Audra McDonald Thanks Parents for No ADD Meds

The six-time Tony Award winner says a life in theater has helped with her hyperactivity.
1:52 | 06/09/14

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Skinny guy who started. Tony Awards last night's big winner is one of the first of the night was -- history maker -- -- that Audrey McDonald one of six Tony. It's going to be for her portrayal of Billie Holiday -- in -- day at Emerson bar and grill and he would put her head -- five time winner Angela Lansbury. I think my mom and my dad. -- didn't -- any -- terror disobeying the doctor's orders and not meditating they're hyper active girl and finding out what -- -- -- -- -- -- Thank you mom. Into the warm for best leading actor in a musical Neil Patrick Harris wondrous -- amazing performance in head lately. The -- the ingredients but before any award was given -- -- a chance to show the audience that's what it was all about. Bob Knight got parent looking pretty good yeah he lost 23 pounds to get ready. For the role they -- -- -- rebounds tonight I was that was some performance was he's had a tremendous -- I -- nice things won best musical went to a gentleman's guide to love and murder about a caper set in 1909 bluntly that turns deodorant and merriment. A gentleman's guide -- the nomination count with. -- the night's other big winners best play went to all the way starring breaking bad. Bryan Cranston love that guy -- won the prize for leading actor for the best revival of a played a raisin in the sun which stars Denzel Washington. For best actress in -- musical adjusting Muller who plays the title character in beautiful. They Carole -- musical.

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