"Angels in America" won Best Play Revival at the 2018 Tony Awards, and the team from the show - including director Marianne Elliott and playwright Tony Kushner - arrived in the press room as awards-watchers were still buzzing about Robert De Niro.
"It's a disgrace. And I apologize to (Prime Minister) Justin Trudeau, too".
In one of the night's most emotional moments, "The Band's Visit" star Ari'el Stachel dedicated his Tony award for featured actor in a musical to his parents, who in the audience, along with the Middle-Eastern children around the world for their support.
Jack Dorsey, Twitter's CEO, blasted for patronizing Chick-fil-A
Journalist Jeryl Bier, a frequent contributor to The Weekly Standard , responded to Dorsey according to Fox News . Dorsey's meal - and his subsequent regret - has now fueled a flurry of tweets defending the chain and its values.
Ever since De Niro's F-bomb comment went viral, celebrities and Twitterati have been praising the veteran actor for his courage and wittiness.
His comments come after a whirlwind few days that saw Trump attend the G-7 summit in Quebec, his first visit to Canada as president.
Meryl Streep also took aim at Trump in a now-famous speech at the 2017 Golden Globe Awards, calling him out for his mocking of a disabled reporter during the 2016 campaign.
Tensions between Trump and Trudeau are at an all-time high after the two leaders disagreed over trade at the summit. The CBS television audience heard dead silence instead before he raised his arms - twice - and earned a sustained standing ovation.
"I do think he speaks to the frustration, anger of a lot of people in this country on the left and the right", Seawright said.