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 • 3 691

  • Joseph Walther
    Joseph Walther  6 hours back

    James loved it.

    • Francis Acupan
      Francis Acupan  8 hours back

      that was fun!

      • Megan O'Connell
        Megan O'Connell  9 hours back

        That was heartwarming af and I want to see another broadway show immediately

        • MoonPrsmSpoopy
          MoonPrsmSpoopy  11 hours back

          Omg this made me so happy I almost cried! The look on his face when he got a standing ovation just melted my heart! He’s so precious and did such an amazing job!!!! 💖

          • Raziel Uchiha
            Raziel Uchiha  22 hours back

            I'm sorry, bit when theseblatw night show hosts start doing musical numbers at these events I find it cringey. Why can't they do a funny monologue? Jeez

            • Shannon Peeling
              Shannon Peeling  22 hours back

              LUV HIM..THAT WAS AWESOME..I LAUGHED😂 AND CRIED 😢 !!!👋👋👋❤❤❤

              • Selim Ibadi
                Selim Ibadi  22 hours back

                I am NOT going to gym again ! Thanks James for inspiring me 😍👍

                • Linda Poli
                  Linda Poli  22 hours back


                  • Lady Nocturnal
                    Lady Nocturnal  24 hours back

                    My favorite man 🔥🔥🔥🔥

                    • Gurneak Sangha
                      Gurneak Sangha  1 days back

                      It was alright. You people need to go watch some of Neil Patrick Harris or Hugh Jackman's openings.

                      • Random Tube
                        Random Tube  1 days back

                        Aww, bless him.

                        • Cap Colombie
                          Cap Colombie  1 days back

                          Why do the Yanks love this fat no talent unfunny twat so much?

                          • Angie K
                            Angie K  1 days back

                            Im so done with hosting...all he does is pant

                            • SevenPhotons
                              SevenPhotons  1 days back

                              Those female dancers are GORGEOUS.

                              • Truth Truth
                                Truth Truth  2 days back

                                Please make this stop🤦‍♂️ Luckily, 2 seconds in I ended it.

                                • pablo just pablo
                                  pablo just pablo  2 days back

                                  My friend drank everytime he said "LIVE" he died from alcohol poisoning RIP

                                  • Anu Jalan
                                    Anu Jalan  2 days back

                                    If you need any more reasons to love James Corden... So much love. TBH , this is the first time I had a tear in my eye watching him. Xoxox

                                    • Michele Hargesheimer
                                      Michele Hargesheimer  2 days back

                                      Look how cute he giggled at the end i love him

                                      • kecISme
                                        kecISme  2 days back

                                        “Gotta leave jersey no later than five...” this is highly accurate for someone who lives in jersey planning on going to see a show in NYC, crazy shit happens during peak hour

                                        • Helmut Fritze
                                          Helmut Fritze  2 days back


                                          • Amy Ahn
                                            Amy Ahn  2 days back

                                            Law and order corpses?! 😂😂✋🏻

                                            • Frankie McGill
                                              Frankie McGill  2 days back

                                              Bryan Cranston 😂🤷🏻‍♀️💖😘

                                              • Scarlett Seymour
                                                Scarlett Seymour  2 days back

                                                I love his freaked out look when Beetlejuice just stares at him creepily😂

                                                • sleepyjedi
                                                  sleepyjedi  2 days back

                                                  I gotta say that actor who plays Beetlejuice looks creepy as hell. Well done, sir!

                                                  • elder cornflakes
                                                    elder cornflakes  2 days back

                                                    That's the most bipolar thing I've ever seen

                                                    • Lintang Cahyaningsih
                                                      Lintang Cahyaningsih  2 days back

                                                      I miss NPH's Tony opening numbers :(

                                                      • meaTbuN
                                                        meaTbuN  3 days back

                                                        James looked so gosh darn happy at the end when everyone was standing omg I'm soft

                                                        • Gus Taylor
                                                          Gus Taylor  3 days back

                                                          amazing performance of James and all the cast....is so good

                                                          • 63gemgirl
                                                            63gemgirl  3 days back

                                                            I love James Corden and he's so funny and talented!

                                                            • Patrick
                                                              Patrick  3 days back

                                                              I can watch this over and over again. Thank God for James Corden

                                                              • Mauwy
                                                                Mauwy  3 days back

                                                                Had my 1st taste of theater/musical when I was 12 and always felt alive whenever I go back to watching! (Yeps nevermind if its not cheap lols) Thank you, James this was too beautiful 🥰😍

                                                                • Hey its Renee !
                                                                  Hey its Renee !  3 days back

                                                                  Why does it look like Beetlejuice is staring into my ducking soul

                                                                  • mac_tíre_aonair
                                                                    mac_tíre_aonair  3 days back

                                                                    What a fantastic performance from James. I always knew him to be simply brilliant at what he does, but this was just incredible. Well done Mr. Corden.

                                                                    • Keyser Söze
                                                                      Keyser Söze  3 days back


                                                                      • Diana Princess
                                                                        Diana Princess  3 days back

                                                                        James Corden you are on 🔥🔥🔥 Awesome.!!!! 💯👌

                                                                        • Hanamichi Sakuragi
                                                                          Hanamichi Sakuragi  3 days back

                                                                          Watching this made me gay

                                                                          • Angel Goldstein
                                                                            Angel Goldstein  3 days back

                                                                            *Beetlejuice cast comes in*
                                                                            Me: My babiesss

                                                                            • Jeff Manning
                                                                              Jeff Manning  4 days back

                                                                              Wow! What more can you say. That was phenomenal!

                                                                              • Usorth
                                                                                Usorth  4 days back

                                                                                Oh god, that Network reference was brilliant!

                                                                                • Kami The Lami
                                                                                  Kami The Lami  4 days back

                                                                                  I really enjoy James Corden.. But I just don't like his Openings for the Tonys.. His looks Lazy next to Neil Patrick Harris's openings.

                                                                                  • Evee Beardsworth
                                                                                    Evee Beardsworth  4 days back

                                                                                    Anyone else just give their computer a standing ovation?

                                                                                    • Essence Nicole
                                                                                      Essence Nicole  4 days back

                                                                                      Okaaaaayyyyy!!!! Brava!!

                                                                                      • Creative Life
                                                                                        Creative Life  4 days back

                                                                                        Fabulous!! 🙌🏾

                                                                                        • humitox
                                                                                          humitox  4 days back

                                                                                          I was kinda hopping neil patric apears

                                                                                          • Nancy Bryce
                                                                                            Nancy Bryce  4 days back

                                                                                            Hes just great, it's that simple

                                                                                            • JP Hacker
                                                                                              JP Hacker  4 days back


                                                                                              • Ching-Hang Cheung
                                                                                                Ching-Hang Cheung  4 days back

                                                                                                What a performance! Corden nails it once again.👊🏾

                                                                                                • William Lee
                                                                                                  William Lee  4 days back