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Amber Riley & 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' Win Big at Olivier Awards!

It was a big night for Amber Riley at the 2017 Olivier Awards!

The 31-year-old actress took home the award for Best Actress in a Musical for her lead role in Dreamgirls at the awards show held at Royal Albert Hall on Sunday (April 9) in London, England.

CHECK OUT: Kit Harington & Rose Leslie Couple Up For Olivier Awards 2017

It was a huge night for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – the play took home a record breaking nine awards tonight including Best New Play!

Jamie Parker – who plays Harry Potter in the play – took home the award for Best Actor while his co-stars Noma Dumezweni (who plays Hermione Granger) and Anthony Boyle (who plays Scoripus Malfoy) took home the awards for Best Supporting Actress and Actor.

Andy Karl also took home the award for Best Actor in a Musical for his role in Groundhog Day, but unfortunately had to skip the ceremony because he is currently on starring in a show on Broadway.

Also pictured inside: Andrew Garfield and Russell Tovey hit the red carpet after the awards show.

Congrats to all the winners!

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Kit Harington & Rose Leslie Couple Up For Olivier Awards 2017

Kit Harington and Rose Leslie are still going strong!

The cute couple stepped out in style on the red carpet at the 2017 Olivier Awards held at Royal Albert Hall on Sunday (April 9) in London, England.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Kit Harington

Also in attendance were The Affair‘s Ruth Wilson, Star WarsJohn Boyega, Hamilton‘s Lin-Manuel Miranda, Glee‘s Amber Riley, Downton Abbey‘s Sophie McShera, and Penny Dreadful‘s Billie Piper.

FYI: Ruth is wearing a Dior dress, Dior and Jessica McCormack jewels, and Olgana shoes. Rose is wearing a Dior and Asprey earrings.

15+ pictures inside of Rose Leslie, Kit Harington, and more at the 2017 Olivier AwardsMore Here! »

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Amber Riley Shares Stunning 'I Am Changing' Performance - Watch Now!

Amber Riley is set to star as Effie in the upcoming production of Dreamgirls in London and she’s giving fans a sneak peek at her role!

The 30-year-old actress took to her Twitter to share a stunning performance of “I Am Changing” as well as some of her thoughts about joining the cast.

“I think the thing that excites me about Effie and this role is that it’s challenging – vocally, emotionally,” she explained.

Amber added, Even though she’s young in the beginning, she has this full arch and a full evolution that happens and I haven’t been able to experience that.”

Watch her entire performance below…

PBS' A Capitol Fourth Special 2016 - Full Performers Lineup!

Sutton Foster and Gavin DeGraw practice for their performances during the rehearsals for the 2016 A Capitol Fourth special on Sunday (July 3) at the U.S. Capitol West Lawn in Washington, D.C.

The stars will be joined by a great lineup of entertainers for the annual Fourth of July special, which will conclude with a fireworks display.

Tom Bergeron will be hosting the special, airing on PBS at 8/7c tonight (July 4).

“I love performing in DC. I’ve been here several times with the Kennedy Center Honors; I’ve performed with the National Symphony [Orchestra], and then with Baltimore Symphony… to be able to be here for the Fourth of July, I thought it would be awesome,” Sutton told the Huffington Post.

Click inside to see the full list of performers… More Here! »

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Jordin Sparks Calls Out Audiences for Using Phones During Performances

Jordin Sparks poses on the carpet while attending the 2016 McDonald’s 365 Black Awards held at the Ernest Moral Convention Center on Friday (July 1) in New Orleans, La.

Also in attendance were the event’s hosts, Amber Riley and Lance Gross.

After the event, Jordin called out the audience for being disrespectful by using their phones throughout performances.

“It’s so frustrating when ppl have no respect 4 artists/audience members when they are on their phone during performances… on full brightness & then try 2 take pics with a flash. Come on now, we know how this works, we’ve had these smart phones for yrs now,” Jordin tweeted. “Don’t be rude. Have some respect 4 the performer up on the stage & the audience members actually trying 2 watch & pay attn or don’t come!”

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'The Wiz Live' Cast Reunites For Emmy Panel Discussion!

Queen Latifah is all smiles as she poses for photographs at The Television Academy’s panel discussion for NBC’s The Wiz Live! held at The Director’s Guild Of America on Wednesday (June 1) in West Hollywood, Calif.

The 46-year-old entertainer was joined at the event by her co-stars Mary J. Blige, Ne-Yo, Shanice Williams, David Alan Grier, Amber Riley, Elijah Kelley, executive producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, director Kenny Leon, and moderator Holly Robinson Peete.

The panel, which was presented for Emmy voters and fans, also included live musical performances from the cast members.

30+ pictures inside of Queen Latifah and others at the The Wiz Live Emmy event…More Here! »

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Ellen Pompeo Honors Debbie Allen At TV Land Icon Awards 2016!

Ellen Pompeo is all smiles as she hits the stage at the 2016 TV Land Icon Awards held at The Barker Hanger on Sunday (April 10) in Santa Monica, Calif.

“From the very start of her career on Broadway, she has followed her passions, chased her dreams and never let a ‘no’ get in her way,” the 46-year-old Grey’s Anatomy star expressed before presenting Debbie Allen with the Trailblazer Icon Award.

Also in attendance at the ceremony was Amber Riley, Seth MacFarlane, and Comedy Duo Icon Award winners Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key.

The Icon Awards also honored Ryan Murphy and FX’s hit The People v. O.J. Simpson and The Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons, who was voted favorite iconic TV character by fans.

20+ pictures inside of Ellen Pompeo and others at the 2016 TV Land Icon AwardsMore Here! »

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