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Actor Patrick Wilson shows off his Lightning swag

Two-time Tony Award nominee ready to cheer for Tampa Bay

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Two-time Tony Award nominee Patrick Wilson has the paraphernalia he needs to cheer on the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

Wilson who was born in Norfolk, Va., but grew up in St. Petersburg, Fla., tweeted a photo of himself wearing a Brian Boyle jersey and getting a kiss from his dog on Tuesday.

Tweet from @patrickwilson73: I think my dog actually thinks I'm @BriBrows22. @TBLightning #StanleyCup Go Bolts! (..and go see @TheConjuring2EP)

The Lightning host the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Final at Amalie Arena on Wednesday (8 p.m. ET; NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports).

Wilson was nominated for the Tony Award for his roles in "The Full Monty" and "Oklahoma!" He's also a Golden Globe and Primetime Emmy Award nominee (Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie) for his appearance in the HBO miniseries "Angels in America, and a Golden Globe nominee for Best Actor, Miniseries or Television Film, for his role in FX's anthology series "Fargo."

His latest movie, "The Conjuring 2," is scheduled to be released in the United States on June 10.

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