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Carrie Underwood is to star in NBC's live production of The Sound of Music. The American Idol winner is to play Maria Von Trapp in a three-hour televised staging of the musical. Smash producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron will oversee the Peacock Network's version of The Sound of Music, which has been an enduring Broadway hit. An NBC spokesperson said of the project: "We're thrilled to be presenting the Broadway version of The Sound of Music live and having Carrie Underwood as the star brings it to a new generation who will fall in love (more) »


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