Somebody must be SERIOUSLY kicking herself for all those times she blanked out on her lines!
After only premiering a month ago on the Broadway stage, Katie Holmes' new play hasn't been as well-received as she probably would have hoped for her first foray back in the game since splitting from Tom Cruise this past summer!
And even though the actress was determined enough to fix the production problems by putting in extra rehearsal hours, it's apparently just not enough…as it was announced today that Dead Accounts will now be closing seven weeks ahead of its initial schedule on January 6th!
Producer Jeffrey Finn says in a statement:
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Wanna know why Theresa Rebeck quit her own hit network drama after its first season??
According the Smash creator/ex-showrunner, her sudden departure had EVERYTHING to do with NBC's unartistic executives!
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We see the chemistry! Brother and sister chemistry, anyway.
Katie Holmes and her Dead Accounts co-star, Norbert Leo Butz, goof around in a commercial for the Broadway play (above).
The comedy from Smash creator Theresa Rebeck starts previews on November 3 and opens on November 29. It's described as:
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Aww! We're loving every moment of Katie Holmes' post-divorce life.
She looks happier and happier every day that she isn't with Tom Cruise, which only makes us happier and happier!
The actress had a smile on her face throughout a Q&A session in NYC on Thursday with the rest of her Dead Accounts castmates.
When asked about the character she plays in the comedy from Theresa Rebeck, Holmes said she loved her "strength" and explained:
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Our beloved Josh Safran is reportedly replacing Smash co-creator Theresa Rebeck as the series showrunner!!!
The Gossip Girl king has had PLENTY of experience making the Upper East Side soap the success it is today, so we know everyone with a Smash paycheck must be feelin' HIGH right now!!
But what does this mean for GG?? Smash has already been picked up for a second season, but no word on whether GG will return for a sixth one yet.
…but who are we
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Watch out, Broadway! Severus Snape has got you in his sights!
Currently, Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe is doing his singing/dancing thing on Broadway in How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, and now Snape actor Alan Rickman is also headed to the stage.
Rickman previously won a Tony for his role for Noel Coward's Private Lives in 2002, and now he'll be starring in Theresa Rebeck's play Seminar this fall.
Snape Rickman will
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