It has been announced that British actor, writer and comedian James Corden will host the 2016 Tony Awards!
Corden - who won a Tony Award for his performance in Richard Bean's One Man Two Guvnors in 2012 - is currently hosting CBS’ The Late Late Show to tremendous acclaim.
Corden originally starred in One Man Two Guvnors' premiere at the National Theatre before taking the show to the West End. He has previously presented the Brit Awards.
Corden's screen credits include Into the Woods, One Chance, Begin Again, The Three Musketeers, Gulliver’s Travels, The Gruffalo, Gavin & Stacey and Horne & Corden. He famously starred in The History Boys at the National Theatre, in the West End and on Broadway.