Upcoming Appearances

TAMRON HALL SHOW. Leslie Uggams appears with Tamron Hall on Monday, Feb. 19, to dish on her role in the newly released film American Fiction, how she got the role of Blind Al in Deadpool, and her upcoming performances in Jelly's Last Jam and at 54 Below. The show airs in NYC on ABC7 at 2 p.m. Check your local listings by entering your zip code at the top of the show's website

JELLY'S LAST JAM. Leslie returns to New York City Center Encores! in a glorious revival of this 1992 Tony winner that chronicles and celebrates the history of jazz through the music of its self-professed inventor Jelly Roll Morton. Performances are Feb. 21-Mar. 3. Tickets are available on the NY City Center website.

54 BELOW. Leslie brings her acclaimed cabaret show, "Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue" back to New York City's premiere supper club for three nights only, March 20, 21 and 23, 2024, at 7 p.m. Tickets available at the 54 Below website.

AMERICAN FICTION. Leslie is featured in this exciting new satirical comedy based on the best-selling novel, ERASURE. The movie has already won multiple awards and is nominated for five Oscars included Best Picture. The feature film can be seen in theaters and streaming online. View the hilarious trailer here.

DOTTY & SOUL. Leslie Uggams stars as Dotty in this hilarious and relatable new comedy about a 71-year-old woman who rises to power when a flashy young CEO gets canceled because of a social media firestorm. View trailer here. Available to buy or rent digitally and on demand, including Apple iTunes.

EXTRAPOLATIONS. Leslie is part of an All-Star cast in this apocalyptic limited series about the effects of climate change on eight different families in the not too distant future. Series streams on Apple+ TV.

MY DAD THE BOUNTY HUNTER. Seasons 1 and 2 streaming on Netfix Kids now. Leslie voices the grandmother of two kids whose curiosity inadvertently launches them into space as they follow their dad on his way to what they think is boring work. View the trailer here.

NANNY. Streaming on Prime Video. Leslie plays a mysterious visionary in this African American horror story that features haunting imagery drawn from African mythology. Info and trailer at nannymovie.com.

MINNIE'S BOW-TUNES. Leslie voices, sings and "dances" as Nana Beaver in two episodes of this Disney Junior series. Check out "All That Jazz" on YouTube. She also appears in "Happy Birthday, Minnie Mouse." 

THE BITE. Leslie stars as Dr. Hester Boutella in this new Spectrum Original series streaming free on demand. Viewers must subscribe to Spectrum cable or internet Stream or Choice packages to access.

NEW AMSTERDAM. Leslie appears as a recurring guest star on the hit NBC medical series NEW AMSTERDAM. Episodes are availabe to stream on Netflix.

THE APOLLO. Leslie is featured in the Emmy Award-winning HBO documentary about the famed Harlem theater. 

DEADPOOL 3. Leslie Uggams returns as Blind Al in the third installment of the megahit superhero movie DEADPOOL, once again starring Ryan Reynolds as the Merc with the Mouth. Hugh Jackman co-stars as Wolverine. Filming continues.