Bryan Cranston Nabs Tony Award as LBJ

    Actor Bryan Cranston poses backstage with his Tony Award for best performance by an actor in a leading role in a play for "All the Way" at the American Theatre Wing's 68th annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York, June 8, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly  (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) - RTR3ST55

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    Walter White cooked up more than his signature blue meth Sunday night. Bryan Cranston took top honors at the 66th annual Tony Awards for his portrayal of Lyndon B. Johnson in All the Way. He wasn’t the only TV alum to take home an award. Neil Patrick Harris won best actor in a musical for his performance in Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Broadway favorite Audra McDonald won a record sixth Tony for her performance as Billie Holiday in Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill. She is also the first to win in all four major Tony categories. She received the largest standing ovation of the evening as she thanked Holiday. “You deserve so much more than you were given when you were on this planet,” she said.

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