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AnnaLynne McCord & Laura Benanti Are Red Hot for Red Dress Awards!

AnnaLynne McCord and Laura Benanti walk the red carpet for Woman’s Day’s 2018 Red Dress Awards on Tuesday (February 6) in New York City.

Also in attendance at the event were TV personalities Alicia Quarles, Tamron Hall, and Star Jones.

Debbie Harry was there with her band Blondie for a performance.

AnnaLynne is currently in the Big Apple while promoting her new movie First We Take Brooklyn. Laura recently wrapped her run in the Broadway play Meteor Shower.

15+ pictures inside of the stars at the Red Dress Awards… More Here! »

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Laura Benanti Reprises Role as Melania Trump on 'Colbert'

Laura Benanti has made her return to The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to reprise her role as First Lady of the United States, Melania Trump.

The Tony-winning actress, who is currently starring on Broadway in the play Meteor Shower, appeared on the Thursday (November 30) episode.

Laura, as Melania, did the interview from the Christmas-decorated “White House” and she opened up about Ivana Trump‘s remarks about her.

“They did not affect me, Stephen,” she said. “In fact, I want to let Mrs. Trump know that I have tremendous admiration and respect for Ivanka.”

Melania Trump Is Dreaming Of A Dark Christmas
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Amy Schumer Makes Her Broadway Debut - See the Photos!

Amy Schumer is currently appearing on Broadway in the new comedy Meteor Shower and the first photos from the production have been released ahead of Wednesday night’s official opening!

The actress and comedian is starring opposite Tony winner Laura Benanti, Keegan-Michael Key, and Jeremy Shamos in the play, written by Steve Martin.

Here is a synopsis: “It’s a hot night in Ojai, California, and Corky (Schumer) and her husband Norm (Shamos) are having another couple over for dinner. But Laura (Benanti) and Gerald (Key) aren’t looking for a casual evening of polite small talk with new friends. Eventually, the two couples find themselves in a marital free-fall matched in velocity and peril only by the smoldering space rocks tearing through the sky.”

The play is already a smash hit, selling out performances and earning the largest advance sales ever for the Booth Theatre with over $7.5 million in ticket sales before the run even began. Get your tickets now while you still can!

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Laura Benanti to Leave 'Supergirl,' Erica Durance Replacing Her

Laura Benanti is leaving Supergirl after two seasons with the show.

The Tony-winning actress will be replaced by Erica Durance, best known for playing Lois Lane on Smallville. She will play Alura, the mother of Melissa Benoist‘s Supergirl.

“Unfortunately Laura, who Greg [Berlanti] and I have worked with for years going back to Eli Stone, was unable to continue in the role due to work commitments in New York,” executive producer Andrew Kreisberg said in a statement (via THR).

“But we are so blessed that Erica has come aboard to offer her own interpretation of Kara’s mother. We had tremendous success with a former Lois Lane last season with Teri Hatcher. We know Erica will continue the proud tradition of legacy actors joining our shows and creating new and exciting takes on classic DC characters,” he added.

Supergirl's Laura Benanti & Husband Debut Newborn Baby Girl Ella Rose!

Laura Benanti and her husband Patrick Brown have officially debuted their newborn baby girl Ella Rose!

The one-month-old beautiful baby girl was born on Valentine’s Day at Mt. Sinai West with the Midwifery of Manhattan, New York City. She weighed in at 7 lbs., 12 oz., and was 22 inches long at birth.

Valentine’s Day is a very special day for Laura, who has starred on Broadway in numerous roles, as well as on Supergirl and Nashville. Her father, Sal, was also born on Valentine’s Day!

See Ella Rose’s first photos below…

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