Katharine McPhee Opens Up About Her Broadway Debut in Waitress
McPhee takes the reins in the Tony-nominated musical by Sara Bareilles and Jessie Nelson.
After two seasons playing a Broadway actor on the NBC series Smash, Katharine McPhee is finally gearing up to make her actual New York stage debut. Joining the company of Waitress as Jenna, McPhee follows in the footsteps of Jessie Mueller, Betsy Wolfe, and the musical's composer Sara Bareilles herself. If McPhee feels the pressure, she's not letting on — she's taking the work seriously and ready to show Broadway what she can do.