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Cynthia Erivo, Jennifer Hudson; The Color Purple #Broadway

Cynthia Erivo and Jennifer Hudson (seated) in a scene from “The Color Purple” (Photo credit: Matthew Murphy)

Celie played by Whoopi Goldberg in The Color Purple....One time where the movie was actually as good as the book! LOVED Whoopi in this role ..

The Color Purple (1985)

Celie played by Whoopi Goldberg in The Color Purple.One time where the movie was actually as good as the book! LOVED Whoopi in this role .

Dreamgirls John Doyle’s fresh and vital revival of “The Color Purple.”  - Cynthia Erivo elevates the musical to a level that’s unusual on and off Broadway.

“The Color Purple” Returns to the Great White Way

Dreamgirls John Doyle’s fresh and vital revival of “The Color Purple.” - Cynthia Erivo elevates the musical to a level that’s unusual on and off Broadway.

Cynthia Erivo as Celie in the Color Purple. Photo taken by Norman Jean Roy for New York Magazine (March 2016)

womenofbroadway: “ “Cynthia Erivo, the English daughter of Nigerian immigrants, was a total unknown here until she opened as Celie in John Doyle’s stripped-down revival of The Color Purple. She gives the kind of performance — suffering, awakening,.

Heather Headley (as Shug Avery) embraces The Color Purple star Cynthia Erivo.

Heather Headley (as Shug Avery) embraces The Color Purple star Cynthia Erivo. Headley just blows the roof off the theater.

The Color Purple - Deep movie  some times I laugh some times i cry..some times i just get mad !!!

The Color Purple (1985)

The Color Purple - 1985 .my favorite movie of all time! I practically know the whole thing by heart!

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The 50 Books Everyone Needs to Read, 1963-2013

The Color Purple. likes. The Color Purple is a 1982 epistolary novel by American author Alice Walker that won the 1983 Pulitzer Prize for.

Walker's best-known work, which follows the horrific violence and oppression of several African-American women in the 1930s, won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction as well as the National Book Award, and has been adapted into a film and Broadway show.

50 Books Every Woman Should Read Before She Turns 40

"The Color Purple", by Alice Walker - challenged for 'sexual and social explicitness'

"God is trying to tell you something." - (The Color Purple). My favorite scene song of the movies, and certainly one of my favorite scenes as well. Music by Quincy Jones.

Color Purple Movie - God is Trying to Tell You Something (sung/voiced over by Tata Vega)

Video | The Color Purple on Tour

Video | The Color Purple on Tour