Olivia Spencer (Jacqueline Murphy) has just finished singing and while looking for her cheating husband Billy (Steve Carnahan) bumps into Mr. Meyer (Jeff Rector), the head of the studio. He has bad news. The big part he promised to Olivia has been given to the younger actress Starlet Moore (Maria Elena Infantino). When Mr. Meyer offers her the part of the mother, Olivia becomes outraged and reminds him she has a contract with MGM. Meyer tells her "not anymore, my dear." On the stage the singer (Bridget Brady) announces her "Best Friend", Starlet Moore, and Olivia is betrayed and heartbroken.