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Lea Salonga to present at Tony Awards 2021

Rappler
Lea Salonga to present at Tony Awards 2021

LEA SALONGA. The singer is a celebrity presenter at the 2021 Tony Awards.

The Tony Awards' Twitter

'It's really happening,' says Lea Salonga

Lea Salonga is a celebrity presenter at the 2021 Tony Awards!

Lea announced the news on Twitter. “The cat is out of the bag! I’ll be presenting at the [Tony Awards] on Sunday,” she wrote.

The Broadway star also quoted the announcement tweet from the official Twitter of the Tony Awards. “It’s really happening,” she said. 

Aside from Lea, other celebrities attending the event include John Legend, Jake Gyllenhaal, Lin Manuel-Miranda, Darren Cris, Idina Menzel, and more. The event will be hosted by Audra McDonald and Leslie Odom Jr. 

In 2017, Lea also presented at the Tony Awards. (LOOK: IN PHOTOS: Lea Salonga’s selfies with stars at Tony Awards 2017).

In 1991, Lea was the recipient of the Tony for Best Actress in a Musical for her role as Kim in Miss Saigon.

The 74th Tony Awards will be held on Monday, September 27 (Sunday, September 26 in the USA) at the Winter Garden Theatre in New York.  – Rappler.com