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Fantasia Barrino to Star in ‘The Color Purple’ Movie Musical

Singer-songwriter Fantasia Barrino will make her feature film debut in The Color Purple movie musical. Barrino, who rose to fame on the third season of American Idol, is in final negotiations to play Celie, a role that she played on Broadway in 2007 and for which she earned rave reviews. Whoopi Goldberg played the role […]

‘American Idol’ Special Looks Back at Past 15 Years

With the two-part finale on the horizon, the series revisits some of the most memorable moments.

‘American Idol’ Winner Fantasia Barrino Marries Kendall Taylor on a Yacht

The 31-year-old singer shared a photo of her and her new husband from the big day, referring to their relationship as "Real Love."

Disney’s ‘American Idol’ Experience to Close Early

The Orlando theme park attraction will not make it to the next round

‘After Midnight’ to End Broadway Run Early

The Tony-nominated Harlem Renaissance revue, which failed to build commercial momentum to match its critical acclaim, will play its final performance on June 29.

Tonys: Patti LaBelle, Gladys Knight, Fantasia Open Show With ‘After Midnight’ Number (Video)

Host Hugh Jackman joined the cast of the Jazz Age revue onstage at Radio City Music Hall to kick off Sunday's awards show.

Tonys: Hugh Jackman, Surprise Performances and More About Sunday’s Awards Ceremony

Producers hint at unannounced appearances, performers and other secrets in store for CBS' Tony Awards broadcast June 8 from Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

North Carolina Winners Rule ‘American Idol’

The Tar Heel State now has the highest number of winners in the history of Fox's singing competition series.

‘After Midnight’ Brings on the Divas

Patti LaBelle, Gladys Knight and Natalie Cole have signed on as special guests this summer in the Broadway revue, which scored seven Tony nominations including best musical.

Fantasia Returns to ‘After Midnight’

The Grammy-winning recording artist will reprise her guest headliner spot, coinciding with the period in which many Tony voters will be checking out the Jazz Age Broadway revue.

‘American Idol’ on the Charts: Scotty McCreery Continues to ‘See’ Upward Climb

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