Sunday night’s telecast of the Tony Awards drew 6.3 million viewers on CBS, a modest uptick but a contrast to plummeting numbers for the Oscars and Grammys.
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Winners in the news, public service and radio/podcast categories were announced, and CBS’s “60 Minutes” is being honored with the Institutional Award.
The two, who recently made their own Broadway debuts, will host the ceremony on June 10; much of it will be broadcast on CBS.
“Everybody onstage needs to be able to compete to receive recognition for their performance,” said Mary McColl, executive director of Actors’ Equity.
Mr. Cumming talks about his new series and playing network TV’s first gay lead in an hourlong drama.
The subscription streaming network announced a new “Twilight Zone” led by Mr. Peele as it tries to grow its stable of original programming.
One conclusion from the 2016-17 season: A show with ratings that once would have prompted cancellation can now be the source of some relief.
Ajit Pai said in a radio interview that his agency would determine if a joke told by the CBS late-night host warranted further action.
Mr. Spacey, who has appeared in six Broadway productions and won a Tony in 1991, has lately been playing a nefarious U.S. president on “House of Cards.”
A gay rights group and some social media users roundly condemned Jeff Varner, a participant on the show, for accusing a rival of being deceptive.