| Feb 6, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Everything about NBC's wildly ambitious "Smash" sings underdog: Set in the rarified world of Broadway, it's a musical soap opera about the making of a musical about Marilyn Monroe. It uses mostly original songs as opposed to "Glee"-like covers, and is...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Debra Messing of 'Smash' on NBC
Q: Since "Smash" is very much an ensemble piece, what's your take on some of the co-stars you have in the series?
A: Jack Davenport plays the director-choreographer, and he and I did "The Wedding Date" together eight...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 1:51 PM
Katharine McPhee is riding a wave a success thanks to her starring role in "Smash," but the former "American Idol" runner-up relates to the ups and downs of show business that her character experiences in NBC's musical drama.
[Note from Curt: Spoilers...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 4:54 PM
With a Tony nomination in his pocket and years of experience in theater, you'd think Broadway veteran Christian Borle would have all the tools to star in NBC's musical drama "Smash."
Borle is missing one thing on his resume that his character, composer...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 10:37 AM
Veteran musical producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron will produce the 2013 Oscars ceremony, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday.
The announcement comes less than a month after Hawk Koch was appointed as the new academy...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 5:11 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Stop us if you've heard this one before: HBO dominated the Emmy nominations announced Thursday morning, picking up 81 nods for viewer favorites such as "Boardwalk Empire" and "Game of Thrones" as well as comedy newcomers "Girls" and "Veep."...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 12:14 PM
Aug 03 (TheWrap.com) - There's a moment at the end of the promo reel for "Love, Marilyn," an upcoming Marilyn Monroe documentary that will premiere at the Toronto Film Festival, when Uma Thurman, speaking in words that were written by Monroe, almost...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 2:28 PM
Sutton Foster appears to be putting her Broadway experience to good, or at least remunerative, use in "Bunheads," the new series on ABC Family that is set to premiere June 11. The network has released a first clip from the comedy-drama in which the Tony-...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 4:19 PM
May can be a difficult month for the serious couch potato, what with regular season finales happening at the same time new series are launching. So to help you out, here's a guide to the season and series finales, plus season, series, original movie and...
| May 13, 2012
| 11:39 AM
NBC announced its 2012-13 primetime schedule Sunday that capitalizes on the popularity of "The Voice" by launching a new fall edition of the singing competition series.
The network also plans to add six new scripted series in the fall and four at mid-...