NBC to rebroadcast 'Sound of Music Live' on Saturday
Sorry Jimmy Stewart, Carrie Underwood just took your spot in Saturday's lineup. NBC has announced that it will rebroadcast The Sound of Music Live on Saturday at 8 p.m., bumping a planned showing of It’s A Wonderful Life .
NBC’s live musical broadcast on Dec. 5 drew a whopping 18 million viewers, despite criticism of Underwood’s lack of acting ability. The three-hour telecast used the Broadway stage version, with several songs not used in the 1965 Julie Andrews movie. Even those who didn't love it had a blast tweeting about it, as we noted here.
Will the second time bring the same dough-re-me, or at least more DGiorno pizza tweets?