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SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2016
Live at Beacon Theatre

Jessica Lange — Nominee for Best Leading Actress in a Play

Long Day's Journey Into Night

Mary Cavan Tyrone, a drug-addicted mother with two troubled sons.

Bio Brief:
Prior to starring as Mary Tyrone on Broadway, Lange was nominated for an Olivier for her West End performance in the role in 2000. She was last seen on Broadway in 2005's The Glass Menagerie. Lange won Oscars for Tootsie and Blue Sky and has won Emmy Awards for Grey Gardens and American Horror Story’s first and third installments.  

Other Honors For This Role:
— Audience Choice Award nomination for Favorite Leading Actress in a Play
—Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play
—Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical
—Drama League Award for Distinguished Performance nomination

Tony History:
This is Lange's first Tony Award nomination.

Quotable Quote:
"We all arrived at something that we wanted for this production and that's a nice feeling, when you feel like you achieved what you set out to do."Lange on Long Day's Journey Into Night to, 4/16

Other Nominees for Best Leading Actress in a Play