Smash

Season 1 Episode 1

Pilot

6
Aired Saturday 9:00 PM Feb 06, 2012 on NBC
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In the pilot of Smash we are introduced to Tom Levittand Julia Houstona song-writing duo who had planned on taking a break from the business of Broadway but, find themselves drawn back in when they get the desire to produce a musical based around the life of Marilyn Monroe. When a demo of one of the tracks goes viral the project attracts the eye and ear of tenacious producer Eileen Rand and, although causing a conflict that of directorDerek Wills. But the biggest and most important task is to find their Marilyn after, auditioning a range of girls they whittle it down to two but, who do they go for. Ivy Lynn a veteran of the stage who wants to break away from the chorus line to get her break as a lead orKaren Cartwright a fresh talent who is trying to follow her dream of becoming a star.

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Brian d'Arcy James

Brian d'Arcy James

Frank Houston

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Dylan Baker

Dylan Baker

Karen's Father

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Becky Ann Baker

Becky Ann Baker

Karen's Mother

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