Audra McDonald's Record-Breaking Win at 2014 Tony Awards

Publicada Domingo Junio 8, 2014 9:00 PM GMT

Looking forward to strutting down the red carpet, Audra McDonald couldn’t wait to arrive at the 2014 Tony Awards earlier tonight (June 8).

The “Private Practice” star got dressed up in her red carpet finery and made full use of the photo opportunities on the Radio City Music Hall red carpet while mingling with fellow attendees.

Miss McDonald took home her sixth Tony Award for her starring role in "Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill" this evening, breaking the record for most acting wins in the show's history.

It also makes her the first performer in history to win Tony honors in all four acting categories. Audra previously won best featured actress in a musical in 1994 for "Carousel" and 1998 for "Ragtime," along with featured actress in a play in 1996 for "Master Class" and 2004 for "A Raisin in the Sun." Finally. the talented Broadway star won lead actress in a musical in 2012 for "Porgy and Bess."

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