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Also Credited As: Vanessa L. Williams
 
Date Of Birth:
March 18, 1963 (57)
Birth Place:
Bronx, NY, USA
Bio:
Williams is one of the most respected and multi-faceted performers in the entertainment industry today. She has sold more than seven million records worldwide, and her critically acclaimed work in film, television, recordings, and the Broadway stage has been recognized by every major industry award ... (read complete bio)
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Date of Birth: March 18, 1963 (57)

Birth Place: Bronx, NY, USA

Bio:
Williams is one of the most respected and multi-faceted performers in the entertainment industry today. She has sold more than seven million records worldwide, and her critically acclaimed work in film, television, recordings, and the Broadway stage has been recognized by every major industry award ... (read complete bio)
New Musical Theatre Podcast THE BROADWAY GINGER to Premiere October 5 Photo New Musical Theatre Podcast THE BROADWAY GINGER to Premiere October 5
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2020

This fall, a humorous lovenote to Broadway is making its debut on podcast platforms everywhere. The Broadway Ginger Company has announced the release of THE BROADWAYGINGER PODCAST, an upbeat new show for theatre nerds by theatre nerds.

Tate Donovan, Susan Egan, Danny DeVito and More From the Cast of HERCULES to Reunite  Photo Tate Donovan, Susan Egan, Danny DeVito and More From the Cast of HERCULES to Reunite on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2020

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today that the cast of the beloved 1997 animated film 'Hercules' will go the distance to reunite on 'Stars in the House' LIVE on Wednesday, September 23rd at 8 PM ET.

Kennedy Center Announces First In-Person Performance Since March with Renee Fleming a Photo Kennedy Center Announces First In-Person Performance Since March with Renee Fleming and Vanessa Williams
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2020

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts has announced the first performance in front of a live audience on one of the Center's famed stages in more than six months.

CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND Cast Will Return on STARS IN THE HOUSE Photo CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND Cast Will Return on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today that they will celebrate the six-month anniversary of 'Stars in the House' with the return of the cast of 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,' back by popular demand!

VIDEO: Audra McDonald Discusses Black Theatre United on CBS THIS MORNING Photo VIDEO: Audra McDonald Discusses Black Theatre United on CBS THIS MORNING
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2020

Award-winning singer and actor Audra McDonald appeared on CBS This Morning today to discuss Black Theatre United, which seeks to create equality in the theater communities across the country.

Judy Kuhn, Lillias White, & Beth Leavel Join The Seth Concert Series Photo Judy Kuhn, Lillias White, & Beth Leavel Join The Seth Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020

Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning icons of the stage and screen Judy Kuhn, Lillias White, and Beth Leavel will join the line-up of talent slated to participate in The Seth Concert Series.

Keep Music Alive Announces Matthew Morrison as Official Spokesperson for 5th Annual K Photo Keep Music Alive Announces Matthew Morrison as Official Spokesperson for 5th Annual Kids Music Day
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2020

Music Alive, the music education non-profit organization, today announced that Emmy, Tony, and Golden Globe nominated star Matthew Morrison will serve as the official spokesperson for the 5th Annual Kids Music Day.

Keep Music Alive Announces Matthew Morrison as Official Spokesperson for 5th Annual K Photo Keep Music Alive Announces Matthew Morrison as Official Spokesperson for 5th Annual Kids Music Day
by TV News Desk - Sep 9, 2020

Keep Music Alive, the music education non-profit organization, today announced that Emmy, Tony, and Golden Globe nominated star Matthew Morrison will serve as the official spokesperson for the 5th Annual Kids Music Day.

Idina Menzel, Kelli O'Hara and Kristin Chenoweth and More to Take Part in Roundabout  Photo Idina Menzel, Kelli O'Hara and Kristin Chenoweth and More to Take Part in Roundabout Theatre Company Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2020

A collection of Roundabout Theatre Company's treasured alumni and artist friends will offer one-of-a-kind conversations and encounters for 'Bid for Roundabout,' a fundraiser to support the theater in the face of an unprecedented financial deficit due to the COVID shutdown. The auction, powered by Charitybuzz, begins Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson and NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM Cast to Reunite for STARS IN THE HOU Photo Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson and NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM Cast to Reunite for STARS IN THE HOUSE 200th Episode
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2020

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today that the landmark 200th episode of 'Stars in the House' will reunite the cast of 'Night at the Museum' in support of The Actors Fund!

ABC Owned Television Stations Stage Nationwide 2020 Census Phone Bank Photo ABC Owned Television Stations Stage Nationwide 2020 Census Phone Bank
by TV News Desk - Sep 8, 2020

ABC Owned Television Stations stage a one-day-only virtual census phone bank in partnership with the Hispanic Federation and the support of the U.S. Census Bureau for a nationwide outreach to be held on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020.

Kristin Chenoweth, Neil Patrick Harris, Liam Neeson & More Will Take Part in Bid for  Photo Kristin Chenoweth, Neil Patrick Harris, Liam Neeson & More Will Take Part in Bid for Roundabout Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2020

A collection of Roundabout Theatre Company's treasured alumni and artist friends will offer one- of-a-kind conversations and encounters for 'Bid for Roundabout,' a fundraiser to support the theater in the face of an unprecedented financial deficit due to the COVID shutdown. The auction, powered by Charitybuzz, will begin on Tuesday, September 8, 2020.

Arizona Musicfest and Ballet Arizona Named 'High Performing' By National Report Photo Arizona Musicfest and Ballet Arizona Named 'High Performing' By National Report
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2020

Two Valley arts institutions were named 'high performing' by SMU DataArts (The National Center for Arts Research), in a prestigious report that tracks the health of arts organizations across the United States. Arizona Musicfest and Ballet Arizona were recognized among national arts organizations across 50 states.

Idina Menzel, Vanessa Williams, Lily Tomlin, Gloria Steinem and More Join WOMEN TAKE  Photo Idina Menzel, Vanessa Williams, Lily Tomlin, Gloria Steinem and More Join WOMEN TAKE THE STAGE Online Concert and Rally
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2020

On August 26th at 9pm ET, a free virtual concert will be taking place, marking milestones in women's voting rights and inspiring people to vote, support free, fair and safe elections, and help increase the number of women in elected office.

Broadway Catch Up: August 21 - Jennifer Hudson, Harvey Fierstein, Vanessa Williams, a Photo Broadway Catch Up: August 21 - Jennifer Hudson, Harvey Fierstein, Vanessa Williams, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 21, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out yesterday's highlights from some of your favorites, including Jennifer Hudson, Harvey Fierstein, Vanessa Williams, and more!

VIDEO: Vanessa Williams Talks About Black Theatre United on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Photo VIDEO: Vanessa Williams Talks About Black Theatre United on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2020

Vanessa Williams recently chatted with Good Morning America, where she talked about Black Theatre United, which she co-founded to help influence widespread reform within the industry.

MoPOP and SIFF Present THE FIFTEENTH ANNUAL SCIENCE FICTION + FANTASY SHORT FILM FEST Photo MoPOP and SIFF Present THE FIFTEENTH ANNUAL SCIENCE FICTION + FANTASY SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2020

The Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP) and SIFF present the 15th annual Science Fiction and Fantasy Short Film Festival (SFFSFF) in a new, first-time ever virtual experience, August 29 and 30. Tickets are on sale now for sci-fi fans of all ages at MoPOP.org.

Karen Olivo, Sierra Boggess, & Jeremy Jordan Will Join The Seth Concert Series Photo Karen Olivo, Sierra Boggess, & Jeremy Jordan Will Join The Seth Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2020

Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning stars of the stage and screen Karen Olivo, Sierra Boggess, and returning by popular demand Jeremy Jordan would join the concert series.

BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW with Claybourne Elder Photo BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW with Claybourne Elder
by Nicholas Adler - Aug 15, 2020

Claybourne Elder and the rest of the cast of COMPANY were all set to open the third revival production of the show on Broadway when COVID-19 hit and closed down NYC life as we knew it. Claybourne was set to appear in COMPANY, his fourth Broadway show, as the flight attendant, Andy, who you might know better as April in the original version.

VIDEO: Watch the Teaser for Hulu Original Film BAD HAIR Photo VIDEO: Watch the Teaser for Hulu Original Film BAD HAIR
by TV News Desk - Aug 13, 2020

Hulu has announced that its original film BAD HAIR will premiere Friday, October 23rd. The streamer has also shared the first teaser for the film.

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