Top Stories

Vanessa Williams - Latest News, Photos, and Videos

Vanessa Williams & Kristin Chenoweth: Broadway Bares!

Vanessa Williams and Kristin Chenoweth sit on a swing during the opening number of Broadway Bares, benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, on Sunday night (June 20) at NYC’s Roseland Ballroom.

Sitting in the audience was Star Trek‘s Zachary Quinto with pal Alan Cumming.

During the show, Lucy Liu joked, “Let me make one thing clear. I have never hosted The View!” (Amazing Race champ Reichen Lehmkuhl was on stage and pictured with her below.)

Producer and creator Jerry Mitchell announced that the show, which celebrated its 20th anniversary, reached its goal of $1 million dollars. He wrote, “THANK YOU ALL!!!!! WE DID IT 1,000,000$$$$ Plus a bit! I am so moved!! xxx”

Check a portion of Vanessa and Kristin‘s opening number below!








Vanessa Williams & Kristin Chenoweth: Broadway Bares!
lucy liu broadway bares 01
lucy liu broadway bares 02
lucy liu broadway bares 03
lucy liu broadway bares 04
lucy liu broadway bares 05

Scarlett Johansson: Drama League Awards with Liev Schrieber!

Scarlett Johansson wraps her arms around her A View from the Bridge co-star Liev Schreiber at the 2010 Drama League Awards held at NYC’s Marriot Marquis hotel on Friday (May 21).

Vanessa Williams (Sondheim on Sondheim) and her Ugly Betty co-star Michael Urie (The Temperamentals) co-hosted the event.

Other Broadway stars to attend included Hugh Jackman, Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Sean Hayes, who currently stars on Broadway opposite Kristin Chenoweth in Promises, Promises.

FYI: Scarlett is wearing a Zac Posen leopard jacquard scoop neck dress.

20+ pictures inside of the Drama League AwardsMore Here! »

scarlett johansson drama league awards 01
scarlett johansson drama league awards 02
scarlett johansson drama league awards 03
scarlett johansson drama league awards 04
scarlett johansson drama league awards 05

Vanessa Williams Joins 'Desperate Housewives' Cast!

Vanessa Williams is joining the cast of Desperate Housewives!

The Ugly Betty alum will be a series regular on the forthcoming series of DH, according to TV Guide Magazine.

“I’m a big fan of Vanessa’s work and I’m so excited that she’ll be moving into the neighborhood next season to cause trouble in all the ladies’ lives,” creator Marc Cherry said.

“I think our mystery is going to involve Paul Young [returning cast member Mark Moses],” Marc added.

Vanessa Williams is a Thin Mints Mama

Vanessa Williams and her daughter, Sasha, carry in boxes of Girl Scout cookies to the Studio 54 Theater in New York City on Thursday (April 29).

Sasha carried in Tagalongs and Berry Munch cookies while Vanessa brought in the Thin Mints – mmmmmm!

Vanessa is currently starring in Sondheim in Sondheim on Broadway – she joins Barbara Cook and Tom Wopat in performing brand new arrangements of more than 20 of Stephen Sondheim‘s classic songs.

FYI: Sasha is Vanessa‘s daughter with ex-hubby Rick Fox.

More Here! »

vanessa williams sasha girl scout cookies 01
vanessa williams sasha girl scout cookies 02
vanessa williams sasha girl scout cookies 03
vanessa williams sasha girl scout cookies 04
vanessa williams sasha girl scout cookies 05

Mary-Kate Olsen & Mark Indelicato: Otarian Opening!

Mary-Kate Olsen goes green in Dries Van Noten at the grand opening celebration of Otarian restaurant on Bleecker Street on Wednesday (April 14) in New York City.

Otarian is a fast-casual vegetarian restaurant chain that originated in Australia. Said Josh Gettler of New Street Realty Advisors, “Otarian’s exciting, new food concept is part of a greater movement towards increasing global awareness, the importance of healthy eating and protecting the environment.”

Other celebs in attendance: Ugly Betty‘s Mark Indelicato and Vanessa Williams.

20+ pictures Mary-Kate Olsen and Mark Indelicato at the Otarian opening… More Here! »

mary kate olsen otarian 01
mary kate olsen otarian 02
mary kate olsen otarian 03
mary kate olsen otarian 04
mary kate olsen otarian 05

Ugly Betty: Series Finale on April 14!

The series finale of Ugly Betty is just two weeks away!

Here’s the synopsis for episode “Hello Goodbye:” It’s the end of an era, but the beginning, Betty hopes, of something wonderful. In the award-winning series’ finale, which also features appearances by familiar faces from the past, Betty finds it hard to tell Daniel important news about her future. When she does, his reaction surprises her, but not Claire. Justin and Bobby enthusiastically consider taking advantage of a softening real estate market by apartment-hunting in Manhattan, but Hilda’s resisting even the most amazing places. Amanda grapples with the death of her dog, Halston, and Marc wonders if he’ll ever have a successful relationship.

The series finale of Ugly Betty airs on Wednesday, April 14 @ 10PM ET/PT on ABC. Sad face!!!!!

'Ugly Betty' Season 4 Promos!

Check out the bright and fun new Season 4 promos for ABC’s hit show Ugly Betty.

The season premiere episode “The Butterfly Effect” airs on Friday (October 16) @ 8PM ET/PT on ABC. Betty (America Ferrera) starts her new job as associate features editor and deals with resentful co-workers; bullies prey on Justin (Mark Indelicato); Wilhelmina (Vanessa Williams) harbors a secret; Daniel’s distress takes its toll, while Betty tries to run her own Mode photo shoot.

Pictured below: Jamie-Lynn Sigler as Natalie, a sexy girl who takes Daniel (Eric Mabius) out for an interesting night on the town).

In future episodes of Betty, Shakira will play herself and model Christie Brinkley will play Penelope Graybridge, the editor of a competing fashion mag.

15+ pictures inside of Ugly Betty Season 4 Promos… More Here! »

ugly betty season 4 promos 01
ugly betty season 4 promos 02
ugly betty season 4 promos 03
ugly betty season 4 promos 04
ugly betty season 4 promos 05

A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here