Tony Awards 2014 Nominees: Neil Patrick Harris, Idina Menzel and Chris O'Dowd Get Nods

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The 2014 Tony Awards nominees were announced this morning and some famous names from both TV and film were among those being recognized for their work on Broadway this year.

While How I Met Your Mother's Neil Patrick Harris, Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston, Chris O'Dowd (Bridesmaids) and Idina Menzel (Frozen)were among the nominated, many actors from both the small screen and the silver screen were noticeably absent from the list. James Franco, Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz, Zachary Quinto and best pals Ian McKellan and Patrick Stewart all failed to earn a nod.

The 2014 Tony Awards will be broadcast  show will be broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall on June 8th. X-Men: Days of Future Past star Hugh Jackman returns as host.

Here's the complete list of nominees:

Best Play Act One All the Way Casa Valentina Mothers and Sons Outside Mullingar

Best Musical After Midnight Aladdin" Beautiful - The Carole King Musical A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

Best Revival of a Play The Cripple of Inishmaan The Glass Menagerie A Raisin in the Sun Twelfth Night

Best Revival of a Musical Hedwig and the Angry Inch Les Miserables Violet

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play Samuel Barnett, Twelfth Night Bryan Cranston, All the Way Chris O'Dowd, Of Mice and Men Mark Rylance, Richard III Tony Shalhoub, Act One

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play Tyne Daly, Mothers and Sons LaTanya Richardson Jackson, A Raisin in the Sun Cherry Jones, The Glass Menagerie Audra McDonald, Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill Estelle Parsons, The Velocity of Autumn

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Neil Patrick Harris, Hedwig and the Angry Inch Ramin Karimloo, Les Miserables Andy Karl, Rocky Jefferson Mays, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder Bryce Pinkham, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical Mary Bridget Davies, A Night with Janis Joplin Sutton Foster, Violet Idina Menzel, If/Then Jesse Mueller, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical Kelli O'Hara, The Bridges of Madison County

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play Reed Birney, Casa Valentina Paul Chahidi, Twelfth Night Stephen Fry, Twelfth Night Mark Rylance, Twelfth Night Brian J. Smith, The Glass Menagerie

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play Sarah Green, The Cripple of Inishmaan Celia Keenan-Bolger, The Glass Menagerie Sophie Okonedo, A Raisin in the Sun Anika Noni Rose, A Raisin in the Sun Mare Winningham, Casa Valentina

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical Danny Burstein, Cabaret Nick Codero, Bullets Over Broadway Joshua Henry, Violet James M. Iglehart, Aladdin Jarrod Specter, Bullets Over Broadway

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical Linda Emond, Cabaret Lena Hall, Hedwig and the Angry Inch Anika Larson, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical Adriane Lenox, After Midnight Lauren Worsham, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

Best Direction of a Play Tim Carroll, Twelfth Night Michael Grandage, The Cripple of Inishmaan Kenny Leon, A Raisin in the Sun John Tiffany, The Glass Menagerie

Best Direction of a Musical Warren Carlyle, After Midnight" Michael Mayer, Hedwig and the Angry Inch Leigh Silverman, Violet Darko Tresnjak, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

Best Book of a Musical Chad Beguelin, Aladdin Douglas McGrath, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical Woody Allen, Bullets Over Broadway Robert L. Friedman, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theater "Aladdin" (Music: Alan Menkin; Lyrics: Howard Ashman, Tim Rice and Chad Begeulin) "The Bridges of Madison County" (Music & Lyrics: Jason Robert Brown) "A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder" (Music: Steven Lutvak; Lyrics: Robert L. Freedman and Steven Lutvak) "If/Then" (Music: Tom Kitt; Lyrics: Brian Yorkey)

Best Choreography Warren Carlyle, After Midnight Steven Hoggett and Kelly Devine, Rocky Casey Nicholaw, Aladdin Susan Stroman, Bullets Over Broadway

Best Orchestrations Doug Besterman, Bullets Over Broadway Jason Robert Brown, The Bridges of Madison County Steve Sidwell, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical Jonathan Tunick, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

Best Scenic Design of a Play Beowulf Boritt, Act One Bob Crowley, The Glass Menagerie Es Devlin, Machinal Christopher Oram, The Cripple of Inishmaan

Best Scenic Design of a Musical Christopher Barreca, Rocky Julian Crouch, Hedwig and the Angry Inch Alexander Dodge, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder Santo Loquasto, Bullets Over Broadway

Best Costume Design of a Play Jane Greenwood, Act One Michael Krass, Machinal Rita Ryack, Casa Valentina Jenny Tiramani, Twelfth Night

Best Costume Design of a Musical Linda Cho, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder William Ivey Long, Bullets Over Broadway Arianne Philips, Hedwig and the Angry Inch Isabel Toledo, After Midnight

Best Sound Design of a Play Alex Baranowski, The Cripple of Inishmaan Steve Canyon Kennedy, Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill Dan Moses Schreier, Act One Matt Tierney, Machinal

Best Sound Design of a Musical Peter Hylenski, After Midnight Tim O'Heir, Hedwig and the Angry Inch Mick Potter, Les Miserables Brian Ronan, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical

Best Lighting Design of a Play Paule Constable, The Cripple of Inishmaan Jane Cox, Machinal Natasha Katz, The Glass Menagerie Japhy Wideman, Of Mice and Men

Best Lighting Design of a Musical Kevin Adams, Hedwig and the Angry Inch Christopher Akerlind, Rocky Howell Binkley, After Midnight Donald Holder, "The Bridges of Madison County

Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre Jane Greenwood

Regional Theatre Award Signature Theatre

Isabelle Stevenson Award Rosie O'Donnell

Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre Joseph P. Benincasa Joan Marcus Charlotte Wilcox

 

 

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