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Detroit, MI, USA
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Courtney was honored with a Tony Award nomination, the Theater World Award and the Clarence Derwent Award for his Broadway debut performance in August Wilson's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Fences, starring James Earl Jones and directed by the late Lloyd Richards. Courtney also starred in John Guare's ... (read complete bio)
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Birth Place: Detroit, MI, USA

Bio:
Courtney was honored with a Tony Award nomination, the Theater World Award and the Clarence Derwent Award for his Broadway debut performance in August Wilson's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Fences, starring James Earl Jones and directed by the late Lloyd Richards. Courtney also starred in John Guare's ... (read complete bio)
GENIUS: ARETHA en exclusiva en Disney+ el viernes 4 de junio Photo GENIUS: ARETHA en exclusiva en Disney+ el viernes 4 de junio
by Ainhoa Hornero - Apr 29, 2021

Cyntihia Erivo será la encargada de meterse en la piel de la famosa cantante

VIDEO: On This Day, April 1- Tom Hanks Makes His Broadway Debut In Nora Ephron's LUCK Photo VIDEO: On This Day, April 1- Tom Hanks Makes His Broadway Debut In Nora Ephron's LUCKY GUY
by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2021

On this day in 2013, Academy Award-winner Tom Hanks made his Broadway debut in Lucky Guy, written by Nora Ephron and directed by George C. Wolfe. 

VIDEO: Listen to Cynthia Erivo's Cover of 'Chain of Fools' From GENIUS: ARETHA Photo VIDEO: Listen to Cynthia Erivo's Cover of 'Chain of Fools' From GENIUS: ARETHA
by Stage Tube - Mar 12, 2021

Episodes will be available the next day on Hulu, culminating in a celebration of Aretha Franklin’s birthday, with all eight episodes available to stream by Thursday, March 25.

VIDEO: Courtney B. Vance Gushes Over Aretha Franklin on THE TONIGHT SHOW Photo VIDEO: Courtney B. Vance Gushes Over Aretha Franklin on THE TONIGHT SHOW
by Stage Tube - Mar 9, 2021

Courtney B. Vance talks about the pandemic ruining his 60th birthday and shares what he learned about Aretha Franklin while filming his show Genius: Aretha.

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Angela Bassett & More Will Present at the CRITICS CHOICE AWARDS Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda, Angela Bassett & More Will Present at the CRITICS CHOICE AWARDS
by TV News Desk - Mar 2, 2021

The winners will be revealed LIVE on The CW on Sunday, March 7, 2021 from 7-10pm ET/PT, with acclaimed film, television, and stage star Taye Diggs returning to host for his third consecutive time.  

GENIUS: ARETHA Premiere Events Will Feature a Special Performance by Cynthia Erivo Photo GENIUS: ARETHA Premiere Events Will Feature a Special Performance by Cynthia Erivo
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2021

Nat Geo's GENIUS: ARETHA doesn't arrive until, March 21, but the network is planning to tease the show in a major way. The new series, led by Tony winner Cynthia Erivo, will host premiere multi-city drive-in screening events on March 11, featuring a special performance by Erivo herself.

VIDEO: See Cynthia Erivo in the Trailer for GENIUS: ARETHA Photo VIDEO: See Cynthia Erivo in the Trailer for GENIUS: ARETHA
by Stage Tube - Feb 9, 2021

National Geographic and Cynthia Erivo (“Harriet,” “The Color Purple”) revealed today during the network’s TCA session the highly anticipated premiere date and official series trailer for the multiple Emmy award-winning anthology series GENIUS: ARETHA.

HAMILTON, MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM, Debbie Allen, Viola Davis and More Nominated for  Photo HAMILTON, MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM, Debbie Allen, Viola Davis and More Nominated for 52nd NAACP Image Awards
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2021

The full-list of nominees for the 52nd NAACP Image Awards were announced today in a special virtual event on NAACP Image Awards’ Instagram channel hosted by Tony-award winning actress and singer Anika Noni-Rose, actress and singer Chloe Bailey, actress Erika Alexander, actor, dancer, and choreographer Nicco Annan, and actor and singer TC Carson.

Cynthia Erivo Unveils Key Art for GENIUS: ARETHA Photo Cynthia Erivo Unveils Key Art for GENIUS: ARETHA
by TV News Desk - Jan 8, 2021

Cynthia Erivo marked her birthday by unveiling the exclusive key art to National Geographic’s critically acclaimed anthology series, GENIUS: ARETHA.

Patrice Covington Releases New Rendition of 'My Favorite Things' Photo Patrice Covington Releases New Rendition of 'My Favorite Things'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2020

Need a new favorite thing? Broadway veteran Patrice Covington (The Color Purple) has teamed with Keith Harris Experience to release a new single, a rendition of the classic 'My Favorite Things,' which is available now across all music platforms.

HBO's BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME Debuts November 21 Photo HBO's BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME Debuts November 21
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2020

HBO's BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME, a gripping adaption of the New York Times #1 bestselling book by Ta-Nehisi Coates and the Apollo stage performance of the same name, debuts SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 21 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT.

The Actors Fund Raises $1.1 Million at Virtual Gala Photo The Actors Fund Raises $1.1 Million at Virtual Gala
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2020

The evening featured appearances from Broadway luminaries including Medal of Honor recipients Tony Award-winning actor Matthew Broderick and Emmy Award-winning actor and producer Sarah Jessica Parker. The honor was presented to the couple by three-time Tony Award-winning actor Nathan Lane.

Janelle Monáe Closes LOVECRAFT COUNTRY With A Virtual Reality Concert Experience Photo Janelle Monáe Closes LOVECRAFT COUNTRY With A Virtual Reality Concert Experience
by TV News Desk - Oct 12, 2020

To celebrate the season finale of the new series LOVECRAFT COUNTRY, HBO will close out their Lovecraft Country: Sanctum Social VR experience by transporting invited guests into Music of the Cosmos.

Shakespeare Theatre Company Invites All To Attend Free Virtual Gala SHAKESPEARE EVERY Photo Shakespeare Theatre Company Invites All To Attend Free Virtual Gala SHAKESPEARE EVERYWHERE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2020

Shakespeare Theatre Company is extending an invitation to this year's free Virtual Gala titled Shakespeare Everywhere on Saturday, October 3 at 7 p.m. Hosted by STC's Artistic Director Simon Godwin the hour-long event will be a combination of live and recorded performances including performers from 25 countries in a truly worldwide celebration.

BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME Debuts Nov. 21 on HBO Photo BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME Debuts Nov. 21 on HBO
by TV News Desk - Sep 30, 2020

HBO's BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME will debut SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 21 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT, with Mahershala Ali, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Angela Davis, Tip 'T.I.' Harris, Mimi Jones, Ledisi, Greg Alverez Reid, Nate Smith and Olivia Washington rounding out the previously announced cast

ViacomCBS Entertainment & Youth Group Announces First Time Directors Program Photo ViacomCBS Entertainment & Youth Group Announces First Time Directors Program
by TV News Desk - Sep 23, 2020

ViacomCBS Entertainment & Youth (E&Y) Group today announced the First Time Directors program with a slew of high-profile executive producer deals with Angela Bassett, Idris Elba, Salma Hayek, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, John Leguizamo, Eva Longoria and Courtney B. Vance and their respective production companies.

HBO Launches LOVECRAFT COUNTRY: SANCTUM, An Exclusive Social VR Experience Photo HBO Launches LOVECRAFT COUNTRY: SANCTUM, An Exclusive Social VR Experience
by TV News Desk - Sep 1, 2020

To celebrate the highly anticipated new series LOVECRAFT COUNTRY, HBO has announced Lovecraft Country: Sanctum, a series of exclusive virtual reality events transporting invited guests into a world inspired by the show.

MJ Rodriguez, Jharrel Jerome & More Join HBO's BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME Photo MJ Rodriguez, Jharrel Jerome & More Join HBO's BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME
by TV News Desk - Aug 26, 2020

Variety reports that Jharrel Jerome, MJ Rodriguez, and seven more actors have joined the cast of HBO's adaptation of Ta-Nehisi Coates' 'Between the World and Me.'

VIDEO: New LOVECRAFT COUNTRY Trailer Teases an Intense Season Following Last Night's  Photo VIDEO: New LOVECRAFT COUNTRY Trailer Teases an Intense Season Following Last Night's Premiere
by TV News Desk - Aug 17, 2020

A dark, intense, and highly stylized new trailer for LOVECRAFT COUNTRY is packed with trippy visuals. The teaser gives us a look at what to expect 'In the Weeks Ahead.'

Broadway on TV: Find Out Which of Your Favorite Broadway Stars Will Star in New Fall  Photo Broadway on TV: Find Out Which of Your Favorite Broadway Stars Will Star in New Fall TV!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 16, 2020

While Broadway is shut down, many theater fans are itching to see their favorite stars perform. Luckily, there are many new television shows premiering that feature your favorite stage performers.

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