On with the show! “Smash” is back for its second season of sassy, sexy (and musical!) Broadway derring-do, both on stage and behind the scenes.
(Reuters) – NBC’s new musical drama “Smash” could hardly have a stronger pedigree: Idea by Steven Spielberg, songs by award-winning Broadway producers, stars including Anjelica Huston and Debra Messing, and screen icon Marilyn Monroe holding the whole show-within-a show together. Yet success couldn’t be harder to assess in the high stakes prime-time TV gamble for […]
Katharine McPhee is the first to admit she never dreamed her post-“Idol” career would lead to a starring role in one of the most buzzworthy new shows on television.
As one of the new series to receive the most hype on mid-season television schedules, NBC’s “Smash” is hoping to deliver a high note for the network. The musical drama, which stars the likes of Debra Messing, Katharine McPhee and Anjelica Huston, revolves around what happens when a talented team try to make a Broadway […]
“Kill Bill” star Uma Thurman is coming to the small screen — at least for a temporary stay. Thurman has signed on for NBC’s upcoming musical drama “Smash,” in a five-episode arc, the network announced Thursday. Thurman will play “a famous and somewhat difficult movie star who flirts with the idea of starring in ‘Marilyn,’ […]
NBC’s highly anticipated midseason musical drama “Smash” is adding some new voices. Nick Jonas and Tony winner Bernadette Peters will guest star in back-to-back episodes beginning on Monday, Feb. 6 (10/9c). Jonas will play Lyle West, who is described by NBC as a “hot sitcom star who started his career as a child actor in […]
By John Sellers LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – “Green Lantern” star Ryan Reynolds will guest star on the animated “Family Guy” playing a character who “becomes obsessed with Peter Griffin,” according to a Fox announcement made Friday at the Television Critics Association’s summer press tour. Six more words used by Fox to describe upcoming guest voices: […]
Charlie Sheen may be out of a job, but a slew of his acting peers are busy filling up their schedules for next season. It’s time for even more casting news! • Oscar winner Anjelica Huston has signed on for her first TV series regular gig, on the musical drama “Smash” from the mind of […]
24-year-old Jena Malone is certainly an independent spirit. With a very eclectic and unique film career and now a just-as-eclectic musical career as the frontwoman of the band The Shoe (and you can get an autographed copy of their album At Jem Lay’s Garage right here on Fancast), she defies any easy categorization, but she’s […]
Well folks, the ’08/’09 regular TV season as we know it is officially coming to a close. Most of our favorite shows have already signed off for the summer, leaving us hanging on the edge of a proverbial cliff, but there are still a few season finales left to look forward to. And that means […]