1. 2014 Tony Awards Appearances And Winners!
This year’s Tony Awards were more star-studded than ever before! There were many Black winners this year that won for their stellar theatre work. From Jennifer Hudson’s amazing vocals to Fantasia, Gladys Knight & Patti Labelle’s funky performance, our fave Black stars showed out! Check out the celebs who slayed the carpet and a few of the Black winners.
2. Adriane Lenox
The “After Midnight” actress stepped out in this colorful ensemble, complete with an eclectic hat.
3. Dule Hill
The “After Midnight” actor kept it simple and cool in a dapper suit.
The singer and “After Midnight” actress wore this figure-flattering blue number.
5. Patti Labelle
Ms. Labelle dressed to please and looked fabulous in this black gown and embellished jacket.
6. Ru Paul
One of our faves made a rare appearance in this bright pink suit jacket.
7. Gladys Knight
The “After Midnight” actress and icon kept it shimmery with a gold blazer.
8. T.I. & Deyjah Imani Harris
The “Family Hustle” rapper didn’t come with wife Tiny, but he made a sweet appearance with his daughter. T.I. later performed with LL Cool J and Hugh Jackman (http://bit.ly/1pvEYW5).
9. Gladys Knight, Fantasia & Patti Labelle
The powerhouse singers performed a number from their production, “After Midnight.”
10. Fantasia & Patti Labelle
The two singers kept it fabulous backstage.
11. Jennifer Hudson
The singer wore this shimmery silver Kaufmanfranco gown.
12. Jennifer Hudson
The singer performed a snippet of “Neverland” and shut it down (http://bit.ly/1pvEYW5).
13. Sophie Okonedo
Sophie wore this stunning Sophie Theallet number. The “A Rasin In The Sun” actress won the “Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play” award last night.
14. Audra McDonald
The “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill” wore this colorful Escada gown last night and won her (sixth!) Tony award — “Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play”
15. Samuel L. Jackson & LaTanya Richardson
The actor made a classy appearance with his wife, who looked stunning in blue.
16. Anika Noni Rose
The actress looked gorgeous in this lovely Badgley Mischka gown.
We can’t get over how elegant Fantasia looks!
18. James Monroe Iglehart
Iglehart snagged an award for “Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical” as “Aladdin.”
19. Kenny Leon
The theatre director won the “Best Direction of a Play” for his work on “A Rasin In The Sun.”