Jude Law, Catherine Zeta-Jones Nominated In Tony Awards
British actor, Jude Law who portrayed the title role in Shakespeare's ‘Hamlet’ has been nominated in the category of the best leading actor in The Antoinette Perry Awards also known as Tony Awards which is given for excellence in theatre.
In May 2009, Law returned to the London stage to star in Shakespeare's Hamlet at the Donmar Warehouse West End season at Wyndham's Theatre.
Other than Law, Denzel Washington, Alfred Molina, Liev Schreiber and Christopher Walken has been nominated in the same category.
Meanwhile, Catherine Zeta-Jones has landed nominations in the ‘best leading actress in a musical category’ for her outstanding performance in ‘A Little Night Music’.
Catherine Zeta-Jones quoted, "What a thrill to be nominated! The experience of doing this incredible show and working every night with such a talented group of people has truly been one of the most rewarding experiences of my career.”
"And now to be nominated for a Tony, in my dreams, I couldn't imagine a better way to make my Broadway debut," she added.
‘Frasier’ star Kelsey Grammer has been nominated for lead actor in a musical for his performance in ‘La Cage aux Folles’.
Another Hollywood beauty, Scarlett Johansson has picked a nomination for featured actress for her role in ‘A View From the Bridge’.
Green Day's ‘American Idiot’, ‘Memphis’, ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ and ‘Fela’ has been nominated in Best musical category.