The 38th Annual Tony Awards
Himself - Performer & Presenter: Best Featured Actor in a Musical / Best Original Score / Best Book of a Musical
Replaced Dean Jones one month into the original run of Stephen Sondheim's "Company" in 1970. He then repeated the role in the London production. His Tony-nominated performance was so well-recieved that he recorded all his character's songs, but dubbed his vocals over the ones Jones had already recorded for the original cast ...
Frederick Lawrence Kert
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Broadway musical lead and club/revue performer, a former chorus boy, who earned stardom as the original "Tony" in "West Side Story" in 1957 with Carol Lawrence
. He also replaced Dean Jones
on stage as "Bobby" in "Company". He was rarely seen in either films or TV, other than a few token singing appearances.