After the nominations for the 2022 Tony Awards were announced May 9, we caught up with some of this year’s nominees, including Lynn Nottage, Kara Young, Warren Carlyle, Shoshana Bean, Anna Fleische, Jaquel Spivey, Joaquina Kalukango, Sidney DuPont, and A.J. Shively. Watch the video above for their reactions to the news.
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.