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‘Book of Mormon’ and ‘War Horse’ Win Top Tonys
Mormon captured nine awards, including best musical, for its offensive, yet good-natured , look at two missionaries who arrive in Uganda only to face gun-toting warlords, villages infected with HIV and a running gag about maggots in a man's scrotum. Collecting the best musical prize, Parker said he'd be remiss if he didn't thank his late book co-writer, Mormon church founder Joseph Smith , looking heavenward to do so. Just as he did three years ago when he won for Boeing-Boeing , Rylance quoted Louis Jenkins , an obscure poet from Minnesota. He movingly paid tribute to his sister, who was killed while he was working on the show. Unfortunately, the wrap-it-up music was playing him off.
Neil Patrick Harris (born June 15, ) is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, magician, and singer. He is known primarily for his comedy roles on.
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Rock said about the buildup. Kramer said in accepting the Tony. Let them know that we are a very special people, an exceptional people. And that our day will come. Only Broadway shows are eligible for Tonys 39 this year , with nominations and awards driven largely by the votes of theater insiders, many of whom have commercial interests in certain shows.
Harris then appeared in films and TV movies, as well as on stage, in Rent and Cabaret. Harris is openly gay and the father of twins. He appeared in several plays and musicals while attending La Cueva High School. The show was a hit, and for several years Harris was synonymous with his small-screen persona. He was nominated again for a Golden Globe for his work on the show, which ran for four seasons.