Imagine Entertainment, Warner Music Group Join Forces to Produce and Finance Music-Centered Projects

Imagine Entertainment, Warner Music Group Join Forces to Produce and Finance Music-Centered Projects Brian Grazer and Ron Howard’s Imagine Entertainment has signed a co-producing and co-financing partnership with Warner Music Group. The two companies will collaborate on music-centered projects ...

‘Genius: Aretha’ Premiere Date Postponed Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

‘Genius: Aretha’ Premiere Date Postponed Amid Coronavirus Pandemic The third installment of National Geographic’s “Genius” anthology series, subtitled “Aretha” for its subject Aretha Franklin, has been delayed due to the novel coronavirus halting production. ...

Nat Geo Pushes ‘Genius: Aretha’ Premiere From Memorial Day to ‘Later This Year’

Nat Geo Pushes ‘Genius: Aretha’ Premiere From Memorial Day to ‘Later This Year’ National Geographic has pushed back the premiere date for “Genius: Aretha” from Memorial Day 2020 to “later this year.” Like basically every other TV show, the limited series starring Cynthia Erivo ...

Nat Geo Delays ‘Genius: Aretha’ Premiere Date Due To Covid-19-Related Production Shutdown

Nat Geo Delays ‘Genius: Aretha’ Premiere Date Due To Covid-19-Related Production Shutdown National Geographic’s forthcoming Genius: Aretha will no longer debut on May 25. The limited series about the legendary singer Aretha Franklin starring Cynthia Erivo will premiere at a later ...

Cynthia Erivo Transforms Into Aretha Franklin in First Genius Teaser Trailer

Cynthia Erivo Transforms Into Aretha Franklin in First Genius Teaser Trailer Cynthia Erivo is ready for her close-up as Aretha Franklin! The Oscars nominee, 33, completes her transformation into the Queen of Soul in the first teaser for National Geographic’s Genius: Aretha, a ...

‘Genius: Aretha’ First Look Teaser To Bow During Sunday’s Oscar Telecast – Watch It

National Geographic and Fox 21 Television Studios will release a first-look, national teaser promo for Genius: Aretha during this Sunday’s Oscars telecast airing on ABC, a sister network of NatGeo, ...

Cynthia Erivo Wants to Make Hits in the First Teaser for Nat Geo’s ‘Genius: Aretha’ (Video)

Cynthia Erivo Wants to Make Hits in the First Teaser for Nat Geo’s ‘Genius: Aretha’ (Video) Have your first look at Cynthia Erivo as the Queen of Soul in the first teaser for Nat Geo’s “Genius: Aretha.” Watch it above now. The clip is set to air on Nat Geo’s sister broadcast network ABC ...

Ron Howard teases ‘Genius’ Season 3: Cynthia Erivo brings ‘power and integrity’ to Aretha Franklin [Red Carpet Interview]

Season 3 of National Geographic’s “Genius” will focus on Aretha Franklin, with two-time Oscar nominee Cynthia Erivo (“Harriet”) tapped to play the legendary singer. So why was Erivo right for the ...

‘Genius: Aretha’ Star Cynthia Erivo Sent a Note of Congratulations to ‘Respect’ Star Jennifer Hudson

‘Genius: Aretha’ Star Cynthia Erivo Sent a Note of Congratulations to ‘Respect’ Star Jennifer Hudson 2020 will see dueling Aretha Franklin biopics, with Cynthia Erivo set to portray the Queen of Soul in Nat Geo’s “Genius: Aretha” and Jennifer Hudson taking on the role in the feature film “Respect.” ...

‘Genius: Aretha’: Nat Geo Series Adds Seven To Cast

Exclusive: Nat Geo is rounding out its cast for Genius: Aretha, the next installment of its popular anthology from Imagine Television and Fox 21 TV Studios that stars Cynthia Erivo as the Queen of ...

‘Genius': Nat Geo Shares First Look at Cynthia Erivo as Aretha Franklin (Photo)

National Geographic released a first look photo of “Genius” star Cynthia Erivo in character as Aretha Franklin on Friday. The “Harriet” star is currently in production on the third season of the ...

Nat Geo’s ‘Genius: Aretha’ Offers First Look Of Cynthia Erivo As Queen Of Soul

Nat Geo’s ‘Genius: Aretha’ Offers First Look Of Cynthia Erivo As Queen Of Soul Cynthia Erivo is transformed into the late, great Queen of Soul in a first-look photo from Genius: Aretha, the upcoming biographical series from National Geographic and Fox 21 Television Studios. See ...

‘Genius: Aretha’ at Nat Geo Casts David Cross (Exclusive)

‘Genius: Aretha’ at Nat Geo Casts David Cross (Exclusive) David Cross has joined the cast of the upcoming third season of “Genius” at Nat Geo, which will focus on music legend Aretha Franklin. Cross will star as music producer Jerry Wexler. Cynthia Erivo is ...

‘Genius: Aretha’: Courtney B. Vance To Play Aretha Franklin’s Father In Nat Geo Series

‘Genius: Aretha’: Courtney B. Vance To Play Aretha Franklin’s Father In Nat Geo Series Courtney B. Vance, an Emmy winner for his performance as Johnnie Cochran in FX’s The People V. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story, is set to star opposite Cynthia Erivo in Genius: Aretha, the next ...

Courtney B. Vance Joins ‘Genius: Aretha’ at Nat Geo

Courtney B. Vance Joins ‘Genius: Aretha’ at Nat Geo Courtney B. Vance has joined the cast of the upcoming third season of “Genius” at Nat Geo, which will focus on Aretha Franklin. Vance will star as Aretha’s father C.L. Franklin. Cynthia Erivo is set ...

TV News Roundup: ‘Genius: Aretha’ Adds Malcolm Barrett, Kimberly Hebert Gregory, Three More

In today’s roundup, National Geographic announced the ensemble cast joining “Genius: Aretha” and Comedy Central has ordered eight episodes of Bobby Moynihan’s digital series “Loafy.” Casting Malcolm ...

TVLine Items: Timeless Vet Is Aretha's Husband, Dracula Trailer and More

TVLine Items: Timeless Vet Is Aretha's Husband, Dracula Trailer and More Timeless vet Malcolm Barrett is getting hitched to one of music’s biggest icons: The actor will co-star in National Geographic’s Aretha Franklin installment of the anthology series Genius as the ...

‘Genius: Aretha’: Malcolm Barrett, Rebecca Naomi Jones Among Five Cast In Nat Geo Series; Anthony Hemingway To Direct

‘Genius: Aretha’: Malcolm Barrett, Rebecca Naomi Jones Among Five Cast In Nat Geo Series; Anthony Hemingway To Direct Exclusive: Malcolm Barrett, Patrice Covington (The Color Purple), Kimberly Hébert Gregory (Vice Principals), Rebecca Naomi Jones (The Big Sick) and Sanai Victoria (Black-ish) are set to co-star ...