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James Corden Hilariously Helps Broadway Stars Rehearse Their “Losing Face” At The 2019 Tony Awards


I WANT YOU TO KNOW, I WANT YOU TO KNOW THAT IN MY EYES, YOU’RE ALL WINNERS. YOU ARE, OKAY. HOWEVER, STATISTICICALLY SPEAKING, BY THE END OF THE NIGHT THE MAJORITY OF YOU WILL BE LOSERS, OKAY. DON’T GET MAD AT ME. THERE IS ONLY ONE TROPHY PER CATEGORY, SO I WAS THINKING THE MAJORITY OF YOU NEED TO GET YOUR LOSING FACES RIGHT. OKAY. BECAUSE WHEN THE CAMERA IS ON YOU YOU HAVE GOT TO HIDE THAT DISGUST, YOU KNOW WHAT I MEAN. AND I FIGURED WE COULD PROBABLY PRACTICE OUR LOSING FACES NOW, MAYBE. SO WHO WOULD BE A GOOD PERSON TO– KRISTIN CHENOWETH, ARE YOU– ARE YOU PERFECT, YOU HAVE WONTONNEES, YOU HAVE LOST TONYS. YOU ARE THE PERFECT PERSON TO SHOW EVERYBODY WHAT THEY SHOULD BE GOING FOR, ALL RIGHT. SO WHAT I WANT TO SEE, I WANT TO SEE, KRISTIN, I’M SO HAPPY, YOU’VE WON BUT YOU CAN’T HIDE THE SADNESS IN YOUR EYES. OKAY, ALL RIGHT, SO ARE YOU READY TO TRY THIS, OKAY, OKAY, TONIGHT, THE TONY AWARD GOES TO– NOT KRISTIN CHENOWETH. (LAUGHTER) (APPLAUSE) OKAY, MIGHT NEED SOME WORK THERE. WHO ELSE, WHO ELSE WOULD BE GOOD, LET’S FIND– I KNOW, LET’S GO TO THESE HERE BOYS IN THE BAND. WHERE ARE MY BOYS IN THE BAND. LOOK AT THIS, COME ON. I MEAN IS THAT —- IF THAT ISN’T BROADWAY’S HOTTEST CAST, I DON’T KNOW WHAT IS. I’M LOOKING AT MATT BOAMER, TECHNICALLY HE AND I ARE THE SAME SPECIES. (LAUGHTER) NOW YOU ARE NOMINATED TONIGHT FOR REVIVAL OF A PLAY. I LOVE THE PLAY. AND I WOULD LOVE TO GIVE EVERYONE AN AWARD BUT THAT DOESN’T MEAN YOU WILL WIN IT. SO LET’S GET THE BOYS IN THE BAND, LET’S GET OUR LOSING FACES RIGHTS, OKAY. SO AND THE TONY AWARD GOES TO– NOT THE BOYS IN THE BAND. (LAUGHTER) WOW, WOW, ANDREW, JIM, GOOD, ANDREW, I THINK THAT NEEDS A LITTLE WORK. A LITTLE WORK. WE HAVE TIME FOR ONE MORE. JEFF DANIELS IS RIGHT HERE, JEFF DANIELS, NOMINATED TONIGHT FOR LEADING ACTOR, HIS INCREDIBLE PERFORMANCE IN TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, WONDERFUL PERFORMANCE, INCREDIBLE PERFORMANCE. BUT DOES HE HAVE HIS LOSING FACE READY? OKAY. ARE YOU READY FOR THIS, JEFF. OKAY. TONIGHT THE TONY AWARD GOES TO– NOT JEFF DANIELS. (LAUGHTER) THERE’S SOME WORK TO DO IN THE ROOM.

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