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2011
SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2011
Live at the Beacon Theatre

Tammy Blanchard — Nominee for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical

Tammy Blanchard

Show:
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

Role:
Hedy La Rue, the sexy, ambitious mistress of World Wide Wickets boss J.B. Biggley

Bio Brief:

An Emmy winner for playing young Judy Garland in Me and My Shadows, Blanchard most recently played Nicole Kidman’s ne’er-do-well sister in the film adaptation of Rabbit Hole.

Tony History:
2003: Tony Award nomination Best Featured Actress in a Musical, Gypsy

Fun Fact:
Blanchard is one of two 2011 Tony nominees who also received Tony nods for playing Louise in Gypsy. (Laura Benanti won a Tony for the role in 2008.) 

Quotable Quote:
“It’s a lot of fun to play this crazy, crazy chick!" —Blanchard in an interview with Broadway.com, 5/11

Other Nominees for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical