Name: Carrie Underwood
Birth Name: 
Carrie Marie Underwood
Birth Date: 
March 10, 1983
Birth Place: 
Muskogee, Oklahoma, U.S.A.
Occupation: 
Singer
Relationship Status: 
Married to Mike Fisher
Celebrity Ranking # 5
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Carrie Underwood on "Sound of Music Live!" Critics: "Mean people need Jesus"

Posted Saturday December 7, 2013 12:51 PM GMT

She took quite a risk by stepping into Julie Andrews shoes in "The Sound of Music Live!," and now criticism of her performance is really getting to Carrie Underwood.

Even Kym Karath, who played Gretl von Trapp in the 1965 musical took issue with the performance, tweeting, "Mystified & disappointed so far by SOM special. So far only happy with Stephen Moyer. Love Carrie Underwood but this role is just not right for her. She is lovely her voice is beautiful but acting is wrong."

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Stars Opine Regarding “The Sound of Music Live”

Posted Friday December 6, 2013 3:53 PM GMT

It was a gutsy move to try and remake the much-beloved “The Sound of Music,” and last night (December 5) Carrie Underwood and her cast did their best to bring the Von Trapp Family story alive.

And as could be expected, there were plenty of folks on both sides of the approval line, and they took to Twitter to share their opinions.

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Carrie Underwood Gets Slammed By Von Trapp Family

Posted Friday December 6, 2013 12:34 PM GMT

She had a great time playing Maria Von Trapp in “The Sound of Music Live” last night (December 5), but Carrie Underwood wasn’t quite up to snuff according to a member of the actual Von Trapps.

Myles von Trapp Derbyshire , Maria’s great grandson, lamented, "It’s just upsetting that this could potentially be the final broadcast of our story.”

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Carrie Underwood on “The Sound of Music Live”: “I Am So Blessed”

Posted Friday December 6, 2013 11:29 AM GMT

She stepped way out of her comfort zone to star as Maria Von Trapp in last night’s “The Sound of Music Live,” and Carrie Underwood feels positive about the whole project.

Following the NBC event, the “Blown Away” songstress shared her joy with her millions of fans via Twitter.

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Carrie Underwood & Stephen Moyer's “The Sound of Music Live” Performance Videos: Watch Here!

Posted Friday December 6, 2013 9:46 AM GMT

Millions of viewers tuned in to see Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer sing their hearts out in “The Sound of Music Live” last night (December 5), and all of the performance videos are now available to view.

Also starring Audra McDonald, Christian Borle, and Laura Benanti, the three-hour event cost nearly $9 million to produce and received mixed reviews from critics and social network users.

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NBC's "The Sound of Music's" Hefty Price Tag Revealed

Posted Wednesday December 4, 2013 4:35 PM GMT

The big premiere is just days away and The Hollywood Reporter released the official price tag for NBC's "The Sound of Music" production on Wednesday (December 4).

According to the publication, the one-night musical adaption put the network back nearly $9 million dollars. After considering the costs, NBC chairman Robert Greenblatt decided it was worth the risk.

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Carrie Underwood Sings “The Sound of Music” Tunes on Full Soundtrack: Listen Here!

Posted Tuesday December 3, 2013 11:50 AM GMT

With only two days until its world premiere, NBC released the full soundtrack to its production of "The Sound of Music" on Tuesday (December 3).

The tunes feature lead vocals from Carrie Underwood as she takes on the iconic role as Maria and sings fan favorites including "My Favorite Things" and "Do-Re-Mi."

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Carrie Underwood and Rashida Jones Perform Holiday-Inspired Pop Hits on "Late Night"

Posted Saturday November 30, 2013 1:03 AM GMT

Bringing pop music and holiday classics together in one great show, Jimmy Fallon, Rashida Jones and Carrie Underwood performed a plethora of pop hits, each with their own holiday twist on “Late Night.”

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