Tony’s Top 10
Check out the ten stunningly talented (and sexy!) men to ever take home theaters top honor: a Tony Award. There’s no gay-friendlier awards show and we victoriously dominate this list.
Three cheers for Tony’s top men.
Cumming played the MC in the 1998 Broadway revival of Cabaret, for which he won a Tony and NY Drama Critics award.
Matthew Broderick: 1995, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
Harvey Fierstein: Torch Song Trilogy, won him two Tony Awards, for Best Play and Best Actor in a Play. In addition to Torch Song Trilogy, La Cage aux Folles and A Catered Affair, Fierstein's Broadway acting credits include playing the mother, Edna Turnblad in Hairspray (2003), for which he won a Tony Award for Best Leading Actor in a Musical.
David Hyde Pierce: 2007, Won the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical for his role in Curtains.
Ian McKellen:1981, Amadeus
Ralph Fiennes: 1996, Hamlet
Mandy Patinkin: 1980, Evita
Wilson Jermaine Heredia: 1996, as Angel Dumott Schunard in the musical Rent, Heredia also originated the role in London's West End theatre.
B.D. Wong: 1988, M. Butterfly. The play won multiple awards, including several for Wong, in his Broadway debut opposite John Lithgow. He is notable as being the only actor to have been honored with the Tony Award, Drama Desk Award, Outer Critics Circle Award, Clarence Derwent Award, and Theatre World Award for the same performance.
Kevin Spacey: Won in 1991, Lost in Yonkers and has not ever said anything about being gay. Hmm, how’d he end up on this list?
Bonus Babe: My favorite lil' leading lady, Kristin Chenoweth.