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Courtney B. Vance

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  • 'Finding Your Roots' with Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr.

    From 1948 to 1961, there was a show called "This Is Your Life," hosted by Ralph Edwards. In it, an unsuspecting celebrity was lured to a place by a friend or family member where Edwards would surprise them. People from the celebrity's past would then come...
  • 'Masters of Sex' recap: Bill sent reeling by double blow

    'Masters of Sex' recap: Bill sent reeling by double blow
    A one-two punch staggers Dr. William Masters (Michael Sheen) professionally and personally on “Blackbird,” Episode 206 of Showtime’s “Masters of Sex.” Bill’s medical career nosedives when he’s fired for the...
  • 'Masters of Sex' recap: Racial tension flares at Bill's new hospital

    'Masters of Sex' recap: Racial tension flares at Bill's new hospital
    Persuading white patients to patronize a predominantly black hospital during the late 1950s proves a daunting challenge on “Giants,” Episode 205 of Showtime’s “Masters of Sex.” Fired twice for his controversial study of...
  • Courtney Vance, Rene Auberjonois Join 'Masters of Sex' Season Two

    "Masters of Sex" will be receiving two more doctors in the upcoming second season. Courtney B. Vance and Rene Auberjonois have joined the season two cast of the Showtime drama series. Vance will play the recurring guest star role of Dr. Hendricks, the...
  • 'Smash's' Christian Borle Joins 'Masters of Sex'

    Showtime has tapped stage and TV star Christian Borle for a recurring guest star role for the second season of its period drama "Masters of Sex." Borle, whose credits include Broadway's "Spamalot" and "Legally Blonde" and TV's "Smash" and "The Sound of...
  • Phylicia Rashad Directing Wilson's 'Fences' At Long Wharf

    Phylicia Rashad Directing Wilson's 'Fences' At Long Wharf
    Diners and waitresses beam upon recognizing the familiar face of the woman eating a short stack of blueberry pancakes and sipping peppermint tea at an off-the-highway eatery in New Haven. "What play are you in?" asks the gentleman as he catches the...
  • Tony Awards 2013, 'Kinky Boots' takes best musical title

    The Tonys live... 8:22 p.m.: "Kinky Boots" was named best new musical, bringing its awards haul to six, the most of any production at the 67th annual Tony Awards. The musical, based on the 2005 British movie about a drag queen who saves a shoe factory,...
  • 2013 Tony Awards: A strong Chicago accent again

    2013 Tony Awards: A strong Chicago accent again
    On a stunning Tony Awards night for Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre Company, whose revival of “Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” proved triumphant in more categories than expected, “Matilda,” the spunky, imported, heavily favored...
  • 'Kinky Boots' wins six Tony awards including best musical

    'Kinky Boots' wins six Tony awards including best musical
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - "Kinky Boots" won six Tony awards on Sunday including the top award of best musical and a prize for its composer, pop queen Cyndi Lauper, as Broadway presented its top honors. Lauper won best score for her first Broadway musical,...
  • Tony Awards 2013: 'Kinky Boots' struts off with best musical

    NEW YORK — On Broadway's biggest night, a feel-good cross-dressing musical kicked up its heels. “Kinky Boots,” the Harvey Fierstein and Cyndi Lauper show about a struggling shoe factory that turns to fetish-wear to survive, took home...
  • Tony Awards: Big year for women as Lauper, MacKinnon, Paulus win

    Tony Awards: Big year for women as Lauper, MacKinnon, Paulus win
    This story has been updated. Kathryn Bigelow famously became the first woman to win an Academy Award for directing for her 2009 Iraq war drama, “The Hurt Locker.” Last night, the Tony Awards doubled down on that, handing out its top...