Hugh Jackman to host Tony Awards 2014
Hugh Jackman will return as host of the Tony Awards, for the fourth time.
“We are thrilled to have Hugh Jackman return to host the Tony Awards,” said Jack Sussman, Executive Vice President, Specials, Music and Live Events, CBS Entertainment. “Hugh is the ultimate performer – actor, singer and dancer — he does it all, second to none. He is a consummate entertainer and the one you want out there hosting your live television event.”
Charlotte St. Martin, Executive Director of The Broadway League and Heather Hitchens, Executive Director of the American Theater Wing, said in a statement, “We couldn’t be more proud of Glenn [Weiss] and his directing team on their Directors Guild Award honor. It has been a thrill to partner with them each and every year – and to watch them translate the magic of the Broadway stage onto the small screen for fans all over the country.”
The 68th Annual Tony Awards will take place at Radio City Music Hall on June 8th.