Tony Awards

WATCH: Britain’s Mark Rylance Wins Third Tony Award

Mark Rylance, who last night won the best featured actor in a play Tony Award for his role in a production of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, was beaming when he entered the press room.

WATCH: Sophie Okonedo on Opportunities for Black Actors in Britain vs U.S.

As she walked into Radio City Music Hall last night, where she won her first Tony Award, British actress Sophie Okonedo proclaimed, “I think being a black actor in America is a lot easier than in Britain. I’ve just had a lot more ...

WATCH: Counting Down to Bertie Carvel’s Possible Tony Triumph for ‘Matilda’

On Sunday night (June 9), British actor Bertie Carvel, who’s been making a big impression on Broadway with his portrayal of a vindictive headmistress in Matilda the Musical, could walk away with the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical.

Better in Britain?: What ‘Orphans’ Tony Nominee Tom Sturridge Misses From London

Ask many travelers, and they will tell you they can recognize a particular city from the quality of its light.

WATCH: James Corden’s Heartfelt Backstage Reaction to Tony Win

He competed against a dream team of acting gods – James Earl Jones, Frank Langella, John Lithgow, and Oscar winner Philip Seymour Hoffman. But it was 33-year-old Brit James Corden who marched up to the stage to accept the Best ...

‘One Man, Two Guvnors’ Scores Seven Tony Nods; James Corden Up for Best Actor

British funnyman James Corden, Smithy from Gavin & Stacey and Craig Owens from Doctor Who, woke up this morning (May 1) a Tony nominee for his performance in the Broadway comedy One Man, Two Guvnors. He’s up for Best Actor in a ...

WATCH: Whoopi Goldberg, Chris Rock Pay Respect to British Comedy

Before BBC America’s new Ministry of Laughs comedy block launched last week, our man Tom Brook planted himself on the Tonys red carpet and got a few celebs buzzing about British humor. Check out what Whoopi Goldberg, Chris Rock, ...

‘War Horse’ May Lead a Night of British Triumph at Tonys

Broadway’s biggest night of the year could end up with the British play War Horse taking home five trophies at the Tony Awards, including best play.

Awaiting the Tonys, No Anxiety of Influence for Jez Butterworth

Jez Butterworth, whose comic drama Jerusalem is up for a Tony award for best play tonight, stopped by the Film Society of Lincoln Center in New York yesterday afternoon.

WATCH: British Play ‘War Horse’ Scores Tony Nods with All-American Cast

War Horse, one of Britain’s most successful plays, has landed on Broadway to a rapturous reception and overwhelmingly positive reviews. Today, the show has been nominated for five Tony awards, including Best Play.