Five-time Grammy winner Carrie Underwood will star as Maria von Trapp in NBC’s live broadcast of The Sound of Music, which will air on a date to be announced near the holidays in 2013.
NBC is partnering with the “Smash” producing team of Craig Zadan and Neil Meron for “The Sound of Music.”
It sounds like this is a taped staging rather than a full-blown movie remake. But, I guess this will be interesting?
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Video preview of Carrie Underwood guesting on an upcoming HIMYM. Spoiler alert. Bad acting alert.
Carrie Underwood: ‘How I Met Your Mother’ Cameo!
The former Idol country star will pull a Britney Spears and take a role on HIMYM. She’ll play a Pharmaceutical rep, love interest for Ted. He sure likes the girls in medicine.
The verdict is still out on whether Underwood can act.