History Trivia / Rent

11th Jan '18 1:05:47 PM thekeyofe
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* NamesTheSame: The Mark Cohen in this show is in no way related to the guy who wrote the OneHitWonder "Walking In Memphis."

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* %%* NamesTheSame: The Mark Cohen in this show is in no way related to the guy who wrote the OneHitWonder "Walking In Memphis."
6th Oct '17 10:05:30 PM NWolfman
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* NamesTheSame: The Mark Cohen in this show is in no way related to the guy who wrote "Walking In Memphis."

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* NamesTheSame: The Mark Cohen in this show is in no way related to the guy who wrote the OneHitWonder "Walking In Memphis."
27th Sep '17 7:02:42 PM DesertDragon
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* StarMakingRole: Idina Menzel quickly became a Broadway sensation after playing Maureen.

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* StarMakingRole: Idina Menzel quickly became a Broadway sensation after playing Maureen. Taye Diggs and Jesse L. Martin went on to have careers onscreen.
12th Sep '17 9:05:27 AM NWolfman
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* IronyAsSheIsCast: In a CastFullOfGay, the only actor in the original cast who was actually gay was Anthony Rapp as Marc, a straight man.
** Anthony Rapp is actually bisexual (or at least he said that in an interview with Paul Wontorek in 2014).

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* IronyAsSheIsCast: In a CastFullOfGay, the only actor in the original cast who was actually gay was Anthony Rapp as Marc, a straight man.
** Anthony Rapp is actually bisexual (or at least
man (he later retracted this and claimed he said that in an interview with Paul Wontorek in 2014). was bisexual).
22nd Aug '17 11:08:33 AM dielerche
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** Anthony Rapp is actually bisexual (or at least he said that in an interview with Paul Wontorek in 2014).
12th Jul '17 8:16:59 PM dsneybuf
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** Creator/{{NBC}} reportedly considered televising a live production in December 2017, until they instead decided to air ''Theatre/ByeByeBirdie'' in that timeslot. Creator/{{FOX}} ended up rights to ''RENT''.

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** Creator/{{NBC}} reportedly considered televising a live production in December 2017, until they instead decided to air ''Theatre/ByeByeBirdie'' in that timeslot. [[note]]However, it would eventually get pushed back a year.[[/note]] Creator/{{FOX}} ended up obtaining rights to ''RENT''.
12th May '17 7:00:53 PM dsneybuf
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** Creator/{{NBC}} reportedly considered televising a live production in December 2017, until they instead decided to air ''Theatre/ByeByeBirdie'' in that timeslot.

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** Creator/{{NBC}} reportedly considered televising a live production in December 2017, until they instead decided to air ''Theatre/ByeByeBirdie'' in that timeslot. Creator/{{FOX}} ended up rights to ''RENT''.
9th May '17 4:51:38 PM sjh4889
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** Mimi and Roger's original actors (Daphne Rubin Vega and Adam Pascal) had a fling during the show's initial Broadway run.
8th Feb '17 12:17:12 PM NWolfman
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* NamesTheSame: The Mark Cohen in this show is in no way related to the guy who wrote "Walking In Memphis."
8th Feb '17 8:25:01 AM fearlessnikki
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** Unfortunately, after 10 years of marriage, Taye Diggs and Idina Menzel divorced but still remain best friends.

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** Unfortunately, after 10 years of marriage, Taye Diggs and * StarMakingRole: Idina Menzel divorced but still remain best friends.quickly became a Broadway sensation after playing Maureen.
* ThoseTwoActors: Movie version - Tracie Thoms and Rosario Dawson also starred together in ''Film/DeathProof''.
* ThrowItIn:
** In the movie version of "The Tango Maureen" the eyebrow lift and jacket toss were added in for fun during rehearsals, and the director kept it in.
** In the movie's "Today 4 U" Tom making the 'whipped' gesture and sound effect, and Angel popping out of the frame were ad-libs the actors after the director called "cut".


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** Jennifer Hudson auditioned for the role of Joanne in the film version. ''Series/AmericanIdol'' contestant Frenchie Davis was also considered.
** There was a shot of [[spoiler: April lying dead in the bathtub]] but they couldn't decide where to put it in, and left it out of the final film.
** An early idea for the film adaptation was to have it all revealed to be a FilmWithinAFilm.
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