I wept the first time I saw Hedwig and the Angry Inch. My heart almost jumped out of my chest when I heard the Neil Patrick Harris was playing the lead in the revival of the Broadway Musical.
Check him out performing music from the show:
UPDATE: The nominees for the Tony Awards were announced Tuesday morning, and Neil Patrick Harris is nominated for Best Actor in a Musical for his role in Hedwig and the Angry Inch. He's in good company, see the other Hollywood stars that are nominated:
•Bryan Cranston, for All This Way, and Tony Shalhoub, for Act One, are up for Best Actor.
•Tyne Daly, for Mothers and Sons, and Audra McDonald, for Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill, are up for Best Actress.
•Idina Menzel is up for Best Actress in a Musical for If/Then.
•Rosie O'Donnell will receive the Isabelle Stevenson Award for her humanitarian work.
The Tony Awards will air live from New York on June 8th on CBS.