Other Honors for This Production:
—Outer Circle Critics Award nomination for Outstanding Director
This is Leon’s first Tony nomination.
In 2004, People magazine included Leon in their annual 50 Most Beautiful People list.
"I had the opportunity to work with August Wilson on his last two plays, and we talked about this revival. I think he’s looking down smiling and saying, 'Wow, you guys did it, across the board.'" —Leon in an interview with Broadway.com, 5/4/10