Following yesterday's roundup of Lead Actor in a Musical nominees, TheaterMania brings you a video montage of the Lead Actors in a Play who made this year's Tony short list: Bryan Cranston (All the Way), Mark Rylance (Richard III), Tony Shalhoub (Act One), Samuel Barnett (Twelfth Night), and Chris O'Dowd (Of Mice and Men). Look back on your favorite actors' performances from the past 12 months as you prepare for the Tonys this Sunday.

Check back tomorrow for a compilation of performances by this season's Lead Actress in a Musical nominees.