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Sunday evening, the incredibly brilliant multi-talented Mr. James Earl Jones, received the Special Tony Award for his lifetime achievements on the Broadway Stage. Unfortunately, the Tony Awards decided to air only a taped portion of Mr. Jones speech rather than allowing him to speak live, although he was in attendance.

Mr. Jones is a 2 time Tony Award Winner; winning for “Best Lead Actor in a Play” in 1969 and 1987 for The Great White Hope and Fences respectively.  He has also received 2 additional “Best Lead Actor” Nominations in 2005 and 2012 for On Golden Pond and The Best Man.

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