Congratulations to Atlanta’s Kenny Leon! August Wilson’s “Fences” directed by Leon picked up 3 Tony Awards Sunday night.
Actor Denzel Washington (still one of the finest men around) picked up his first Tony for Best Actor in a play. Denzel was very humble in accepting the honor.
Viola Davis also took home a Tony Award for Best Actress for “Fences” and the play itself won a Tony for Best Revival of a Play. Kenny Leon did not win for Best Director although he said he was glad that the play won its award as a tribute to the great August Wilson.
(Kenny you will always be a winner in my book!)