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Genius: Aretha

Hulu March 2021 Movies and TV Titles Announced

The Hulu March 2021 schedule has been announced and can be viewed below. The streaming service has also revealed the titles that will be leaving next month. You can click on the titles for more info. Which titles coming to Hulu in March are you looking forward to the most? HULU MARCH 2021 HIGHLIGHTS Charles …

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Genius: Aretha Premiere Date and New Trailer

National Geographic and Cynthia Erivo (Harriet, The Color Purple) revealed today during the network’s TCA session the Genius: Aretha premiere date and official trailer, which you can watch below. The Emmy-award-winning anthology series comes from 20th Century Television and Imagine Television. The Genius: Aretha premiere date has been set for Sunday, March 21 at 9/8c, …

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Genius: Aretha Key Art Revealed on Cynthia Erivo’s Birthday

Today, double Oscar nominee Cynthia Erivo marked her birthday by honoring The Queen and unveiling the exclusive key art for National Geographic‘s eight-part limited series, Genius: Aretha. You can view the key art by scrolling down! Erivo will star as the legendary Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, in the third season of the Emmy award-winning …

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Genius: Aretha Teaser Gives Us a First Look at Erivo as The Queen

National Geographic and Fox 21 Television Studios will release the below, first-look Genius: Aretha teaser during this Sunday’s The Oscars telecast airing on ABC. Cynthia Erivo, a 2020 Academy Award nominee, stars as Aretha Franklin in the third season of the anthology series. Set to perform “Stand Up” live during Hollywood’s biggest night, Erivo is nominated …

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Genius: Aretha to Air Over Four Nights Starting Memorial Day

She was a gospel sensation, outspoken civil rights champion and one of the most gifted singers of her generation. She’s had more than 75 million records sold globally, attained over 112 Billboard hit singles, earned 18 Grammy Awards, performed at three presidential inaugurations and was the first woman to be inducted into the Rock & …

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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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Courtney B. Vance Joins Cynthia Erivo in Genius: Aretha

National Geographic, Imagine Television Studios and Fox 21 Television Studios, today announced today that Emmy- and Tony Award-winning actor Courtney B. Vance (The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story) will star opposite the previously-announced Cynthia Erivo (Harriet, Broadway’s The Color Purple) as Aretha Franklin in the next installment of the Emmy-winning global anthology series …

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NatGeo Announces Ensemble Cast of Genius: Aretha

National Geographic, with Imagine Television Studios and Fox 21 Television Studios, announced today the cast joining previously-announced Cynthia Erivo (Harriet, Broadway’s The Color Purple) as Aretha Franklin in the next installment of the Emmy-winning global anthology series Genius: Aretha. Malcolm Barrett (Timeless, Preacher), Patrice Covington (Broadway’s The Color Purple), Kimberly Hébert Gregory (Vice Principals), Rebecca …

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Cynthia Erivo to Play Aretha Franklin in Genius: Aretha

National Geographic, with Imagine Television Studios and Fox 21 Television Studios, announced today that Tony-, Emmy- and Grammy Award-winning Cynthia Erivo (Harriet, Broadway’s The Color Purple) will star as Aretha Franklin in the next installment of the Emmy-winning global anthology series Genius: Aretha. This upcoming season will be the first-ever, definitive and only authorized scripted …

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