Terrific interview of Robby from Broadway World by Pat Cersaro. Here's an exerpt - click on Broadway World link read entire career spanning piece: "Today we are talking to a star of many notable films and television shows who initially surprised many viewers with his commanding presence as the voice of the Beast in Disney’s classic animated film BEAUTY & THE BEAST, now back in theaters for its twentieth anniversary (in 3D) - the one and only Robby Benson. In addition to telling us all about his impressions of and experiences working on BEAUTY & THE BEAST and what he thinks of the new 3D movie experience, he also shares his affection for co-stars Angela Lansbury and Paige O’Hara - both having been previous InDepth InterView participants, as well - and what the storied legacy of the film means to him. Also, Benson discusses his talented family, including his rock star wife, Karla DeVito, and their daughter, a star-on-the-rise in her own right, Lyric (her Benson-produced debut album, LYRIC’S LOVE LIGHT REVOLUTION, is available here) and details the many hats he wears as an actor, director, producer, author, singer and recording artist." Read more: http://broadwayworld.com/article/SPOTLIGHT-ON-BEAUTY-THE-BEAST-3D-Robby-Benson-20120126#ixzz1prOv7xwS
Check out Robby's entire interview at FOX.com -- from Ice Castles to Beauty and the Beast 3D and the genius of the Alan Menken, Howard Ashman, and the brilliant animators; Robby's love of music and the love of his life, Karla DeVito, and the new project of which he's most proud, producing Lyric Benson's debut album LYRIC'S LOVE LIGHT REVOLUTION! Now Available on iTunes.
IMDB trivia says: "Robby Benson has worked in television or on a movie every year of his life from 1971-2004." So when Robby says, "I have never had more fun working in front of or behind the camera than with Peter and Leslie Tolan" -- that's saying something! Brave New World did not make it onto NBC's fall 2011 schedule -- but a great time was had by all!
Robby Benson joins the cast of Peter Tolan's new NBC comedy pilot 'The New World.' Executive producers Peter Tolan, Leslie Tolan, and Michael Wimer. Sony Pictures TV Bonnie Zane Zane/Pillsbury Casting.
Robby Benson narrates his writing partner (ONE ON ONE) and father author Jerry Segal's critically acclaimed book for children of all ages: It's on sale now at Amazon and Audible.com!
Robby is interviewed by Michael Ordona in the San Francisco Chronicle Friday, October 15th, 2010. Funny and revealing. On Beast: "I've never been so perfectly typecast." On love: "I do completely believe in love...I'm a complete romantic." Also discusses his upcoming book I'M NOT DEAD... YET!
Photos by Karla DeVito (the one with her and Robby taken by Disney's fabulous Melinda Johnson) Robby and Paige
Seth Rudetsky's SiriusXM radio show LIVE ON BROADWAY celebrated it's 2nd Anniversary with Robby Benson and Paige O'Hara of Disney's award-winning film BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (being rereleased next week on Blu-ray and DVD) and Broadway's original Beast, Terrence Mann, and original Lumiere, Gary Beach, plus Gaston, Marc Kudisch, and Belle, Andrea Burns -- that's a lot of talent in one room!
Stars of Disney's classic film Beauty and the Beast -- Paige O'Hara and Robby Benson -- will be interviewed by Seth Rudetsky and Julie James for Sirius XM Radio's LIVE ON BROADWAY on Wednesday September 29th, 2010. Angela Lansbury will be joining them by phone. The show is taped live at The Broadway Concierge & Ticket Center between 46th and 47th Street on Broadway at noon.
That's what the cover of USA Today said when BEAUTY AND THE BEAST made it's debut in 1991! BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: Diamond Edition on Blu-ray hits the streets October 5, 2010 Disney's most requested film, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, arrives for the first time on Blu-ray Hi-Def.