If Let Me Be Your Star was the underlying theme of Smash's first season, there's no question that Broadway Here I Come is the message for season two, as almost every character is striving to claim their spot on The Great White Way.
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And that amazing season one song got an equally chill-inducing counterpart in the season two premiere when Jeremy Jordan blew Karen -- and the audience -- away with the original composition.
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But before a single frame of season two had aired (so please forgive some of the less insightful questions), I caught up with Jordan on the set of Smash to talk about his character, what Jimmy brings to the table and why his self-destructive streak isn't to blame for this busted lip!
Smash airs Tuesdays at 10 p.m. on NBC.