James Corden's Electrifying 2019 Tony Awards Opening Number Salutes The Magic Of Live Broadway

  • Published: 10 June 2019
  • James Corden celebrated the magic of live shows, with a brief interruption from Bryan Cranston, to open the 2019 Tony Awards. James was joined on stage by the casts of Ain't Too Proud, Tootsie, Oklahoma!, Beetlejuice, The Prom, Hadestown, and Kiss Me, Kate. Watch the 73rd Annual Tony Awards live on the West Coast at 8pm on CBS and CBS All Access, and stream the show on demand with CBS All Access.
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  • The P1nk Pr1ncess
    The P1nk Pr1ncess  1 hours back

    I wish

    • Lauren Esper
      Lauren Esper  2 hours back

      why am i crying

      • Luna Cadena
        Luna Cadena  1 days back

        1:46 he's like, "when the heck did these lady get here" oml😂😂

        • Bells Draws
          Bells Draws  1 days back

          This song is great for celebrating how live theather is exciting, but I also wish there was a streaming platform to watch these shows since getting to NY is crazy expensive.

          • Life of Dayy
            Life of Dayy  1 days back

            Chills down my spine and tears in my eyes. 🙌🏾🙌🏾🙌🏾

            • J.D. Oldenburg
              J.D. Oldenburg  1 days back


              • Sandor Kocso
                Sandor Kocso  1 days back

                Just before he said the tears fill your eyes i started tearing. This man deserves all the best. He.s so awesome!

                • Xandra GC
                  Xandra GC  2 days back

                  that was a freakin 9-minute opening song. hats off to Corden!

                  • m c
                    m c  2 days back

                    I don't see why a lazy comment about this chap being chubby gets 4k likes.

                    • Lauren Poelman
                      Lauren Poelman  3 days back

                      That was amazing

                      • All Me
                        All Me  3 days back

                        Watching the girls in the gold dance, I suddenly became a 'leg' man

                        • Dominic Lüdin
                          Dominic Lüdin  3 days back

                          pure genius!

                          • Mihika Samant
                            Mihika Samant  4 days back

                            He looked so happy in the end ❤️🥺

                            • ileana domondon
                              ileana domondon  4 days back

                              He’s sooo talented

                              • Mike Munro
                                Mike Munro  4 days back

                                Neil Patrick Harris did it better.

                                • Jorge Pacheco
                                  Jorge Pacheco  5 days back

                                  That was so good, made me cry at the end. I'm so proud of you James!

                                  • BigonBooks
                                    BigonBooks  5 days back

                                    James: 'Law and Order' corpses?"
                                    *most members raise hands*

                                    • fecocsf
                                      fecocsf  5 days back

                                      What a massive talent, what an icon, James Corden 👏

                                      • Adrienne McCue
                                        Adrienne McCue  5 days back

                                        Wow, I just adore James!

                                        • Cgb0813
                                          Cgb0813  5 days back

                                          So happy for James like he deserves everything 😭❤️

                                          • Suçons
                                            Suçons  5 days back

                                            yup, neil patrick harrison still has the crown for best opening song.

                                            good try james

                                            • El Sanchez
                                              El Sanchez  5 days back

                                              You're awesome and great at everything, James Corden!! Funny and Fab this is ;D

                                              • randomness928
                                                randomness928  6 days back

                                                James Corden isn’t funny.

                                                • Victoria Comeau
                                                  Victoria Comeau  6 days back

                                                  He SMASHED this! AAAAHHH! James, I'm so proud of you, this was AMAZING

                                                  • Rebecca Findlay
                                                    Rebecca Findlay  6 days back

                                                    Why is he putting on an American accent?! 😫

                                                    • igorrrzin
                                                      igorrrzin  7 days back

                                                      Whats the name of the man here: 9:20 standing on the right of James?

                                                    • Harmonic Gem
                                                      Harmonic Gem  7 days back

                                                      I'M BLOATED AS HELL AND I CAN'T DO IT ANYMORE! XD

                                                      • Rica Carao
                                                        Rica Carao  1 weeks back

                                                        James Corden just represents us all. He's just a massive fan of Broadway but always wanted to be on stage and look at him now !!!! So proud

                                                        • Chloe Grace
                                                          Chloe Grace  1 weeks back

                                                          It warms my heart to see how much he truly loves theatre

                                                          • Ben Williamson
                                                            Ben Williamson  1 weeks back

                                                            Nothing will ever beat Bigger by NPH in 2013... but this was good

                                                            • Estrella Matilde
                                                              Estrella Matilde  1 weeks back


                                                              • Ruth M
                                                                Ruth M  1 weeks back

                                                                Broadway Prime...not a bad idea lol which totally defeats the purpose of the song but still

                                                                • Ricardo Lamas
                                                                  Ricardo Lamas  1 weeks back

                                                                  If he don’t host the oscars ima get mad

                                                                  • Ricardo Lamas
                                                                    Ricardo Lamas  1 weeks back

                                                                    The best late night show host with Conan and prob Fallon too.

                                                                    • Paul Dennett
                                                                      Paul Dennett  1 weeks back

                                                                      Lovely! Our James being marvellous as usual

                                                                      • VIKASH KUMAR SHARMA
                                                                        VIKASH KUMAR SHARMA  1 weeks back

                                                                        Omg he so talented.

                                                                        • M H
                                                                          M H  1 weeks back

                                                                          elitist nonsense

                                                                          • AZ Habibie
                                                                            AZ Habibie  1 weeks back

                                                                            He's missing a lot of his queues but not missing a single cue.

                                                                            • Andrea Lim
                                                                              Andrea Lim  1 weeks back

                                                                              Standing ovations 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻so happy for James 😍it made me tear

                                                                              • Susie Que
                                                                                Susie Que  2 weeks back

                                                                                WTH? This is first time my gaydar ever tazed me...

                                                                                • Cmdr Blunder001
                                                                                  Cmdr Blunder001  2 weeks back

                                                                                  We miss u James!... come back 😘🤣

                                                                                  • moja6380
                                                                                    moja6380  2 weeks back

                                                                                    Sorry...it's good but not even close to NBH's good

                                                                                    • Tuon Kakada
                                                                                      Tuon Kakada  2 weeks back

                                                                                      How much time u took to remember the lyrics?

                                                                                      • Aimee Maurer
                                                                                        Aimee Maurer  2 weeks back

                                                                                        If he’s single I’ll take him !!!

                                                                                        • Leon Dego
                                                                                          Leon Dego  2 weeks back

                                                                                          Thank God there are Americans in this world ! Just think about how boring show business would be with them!!Thank you America for your creativity!!

                                                                                          • Floyd Pinkerton
                                                                                            Floyd Pinkerton  2 weeks back

                                                                                            4:11 that dancer just blew out his knees

                                                                                            • Sharalynn Shanley
                                                                                              Sharalynn Shanley  2 weeks back

                                                                                              James Corden always brings a true a great laugh to us all! Wow! Really he gives America much need laughter!

                                                                                              • Ismail Farah
                                                                                                Ismail Farah  2 weeks back

                                                                                                hope Sara n Josh n James host Tony's again asap.