- 'Hamilton' sets a new record with 16 Tony Award nominations Updated: May-03-16 2:00 pm
NEW YORK - The megahit musical "Hamilton" has grabbed a record-breaking 16 Tony Award nominations, the biggest haul in Broadway history and another step in the show's march into theatrical history.
- Martin Short, Derek Hough join cast of 'Hairspray Live!' Updated: Apr-27-16 4:51 pm
NEW YORK - Comedian Martin Short and dancer Derek Hough have leapt aboard the cast of NBC's "Hairspray Live!" on Dec. 7.
- Aretha Franklin celebrates 74th birthday in Manhattan Updated: Apr-15-16 1:16 am
NEW YORK - Aretha Franklin was in the mood for celebrating, and not just because she had a birthday party.
- Nielsen says 13.3 million see final 'American Idol' Updated: Apr-08-16 2:49 pm
NEW YORK - An estimated 13.3 million people caught glimpses of Simon Cowell, Carrie Underwood, Paula Abdul and other stars of "American Idol" on the show's apparent finale, its biggest audience in two years.
- 'American Idol' crowns 15th and final winner as TV show ends Updated: Apr-08-16 9:22 am
LOS ANGELES - The first "American Idol" finale in 2002 was a battle of the sexes, with Kelly Clarkson the victor over Justin Guarini. The last contest settled the score as Trent Harmon defeated La'Porsha Renae for the crown.
- Headley to replace Hudson in 'The Color Purple' on Broadway Updated: Apr-07-16 5:03 pm
NEW YORK - Tony- and Grammy-winner Heather Headley will replace Jennifer Hudson in Broadway's current revival of "The Color Purple."