Wednesday 16th August 2017,

Bad Ass Asians

Ξ Comments are off

GMA: Filipino takes home two Tony Awards

posted by Randall

Jhett TolentinoTheater producer Jhett Tolentino won two Tony Awards for two different plays in this year’s awards show, reports GMA.

One of three Filipinos ever recognized with a Tony,Tolentino won for A Raisin in the Sun, for Best Revival of a Play and A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder for Best Musical.

It’s the second straight year Tolentino has won the coveted prize. Last year he took home the trophy for best play for Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.

The other two Filipinos to win a Tony are Lea Salonga who won Best Actress for Miss Saigon and Robert Lopez for Best Original Score for Avenue Q.

You can read what’s happen with Tolentino since winning the awards June 8 inGMA.

Plus check out his Facebook posts below.

Popular Posts

Search

Get Social

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 9,017 other subscribers

AsAmNews has Asian America in Its Heart

Please support AsAmNews by sharing & commenting on our stories

Like Us on Facebook & follow on Twitter