‘ATWT’s’ Billy Magnussen in the Race for a Tony Award; Star-Studded Event Airs This Weekend

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Daytime fans might remember as “As the World Turns’” Casey Hughes, a role he played from 2008-2010. But the Broadway world has taken notice of the young actor for his work in front of live audiences, and his recent stint as the empty-headed yet handsome boy-toy Spike in “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” has even earned him a Tony nomination! But will the former soap stud be able to nab the role? You’ll have to tune in to find out!

The 67th annual event, hosted by “How I Met Your Mother’s” , will include performances from the 2013 Tony-nominated musicals “A Christmas Story, The Musical,” “,” “Bring It On: The Musical,” “Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella,” “,” “Matilda The Musical,” “Motown The Musical” and “.” The boradcast will also feature appearances by a number of stars, including , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , and .

To catch the awards, tune in to CBS this Sunday, June 9, at 8PM ET/PT.