Audra McDonald and Leslie Odom have been tapped to host the 74th Annual Tony Awards on Sunday, September 26. McDonald, a six-time Tony winner, will host the awards portion of the evening, which streams exclusively on Paramount+ at 7 p.m. ET. Meanwhile, Hamilton Tony winner... Read More.
Now this deal will make your head spin: Universal and its related company, the streaming service Peacock, have inked a reported $400 million deal to bring three new Exorcist films to the big and small screens. According to the studio, the film will be produced by the... Read More.
Leslie Odom Jr. is thrilled to be part of Knives Out 2, the sequel to the 2019 hit movie, especially since he'll be working alongside some familiar faces. Odom, 39, raved to ABC Audio about the A-list cast, which includes his Central Park co-star Kathryn Hahn, as well as Janelle Monáe and Kate Hudson, with whom he... Read More.
Leslie Odom Jr. is opening up about his newborn son, Able Phineas, whom he welcomed alongside wife Nicolette Robinson on March 25. The Broadway told ABC Audio that Able is an "easy baby," but admitted that's probably because his first child, Lucille Ruby, put him and Nicolette through the ringer four years prior. "I don't think... Read More.
This Father's Day will be very special for Leslie Odom Jr. The Hamilton star recently welcomed a baby boy, Abel, with wife Nicolette Robinson. Secondly, he's reflecting about his father-in-law Stuart K. Robinson's gift of life: he survived a heart attack and was allowed to celebrate becoming a grandfather again. That is why Leslie, 39, and Nicolette,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Lamar Odom, whose battle with drug addiction led to a near-death experience, is opening up about his use of a synthetic drug that he said helped him beat addiction. Odom, 41, said being treated with small doses of ketamine under medical supervision... Read More.
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.