Renée Zellweger, Annette Bening, More Celeb Supporters Step Out at Charity Gala Honoring Paul Newman

Renée Zellweger looked radiant Thursday as she joined other stars in honoring the legacy of Paul Newman at a Los Angeles gala for the late actor’s SeriousFun Children’s Network charity.

The actress, 46, was all smiles – in a copper-toned mid-length dress with long sheer sleeves, her hair up in a bun – as she introduced Natalie Cole, who went on to play a three-song set as part of a fun and freewheeling evening.

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Wins Best Musical Theater Album at the Grammys

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical won the Grammy for Best Musical Theater Album on Sunday.

The album was up against Aladdin, A Gentleman s Guide To Love & Murder, Hedwig and the Angry Inch and West Side Story.

The popular Broadway show shares the story of Carole King, the acclaimed singer/songwriter who penned hits including “It’s Too Late,” “I Feel the Earth Move” and “You’ve Got a Friend.”

The musical won a Tony Award last year for its star, Jessie Mueller.

Gerry Goffin, Carole King's Ex-Husband, Dies at 75

Gerry Goffin, a prolific and multi-dimensional lyricist who with his then-wife and songwriting partner Carole King wrote such hits as “Will You Love Me Tomorrow,” ”(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman,” ”Up on the Roof” and “The Loco-Motion,” died early Thursday at his home in Los Angeles. He was 75.

His wife, Michelle Goffin, confirmed his death.

Hugh Jackman Will Have Great Company at the Tonys

When it comes to showstoppers, Broadway’s Tony Awards are traditionally hard to beat.

And, from the list of presenters who will be accompanying this year’s host (returning for the fourth time) Hugh Jackman at the June 8 ceremony, few recent Tonys have promised to be so star-studded.

5 Songs You Never Knew Were Written by Carole King

The Broadway musical Beautiful, based on Carole King s life and music, was just nominated for eight Tony Awards, including a best actress nod for the show’s star, Jessie Mueller. Which isn’t surprising – like Jersey Boys, this jukebox musical features popular hit tunes from the ’60s and ’70s that were written by King, who’s either written or co-written 118 songs that have made the Billboard Hot 100 since 1960.

Carole King Makes a Surprise – and Beautiful – Appearance on Broadway

All hail the King.

Legendary pop singer-songwriter Carole King may have given producers her blessing to turn her life and songbook into the Broadway musical Beautiful, but she kept at more than arm’s length when it opened for previews last November before its official opening night Jan. 12.

In fact, King refused to see the bona fide box-office hit altogether, citing personal reasons.

Alicia Keys: Carole King Almost Makes Me Faint

Every year, the Recording Academy chooses a recipient for its annual MusiCares Person of the Year award, in honor of a musician’s creative achievements and charitable works.