With the future of Bombshell hanging in the balance (more specifically, in Eileen's hands), we don't know what to expect of the musical when Smash returns for an all-new episode Tuesday. Will it be Julia's reimagined male-driven narrative or Tom's favorite Marilyn-centric draft? http://www.tvguide.com/News/Smash-Never-Give-All-Heart-Karen-Season2-Video-1062377.aspx?rss=breakingnews
Previously on "Smash" : "If you bring him the right song, you'll be famous." Karen gets the beers. The dramaturg. Presented in chronological order and without commentary, the most absurd moments from Season 2, Episode 5, "The Read-Through." Read More... http://feeds.huffingtonpost.com/~r/HP/Entertainment/~3/cSZF49V1abs/smash-recap-season-2-episode-5-the-read-through_b_2815615.html
Rosie O'Donnell is heading to Smash . "On my way to film SMASH - love that show so much ... I am playing me - luckily I have done a lot of research ;)" she tweeted on Tuesday morning. "It's the TONY AWARDS episode," she added. An email to NBC was not immediately returned. http://www.tvguide.com/News/Rosie-ODonnell-Smash-1062216.aspx?rss=breakingnews
Things have taken quite a turn for esteemed Broadway director Derek Wills ( Jack Davenport ) on NBC's Smash (Tuesdays at 10/9c). Last season, he was behind one of the most of the buzzed-about upcoming musicals on Broadway while also romantically involved with his leading lady, Ivy ( Megan Hilty ). Unfortunately for poor Ivy, he even enjoyed a brief affair with Hollywood royalty, and Marilyn replacement, Rebecca Duvall ( Uma Thurman ). Cut to one season later and Derek has already lost one job, a remake of The Wiz with Tony winner Ronnie Moore ( Jennifer Hudson ), his other gig, Bombshell , has been stalled for weeks, and he's been accused of sexual harassment by several stage actresses. Oh, and did we mention that he and Ivy are dunzo? "They almost do a role reversal at one point where she's completely in control and he's almost a little puppy dog for her," Hilty told TVGuide.com last month. "It's a... http://www.tvguide.com/News/Smash-Jack-Davenport-1062219.aspx?rss=breakingnews
Smash season 2 Episode "The Song" airs Tuesday Feb 26 on NBC (9-11:00 p.m. ET). Episode Synopsis: Derek (Jack Davenport) calls in help for a special event, but Jimmy’s (Jeremy Jordan) pride might get in the way of a huge opportunity Karen (Katharine McPhee) orchestrates for him and Kyle (Andy Mientus). Peter (guest star Daniel Sunjata) challenges Julia’s (Debra Messing) pride as they continue to work together. Meanwhile, Ronnie (guest star Jennifer Hudson) struggles to assert her independence from a powerful mother (guest star Sheryl Lee Ralph), as Eileen (Anjelica Huston) finds herself at a moral crossroads with huge ramifications for "Bombshell." Christian Borle and Megan Hilty also star. Jennifer Hudson, Sheryl Lee Ralph and Daniel Sunjata guest star. READ MORE...
Smash season 2 Episode 3 "The Dramaturg" airs Tuesday Feb 19 on NBC (9-11:00 p.m. ET). Episode Synopsis : Partnerships are tested as Eileen (Anjelica Huston) asks Tom (Christian Borle) and Julia (Debra Messing) to contend with an unwelcome new collaborator, while Jimmy (Jeremy Jordan) and Kyle (Andy Mientus) prepare to present their work for the first time. Derek (Jack Davenport) attempts to get Ronnie (guest star Jennifer Hudson) back on his side. Ivy (Megan Hilty) finds it hard to move on, but help from an old friend might take her one step closer to her dream. Katharine McPhee also stars. Jennifer Hudson and Daniel Sunjata guest star. READ MORE...
Fox's The Following and NBC's Smash are both serving up sexy love triangles — with a bisexual bent. In last night's fourth episode of The Following , the kidnappers — Billy/Paul ( Adan Canto ), Will/Jacob ( Nico Tortorella ) and Denise/Emma ( Valorie Curry ) — had... http://www.tvguide.com/News/Kecks-Exclusives-Love-1060845.aspx?rss=breakingnews
Ivy might take part in a comedy show, as Eileen accuses her estranged husband Jerry of lying to her. http://www.aceshowbiz.com/news/view/00057719.html
After a long break, " Smash " returned with a two-hour premiere that went out of its way to emphasize how much it had changed since the first season. Julia's husband drama was jettisoned, along with the husband -- she moved in with Tom! -- and she finally let go of those scarves. The most interesting change was in the dynamic between Karen and Ivy. With "Bombshell" experiencing a run in Boston to work out some kinks, Karen started getting some good press in the lead. Suddenly, she's a known commodity while Ivy has become the veritable nobody lost in her shadow. Read More... http://feeds.huffingtonpost.com/~r/HP/Entertainment/~3/jyUgjgj6CL0/smash-premiere-jennifer-hudson-video_n_2627734.html
In the Season 2 premiere of " Smash " (Tuesdays, 10 p.m. EST on NBC), viewers met a number of new characters, but chances are the one that made the biggest impression was Jeremy Jordan's Jimmy, the belligerent barman who had an undeniable spark with Karen (Katharine McPhee). HuffPost TV sat down with Jordan -- a Broadway veteran who was nominated for a Tony Award for his leading role in "Newsies" last year -- in January to learn more about Jimmy's chemistry with Karen, his character's "dark" past, and the differences between jobs on the stage and the screen. Read More... http://feeds.huffingtonpost.com/~r/HP/Entertainment/~3/8izFt21BBuY/smash-jeremy-jordan-season-2_n_2625673.html