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Cynthia Erivo Celebrates Her Birthday at 'Choir Boy' Opening

Cynthia Erivo is all smiles while arriving for the opening night performance of the new Broadway play Choir Boy on Tuesday (January 8) at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre in New York City.

The 32-year-old Widows actress celebrated her birthday that day and it seems she had a great time at the show!

Also attending the performance were Debra Messing and Cynthia‘s former The Color Purple co-star Danielle Brooks.

More celebs there included married couple Leslie Odom Jr. and Nicolette Robinson, Empire‘s Jussie Smollett, Elementary‘s Jonny Lee Miller, and mother-daughter duo Phylicia and Condola Rashad.

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Angela Bassett & Jussie Smollett Honor Incredible High Schoolers at Children's Defense Fund Beat The Odds Awards

Angela Bassett and Jussie Smollett are helping to honor some special high schoolers!

The duo stepped out for the Children’s Defense Fund Beat The Odds Awards on Thursday night (December 6) at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles.

They were also joined by Jurnee Smollett-Bell, her husband Josiah Bell and Alfre Woodard.

Other attendees included Aisha Hinds, Garcelle Beauvais, Tory Kittles, DeWanda Wise, Conan O’Brien and his wife Liza.

The annual event celebrates five Los Angeles high school stars, in recognition of their excellence in academic achievement, despite the obstacles that stand in their way.

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Emma Roberts, Cobie Smulders & James Van Der Beek Support Trevor Project at TrevorLIVE LA 2018

Emma Roberts is red hot as she strikes a pose at Trevor Project’s TrevorLIVE LA Gala 2018 held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday (December 2) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 27-year-old American Horror Story star was joined at the event by Cobie Smulders and her husband Taran Killam, James Van Der Beek, Daniel Levy, Amandla Stenberg, AJ Michalka, Jussie Smollett, Brad Goreski, Nico Santos and his boyfriend Zeke Smith, Lauren Ash, Janet Mock, Kyle Krieger and Raymond Braun.

Also in attendance were the special performers of the evening Lauren Jauregui, Deborah Cox, Pose stars Billy Porter, Mj Rodriguez, Indya Moore, Dominique Jackson and Hailie Sahar, as well as RuPaul’s Drag Race stars Gia Gunn, Ongina, Morgan McMichaels and Madame LaQueer.

The event helped raised over $1.5 million for The Trevor Project, the world’s largest organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people. TrevorLIVE LA is the organization’s annual star-studded signature fundraiser.

FYI: Emma is wearing Dior by Maria Grazia Chiuri with Irene Neuwirth Jewelry. Amandla is wearing a Viktor & Rolf dress and Irene Neuwirth Jewelry. Indya is wearing a Gucci dress and Giuseppe Zanotti shoes. Lauren is wearing an Alberto Audenino dress.

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Empire's Jussie Smollet & Serayah Dance To Find a Cure at amfAR event

Serayah joins Jussie Smollett during his performance at amfAR’s Dance2Cure Kickoff event held at Bardot at Avalon on Saturday night (December 1) in Hollywood.

The Empire co-stars were joined at the event by Victoria Justice, Chloe Lukasiak, Jay Ellis, Cindy Herron, Terry Ellis, Ava Cantrell, and AlunaGeorge.

Dance2Cure is “led by generationCURE, a group of energetic young amfAR supporters dedicated to ending the HIV/AIDS pandemic in their lifetime by raising funds for amfAR’s HIV cure research.”

Victoria, Chloe and Serayah were among the co-chairs of the event which featured performances by Jussie and AlunaGeorge.

FYI: Serayah is wearing a Drome look with Giuseppe Zanotti shoes. Victoria is wearing a Georges Chakra Couture dress and APM Monaco jewels.

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Gabourey Sidibe Meets Up with 'Empire' Co-Star Jussie Smollett at Heroes in the Struggle Gala

Empire co-stars Gabourey Sidibe and Jussie Smollett pose for a photo together at the Black AIDS Institute’s 2018 Heroes in The Struggle Gala at California African American Museum on Saturday night (December 1) in Los Angeles.

Gabourey was honored as one of the heroes this year.

Also seen at the event were Billy Porter, who was also honored at the event, as well as EJ Johnson.

If you don’t know, the event fell on World AIDS day, which happens on December 1 ever year.

Check out the photos from the event…More Here! »

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