In the Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play category, nominees include Gabby Beans for The Skin of Our Teeth, LaChanze for Trouble in Mind, Ruth Negga for Macbeth, Deirdre O'Connell for Dana H., and Mary-Louise Parker for How I Learned to Drive.
Check out the nominees in the gallery below:
Following last year's two-part broadcast shared by CBS and Paramount+, the 2022 Tony Awards will include an hour of exclusive programming streaming on Paramount+ June 12 from 7 PM ET, followed by the three-hour awards ceremony airing live on CBS and streaming simultaneously on Paramount+ (for premium-level subscribers only) from 8 PM ET, making this year's ceremony the first in Tony Awards history to be available live nationwide. The broadcast will also be available to stream on demand on Paramount+ for all membership tiers following the live stream. Paramount+ is offering a free 1 month trial.
Oscar winner Ariana DeBose will host the awards ceremony, with the initial hour set to be hosted by POTUS' Julianne Hough and American Buffalo's Darren Criss.