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SUNDAY, JUNE 11, 2017
Live at Radio City Musical Hall

Cate Blanchett — Nominee for Best Leading Actress in a Play

The Present


Bio Brief:
Blanchett won Academy Awards in 2007 and 2014 for her performances in The Aviator and Blue Jasmine, respectively. She received additional nods for Elizabeth: The Golden Age, I’m Not There, Notes on a Scandal and Carol. Her other screen credits include Cinderella, the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit series and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. While The Present marked her Broadway debut, the actress has also performed on stage multiple times in London and New York, including The Maids, Big and Small, Uncle Vanya and A Streetcar Named Desire.

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

Tony History:
This is Blanchett's first Tony nomination.

Other Nominees for Best Leading Actress in a Play