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Audra McDonald: Pregnant With Second Child At 45

Actress Audra McDonald may not win a Tony this year, but she may give birth to one. The six-time Tony Award winner is pregnant with her second child at age 45. This will be the first child for McDonald and ...
Theater

Audra McDonald: Marvels As Billie Holliday In “Lady Day at ...

Want know why Audra McDonald is the most-celebrate performer in Tony Awards history? Well, just go see “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill” and you will understand why! The six-time Tony Award winner is transfixing as Billie Holliday in ...
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Oprah Winfrey: Readying Her Broadway Debut?

Is entertainment mogul Oprah Winfrey ready to make her Broadway debut? There’s buzz out of New York City that the talk show icon and network owner is in talks with producers to star in the revival of the dramatic play, ...
Theater

Tony Awards: Black Is Back On The Great White Way

It was the second-most diverse night in Tony Awards history, as four African-American actors won statues in major categories from the American Theatre Wing.  Not since 1982 – the year that “Dreamgirls” reigned supreme – have four Black thespians won ...
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She’s Back: Audra McDonald Returning To “Private Practice”

Good news for fans of the Shonda Rhimes-produced ABC drama “Private Practice.” Tony Award-winning actress Audra McDonald will return to reprise her role as Dr. Naomi Bennett for the series finale. McDonald’s character is the ex-wife of Sam (played by Taye ...
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Shutting Its Doors: ABC’s “Private Practice” Ending

“Grey’s Anatomy” spin-off — and one of my favorite shows — “Private Practice” will end for good when the series concludes its 13-episode run at the end of this season. The show’s creator, celebrated writer/producer Shonda Rhimes revealed the news ...
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Just Hitched: “Private Practice” Star Audra McDonald Gets Married

Former “Private Practice” star Audra McDonald got married this weekend to Broadway star Will Swenson. McDonald, a five-time Tony Award winner, wore an Esosa dress during the wedding ceremony that took play at their home in Croton-on-Hudson, New York. The ...