Why be a Marilyn when you can be a Cookie?
By now you've surely seen Empire — the greatest television phenomenon since the Ptolemaic Dynasty.
But what you might not know is that in 2012, another little-known TV show glimmered with the brightness of the gods.
That show was SMASH.
Just like Empire, it was an in-depth exploration of the highs and lows that come from a grandiose mix of fame and music.