McPhee, who was the runner-up on Season Five of 'American Idol,' thas previously appeared on stage in ANNIE GET YOUR GUN and 110 STORIES. Her screen credits include 'The House Bunny' and 'You May Not Kiss the Bride,' as well as television's 'Ugly Betty' and 'The Soup.' She has released two albums, 'Katharine McPhee
' and the recent 'Unbroken.' She now stars on NBC's SMASH
as Karen Cartwright.