Cynthia Erivo, Ch. 1 Vs. 1 Review
Cynthia Erivo is a singer and actor that has been captivating audiences with her award-winning abilities on the stage and the screen. Erivo communicates narratives across mediums with a body of work that is poignant, focused on an emotional core, and transcend race, gender and cultural boundaries. Currently, Erivo is on “Holly Gibney,” a chilling HBO miniseries adaptation of Stephen King’s, The Outsider, which garnered a record 19 million viewers in the first four episodes. Erivo portrayed Aretha Franklin in the third season of National Geographic’s Emmy® Award-winning global anthology series, Genius, with her episode titled “Genius: Aretha.” In 2019, Erivo received two Oscar® nominations—one for her role as Harriet Tubman in the Focus Features biopic Harriet, and the other for the film’s title track “Stand Up,” which she co-wrote. Her prolific performance as the American hero abolitionist also garnered nominations from the Golden Globes®, Screen Actors Guild and NAACP Image Awards. Erivo enthralled audiences in 2016 with her revelatory and star-making turn as “Celie” in the hit Broadway revival of The Color Purple, for which she won a Tony®, Emmy® and Grammy®. Erivo’s performance at London’s Menier Chocolate Factory, earned her an Evening Standard Theatre Award® nomination for Best Musical Performance and a WhatsOnStage Award® nomination for Best Actress in a Musical. Her performance on Broadway has earned her several awards, including the Tony® Award for “Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical,” a Grammy® award as a principal soloist on the original cast recording of The Color Purple (“Best Musical Theater Album”), a Daytime Emmy® Award for “Outstanding Musical Performance in a Daytime Program,” a Drama Desk Award, a Theatre World Award, and an Outer Critics Circle Award. The Grammy, Emmy and Tony Award-winning actress, singer and producer, as well as an Academy Award, Golden Globe, and SAG nominee is now releasing her album titled Ch. 1 Vs. 1.
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Ch. 1 Vs. 1
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September 17, 2021