National Geographic Reveal Premiere Date And Trailer For Anthology Series ‘GENIUS: ARETHA’

National Geographic and Cynthia Erivo (“Harriet,” “The Color Purple”) revealed today during the network’s TCA session the highly-anticipated premiere date and official series trailer.

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Join Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater For A Spectacular Virtual Spirit Gala 2020

In the spirit and intention of Alvin Ailey himself, join them for an evening showcasing the beauty and transcendent power of dance to not only entertain but to unite, empower, honor, uplift, and educate. Continue Reading →

Cynthia Erivo First Look As Aretha Franklin In “GENIUS: ARETHA” (Video)

National Geographic and Fox 21 Television Studios will release a first-look, national teaser promo for GENIUS: ARETHA during this Sunday’s Oscars® telecast airing on ABC. Continue Reading →

First Look Of Cynthia Erivo As The Queen Of Soul In National Geographic’s “Genius: Aretha”

Today, National Geographic and Fox 21 Television Studios released a first look photo of triple threat Tony-, Emmy- and Grammy Award-winning Cynthia Erivo (“Harriet,” “The Color Purple”) as Aretha Franklin during the GENIUS: ARETHA start of production. Continue Reading →

National Geographic Taps Anthony Hemingway As Executive Producer And Director For “Genius: Aretha”

National Geographic, with Imagine Television Studios and Fox 21 Television Studios, has announced that the cast joining previously announced Cynthia Erivo (“Harriet,” Broadway’s “The Color Purple“) as Aretha Franklin in the next installment of the Emmy-winning global anthology series GENIUS: ARETHA. Continue Reading →

Cynthia Erivo To Play Harlem Fave Aretha Franklin In Genius: Aretha

National Geographic, with Imagine Television Studios and Fox 21 Television Studios, announced today that Tony, Emmy and Grammy Award-winning Cynthia Erivo (“Harriet,” Broadway’s “The Color Purple“) will star as Aretha Franklin in the next installment of the Emmy-winning global anthology series Genius: Aretha. Continue Reading →

Live From Lincoln Center Presents Broadway’s Brightest With Cynthia Erivo And Others

Live From Lincoln Center will welcome three of Broadway’s brightest stars— Cynthia Erivo, Annaleigh Ashford, and Megan Hilty—for the second season of the critically acclaimed Stars in Concert performance series on PBS. Continue Reading →


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