I am just imaging how many might have gone numb and hours spent on the creation of this master piece of embroidery that Sophie Okonedo wore to the 2016 Tony Awards, definitely a conversation starter. She gave a whole other meaning to the exotic!
Stars of “The Colour Purple” Cynthia Erivo and Danielle Brooks were both nominated in the leading actress and featured actress categories, respectively for the 2016 Tony Awards and fellow actress Jennifer Hudson (who wasn’t nominated herself) congratulated them on Instagram: “Very proud and overwhelmed to say congrats to @cynthiaerivo @daniebb3 @color purple entire cast on tony nod ! One hell of a cast that’s for sure! Proud of you all!” Continue reading