What was nominated for Best Picture 2010?
- The Hurt Locker. Kathryn Bigelow, Mark Boal, Nicolas Chartier and Greg Shapiro, Producers.
- Avatar. James Cameron and Jon Landau, Producers.
- The Blind Side. Gil Netter, Andrew A.
- District 9.
- An Education.
- Inglourious Basterds.
- Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire.
- A Serious Man.
What 2010 film took home 4 Oscars including Best Picture?
The King’s Speech
‘The King’s Speech’ The film won four Oscars including best picture, best director (Hooper), best actor (Firth) and best screenplay (David Seidler) and earned eight additional nominations.
Who is the youngest Tony Award winner?
Children and Art. The youngest performer to win a Tony Award was Frankie Michaels, who was honored in 1966 for his work in Mame, shortly after he turned 11. The youngest actress is Daisy Eagan, who was 11 when she won for The Secret Garden in 1991.
Are the Tony Awards the Oscars of live theatre?
While the theatre-going public may consider the Tony Awards to be the Oscars of live theatre, critics have suggested that the Tony Awards are primarily a promotional vehicle for a small number of large production companies and theatre owners in New York City.
How are the Tony Awards nominees made?
The Tony Awards Nominating Committee makes the nominations for the various categories. This rotating group of theatre professionals is selected by the Tony Awards Administration Committee. Nominators serve three-year terms and are asked to see every new Broadway production.
Who has won the most Tony Awards for Best Musical?
Wins: Harold Prince has won 21 Tony Awards, more than anyone else, including eight for Best Direction of a Musical, eight for Best Musical, two for Best Producer of a Musical, and three special Tony Awards. Tommy Tune has won ten Tony Awards including three for direction, four for choreography, two for performing, and one special Tony Award.
What categories have been retired from the Tony Awards?
The category of Best Special Theatrical Event was retired as of the 2009–2010 season. The categories of Best Sound Design of a Play and Best Sound Design of a Musical were retired as of the 2014–2015 season.