Sara Bareilles Knows She’s Making Smash Dreams Come True With Katharine McPhee in Waitress

Smash lasted just two seasons, but its legacy lives on—and could be headed to the stage itself. “Smash may have invented the concept of hate-watching,” NBC’s Robert Greenblatt joked to Variety. “Interestingly enough, I hear more about people loving Smash now than I ever did when it was on the air.”

“We’ve been thinking about different ways to think about a stage musical based on Bombshell or Smash,” Greenblatt said. “That’s all I’ll say. There’s an incarnation which could sort of combine both…You may not have seen the last of Smash yet. I think the next incarnation will be on stage.”