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VIDEO: Idina Menzel Sings 'Wind Beneath My Wings' in Lifetime's 'Beaches' Trailer!

Idina Menzel is stepping into Bette Midler‘s shoes for the upcoming remake of Beaches and she is belting out the classic song “The Wind Beneath My Wings” in the newly released trailer!

The Tony-winning actress stars alongside Nia Long in the Lifetime movie, which will be a contemporary remake of the 1988 film.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Idina Menzel

Beaches follows the serendipitous meeting of two young girls on the Venice Boardwalk, who, though worlds apart in lifestyle, embark on unexpected and lifelong friendship. CC (Menzel) is an aspiring singer trying to make it in Los Angeles until she is discovered by a director who gives her her first big shot. Hillary (Long) is the daughter of a prominent civil rights lawyer who struggles to find her own destiny. Their friendship—even with its ups and downs—sustains them for decades.

Catch the movie on Lifetime on Saturday, January 21 at 8/7c!


Beaches | Premieres January 21 at 8/7c | Lifetime

Jordan Peele & Chelsesa Peretti Make First Post-Married Appearance At 'Keanu' Premeire!

Jordan Peele flashes a smile alongside his stunning wife Chelsea Peretti while attending the premiere of his latest film Keanu held at the ArcLight Cinemas Cinerama Dome on Wednesday (April 27) in Hollywood, Calif.

The 37-year-old actor was joined by his co-stars Keegan-Michael Key, Nia Long, Rob Huebel and Tiffany Haddish, as well as Emmy Rossum, Rob Thomas, Jane Lynch, Amber Stevens West, Loretta Devine, Alison Pill and boyfriend Joshua Leonard, Melissa Fumero, Terry Crews and wife Rebecca, and Christopher Mintz-Plasse, who all came out to show their support.

Jordan and Chelsea, 38, recently revealed they got married and skipped having a big formal wedding.

“We spent the money on ourselves and we had a day for us and we sort of got away, and it was the best thing we could’ve done,” Jordan expressed (via People). “I recommend elopement to anyone! Tell your family about it later.”


‘Keanu’ Red Band Trailer

FYI: Chelsea is wearing a Style Runway jumpsuit, Brian Atwood heels, EF Collection studs, and carrying a Kotur clutch. Jordan is wearing a Todd Snyder suit, Rails shoes, an Armani tie, and a Hugo Boss shirt. Nia is wearing a Lanvin dress. Keegan is wearing a John Varvatos three piece suit and shirt.

50+ pictures inside of Jordan Peele, Chelsesa Peretti and others at the premiere of KeanuMore Here! »

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Kerry Washington, Jamie Foxx & Octavia Spencer Celebrate Black Culture At ABFF Awards 2016!

Kerry Washington flashes a smile alongside Regina King and Jamie Foxx backstage at the 2016 ABFF Awards: A Celebration Of Hollywood held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday (February 21) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The three stars were joined at the event by Robert Downey Jr., Octavia Spencer, Keke Palmer, Taye Diggs, Garcelle Beauvais, O’Shea Jackson Jr and his father Ice Cube, Pharrell Williams and his wife Helen Lasichanh, Estelle, Don Cheadle and his wife Bridgid Coulter, Anthony Anderson, Nia Long, Regina Hall and director Ryan Coogler.

The ceremony, which is set to air Tuesday (February 23) at 8pm on BET and Centric, celebrated black culture and honored individuals, movies and television shows of the past year that have had a significant impact on American entertainment, as well as the people who have been proponents in championing diversity and inclusion in Hollywood.

The Excellence in the Arts Awards will went to actors/directors Don and Regina King, while Creed director Ryan was honored with the Rising Star prize.

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Freida Pinto, Jenna Dewan & Rosario Dawson Celebrate The A List 15th Anniversary!

Freida Pinto, Jenna Dewan-Tatum and Rosario Dawson strike a pose while attending The A List 15th Anniversary Party held at THE A LIST’s Beverly Hills Showroom on Tuesday (September 1) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The three ladies were joined at the event by Jordana Brewster, Abigail Spencer, Selma Blair, Ali Larter, Busy Phillips, Danny Masterson and his wife Bijou Phillips, Minka Kelly, Mandy Moore, Hannah Simone, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Joy Bryant, Katie Lowes, and Leslie Bibb.

Also in attendance: Cat Deeley, Clea Duvall, Dania Ramirez, Elizabeth Henstridge, Marla Sokoloff, Minnie Driver, Nia Long, Sasha Alexander, Sharon Osborne, Shiri Appleby and Vinessa Shaw at the event where guests noshed on bites from sweetgreen, ice cream sandwiches from Coolhaus, and sipped Veuve Clicquot.

The A List founder Ashlee Margolis hosted the party in celebration of the unveiling of their expanded Beverly Hills showroom. The updated showroom will house luxury brands and serve as a gallery for Ashlee‘s sister Carly‘s furniture line called Only Love Is Real that she created with her husband, Matthew Morgan.

FYI: Freida is wearing a Vince Camuto top, shorts and shoes, and an Armani Exchange bag. Jenna is wearing a Parker dress with Jimmy Choo clutch and shoes. Rosario is wearing an Ella Moss jumpsuit with Vince Camuto shoes and clutch. Abigail is wearing a Parker dress, Jimmy Choo bag, and a Zara jacket – Check out the full list of fashion credits after the cut!

75+ pictures inside of Freida Pinto, Jenna Dewan and others at The A List 15th Anniversary PartyMore Here! »

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Marin Ireland & Tony Goldwyn Premiere 'The Divide' in NYC Before Its July 16 Debut!

Marin Ireland flashes a big smile as she attends the series premiere of her new show The Divide held at the Dolby 88 Theater on Thursday (June 26) in New York City.

The actress was joined by creator and director Tony Goldwyn, and her co-stars Nia Long, Damon Gupton, Britne Oldford, John Bedford Lloyd, Clarke Peters, and co-creator Richard LaGravenese.

The Divide is WE tv’s first scripted series, which takes on the exploration of personal morality and how all people – especially ambitious people – struggle with the shades of gray found in the absence of a simple, ordered moral universe.

Catch The Divide when it premieres on July 16!


‘The Divide’ Trailer

25+ pictures inside of Marin Ireland and others at the premiere of The DivideMore Here! »

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Archie Panjabi & Chandra Wilson - NAACP Image Awards 2014

Archie Panjabi and Chandra Wilson walk the red carpet at the 2014 NAACP Image Awards held at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium on Saturday evening (February 22) in Pasadena, Calif.

The ladies were joined at the show by Tika Sumpter, Regina King, and Nia Long.

Archie was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her work on The Good Wife. Chandra and Regina were nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series for their work on Grey’s Anatomy and Southland, respectively. Nia was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for House of Lies.

FYI: Archie is wearing a Port 1961 gown, Jimmy Choo shoes, a Rafe bag, and Martin Katz earrings. Chandra is wearing a Tadashi Shoji dress, Aldo shoes, a Swarovski bag and earrings, and a ring from the Luxury Brand Group. Tika is wearing a Johanna Johnson gown and Paolobongia jewelry. Regina is wearing a Michael Costello dress and Simone Smith jewelry. Nia is wearing Danielle Queller earrings.

15+ pictures inside of the ladies attending the 2014 NAACP Image AwardsMore Here! »

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Kellan Lutz: Critics' Choice Awards 2014 with Nia Long!

Kellan Lutz and Nia Long hit the stage together at the 2014 Critics’ Choice Movie Awards held at Barker Hanger on Thursday (January 16) in Santa Monica, Calif.

The duo presented the Best Young Actor/Actress award at the big show to Adele Exarchopoulos for her work in the film Blue Is the Warmest Color. Congrats, Adele!

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Kellan Lutz

“Backstage at the #CriticsChoice awards about to present with the beautiful & talented @nialong.” Kellan tweeted from the show.

Check out all the winners from tonight’s show in case you weren’t able to watch live!

FYI: Nia is wearing L’Dezen Jewellery earrings.

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