69th annual awards will be broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in NYC
Two-time Tony Award-winner Martin Pakledinaz was nominated 10 times, twice for shows currently on Broadway. He had been suffering from cancer
"How I Met Your Mother" star also hosted in 2009 and last year
Trey Parker and Matt Stone visit for mtvU's "Stand In"
ABC sweeps the top three slots with hoops coverage; Neil Patrick Harris-hosted Broadway telecast enjoys a 9 percent bump over last year
"We used to be famous for being in U2"
Harris begins by informing viewers that Broadway is "not just for gays anymore"
TV Academy corrects an oversight, adding Tonys host in category where he should have been nominated
Catch up on all the top schmooze, as Ester gives her own outrageous take on the week