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Surprising Musical Tony Award Winners (video)

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A video tribute to musical Tony-winning stars of film and TV.

It can difficult to imagine our favorite dramatic film actors or TV sitcom actors singing and dancing up on stage. But many of those actors spent time honing their craft in the theater doing just that. Actors who can also sing and dance are frequently called “triple threats.” It not only takes a lot of talent to do all three, but a lot of hard work.

We look back on some of the Tony Award-winning musical actors who are much better known for their work in other media, but should also be remembered for winning over audiences, critics, and peers on Broadway.