1. Minnie Driver Joins NBC's 'Peter Pan Live'

    November 05, 2014 5:45 PM EST The 'About a Boy' star will serve as the narrator and play the adult Wendy Darling. Minnie Driver is joining NBC's live production of Peter Pan. The About a Boy star will serve as the narrator and play the adult Wendy Darling on the telecast, set for Thursday, Dec. 4, at 8 p…

  2. Minnie Driver Marries David Bowie, Shakespeare in 'Hunky Dory'

    March 12, 2012 9:45 AM EDT David Bowie and William Shakespeare form a duo in "Hunky Dory," a film set in Wales in 1976 in which an adventurous teacher played by Minnie Driver gets her students to do a musical version of "The Tempest." The Bard's words remain rooted in the early 17th century;…

  3. Music On TV: July 16 - July 22

    July 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music on TV listings for July 16 - July 22, 2007. MONDAY, July 16 "The Sauce," Fuse Featured artist(s): Underoath, Mute Math, Avenged Sevenfold. "Greek," ABC Family Channel Featured artist(s): Plain White T's. "The Daily Habit," FUEL TV Featured artist(s):…

  4. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    July 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Chemical Brothers keep the party going on an album that is already No. 1 in their U.K. homeland, Suzanne Vega salutes New York on her first project in six years, Charles Mingus lives again on a mu The first new Meat Puppets album with both Kirkwood brothers since 1995, "Rise To Your…

  5. Phair, Ryan Adams Enhance Minnie Driver Sophomore Set

    March 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Liz Phair and Ryan Adams are amongst the host of guests on actress/musician Minnie Driver's sophomore album "Sea Stories." The Zoe/Rounder set, a 12-track collection of songs penned by Driver, will be Liz Phair and Ryan Adams are amongst the host of guests that will enhance…

  6. Dear Ryan...

    February 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST A big fan takes stock and asks: 'How much is too much?' Ryan Adams had a very busy 2005. He released three Lost Highway albums, one of which a double-disc, and tailed it with a major tour to support the first, "Cold Roses." Since the balloons have fallen and the glasses of…

  7. Beyoncé, Groban Teaming For Oscars

    February 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Josh Groban and Beyoncé will perform the Oscar-nominated song "Believe" together at the 77th annual Academy Awards ceremony, Billboard.com has learned. Josh Groban and Beyoncé will perform the Oscar-nominated song "Believe" together at the 77th annual Academy Awards…

  8. 04TunesOnTV

    January 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Jan. 17-23, 2005. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, JAN. 17 "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," Syndicated Featured Artist: JoJo (also scheduled: Ryan Seacrest, James Denton). "The View," ABC Featured Artist: Jesse McCartney (also…

  9. Everything I've Got in My Pocket

    October 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Minnie Driver began her acting and musical careers simultaneously but ditched a U.K. Island Records contract when the silver screen called. Minnie Driver began her acting and musical careers simultaneously but ditched a U.K. Island Records contract when the silver screen called. After star…

  10. CHART BEAT BONUS

    October 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson reports on chart activity relating to Usher, Alicia Keys, Ciara, "Shark Tale," William Shatner and Minnie Driver. WILL 'BOO' SCARE 'GOODIES'?: It's almost a certainty that "My Boo" (LaFace) by Usher and Alicia Keys will assume the lead…

  11. In The Driver's Seat With Minnie

    October 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com Minnie Driver knows the news of another actress making an album generally starts people's eyes rolling, and she's just fine with that. "With all due respect, the bar is set fairly low in terms of actors making seminal records,…

  12. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week (Oct. 4-10)

    October 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV (Oct. 4-10, 2004). INSIDE HIP-HOP: It's hip-hop's week in the sun as the genre comes under the television microscope from several different angles. VH1 is at the forefront of the looksee, with "And You Don't Stop: 30…

  13. Rare Phair, Yorn Tracks Hit The 'Trampoline'

    October 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Previously unreleased and rare songs from the likes of Liz Phair, Pete Yorn, the Wallflowers, Chris Stills and Semisonic's Dan Wilson appear on the second compilation from Los Angeles. Previously unreleased and rare songs from the likes of Liz Phair, Pete Yorn, the Wallflowers, Chris…

  14. Singer/Songwriter Elliott Smith Dies

    October 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Singer/songwriter Elliott Smith was discovered in his Los Angeles apartment yesterday (Oct. 21) after an apparent suicide attempt, an L.A. County Coroner's Office spokesperson confirms. Smith, 34, was Singer/songwriter Elliott Smith was discovered in his Los Angeles apartment yesterday …

  15. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week

    May 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Previewing music-related television for the week of May 12-18, 2003. Now, what high school boy wouldn't want Whitney Houston to accompany him to the prom? One lucky kid on Fox's "Boston Public" will get the chance on this Monday's episode of the show. Unfortunately,…

  16. Three Star-Studded Shows To Benefit L.A. Clinic

    November 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST A trio of December concerts featuring the likes of Elton John, Sting, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Third Eye Blind, and Jaguares, will be staged to benefit Los Angeles' Hollywood-Sunset Free Clinic. The A trio of December concerts featuring the likes of Elton John, Sting, the Red Hot Chili…