I won't give it a proper review since it only began previews this week, but HOLY SHIT!!!!!!!!! If this is THIS GOOD already, it's only gonna get better! #AudraMcDonald IS #BillieHoliday in the new Broadway musical #LadyDayAtEmersonsBarAndGrill I saw last night! Wow! Wow! Wow! This is not an impersonation, though she does sound just like Billie. Audra is channeling!!!! And her acting is just as superb as her singing! We saw the recent Judy Garland musical, Over The Rainbow, and we also say A Night With Janis Joplin. But this show is soooo much better! It's real special! McDonald may just have her 6th Tony Award for this performance!!!
Rob Schneider just put his foot in his mouth in a MAJOR way. On Monday, Congressman and civil rights leader John Lewis took to Twitter to honor Martin Luther King Jr., and the Waterboy alum felt the need to chime in for some reason.
The 53-year-old went on social media to try to explain MLK Jr.'s significance to the politician, on Martin Luther King Jr. Day of all days.
But, considering the 76-year-old is actually the last surviving member of the "Big Six" civil rights leaders responsible for creating 1963's March on Washington, and has actually PERSONALLY worked with the iconic activist, we're not sure why he needed a history lesson from a man who couldn't keep his CBS sitcom on the air for more than two months...
However, Rob threw in his two cents anyway, saying: