Tag Archives: vanessa williams

  • ‘After Midnight’ Set to Sail with the Norwegian Escape this Fall

    Jan 25, 15 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *The acclaimed Broadway musical, “After Midnight,” signed a deal with Norwegian Cruise Line. The show is coming abroad the Norwegian Escape starting in November, according to AlwaysAList. The musical, which originally starred Dule Hill and Fantasia, will be showcased on the newest and largest cruise line this fall. This make sense since the show was a hit.

  • Cicely Tyson Tears Up, Talks Historical Black Films (Watch)

    Dec 27, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *CIcely Tyson is one heck of a legend! And there’s a strong possibility the next awards season will recognize her for just that (hello, Emmys!). The 80-year-old acclaimed actress talked with theGrio‘s Chris Witherspoon about reprising her lauded role in the TV version of “The Trip to Bountiful.” Not only that, she got quite emotional discussing […]

  • Vanessa Williams Set to Say ‘I Do’ to Jim Skrip

    Sep 27, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment


    *Hey! Have you heard? Vanessa Williams is engaged! Yep, congrats are in order for the singer/actress and former Miss America. She broke the news while promoting the play “The Trip to Bountiful,” which opened in Los Angeles on Friday, with co-stars Blair Underwood and Cicely Tyson on “The Queen Latifah Show.” “I got engaged,” Williams […]

  • The Trip To Bountiful Opens Friday in Los Angeles

    Sep 24, 14 by Media Relations: CTG Publicity Leave a comment


    *The Center Theatre Group engagement of the Tony-nominated Broadway revival of Horton Foote’s American masterpiece “The Trip to Bountiful” opens Friday, September 26 at the Ahmanson Theatre. The production continues through November 2, 2014. Directed by Michael Wilson, the cast includes Cicely Tyson, Vanessa Williams, Blair Underwood, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Devon Abner, Wade Dooley, Arthur French, […]

  • Blair Underwood Stars Opposite Cicely Tyson in ‘The Trip To Bountiful’

    Sep 24, 14 by Darlene Donloe Leave a comment


    *Every time he thinks about it, Blair Underwood can’t believe his good fortune. Not only did he appear with Cicely Tyson in the television movie, The Trip To Bountiful, but this Friday he will appear, for the first time, on stage with the veteran actress he says he’s revered for years. “It’s amazing when I […]

  • Vanessa Williams on IRS’ Unpaid Taxes List; Close to $370K Owed

    Aug 28, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *No matter who you are, famous or not, it’s hard to escape the Internal Revenue Services. Especially when you owe them. Apparently, Vanessa Williams didn’t get the memo as she owes nearly $370,000 in unpaid taxes, according to The Smoking Gun. The site reports the former Miss America was issued a lien earlier this month […]