Smash (2012): Season 1


# Air Date Title
1 Feb 06


In the pilot of Smash we are introduced to Tom Levitt and Julia Houstona song-writing duo who had planned on taking a break from the business of Broadway but, find themselves d…

2 Feb 13

The Callback

Ivy and Karen jump through hoops for the brilliant but temperamental director Derek Wills as they pursue the role of a lifetime. Meanwhile, Julia and her husband Frank, are fru…

3 Feb 20

Enter Mr. DiMaggio

The search begins for a Joe DiMaggio to play opposite Marilyn – but everyone’s first choice, Michael, has a secret. Karen returns to Iowa for a baby shower and must…

4 Feb 27

The Cost of Art

Karen must learn to advance in the high-stakes world of Broadway, as Derek hosts a party for hot young star Lyle. Eileen tries a sly new strategy for raising funds, while Tom g…

5 Mar 05

Let's Be Bad

Karen finds a new use for her acting talents as she joins Dev at a high-powered government party. The drama between Michael and Julia heats up, as Eileen and Tom’s ambiti…

6 Mar 12


Ivy faces major vocal issues, while Julia struggles to avoid Michael. Meanwhile, Karen books a side gig at a bar mitzvah.

7 Mar 19

The Workshop

Eileen, Derek and the team present ‘‘Marilyn the Musical’‘ to would-be investors. Ivy struggles to perform. Karen must make a difficult choice. Julia an…

8 Mar 26

The Coup

The team deals with the workshop’s after-effects; Derek asks Karen to help him steal the show from Tom and Julia; Eileen’s daughter’s surprise visit forces he…

9 Apr 02

Hell On Earth

Julia and Tom must find a title for the recently reinvigorated musical; Ivy and Karen compete for an orange juice commercial; Frank makes a discovery.

10 Apr 09


When the show’s new star gets stuck in Cuba, Derek puts Karen in as understudy; Tom and Julia celebrate their anniversary.

11 Apr 16

The Movie Star

The arrival of a movie star turns ``Bombshell’‘ upside-down; Ivy and Karen try to overcome their history and unite against their new rival; Tom and Sam’s roma…

12 Apr 23


Karen finds herself seduced by the glamorous life of new BFF Rebecca Duvall — but can Rebecca be trusted? What will Karen’s ascent mean to…

13 Apr 30


Ivy worries as Derek grows closer to Rebecca and Karen has to choose between Dev and the show. Ellen and Julia fight over Michael’s possible return and Sam brings Tom to…

14 May 07


“Bombshell” faces its first audience just as a major crisis hits Rebecca Duvall. The team of Tom and Julia scramble to fix the show when the first preview falls sho…

15 May 14


Tom and Julia work to save the show, while Derek makes a decision that will forever change Karen’s and Ivy’s lives; Ellis tries to save the show.

About Smash (2012)

Smash is a musical drama that celebrates the beauty and heartbreak of the Broadway theater as it follows a cross-section of dreamers and schemers who all have one common desire – to be a Smash