Theresa Rebeck

NBC's 'Smash': Ousted Showrunner Theresa Rebeck Calls Season 2 A "Disaster"

by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 30, 2013 @ 11:26 PM
Even the most casual of 'Smash' viewers knows that what started as a promising Broadway musical drama quickly devolved into the target of critical angst, leading to a complete creative shakeup in season 2 and the replacement of show-runner Theresa Rebeck with 'Gossip Girl' helmer Josh Safran. Now, as the series lies on the verge of cancellation, Rebeck had some rather harsh words for the direction 'Smash' has taken in season 2, and her own involvement in the debacle.