UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN. Leslie will receive an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts in commencement ceremonies at the Michigan Stadium on Saturday, May 4.
NEW AMSTERDAM. Leslie will guest star on the hit NBC medical series NEW AMSTERDAM on Tuesday, May 14 at 10p/9c.
THE APOLLO. Leslie is featured in the new HBO documentary about the famed Harlem theater. The film opened the Tribeca Film Festival at the Apollo Theater on April 24. It will air on HBO in October.
DEADPOOL 2. Leslie Uggams returns as Blind Al in the sequel to the megahit superhero movie DEADPOOL, once again starring Ryan Reynolds as the Merc with the Mouth. The Super Duper cut, with previously unscreened scenes, is now available on Digital and Blu-Ray.