Great news this morning when the Tony Award Nominations were announced honoring Broadway’s best! Two-time Daytime Emmy winner formerly from One Life to Live, Judith Light (Ex-Karen), received a nomination for her role as Marie Lombardi in the play Lombardi in the Featured Actress category.
Judith will compete against a heavy-hitting line-up in the Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play category which also includes: Ellen Barkin, The Normal Heart, Edie Falco, The House of Blue Leaves, Joanna Lumley, La Bête and Elizabeth Rodriguez, The Mother… With the Hat.
In addition, former Guiding Light star, Tammy Blanchard (Ex-Drew) received recognition with a nomination for her role in How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying in the Best Performance by an Actress in a a Featured Role in a Musical.
The Tony Awards will be handed out June 12 at the Beacon Theatre in New York. The show will be broadcast live on CBS, with a delay for the West Coast. View the complete list of nominees here!