Smash star Christian Borle: Tony nominee relishes both Broadway gigs


In Christian Borle's case, art should imitate life.As Tom, the composer of the Marilyn Monroe musical "Bombshell" on "Smash," he can only hope to be nominated for a Tony Award.In Borle's other job, starring in Broadway's "Peter and the Starcatcher" as Black Stache, the absolutely fabulous pirate who becomes Captain Hook in the Peter Pan story, Borle earned a Tony nomination Tuesday (May 1).He doesn't know if the same could be in store for his NBC character, or where the show will go. Though everyone expects changes with "Smash," even the stars have not been let on in what those may be. "This is an exciting place to be," he tells Zap2it. "I can't believe 'Peter' made it to Broadway and I have 'Smash' on the air Monday night and I walk into the theater Tuesday."Incidentally, despite that Borle has a lot of stage time in "Peter and the Starcatcher," and all but walks away with...


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