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First Look at Cynthia Erivo as the Queen of Soul in Genius: Aretha

Today, National Geographic and Fox 21 Television Studios released a first look photo of Tony-, Emmy- and Grammy Award-winning Cynthia Erivo (Harriet, The Color Purple) as the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, during the Genius: Aretha start of production. “Over the last few months, I’ve been preparing myself to embody the Queen of Soul, from relistening …

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