Krysta Rodriguez of Broadway’s The Addams Family Joins Smash Cast; Leslie Odom Jr. Becomes Series Regular

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More casting news for the musical TV series “Smash.” Raza Jaffrey’s (Karen’s boyfriend, Dev) exit leaves room for a new roommate. Krysta Rodriguez will play that roommate. Rodriguez will play Ana, a full regular cast member in season two. She will play Karen’s (Katherine McPhee) “fun and spunky” new roomie. The character is […]

“Smash” Adds Rising Star Andy Mientus to Second Season

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Andy Mientus, last seen in the recent off Broadway production of Carrie, has signed on to play Kyle, an aspiring musical theater writer from Brooklyn, on the second season of “Smash.” Mientus is the final installment of the three additions to the “Smash” cast to be announced. He joins Jeremy Jordan of Disney’s […]

‘American Idol’ Finalist Jessica Sanchez Headed To ‘Glee’

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She not have taken home the American Idol prize last May, but the vocal powerhouse might come out on top of another Fox program. Jessica Sanchez is reportedly in talks for a multi-episode arc on the forth season of Glee. According to TVLine, the Fox musical series plans to have the 16-year old […]

Broadway Sweethearts engaged on American Idol finale

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Season 3 “American Idol” runner-up and former star of the Broadway revival of Hair got quite the surprise last night at the Season 11 “Idol” finale—a public proposal. Diana DeGarmo was outright shaken with excitement when Ace Young, a former contestant of American Idol whom DeGarmo met while both were starring in the […]

Deborah Cox will join Constantine Maroulis in Jekyll & Hyde

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Grammy Award nominee Deborah Cox will star as Lucy in the upcoming incarnation of Jekyll & Hyde that plans a return to Broadway in April 2013, following a 25-week National Tour. The tour will launch at San Diego’s Civic Theatre on October 2, 212. A pre-tour engagement will take place September 7 through […]

Newly Announced- ‘Jekyll & Hyde’ will return to Broadway April 2013

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Four-time Tony Award nominated Jekyll & Hyde will return to Broadway in April 2013 for a limited engagement, according to an Equity casting notice. Despite being the longest running show in the history of the Plymouth Theatre, Jekyll & Hyde closed in 2001 without turning a profit, but producers are hopeful for the […]

Frank Wildhorn gives it another try with Jekyll & Hyde

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Frank Wildhorn has more Broadway lives than Felix the Cat.  He’s nothing if not persistent. Frank Wildhorn has another show on its way to Broadway after the his shortly lived Bonnie & Clyde and Wonderland. This time around, it’s four-time Tony Award nominated Jekyll & Hyde. Despite being the longest running show in […]