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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Comments • 3 808

  • Jorge Pacheco
    Jorge Pacheco  8 hours back

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

    • BigonBooks
      BigonBooks  9 hours back

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

      • fecocsf
        fecocsf  12 hours back

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

        • Adrienne McCue
          Adrienne McCue  13 hours back

          Wow, I just adore James!

          • Cgb0813
            Cgb0813  14 hours back

            So happy for James like he deserves everything 😭❤️

            • Suçons
              Suçons  16 hours back

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

              good try james

              • El Sanchez
                El Sanchez  1 days back

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

                • randomness928
                  randomness928  1 days back

                  James Corden isn’t funny.

                  • Victoria Comeau
                    Victoria Comeau  2 days back

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

                    • Rebecca Findlay
                      Rebecca Findlay  2 days back

                      Why is he putting on an American accent?! 😫

                      • igorrrzin
                        igorrrzin  2 days back

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

                      • Harmonic Gem
                        Harmonic Gem  3 days back

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

                        • Rica Carao
                          Rica Carao  3 days 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

                          • Caca_ Fangirl
                            Caca_ Fangirl  3 days back

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

                            • Ben Williamson
                              Ben Williamson  3 days back

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

                              • Estrella Matilde
                                Estrella Matilde  4 days back


                                • Ruth M
                                  Ruth M  4 days back

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

                                  • Ricardo Lamas
                                    Ricardo Lamas  4 days back

                                    If he don’t host the oscars ima get mad

                                    • Ricardo Lamas
                                      Ricardo Lamas  4 days back

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

                                      • Paul Dennett
                                        Paul Dennett  5 days back

                                        Lovely! Our James being marvellous as usual

                                        • VIKASH KUMAR SHARMA
                                          VIKASH KUMAR SHARMA  6 days back

                                          Omg he so talented.

                                          • M H
                                            M H  6 days back

                                            elitist nonsense

                                            • AZ Habibie
                                              AZ Habibie  6 days back

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

                                              • Andrea Lim
                                                Andrea Lim  6 days back

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

                                                • Susie Que
                                                  Susie Que  6 days back

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

                                                  • Cmdr Blunder001
                                                    Cmdr Blunder001  7 days back

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

                                                    • moja6380
                                                      moja6380  7 days back

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

                                                      • Tuon Kakada
                                                        Tuon Kakada  1 weeks back

                                                        How much time u took to remember the lyrics?

                                                        • Aimee Maurer
                                                          Aimee Maurer  1 weeks back

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

                                                          • Leon Dego
                                                            Leon Dego  1 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  1 weeks back

                                                              4:11 that dancer just blew out his knees

                                                              • Sharalynn Shanley
                                                                Sharalynn Shanley  1 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  1 weeks back

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

                                                                  • Daniel Burcea
                                                                    Daniel Burcea  1 weeks back

                                                                    Great show!! Waw!

                                                                    • Kageyama Recordings
                                                                      Kageyama Recordings  1 weeks back

                                                                      Entertainers... The most useless of us all.
                                                                      Sad to say the least.

                                                                      • Kate Schneider
                                                                        Kate Schneider  2 weeks back

                                                                        I think the funniest part of this is when you look at the back with the when the whole ensemble is onstage and you can clearly tell who the Beetlejuice cast members are because the entire cast is dressed in black.

                                                                        • wacky man
                                                                          wacky man  2 weeks back

                                                                          the commitment to alex brightmans character i-
                                                                          bro he like makes new facial expressions and stuff idk i just bro

                                                                          • Peter Wilmot
                                                                            Peter Wilmot  2 weeks back

                                                                            Fantastic performance from our James, I can' believe he's from High Wycombe!

                                                                            • kenneth boss
                                                                              kenneth boss  2 weeks back

                                                                              Send Corden back to the UK where he belongs! He disrespects Americans and breaks the law ,We dont need him here! Plus he is a complete ahole. UK didn't want him anymore so the send him here!

                                                                              • Jory
                                                                                Jory  2 weeks back

                                                                                Great but could you re-sync the subtitles please ? :( hard to follow

                                                                                • Renato Paxi Oyanguren
                                                                                  Renato Paxi Oyanguren  2 weeks back

                                                                                  Great and all but... Is not Neil Patrick Harris Tony's 2013 opening

                                                                                  • James D
                                                                                    James D  2 weeks back

                                                                                    Wow. Comedy blows lately.

                                                                                    • Anthony M
                                                                                      Anthony M  2 weeks back

                                                                                      Bring back NPH. James sucks.

                                                                                      • Eline Hegrand
                                                                                        Eline Hegrand  2 weeks back

                                                                                        He seems so happy when they stands up and are clapping!!😭😭😍

                                                                                        • Dhor16
                                                                                          Dhor16  2 weeks back

                                                                                          Yeah but NPH does it Better

                                                                                          • Sw yx
                                                                                            Sw yx  2 weeks back

                                                                                            james is so incredibly talented!!

                                                                                            • Mitch Gibson
                                                                                              Mitch Gibson  2 weeks back

                                                                                              I love him in everything, but his show. Probably cause i liked Craig Ferguson that much. I love everything about James Corden, just not his show. Killed it here,

                                                                                              • Makiri
                                                                                                Makiri  2 weeks back

                                                                                                kay is small and the little jump she does as james says killing eve is really cute