Guiding Light Alum Ron Raines Nominated for a Tony!
I love it when a soaper does well! Major congrats to Ron Raines (ex-Alan, Guiding Light), the thespian has received a Tony nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical. Raines is nominated for his star turn in Follies.
Raines' fellow Guiding Light alum James Earl Jones is up for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for his work in Gore Vidal's The Best Man. One Life to Live grad Judith Light will also be competing for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play, for her perfomance in Brothers & Sisters' creator Jon Robin Baitz's play Other Desert Cities.
For a complete list of the Tony nominees click here!