“Smash” Announces Broadway Reunion

Posted Thursday March 12, 2015 1:29 PM GMT

Fans were stunned when NBC cancelled “Smash,” so it’s great to hear that the cast will assemble for a one-night-only engagement on the Great White Way.

According to E! News, Katharine McPhee, Debra Messing, Christian Borle, Megan Hilty and Will Chase will perform the musical “Bombshell.”


Tony Awards Pays Silly Tribute to Cancelled Television Shows

Posted Monday June 10, 2013 1:25 PM GMT

With such fierce primetime television competition, dozens of shows get cancelled each year. And last night (June 9) the Tony Awards included a musical number dedicated to axed programs.

During the performance, “The New Normal” star Andrew Rannells lamented the demise of his television dreams.


NBC Cancels "Smash" After Two Seasons

Posted Sunday May 12, 2013 3:34 PM GMT

Finally confirming what had been expected for months, NBC announced on Saturday (May 11) that it has cancelled "Smash" after two seasons on the network.

The show, about a Broadway musical, starred "American Idol" alum Katharine McPhee, and was one of the peacock network's big performers in its debut season, but fell off the radar as of late.


Debra Messing Scores CBS Comedy Pilot

Posted Monday March 25, 2013 7:37 PM GMT

Though her NBC series "Smash" is having ratings struggles, Debra Messing has secured another gig to get her through any uncertainties.

Strangely enough, it is "Smash" executive producers Julie Rottenberg and Elisa Zuritsky that brought the red-haired beauty on for a CBS comedy pilot.


NBC Moves "Smash" to Saturday

Posted Wednesday March 13, 2013 11:23 PM GMT

Making shifts to its ever-changing lineup, NBC announced on Wednesday (March 13) that “Smash” will move to Saturdays from its Tuesday time slot.

Seventeen episodes were ordered for the show, which follows the behind the scenes drama of a Broadway musical, and the switch is set to begin on April 6.


Katharine McPhee: Manhattan Media Duties

Posted Tuesday February 5, 2013 5:25 PM GMT

Taking care of some promotional appearances, Katharine McPhee showed up in New York City this morning (February 5).

The “American Idol” alum strolled over to the “Live with Kelly and Michael” studios to plug her television show “Smash,” now in its second season.


Katharine McPhee: Fabulous Flapper in the Big Apple

Posted Wednesday January 30, 2013 7:03 PM GMT

Standing out, even on the streets of New York City, Katharine McPhee headed to the set of "Smash" on Wednesday (January 30).

The 28-year-old singer/actress sported a flapper-style dress, a long turquoise coat, and dark lipstick as she strutted her stuff in the busy Big Apple.


NBC Releases New Clips of "Smash": Watch Here!

Posted Monday January 28, 2013 11:10 PM GMT

Gearing up for its second season, NBC released new clips from its hit show “Smash” on Monday (January 28).

In the clips, show newcomer Jennifer Hudson's character offers up some advice to Katharine McPhee's Karen how to deal with her success.