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  • Bryan Cranston, Neil Patrick Harris Score Tony Nominations

  • Bryan Cranston,Neil Patrick HarrisandAudra McDonaldwere among Tuesday's Tony Awards nominees.
    Cranston received a nod for his portrayal of President Lyndon Johnson inAll the Way,which also nabbed a Best Play nomination, whileMcDonald was recognized for her lead performance in the playLady Day ...
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  • Bryan Cranston, Neil Patrick Harris and Audra McDonald were among Tuesday's Tony Awards nominees.
    Cranston received a nod for his portrayal of President Lyndon Johnson in All the Way, which also nabbed a Best Play nomination, while McDonald was recognized for her lead performance in the play Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill.
    Harris, who has hosted the Tonys four times and won three Emmys for doing so, scored a nomination for playing the title character in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, a nominee for Best Revival of a Musical. (Watch videos of Harris here.)
    A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder topped the field with 10 nominations, followed by Hedwig with eight.
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    Other nominees included Chris O'Dowd (Of Mice and Men), Tony Shalhoub (Act One), Cherry Jones (The Glass Menagerie) and Adele Dazeem Idina Menzel (If/Then).
    The nominations were announced Tuesday morning by Lucy Liu and Jonathan Groff. Check out a full list of nominees here.
    The 68th Tony Awards, hosted by Hugh Jackman, will air Sunday, June 8 at 8/7c on CBS.
    View original Bryan Cranston, Neil Patrick Harris Score Tony Nominations at TVGuide.com

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