'Smash' Recap: 'Understudy'

Would you believe it? It was another crazy night on "Smash." Eileen got a controversial new investor, Tom lost a boyfriend and Uma Thurman even dropped by—but only for the last 30 seconds of the show. Tease! Ellis was less manipulative than usual—word had gotten out about his lame ways—but other characters totally picked up the slack in the "acting horribly" department.

First up was Karen’s boyfriend, Dev, who throughout the show has been pretty charming and supportive. But things weren’t going his way at work. He didn’t get his politico job, and still hadn’t told Karen, although he was a Chatty Kathy with RJ, his work wife who looked so much like his girlfriend, I spent a few confused moments last night assuming they were one in the same. While Dev dealt with his bad news, Karen got some great news: Actress Rebecca Duvall was tied up in Cuba and wouldn’t be at their rehearsals for the next week. Derek asked Karen to be the understudy, meaning she was Marilyn, albeit briefly. Read More...



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