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Idina Menzel Sings 'Close Encounters' Theme to Honor John Williams at AFI Tribute (Video)

Idina Menzel, Drew Barrymore, and Bryce Dallas Howard pose for photos while attending AFI’s Life Achievement Award Gala Tribute for composer John Williams on Thursday (June 9) at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.

Also in attendance at the event were former Los Angeles Lakers player Kobe Bryant and sibling duo Haley Joel Osment and Emily Osment.

During the gala, Idina popped up in the audience to sing the theme music to the movie Close Encounters of the Third Kind. Watch a short video of the moment below!

FYI: Idina is carrying an Alexandra Clancy clutch. Drew is wearing BCBGMAXAZRIA.

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Idina Menzel Reacts to Campaign for Elsa to Get a Girlfriend

Fans have been campaigning for Idina Menzel‘s beloved character Elsa from Frozen to get a girlfriend in the sequel and now the actress is addressing it!

“I think it’s great that she’s stirring it up. Disney’s just gotta contend with that. I’ll let them figure that out,” the 44-year-old actress told Entertainment Tonight.

Idina said that she would support the decision “no matter what.”

While there is no release date set for a Frozen sequel as of now, there is a holiday special to look forward to in 2017!

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Idina Menzel Is All Ready for Billboard Music Awards 2016

Idina Menzel slays on the hot pink carpet at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards held at the T-Mobile Arena on Sunday (May 22) in Las Vegas.

The 44-year-old actress and Broadway vet is all set to present on stage during the big show later this evening. We’ll be live blogging the whole show, so stay tuned for more photos and show videos!

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Make sure to tune in for the 2016 Billboard Music Awards, hosted by Ciara and Ludacris, TONIGHT at 8/7c on ABC!

FYI: Idina is wearing a Michael Costello dress, Jacob & Co jewelry, Rene Caovilla shoes, and an Edie Parker clutch.

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Kristin Chenoweth & Idina Menzel Reunite for 'Wicked' Duet 12 Years Later - Watch Now!

Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel just sang together for the first time in 12 years!

The actresses, who originated the roles of Glinda and Elphaba in the Broadway production of Wicked, partnered up once again for a duet of “For Good” from the musical.

“Sang with my girl Kristin Chenoweth for the first time in 12 years to honor Wicked The Musical producer David Stone at the Second Stage Theatre Gala,” Idina wrote on Facebook on Friday (May 6). “Very emotional. Hope you guys like!”

Watch the emotional duet below!


Kristin Chenoweth & Idina Menzel Reunite for ‘Wicked’ Duet

Idina Menzel Shares Her Career Path at Tribeca Talks Storytellers

Idina Menzel flashes a smile while at the Tribeca Talks Storytellers event during the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival held at the SVA Theaters on Monday (April 18) in New York City.

During the panel, the 44-year-old Broadway star talked about her life and career, which includes her work in film, television and theater.

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The night before, Idina stopped by the A Broader Way event, which offers girls from urban communities an outlet for creativity through arts programs.

“Thanks @abroaderway for a successful event. Love that there are so many teen & young women leadership initiatives,” Idina wrote about the event on her Twitter.

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Matt Bomer, Bryce Dallas Howard & Idina Menzel Buddy Up At 'Reel Stories, Real Lives' MPTF Benefit!

Matt Bomer flashes a smile alongside Bryce Dallas Howard and Idina Menzel while attending the 2016 Reel Stories, Real Lives MPTF Benefit held at Milk Studios on Thursday (April 7) in Hollywood.

The 38-year-old actor and the two ladies were joined at the event by Dennis Haysbert, Michael Douglas, Danny DeVito, host Adam Scott, Yvette Nicole Brown and Cuba Gooding Jr.

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“So honored to be a part of @MPTF #reelstories tonight,” Matt tweeted. “This is an incredible organization doing amazing things. Check them out!”

For almost 100 years, the MPTF has been providing programs and services essential to the well-being of individuals, their families and the industry community at large. The actors took the stage to tell stories written by industry members who have benefited from the services from the MTPF in the past years.

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Idina Menzel Sings National Anthem at White House Easter Egg Roll

Barack and Michelle Obama keep their hands over their hearts as Idina Menzel sings the National Anthem during the annual White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House on Monday (March 28) in Washington, D.C.

The 54-year-old President of the United States led the festivities and even refereed the Easter egg competition.

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also took the time to meet with many of the children in attendance, playing a round of tennis and reading “Where the Wild Things Are” alongside Michelle.

There was even an appearance from former professional basketball player Shaquille O’Neal!

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