Michael Sheen, 'Frost/Nixon'

Two years ago in "The Queen," Michael Sheen had the primary male role as <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PEHST000223" title="Tony Blair" href="/topic/politics/government/tony-blair-PEHST000223.topic">Tony Blair</a>, but he accepted the award for best supporting actor from the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. Sheen, 39, is clearly one of the two leads in "Frost/Nixon" playing the British TV talk show host <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PESPT002410" title="David Frost" href="/topic/entertainment/david-frost-PESPT002410.topic">David Frost</a> who dares to take on former U.S. President <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PEHST000115" title="Richard Nixon" href="/topic/politics/government/presidents-of-the-united-states/richard-nixon-PEHST000115.topic">Richard Nixon</a>. However, when he appeared on Broadway, it was his costar, <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB002925" title="Frank Langella" href="/topic/entertainment/theater/frank-langella-PECLB002925.topic">Frank Langella</a>, as the disgraced politico, who won the Tony Award, while Sheen was not even nominated.
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Two years ago in "The Queen," Michael Sheen had the primary male role as Tony Blair, but he accepted the award for best supporting actor from the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. Sheen, 39, is clearly one of the two leads in "Frost/Nixon" playing the British TV talk show host David Frost who dares to take on former U.S. President Richard Nixon. However, when he appeared on Broadway, it was his costar, Frank Langella, as the disgraced politico, who won the Tony Award, while Sheen was not even nominated.

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