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She took quite a risk by stepping into Julie Andrews shoes in "The Sound of Music Live!," and now criticism of her performance is really getting to Carrie Underwood.
Even Kym Karath, who played Gretl von Trapp in the 1965 musical took issue with the performance, tweeting, "Mystified & disappointed so far by SOM special. So far only happy with Stephen Moyer. Love Carrie Underwood but this role is just not right for her. She is lovely her voice is beautiful but acting is wrong."
Millions of viewers tuned in to see Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer sing their hearts out in “The Sound of Music Live” last night (December 5), and all of the performance videos are now available to view.
Also starring Audra McDonald, Christian Borle, and Laura Benanti, the three-hour event cost nearly $9 million to produce and received mixed reviews from critics and social network users.
Giving Thanksgiving, Hanukkah and Christmas themes to each song, the three performers parodied Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines," Daft Punk‘s "Get Lucky," Miley Cyrus‘ "Wrecking Ball," Katy Perry‘s "Roar" and Lorde‘s "Royals."
She's excited for her live performance as Maria in NBC’s broadcast of “The Sound of Music,” but unfortunately Carrie Underwood reveals that she has received some harsh criticism for taking on the iconic role.
During her interview with Entertainment Weekly's Entertainers of the Year issue, the "See You Again" crooner shares details about being attacked by critics and fans after announcing she would playing the same role that Julie Andrews made famous.