It’s been eight years since the world first met Katharine McPhee on American Idol, and now she’s taking on her first major non-singing television role on CBS’s Scorpion. With the musical drama Smash behind her, she’s more determined than ever to prove herself.
It’s easy to make fun, but Smash’s departure will leave a hole in my heart.
Sometimes the only way to articulate the actor’s experience is through song. Here are some of the best examples, from classic to contemporary.
Smash was supposed to be the show that saved NBC — but people laughed at it instead. How did it all go so wrong?
Spoiler alert: Not much happened. Monday night’s “Watch What Happens Live” boasted Nick Jonas as a guest. How did Jonas’ squeaky clean personality adapt to fit a show known for Andy Cohen’s brand of relaxed, risqué discussion? Well, it didn’t—which made things somewhat awkward.