There was an on-stage chemistry between Henson and Connick Jr. are not?
“Taraji P. Hannigan charming as Taraji. She’s a powerful presence in the most amazing way,” Connick Jr said in E! News’ Daily Pops on November 29, “Being seduced by Miss Hannigan is probably not quite as pleasant as being seduced—potentially—by Taraji P. Henson but she’s so good, I think people will like it.”
When do rehearsals start for Annie Live!?
According to Smith’s Instagram, practice started on October 18 when she revealed Annie Live! adhesives. “The rehearsal has officially begun,” she captioned her post. “Very pleased.”
Annie Live! will air this Thursday, December 2 at 8 p.m. on NBC.
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