Cynthia Erivo News

 
Date Of Birth:
January 08, 1987 (32)
Birth Place:
Stockwell, South London
Bio:
Erivo made her Broadway debut reprising her starring role as 'Celie' in the critically acclaimed revival of "The Color Purple." She first played the role in 2013 at London's Menier Chocolate Factory and her performance on Broadway earned her several awards, including the Tony Award® for Best ... (read more)
TweetTWITTER WATCH

@CynthiaEriVo - 9/24/19 10:02am YUP!! Come one, come all!! Me and my good good friend @ShoshanaBean will be at the @ApolloTheater on December 16th… https://


@CynthiaEriVo - 8/25/19 11:26pm Sometimes, assume the best before assuming the worst of a person. Not everyone in this world comes from a place of… https://


MORE TWEETS
 
Date of Birth: January 08, 1987 (32)

Birth Place: Stockwell, South London

Bio:
Erivo made her Broadway debut reprising her starring role as 'Celie' in the critically acclaimed revival of "The Color Purple." She first played the role in 2013 at London's Menier Chocolate Factory and her performance on Broadway earned her several awards, including the Tony Award® for Best ... (read more)
Producer, Director, Screenwriter And Filmmaker Honorees Announced For Hollywood Film AwardsProducer, Director, Screenwriter And Filmmaker Honorees Announced For Hollywood Film Awards
by TV News Desk - Oct 15, 2019

The Hollywood Film Awards announced today that some of this year's brightest talent from behind the camera will be honored at the 23rd Annual “Hollywood Film Awards.” Writer/Director/Producer Bong Joon Ho will receive the “Hollywood Filmmaker Award” for the Palme d'Or winner “Parasite,” which opened to record-breaking box office and is being hailed by critics as one of the best movies of the year. Emma Tillinger Koskoff, longtime producing partner of Martin Scorsese, will be receiving the “Hollywood Producer Award” for “The Irishman.”  Critics have been calling the film a masterpiece since opening the New York Film Festival.  It is one of several films Koskoff has produced this year. James Mangold will receive the “Hollywood Director Award” for “Ford v Ferrari,” which already has audiences buzzing with excitement and Anthony McCarten, whose words have paved the way for many award-winning acting turns, will receive the “Hollywood Screenwriter Award” for “The Two Popes.” Actor and comedian Rob Riggle will host the ceremony, which will take place on Sunday, November 3, 2019 at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA. (more...)

Betty Buckley to Join Jason Robert Brown in Concert at SubCultureBetty Buckley to Join Jason Robert Brown in Concert at SubCulture
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2019

Jason Robert Brown has revealed his next guest joining him in residency at SubCulture and it is none other than Tony winner herself, Betty Buckley. Buckley is set for three appearances, November 23rd, 24th and 25th.  (more...)

BWW Interview: Laura Benanti Talks Broadway, Motherhood, Younger TV, and More Ahead of Axelrod Performing Arts Center's 2019 GalaBWW Interview: Laura Benanti Talks Broadway, Motherhood, Younger TV, and More Ahead of Axelrod Performing Arts Center's 2019 Gala
by Erica Handel - Oct 11, 2019

The Axelrod's 2019 Gala will star Laura Benanti, who won her Tony Award for her performance as Gypsy Rose Lee in the 2008 revival of Gypsy, starring Patti Lupone and directed by original book writer Arthur Laurents (more...)

VIDEO: Watch a New Digital Spot for HARRIET Starring Cynthia ErivoVIDEO: Watch a New Digital Spot for HARRIET Starring Cynthia Erivo
by Stage Tube - Oct 10, 2019

Focus Features has released a new trailer for Harriet, starring Tony, Emmy, and Grammy winner Cynthia Erivo. Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, HARRIET tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes. Her courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history. (more...)

Oprah Interviews Cynthia Erivo, Lupita Nyong'o for a Primetime Special on October 26 Oprah Interviews Cynthia Erivo, Lupita Nyong'o for a Primetime Special on October 26 
by TV News Desk - Oct 10, 2019

Oprah Winfrey sits down one-on-one with the award-winning actresses Lupita Nyong'o and Cynthia Erivo, who discuss their fast rise to fame and how their leading roles have shaped them personally and professionally, on an all-new primetime special entitled, “OWN Spotlight: Oprah At Home with Lupita Nyong'o and Cynthia Erivo” airing Saturday, October 26 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. (more...)

Cynthia Erivo to be Honored at the 2019 HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDSCynthia Erivo to be Honored at the 2019 HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS
by TV News Desk - Oct 8, 2019

The Hollywood Film Awards is proud to announce that multi-hyphenate, award-winning stars Shia LaBeouf, Taron Egerton, Cynthia Erivo and Olivia Wilde will be honored for their standout contributions to film this year at the 23rd Annual a?oeHollywood Film Awards.a?? LaBeouf (a?oeHoney Boya??) will receive the a?oeHollywood Breakthrough Screenwriter Award,a?? for his revelatory telling of his own turbulent childhood. For his uncanny portrayal of the legendary Elton John, Egerton (a?oeRocketmana??) will receive the a?oeHollywood Breakout Actor Award.a?? Erivo (a?oeHarrieta??), who stepped into the shoes of the heroic Harriet Tubman with unwavering strength and dedication, will receive the a?oeHollywood Breakout Actress Award.a?? And Wilde (a?oeBooksmarta??) will receive the a?oeHollywood Breakthrough Director Awarda?? for her critically-acclaimed directorial debut of a film that is certain to become a classic for the ages.  Actor and comedian Rob Riggle will host the ceremony, which will take place on Sunday, November 3, 2019 at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA. (more...)

Wake Up With BWW 10/7: SLAVE PLAY Reviews, and More!Wake Up With BWW 10/7: SLAVE PLAY Reviews, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2019

Today's top stories: Read the reviews for Slave Play, and more! (more...)

Video Roundup: Darren Criss, Gavin Creel, Cynthia Erivo, and More Perform at Elsie FestVideo Roundup: Darren Criss, Gavin Creel, Cynthia Erivo, and More Perform at Elsie Fest
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2019

On Saturday, October 5th, Elsie Fest returned to Central Park. Broadway's outdoor music festival Elsie Fest is a musical celebration of the Broadway stage and screen, led by singer and actor Darren Criss. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2019

(more...)

CeCe Winans to Perform with CSOCeCe Winans to Perform with CSO
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2019

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) announced that best-selling and most-awarded female gospel artist of all time, CeCe Winans, will perform with the Orchestra in the Classical Roots concert at Music Hall on Friday, March 6, 2020. (more...)

Cynthia Erivo to Play Aretha Franklin in National Geographic's Anthology Series GENIUSCynthia Erivo to Play Aretha Franklin in National Geographic's Anthology Series GENIUS
by TV News Desk - Oct 3, 2019

National Geographic, with Imagine Television Studios and Fox 21 Television Studios, announced today that Tony®-, Emmy®- and Grammy® Award-winning Cynthia Erivo (“Harriet,” Broadway's “The Color Purple”) will star as Aretha Franklin in the next installment of the Emmy-winning global anthology series Genius: Aretha. This upcoming season will be the first-ever, definitive and only authorized scripted limited series on the life of the universally acclaimed Queen of Soul. Filming will start this November for a spring 2020 premiere on National Geographic channels in 172 countries and 43 languages. (more...)

Ariana DeBose and Sara Niemietz Will Join Jason Robert Brown at SubCultureAriana DeBose and Sara Niemietz Will Join Jason Robert Brown at SubCulture
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2019

Ariana DeBose and Sara Niemietz will join Jason Robert Brown at SubCulture! The show takes place on Monday, October 14 at 7pm. (more...)

BWW Review: THE COLOR PURPLE Captivates EdmontonBWW Review: THE COLOR PURPLE Captivates Edmonton
by Sarah Dussome - Sep 29, 2019

Based on Alice Walker's Pulitzer-winning novel, The Colour Purple chronicles young Celie's journey from abused teen to confident woman. Poignant and powerful, the Citadel Theatre's adaptation of the beloved Broadway musical is not to be missed. (more...)

The 32nd Annual Virginia Film Festival Announces LineupThe 32nd Annual Virginia Film Festival Announces Lineup
by TV News Desk - Sep 25, 2019

The 32nd Annual Virginia Film Festival will feature a deep and diverse program of more than 150 films, including some of the hottest titles on the festival circuit today, and an array of special guests from throughout the industry, and from across the globe. This year's lineup includes award-winning actor, writer, and director Ethan Hawke, noted actor Ann Dowd, international bestselling author John Grisham, actor Dennis Christopher, acclaimed filmmaker Wanuri Kahiu - plus more than 100 filmmakers in all. (more...)

Cynthia Erivo And Shoshana Bean Will Return To the Apollo Theater for Annual Holiday Event NIGHT DIVINECynthia Erivo And Shoshana Bean Will Return To the Apollo Theater for Annual Holiday Event NIGHT DIVINE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2019

On Monday, December 16, Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award Winner Cynthia Erivo and Broadway star, Billboard #1 recording artist Shoshana Bean come together for a one-night-only Holiday Spectacular at Harlem's World Famous Apollo Theater. After a sold out 2018 engagement, two of the most gifted singers on earth return to lift their voices for one incredible Night Divine. (more...)

Wake Up With BWW 9/19: THE ROSE TATTOO Begins Previews, and More!Wake Up With BWW 9/19: THE ROSE TATTOO Begins Previews, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2019

Today's top stories: The Rose Tattoo begins previews tonight, and more! (more...)

Photo Coverage: CASAMIGOS TEQUILA at Entertainment Weekly's Must List TIFF PartyPhoto Coverage: CASAMIGOS TEQUILA at Entertainment Weekly's Must List TIFF Party
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2019

Casamigos Tequila was flowing at Entertainment Weekly's Must List Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) party at The Thompson Hotel in Toronto. (more...)

Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of HARRIET Starring Cynthia Erivo?Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of HARRIET Starring Cynthia Erivo?
by TV News Desk - Sep 11, 2019

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, HARRIET tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes. Her courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history. HARRIET stars Cynthia Erivo, Leslie Odom Jr., and Janelle Monae. (more...)

Gavin Creel, Ariana DeBose & More Will Perform at Elsie Fest This OctoberGavin Creel, Ariana DeBose & More Will Perform at Elsie Fest This October
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2019

Elsie Fest, New York City's first music festival featuring stars and songs of the stage and screen, will return for its 5th year this fall! A line-up has not yet been announced, but pre-sale begins today for tickets to the October 5th event. (more...)

BWW Review: HOUSE OF NOIRE Burlesque Sets The Laurie Beechman Theatre AblazeBWW Review: HOUSE OF NOIRE Burlesque Sets The Laurie Beechman Theatre Ablaze
by Bobby Patrick - Sep 9, 2019

A sexy, slinky, empowering night of Burlesque debuted at The Beechman last night, courtesy of The House Of Noire. (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 48