Cicely Tyson

Eagles, Carole King, George Lucas Lead Kennedy Center HonoreesSome of the biggest pop culture figures of the '70s will be honored by the ceremony.
Tracy Letts Wins Best Actor, Cicely Tyson Wins Best Actress In A Play Tony AwardLetts takes home the trophy for best performance by an actor in a play for playing George, one-half of the bickering couple at the heart of Edward Albee's "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?"
Actress Cicely Tyson Discusses Tony Award Nomination"The Trip To Bountiful" also stars Vanessa Williams and Cuba Gooding, Jr. and has had its run on Broadway extended until Labor Day weekend.