Bryan Cranston, Neil Patrick Harris

Bryan CranstonNeil Patrick Harris and Audra McDonald were among Tuesday's Tony Awards nominees.  

Cranston received a nod for his portrayal of President Lyndon Johnson in All the Way, which also nabbed a Best Play nomination, while McDonald was recognized for her lead performance in the play Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill.

Harris, who has hosted the Tonys four times and won three Emmys for doing so, scored a nomination for playing the title character in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, a nominee for Best Revival of a Musical. (Watch videos of Harris here.)

A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder topped the field with 10 nominations, followed by Hedwig with eight.

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Other nominees included Chris O'Dowd (Of Mice and Men), Tony Shalhoub (Act One), Cherry Jones (The Glass Menagerie) and Adele Dazeem Idina Menzel (If/Then).

The nominations were announced Tuesday morning by Lucy Liu and Jonathan Groff. Check out a full list of nominees here.

The 68th Tony Awards, hosted by Hugh Jackman, will air Sunday, June 8 at 8/7c on CBS.