Mark Rylance won his second Tony Award. And, for a second time, left people baffled. The British-born actor won the leading actor Tony on Sunday for playing Johnny “Rooster” Byron in Jez Butterworth’s “Jerusalem.”
The profane and hysterical “The Book of Mormon” took an early lead at the Tony Awards, snagging honors Sunday for best book, best direction of a musical, best featured actress and two technical awards.
A World War I epic from the National Theater of Great Britain, “War Horse” has won the Tony Award for best play.
With former mayor Ed Koch saying he cannot vote to re-elect Obama unless the president changes his recent stands on Israel, Bloomberg was asked whether it was a litmus test for him as well.