playing Howard Beale, the so-called mad prophet of the airwaves, he makes Peter Finch's Oscar-winning turn feel like yesterday's news. So mesmerizing is the “Breaking Bad” star as the vulnerable, volatile newscaster that there should be an insert in the Playbill: Please pick up your jaw before...
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  • Broadway Review: ‘Network' With Bryan Cranston

    Broadway Review: ‘Network' With Bryan Cranston

    11 days ago - By Variety

    The 1976 film “Network” won four Academy Awards, including best original screenplay for writer Paddy Chayefsky, for its blistering portrayal of an American society fueled by greed and bloated on corruption. A haggard Peter Finch took the best actor trophy for his harrowing performance as Howard Beale, a TV newsman who is so disgusted by...
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