“Each day with her is a master class. She is 94 years glorious. A giant in our time," the director wrote about the legendary actress on Tuesday.
"Thank you for all that you are, and for all that you continue to give us," the director wrote. "This is the least of what you deserve, Your Majesty."
"Prioritizing hope whenever possible is a brave and bold thing to do," the award-winning director wrote.
"Every dream. Every goal. Every gift," wrote director Ava DuVernay in a happy birthday tweet.
"Beyond deserved!!" Viola Davis said of her 93-year-old co-star.
The story is grounded in Maya's formative childhood in the small southern backwater of Stamps, Arkansas. Three year old Maya
"Maya Angelou - And Still I Rise" is not just a biography. It is an artistic, social and political history of our time. The
Each year I write about people/shows I'd like to see get Tony nominations. These are people/shows that aren't necessarily
James Earl Jones is 84, and considered one of the world's finest actors, the voice of Darth Vader has been on Broadway since the 1950s, starring in plays from the Great White Hope and Othello to Fences and You Can't Take It With You. And he continues to dazzle audiences.
Diversity on stage will give people of different backgrounds a reason to explore forms of entertainment new to them. Audiences want to relate to characters that look and sound like them.