The 72nd Annual Tony Awards, honoring the best of Broadway, will air live from New York City on June 10 at 8 p.m. ET on CBS, hosted by Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles. Check out these facts about the iconic awards show.
Angela Lansbury is the host with the most she’s emceed the show ve times.
Hamilton (2016) has 11 wins and 16 nominations, the most in Tony history.
The Phantom of the Opera, winner of a Tony for Best Musical, is the longest-running musical on Broadway, still going strong after its debut in 1988.
My Fair Lady, The Sound of Music, A Man for All Seasons and Amadeus all were Tony winners made into movies that went on to receive Academy Awards for Best Picture.
Amanda Plummer (Agnes of God) is the only Tony winner whose parents— Christopher Plummer (Cyrano and Barrymore) and Tammy Grimes
(The Unsinkable Molly Brown and Private Lives)—have both won Tonys.