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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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See Who Joined 'This Is Us' as Susan Kelechi Watson's Character's Mom

Phylicia Rashad has been cast in the role of Beth’s mom on This Is Us!

Beth is, of course, played by Susan Kelechi Watson on the hit NBC show.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Susan Kelechi Watson

The character, Carol, will appear in the second half of the season while focusing on Beth’s backstory, EW reports.

WHAT DO YOU THINK of this new casting news!?

This Is Us returns from hiatus on Tuesday (January 15) at 9 p.m. ET on NBC. Be sure to tune in!

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Michael B. Jordan Put His Sculpted Body on Display in 'Creed II' Trailer & Poster - Watch Now!

Michael B. Jordan is starring in the brand new, amazing trailer for Creed II, where he puts his hot shirtless body on display.

Here’s a synopsis: Life has become a balancing act for Adonis Creed. Between personal obligations and training for his next big fight, he is up against the challenge of his life. Facing an opponent with ties to his family’s past only intensifies his impending battle in the ring. Rocky Balboa is there by his side through it all and, together, Rocky and Adonis will confront their shared legacy, question what’s worth fighting for, and discover that nothing’s more important than family. Creed II is about going back to basics to rediscover what made you a champion in the first place, and remembering that, no matter where you go, you can’t escape your history.

Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Phylicia Rashad, and more star.

Be sure to check out the movie, in theaters on Wednesday, November 21.

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Drake Drops 'In My Feelings' Video with La La Anthony as Kiki

Drake has dropped the music video for his new song “In My Feelings,” which went viral this month thanks to a dance challenge on social media!

The video starts off with Drake arriving at the home of Kiki, who is played by La La Anthony. He throws a rock at her window and confesses his love for her and then her mom, played by Phylicia Rashad, shows up and tells him to leave.

At the end of the song, Drake wakes up from a dream and tells his friend that he had a dream in which he made a song about some girl and a kid did a dance to it and then the world did the dance and Will Smith was there.

Drake then finds out he’s on a movie set and the kid from his dream is the PA on set!

Joshua Jackson & Lauren Ridloff Celebrate 'Children of a Lesser God' Broadway Opening Night!

Joshua Jackson happily poses alongside his co-star Lauren Ridloff while attending the Broadway Opening Night after party for Children of a Lesser God held at the Edison Ballroom on Thursday (April 11) in New York City.

The 39-year-old actor and Lauren were joined at the event by co-stars Treshelle Edmond, John McGinty, Julee Cerda, Kecia Lewis and Anthony Edwards, as well as Nyle DiMarco who was accompanied by his brother Nico DiMarco.

Nyle is making his Broadway debut as a co-producer on the production.

Also in attendance to show their support were Rosie O’Donnell, Kathryn Gallagher, Isaac Cole Powell, Wesley Taylor, Corey Michael Smith, Luann de Lesseps, Mike Doyle, Phylicia Rashad and Marilu Henner.

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