2014 Tony Award nominations: Bryan Cranston, Neil Patrick Harris and more

2014-tony-nominations-bryan-cranston-neil-patrick-harris.jpgThe nominations have been announced for the 2014 Tony Awards. New musical comedy "A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder" leads the way with 10 nominations, followed by eight noms for "Hedwig and the Angry Inch," including a Best Actor nomination for "How I Met Your Mother" star Neil Patrick Harris. A couple other small-screen favorites, Tony Shalhoub ( "Monk") and Bryan Cranston ( "Breaking Bad"), also received nominations.

The 68th annual Tony Awards, hosted by Hugh Jackman, will air live on CBS Sunday, June 8. The full list of nominees is below.

Best play

Act One
All The Way
Casa Valentina
Mothers and Sons
Outside Mullingar

Best musical

After Midnight
Aladdin
Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder

Best revival of a play

The Cripple of Inishmaan
The Glass Menagerie
A Raisin in the Sun
Twelfth Night

Best revival of a musical

Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Les Miserables
Violet

Best book of a musical

Chad Beguelin, Aladdin
Douglas McGrath, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
Woody Allen, Bullets Over Broadway
Robert L. Freedman, A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder

Best original score (music and/or lyrics) written for the theater

Aladdin
The Bridges of Madison County
A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder
If/Then

Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a play

Samuel Barnett, Twelfth Night
Bryan Cranston, All The Way
Chris O'Dowd, Of Mice and Men
Mark Rylance, Richard III
Tony Shalhoub, Act One

Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a play

Tyne Daly, Mothers and Sons
LaTanya Richardson Jackson, A Raisin in the Sun
Cherry Jones, The Glass Menagerie
Audra McDonald, Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill
Estelle Parsons, The Velocity of Autumn

Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a musical

Neil Patrick Harris, Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Ramin Karimloo, Les Miserables
Andy Karl, Rocky
Jefferson Mays, A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder
Bryce Pinkham, A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder

Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a musical

Mary Bridget Davies, A Night with Janis Joplin
Sutton Foster, Violet
Idina Menzel, If/Then
Jessie Mueller, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
Kelli O'Hara, The Bridges of Madison County

Best performance by an actor in a featured role in a play

Reed Birney, Casa Valentina
Paul Chahidi, Twelfth Night
Stephen Fry, Twelfth Night
Mark Rylance, Twelfth Night
Brian J. Smith, The Glass Menagerie

Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a play

Sarah Greene, The Cripple of Inishmaan
Celia Keenan-Bolger, The Glass Menagerie
Sophie Okonedo, A Raisin in the Sun
Anika Noni Rose, A Raisin in the Sun
Mare Winningham, Casa Valentina

Best performance by an actor in a featured role in a musical

Danny Burstein, Cabaret
Nick Cordero, Bullets Over Broadway
Joshua Henry, Violet
James Monroe Iglehart, Aladdin
Jarrod Spector, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical

Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a musical

Linda Emond, Cabaret
Lena Hall, Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Anika Larsen, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
Adriane Lenox, After Midnight
Lauren Worsham, A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder

Best scenic design of a play

Act One
The Glass Menagerie
Machinal
The Cripple of Inishmaan

Best scenic design of a musical

Rocky
Hedwig and the Angry Inch
A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder
Bullets Over Broadway

Best costume design of a play

Act One
Machinal
Casa Valentina
Twelfth Night

Best costume design of a musical

A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder
Bullets Over Broadway
Hedwig and the Angry Inch
After Midnight

Best lighting design of a play


The Cripple of Inishmaan
Machinal
The Glass Menagerie
Of Mice and Men

Best lighting design of a musical

Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Rocky
After Midnight
The Bridges of Madison County

Best sound design of a play

The Cripple of Inishmaan
Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill
Act One
Machinal

Best sound design of a musical

After Midnight
Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Les Miserables
Beautiful - The Carole King Musical

Best direction of a play


Tim Carroll, Twelfth Night
Michael Grandage, The Cripple of Inishmaan
Kenny Leon, A Raisin in the Sun
John Tiffany,The Glass Menagerie

Best direction of a musical


Warren Carlyle, After Midnight
Michael Mayer, Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Leigh Silverman, Violet
Darko Tresnjak, A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder

Best choreography

After Midnight
Rocky
Aladdin
Bullets Over Broadway

Best orchestrations

Bullets Over Broadway
The Bridges of Madison County
Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder

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