IFC’s Sherman’s Showcase will present a unique celebration of Black History Month with Sherman’s Showcase Black History Month Spectacular (pay no mind to the fact that February is Black History Month – they didn’t, which is kinda the point!). The special – which will feature guests like Michael Ealy, Questlove, Mario Van Peebles and more […]
Tag: John Legend
Inaugural Global Citizen Prize To Honor Leaders In Struggle To Eliminate Homelessness!
On Friday, December 20th, NBC will broadcast a special – Global Citizen Prize – that will honor those who are leading the fight against extreme poverty and homelessness. John Legend will host The Global Citizen Prize – which will recognize five categories: Cisco Youth Leadership Award, Artist, World Leader, Business Leader and Global Citizen of […]
The Voice Becomes… Wait for It… Legendary!
EGOT winner John Legend will serve as a coach on the upcoming spring cycle of NBC’s four-time Emmy-winning musical competition series The Voice. He will join returning judges Kelly Clarkson, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton, and host Carson Daly. Season 15 of The Voice premieres on Monday, September 24th (NBC, 8/7C).
Jesus Christ Superstar Live In Concert Finds Its Judas in Hamilton Alum!
NBC has announced that Brandon Victor Dixon – Tony Award-winning producer, Hamilton alum and Power co-star – will essay the role of Judas Iscariot in the network’s live Easter event, Jesus Crist Superstar Live In Concert! Dixon joins a cast with Tony nominees Ben Daniels and Norm Lewis, Broadway Veteran Jason Tam, “M. Butterfly” Star […]
John Legend Is Jesus Christ Superstar!
NBC has announced that singer-actor-producer – and multiple Grammy® winner – John Legend has signed on to perform the lead role in the network’s production of Jesus Christ Superstar Live In Concert. Jesus Christ Superstar Live In Concert will be broadcast on Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018.
Carrie Underwood and John Legend To Host Grammy’s® Greatest Stories!
Carrie Underwood and John Legend have been named hosts of the two-hour CBS special Grammys® Greatest Stories: A 60th Anniversary Special. Grammys® Greatest Stories: A 60th Anniversary Special will feature rare archival footage, exclusive interviews and special appearances by multi-GRAMMY Award winners and nominees – many of whom will perform. CBS’ Grammys® Greatest Stories: A 60th Anniversary […]
John Legend Only an Emmy Shy of an EGOT!
Only twelve people have ever pulled off the feat of winning an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony – and John Legend is an Emmy away from making that club a baker’s dozen strong. With Legend’s Tony win, last night, as a co-producer of August Wilson’s Jitney, Legend requires only an Emmy to […]
Music Superstars Honor The Bee Gees In Stayin’ Alive: A Grammy® Salute To The Bee Gees!
On CBS’ Stayin’ Alive: A Grammy® Salute To The Bee Gees, music stars, including Demi Lovato, Keith Urban, Tori Kelly, John Legend, Celine Dion and more, celebrate and perform classic songs made famous by the Bee Gees with special appearances by Cynthia Erivo, John Travolta and Wilmer Valderrama. Barry Gibb will perform a medley of […]
Teaser: Underground Executive Producer John Legend To Guest Star As Renowned Abolitionist!
President Trump might want to catch this week’s episode of WGN America’s Underground – for purely educational purposes if nothing else. In this week’s episode, Whiteface, John Legend – an executive producer on the show – will guest star as renowned abolitionist Frederick Douglass as he attends a Philadelphia party to discuss the cause when […]
WGN America Is Taking Underground Back To Sundance!
WGN America’s landmark series Underground will return to the Sundance Film Festival in collaboration with The Blackhouse Foundation,n Institute Associate of the festival. Series creators Misha Green and Joe Pokaski, executive producer John Legend and series stars Jurnee Smollett-Bell and Aldis Hodge will participate on a ‘Clips and Conversation’ panel discussion of the acclaimed program on Saturday, […]
ABC’s Greatest Hits Reveals First Performers!
Greatest Hits, ANC’s new six-episode music series, highlights hits from the 1980s, ’90s and 2000s – in a format that will feature original artists, unpredictable covers and intriguing combinations of performers. Today, ABC announced the first performers who have agreed to appear of the show and there are some very, very cool names on that […]