Friday, November 25, 2016
The Groovy List is thankful for Jonathan Groff
The Groovy List is a weekly Top 10 of recommended videos featuring pop culture and gorgeous guys:
1) Groovy Broadway: Brandon Victor Dixon and the cast of Hamilton
After the November 18th performance of the musical, the actor delivered a message to audience member Vice President-elect Mike Pence. Dixon later appeared on CBS This Morning.
2) Groovy Presidential Medal of Freedom
On November 22, President Obama awarded the nation's highest civilian honor to Ellen DeGeneres, Robert De Niro, Tom Hanks, Saturday Night Live creator and producer Lorne Michaels, Robert Redford, Diana Ross, Bruce Springsteen, Cicely Tyson and many others.
3) Groovy TV Preview: When We Rise
The 8-hour ABC miniseries about the history of the gay rights movement will debut in February. Written by Dustin Lance Black, it stars Guy Pearce, Mary-Louise Parker, Rachel Griffiths, Whoopi Goldberg, Rosie O'Donnell and David Hyde Pierce.
4) Groovy TV: Saturday Night Live
Host Kristen Wiig appears in the sketches, "Thanksgiving Parade" and "Whiskers R We" (with Kate McKinnon).
5) Groovy Guy: Randy Rainbow
He performs a Hamilton song parody called "Donald Trump, Grow Up!"
6) Groovy Guy: Jonathan Groff
The actor, who received a Tony Award nomination for Hamilton, is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
7) Groovy Guy: John Waters
The director is a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.
8) Groovy Gal: Carrie Fisher
The actress promotes her new book, The Princess Diarist, on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.
9) Groovy Gal: Katy Tur
The MSNBC reporter is a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers.
10) Groovy Gilmore Girls Trio: Scott Patterson, Liza Weil and Sean Gunn
The actors promote their new Netflix series, Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life, on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.