Cynthia Erivo cast as Aretha Franklin in ‘Genius’ season 3
NEW YORK (AP) — National Geographic has found its next “Genius.”
The network has tapped Cynthia Erivo to play Aretha Franklin in a third installment of the anthology series.
Gerwig talks ‘Little Women’ for academy’s women initiative
NEW YORK (AP) — With a new awards season underway, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences hosted a luncheon Wednesday supporting female filmmakers and celebrating the women behind Greta...
‘Harriet,’ the first film about Tubman, premieres in Toronto
TORONTO (AP) — Hard as it may be to believe, "Harriet" is the first feature film about Harriet Tubman.
Kasi Lemmons' movie about the Underground Railroad leader premiered Tuesday night at...
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Jay Z and Beyonce late for Harvey Weinstein’s party
Harvey Weinstein had the entertainment at his pre-Oscars party re-started because Jay Z and Beyoncé arrived late.
The couple - who have five-year-old daughter Blue Ivy and are expecting twins together - made a surprise appearance at the movie mogul's lavish bash at the Montage Beverly Hills on Saturday (02.25.17), but when they got there, Cynthia Erivo, Chris Jackson and Corbin Bleu were already in the middle of their 'In the Heights' medley.
John Legend, Cynthia Erivo to perform Grammys’ In Memoriam
LOS ANGELES (AP) — John Legend and Broadway star Cynthia Erivo will be singing a Beach Boys song at Sunday's Grammy Awards.
Executive producer Ken Ehrlich announced Tuesday that Legend and Erivo will perform a new arrangement of "God Only Knows" during the show's In Memoriam segment.
The veteran producer was listening to music at home when he suddenly heard the 50-year-old song in a new way.
Broadway’s best to light up Coney Island at Elsie Fest
NEW YORK (AP) — This fall, the famous Coney Island boardwalk will host some special hot dogs with a Broadway flavor.
The second annual Elsie Fest, a one-day outdoor music festival celebrating theater stars, is set for Sept. 5 at the 5,000-seat Ford Amphitheater, offering a new location and a new slate of singers.
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