I want to find the people in Hollywood who have these lunch meetings (most likely involving nothing but high-proof liquids) and say things like, "You know what we need? A remake to the Sound of Music! As a TV special!"
Carried Underwood, the former American Idol winner will take on the famous role in a new TV production for NBC, based on the much-loved Broadway original.
The latest adaptation will see Underwood perform live over a three-hour broadcast, set to air next year, a network executive revealed yesterday.