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Bill Murray Brought To Tears After Seeing Broadway's 'Groundhog Day' For First Time!

Bill Murray has relived Groundhog Day… again!

The 66-year-old comedian, who starred in the original hit 1993 movie, posed backstage with Andy Karl, Barrett Doss, screenplay writer Danny Rubin and his brother Brian Doyle Murray following a performance of Groundhog Day on Broadway held at The August Wilson Theatre on Tuesday (August 8) in New York City.

It was Bill‘s first time seeing the musical, which was nominated for seven 2017 Tony Awards and took home London’s Olivier Award for Best Musical.

According to reports from The New York Times, Bill was “sobbing” by the end of the performance. “As actors, I can’t respect enough how disciplined you are and how serving you are of the process,” Bill told the cast backstage. “There’s nothing worse than seeing someone that’s out for themselves. And you are all in it for each other.”

“The idea that we just have to try again. We just have to try again. It’s such a beautiful, powerful idea,” Bill said of the show’s message.

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Groundhog Day's Andy Karl Attends Tonys 2017 with Wife Orfreh

Andy Karl looks so suave alongside his wife Orfeh on the red carpet at the 2017 Tony Awards held at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday (June 11) in New York City

The 43-year-old actor is nominated for Best Leading Actor in a Musical tonight for his work in the show Groundhog Day.

Andy has previously been Tony nominated for his work in the musicals Rocky and On the Twentieth Century. This is his third nomination in three years!

Make sure to watch Andy‘s performance of “Seeing You” tonight on the Tonys!

FYI: Andy is wearing a full Brooks Brothers look.

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Broadway's Josh Groban & Andy Karl Honored with Portraits at Sardi's

Josh Groban poses for a photo with his portrait at an unveiling event at Sardi’s on Friday night (June 2) in New York City.

Getting a portrait at famed restaurant Sardi’s is one of the biggest honors an actor in the Broadway community can receive!

Josh was joined by members of the cast of his show Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812, including fellow Tony nominee Lucas Steele.

Also pictured inside: Groundhog Day star Andy Karl unveiling his portrait earlier in the week alongside wife Orfeh and former Legally Blonde co-star Richard H. Blake.

Both Josh and Andy are nominated for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical at the 2017 Tony Awards next weekend!

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Ben Platt Wins Performance Prize at Drama League Awards, Breaks Record for Youngest Winner!

Ben Platt walks the red carpet while attending the 2017 Drama League Awards Ceremony at the Marriott Marquis Times Square on Friday (May 19) in New York City.

The 23-year-old actor beat out all of the other performers on Broadway this season to win the Distinguished Performance Award. Only one person wins the award each year and each recipient can only receive this award once during his or her career.

Ben, who won for his work in Dear Evan Hansen, becomes the youngest winner of the award ever!

Other stars that were in attendance included Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812‘s Josh Groban, Denee Benton, and Lucas Steele, Dear Evan Hansen‘s Rachel Bay Jones and Laura Dreyfuss, Six Degrees of Separation‘s Allison Janney and Corey Hawkins, Bandstand‘s Laura Osnes, Sunset Boulevard‘s Glenn Close and Michael Xavier, The Little FoxesLaura Linney and Cynthia Nixon, Groundhog Day‘s Andy Karl, The Price‘s Danny DeVito, FalsettosAndrew Rannells, Brandon Uranowitz, and Christian Borle, Significant Other‘s Gideon Glick, The Glass Menagerie‘s Sally Field, and Hello Dolly‘s David Hyde Pierce and Kate Baldwin.

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Ben Platt Reacts to 'Surreal' Tony Award Nomination!

Ben Platt is sharing his excitement after being nominated for a 2017 Tony Award!

The 23-year-old star of the hit Broadway musical Dear Evan Hansen took to Twitter to react to his first ever Tony nomination.

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“Thank you to all for the kind words, love and support- a surreal morning that I’ll remember forever. So proud of my @DearEvanHansen family,” Evan tweeted.

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was later joined by fellow Broadway stars Andrew Rannells, Josh Groban, Sally Field, Cynthia Nixon, Gavin Creel, Danny DeVito, and Andy Karl as they attended the Meet the Nominees Press Junket on Wednesday (May 3) at the Sofitel Hotel in New York City.

Check out the full list of Tony Award nominees here!

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Ben Platt, Cynthia Erivo, & More Rep Broadway at Met Gala 2017

Cynthia Erivo and Ben Platt hit the red carpet together at the 2017 Met Gala held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday (May 1) in New York City.

Cynthia won the Tony Award last year for her work in The Color Purple on Broadway and Ben is the frontrunner for Best Actor this year for his work in the musical Dear Evan Hansen.

Other Broadway stars at the gala included Bandstand‘s Laura Osnes, The Great Comet‘s Josh Groban, and Groundhog Day‘s Andy Karl with wife Orfeh.

“Can’t think of a more spectacular date than @CynthiaEriVo. Lucky to be on her arm. #metgala,” Ben tweeted. Cynthia added, “Tonight @BenSPLATT was my perfect prince #metgala2017 How wonderful to spend this night with you xx.”

FYI: Ben is wearing a Brooklyn Tailors tuxedo and shirt, David Hart for Johnston and Murphy shoes, and Ox and Bull studs and cufflinks. Cynthia is wearing a Thom Browne dress and bag, Sophia Webster shoes, Mikimoto earrings, and rings by Buccellati and Beladora. Laura is wearing a Christian Siriano dress and Runsdorf earrings. Andy is wearing a full Brooks Brothers look.

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Ben Stiller Brings Family To Star-Studded 'Groundhog Day' Broadway Opening Night!

Ben Stiller made it a family affair at last night’s Broadway opening of Groundhog Day!

The 51-year-old actor brought his wife Christine Taylor and their 15-year-old daughter Ella to the star-studded opening night party of the Matthew Warchus-helmed production, starring Andy Karl and Barrett Doss, held at Gotham Hall on Monday (April 17) in New York City.

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Also in attendance at the event was Maggie Gyllenhaal, Mariska Hargitay and her hubby Peter Hermann, Christian Slater, Jesse Eisenberg, Peter Gallagher, Victor Garber, Bob Harper, Michael Ian Black, Bobby Moynihan and his pregnant wife Brynn O’Malley, Frankie Grande and Andy‘s wife Orfeh.

Based on the 1993 film of the same name, Groundhog Day follows Phil Connors (Karl), a disgruntled weatherman stuck in small-town America who relives the same day over and over again. As he gets to know associate TV producer Rita Hanson (Doss) for the first time repeatedly, he realizes it’s an opportunity for second, third, and fourth chances – Buy tickets here!

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