The gravity of being honored for his work as an actor and artist is not lost on Oscar nominee Leslie Odom Jr. The One Night in Miami star is nominated for two Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Sam Cooke and Best Original Song... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Academy Award nominee Leslie Odom Jr. is crediting One Night in Miami director Regina King for his stunning transformation into legendary singer Sam Cooke. "There was so much trust. [Regina] really felt like she had the right man for the job," Odom Jr. told ABC Audio prior to his... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Leslie Odom Jr. shocked Hamilton fans last week when he revealed he almost didn't appear in the filmed adaptation of the musical. Odom, who originated the role of Aaron Burr that won him a Tony Award, recently told Dax Shepard on his podcast Armchair Expert why he nearly... Read More.