AUDRA MCDONALD

Star Scoop: HBO Sings the Blues, Boyhood Gets a Presidential Nod, Taylor Swift Breaks the Rules

Star Scoop: HBO Sings the Blues, Boyhood Gets a Presidential Nod, Taylor Swift Breaks the Rules

  by Angel Lenise

Lady sings the blues goes from Broadway to HBO. The premium cabler will film a live performance of Audra McDonald’s award-winning, history-making turn as Billie Holiday in Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, and air the special some [...]

Tags: Audra McDonald, 1989, Birdman, Boyhood, hbo, jessica biel, justin timberlake, Portlandia, Richard Linklater, Star Scoop, Taylor Swift, tony awards
Winner’s Circle: Audra McDonald Makes History at the Tony Awards

Winner’s Circle: Audra McDonald Makes History at the Tony Awards

  by Angel Lenise

It was a big night on Broadway for Audra McDonald. The Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill star took home the award for Best Actress in a Lead Role in a Play at Sunday night’s Tony Awards, marking her sixth win—the most of any actress [...]

Tags: Audra McDonald, All the Way, broadway, Bryan Cranston, Hedwig and the Angry Itch, hugh jackman, Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill, neil patrick harris, tony awards, winner's circle