A Tony nomination…another Idol first.
Season 4 Idol, Constantine Maroulis snagged a Tony nomination for Leading Actor in a Musical for his role in the Broadway Musical Rock of Ages.
The noms were announced this morning by Cynthia Nixon andÃƒâ€š LinManuel Miranda at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.
The musical, Rock of Ages, scored a total of 5 nominations, for Best Musical, Leading Actor in a Musical, Best Direction of a Musical, Best Costume Design for a Musical, and Best Sound Design for a Musical.
Check out the entire list of nominations HERE.
Rock of Ages opened at Broadway’s Brooks Atkinson Theatre April 7, 2009.
The Tony awards will be broadcast Sunday June 7, 8/7c on CBS.
ETA: Nope, not eating crow. Even asshats can be nominated for Tonys.