Vanessa Williams

Cuba Gooding Jr. Celebrates Final Performance with Tony’s Portrait

Cuba Gooding Jr. knows how to make a memorable exit. Following his final performance in Broadway’s The Trip to Bountiful, the Oscar-winning actor was honored with a portrait on the Broadway Wall of Fame at Tony’s di Napoli. The intricate portrait by Dan Mays depicts Gooding’s thoughtful role in the Tony-Award nominated play. Emcee/producer for the evening, Valerie Smaldone, introduced Gooding... Read More...

Cuba Gooding Jr., Vanessa Williams Add ‘Trip to Bountiful’ Starpower

Cuba Gooding Jr. and former Miss America Vanessa Williams will add more starpower to the 14-week run of Horton Foote classic The Trip to Bountiful. Grand Dame Cicley Tyson is already on board for the play. Tony Award nominee Condola Rashad rounds out the new additions. She’s appeared in Lifetime’s “Steel Magnolias” and Broadway’s Stick Fly. The play revolves around Carrie Watts (Tyson), an elderly woman who dreams of returning to her small hometown... Read More...