Watch Ben Platt's Sweet Acceptance Speech At Tony Awards

Last night was the 71st annual Tony Awards in New York City, and one of the biggest awards of the night went to Dear Evan Hansen's Ben Platt.

While he was clearly a favorite to take home the awards - just listen to the applause he gets when they read the nominees! - it was the super sweet ending to his speech that made his win so special.

Watch the moment now:

 

"The things that make you strange are the things that make you powerful."

I mean. Ben. COME ON.

Ben also performed the musical's 'Waving Through A Window' at the show last night:

 

And there's your reason for Ben's big win!

Congratulations Ben!


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