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In this theater image released by Boneau/Bryan-Brown, John Lithgow portrays columnist and political pundit Joseph Alsop in a scene from the play "The Columnist," playing at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre in New York. Lithgow was nominated for a Tony Award for best actor in a play, Tuesday, May 1, 2012, for his role in "The Columnist" The Tony Awards will be broadcast live from the Beacon Theatre on CBS, Sunday, June 10. (AP Photo/Boneau/Bryan-Brown, Joan Marcus)