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Jimmy O. Yang Joins Indie Comedy 'Opening Act' - Hollywood Reporter

Vince Vaughn, Peter Billingsley and Sefton Fincham are producing the film, with Shafin Diamond and Michael Shader executive producing. Billingsley, who along with Vaughn is a principal at Wild West Picture Show Productions, directed Vaughn in 2009's ...

Jimmy O. Yang To Topline Vince Vaughn-Produced Comedy 'The Opening Act' - Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Silicon Valley star Jimmy O. Yang is set to star in coming-of-age comedy The Opening Act, from writer-director Steve Byrne. Vince Vaughn and Peter Billingsley are producing the pic via their Wild West Picture Show Productions as filming is ...

Documentary GameChangers Will Change How You Look at E-Sports - Austin Chronicle

E-sports – playing games like StarCraft II competitively, for big-money prizes – is a billion-dollar industry. So why is sports journalism, which loves big-money stories, so bad at covering it? Peter Billingsley, producer of GameChangers: Dreams of ...

Peter Billingsley is getting into the gaming industry - Page Six

“A Christmas Story” actor-turned-producer Peter Billingsley is giving people an inside look at the world of competitive gaming with his new documentary “GameChangers: Dreams of BlizzCon.” “These are really interesting cultures that exist and people ...

The Story of Peter Billingsley's Unlikely Success after “A Christmas Story” - TVOvermind

Remember Peter Billingsley? You might not simply because of his success as Ralphie on A Christmas Story, but his career continued to build after this no matter that many people might have missed it. For a kid that starred in roughly 120 TV ads by the ...

The Little-Known Connection Between 'Iron Man' And 'A Christmas Story' - Comicbook.com

Iron Man's producer credits included Marvel Studios' resident creative overseer, Kevin Feige, X-Men and Spider-Man producer Avi Arad, longtime Marvel Studios producers Victoria Alonso and Louis D'Esposito, and executive producer Peter Billingsley ...

Here's the Full TV Schedule of Today's Christmas Specials - PopCulture.com

6:00am - A Christmas Story (1983, Peter Billingsley) (TBS) & (TNT) 6:00am - Star in the Night (1945) (TCM) 6:30am - Christmas Connection (2017) (Hallmark) 6:45am - Meet John Doe (1941, Gary Cooper) (TCM) 7:00am - Frosty's Winter Wonderland (1976, ...

'It's a Wonderful Life' and 'A Christmas Story' marathon among TV choices for the week (videos) - cleveland.com (blog)

24, TNT and TBS): Lots of chances to see if little Ralphie Parker (Peter Billingsley) gets that Red Ryder air rifle for Christmas. Here begins the annual 24-hour marathon showing of the 1983 holiday favorite based on autobiographical essays by humorist ...

TV This Week, Dec. 24-30: 'A Christmas Story' marathon and more - Los Angeles Times

By Matt Cooper. Dec 22, 2017 | 10:00 AM. TV This Week, Dec. 24-30: 'A Christmas Story' marathon. Ralphie Parker (Peter Billingsley, right) chats up a department-store Santa (Jeff Gillen) in the holiday classic "A Christmas Story" airing on TBS and TNT ...

Where the stars of 'A Christmas Story' are now - Page Six

Where the stars of 'A Christmas Story' are now. December 19, 2017. As the central character, Peter Billingsley's Ralphie has become iconic. He's gone on to produce multiple films, including "Iron Man". MGM / Getty Images. More ...

Where You've Seen A Christmas Story Live's Scene-Stealing Chris Diamantopoulos Before - POPSUGAR

Yes, the 11-year-old newcomer who plays Ralphie (Andy Walken) is a dead ringer for the original movie's star Peter Billingsley. And sure, we're still obsessing over Jane Krakowski's Marilyn Monroe moment during the "You'll Shoot Your Eye Out" number.

'A Christmas Story Live' didn't bring the holiday cheer - CNN

Actor Andy Walken, who plays Ralphie, is a dead ringer for Peter Billingsley, who played Ralphie in the movie. But the casting was not enough for the audience, which was quick to criticize the holiday musical on Twitter. One viewer tweeted: "They ...

Here's what Ralphie from 'A Christmas Story' is doing today - Page Six

It's the most wonderful time of the year to look back on whatever happened to the kid who played Ralphie Parker in the original version of “A Christmas Story.” Believe it or not, Peter Billingsley has been behind the camera on some pretty big hits ...

How A Christmas Story Live! Made Its Chinese-Restaurant Scene Less Racist - Vulture

Unlike the original film — which starred Peter Billingsley as a boy desperately pining for a Red Ryder carbine-action two-hundred-shot Range Model air rifle in 1940s Indiana — it's a musical based on the 2009 production by Dear Evan Hansen's Benj ...

Here's What Ralphie From 'A Christmas Story' Looks Like Now & You Won't Believe Where You Know Him From - Romper

A nationwide casting search replaced the memorable Peter Billingsley with 11-year-old Andy Walken, while Billingsley has shifted his career behind the camera in recent years. The musical version of A Christmas Story had a short-lived run on Broadway in ...

A Christmas Story's Original Ralphie On Why the Movie Was Destined to Be a Musical - Playbill.com

The writers also found sage advice and guidance in the film's original star, Peter Billingsley. On screen, he originated the role of the bespectacled Ralphie who longs for an Official Red Ryder Carbine-Action Two-Hundred-Shot Range Model Air Rifle!

Where Is Ralphie From 'A Christmas Story' Now? He's All Grown Up - Elite Daily

If you're familiar with the movie, then you're definitely familiar with the reckless but lovable Ralphie, aka Peter Billingsley. So, where is Ralphie from A Christmas Story now? The child star is all grown up. For as long as I can remember, my family ...

'Christmas Story' fans should make time for musical version, too - mySanAntonio.com

I triple-dog dare you to find a TV viewer who hasn't seen seasonal movie classic “A Christmas Story,” which has played repeatedly for years during 24-hour holiday marathons. This year, the funny family tale will be available on both TBS and TNT on ...

'A Christmas Story Live!' starring Maya Rudolph and Matthew Broderick airs Sunday on Fox - Akron Beacon Journal

Derived from the beloved 1983 film starring Peter Billingsley, Darren McGavin and Melinda Dillon, the musical hit Broadway in 2012 and has been a seasonal touring show ever since. The film, directed by Bob Clark and based on the writings and radio ...

Scoop: 20/20 on ABC - Sunday, December 17, 2017 - Broadway World

To celebrate the holiday season, “20/20” presents a Christmas special featuring actor Peter Billingsley, best known as the character Ralphie in the seasonal hit movie “A Christmas Story.” This special takes viewers behind the scenes of holiday ...

Peter Billingsley , also known as Peter Michaelsen and Peter Billingsley-Michaelsen, is an American actor, director, and producer, best known for his role as Ralphie in the 1983 movie A Christmas Story and as "Messy Marvin" in the Hershey's Chocolate Syrup commercials during the 1970s. He began his career as an infant in television commercials.

Peter Billingsley at ATX TV Festival 2014 Sullivan and Son.jpg
Billingsley at the 2014 ATX TV Festival for Sullivan and Son
Born Peter Michaelsen or Peter Billingsley-Michaelsen (disputed)
(1971-04-16) April 16, 1971 (age 45)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actor, producer, director
Years active 1973–present

Peter Billingsley (born April 16, 1971), also known as Peter Michaelsen and Peter Billingsley-Michaelsen, is an American actor, director, and producer, best known for his role as Ralphie in the 1983 movie A Christmas Story and as "Messy Marvin" in the Hershey's Chocolate Syrup commercials during the 1970s. He began his career as an infant in television commercials.

Meet Peter Billingsley, Who Played Ralphie in 'A Christmas Story'

More from Inside Edition: https://www.youtube.com/user/cbstvdinsideedition?sub_confirmation=1 Peter Billingsley shot to fame when he was 12 as Ralphie, the ...

Interview with Peter Billingsley

Junket interview with Peter Billingsley regarding the film, A Christmas Story. Conducted in LA circa November 1983. Interview broadcast on KOLN/KGIN-TV ...

American Voices: Peter Billingsley

"I think the irony about most people is we're a lot more alike than both sides want to make us out to be." Peter Billingsley on the upcoming election, the American ...

1983 Macy's Parade: Peter Billingsley

See Platypus Comix's coverage of the 1983 Macy's Parade for more... http://www.platypuscomix.net/darkvault/1983parade.html.

DreamHack Austin 2018: Peter Billingsley & John Keating (Gamechangers "Dreams of BlizzCon")

Ralphie Grows Up and Dishes on "A Christmas Story"

"You'll shoot your eye out!" Well, it turns out Ralphie didn't; in fact, he went on to share some behind-the-scenes secrets of the Christmas classic. Watch Ralphie ...