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Let's Be Bad
Season 1, Episode 5
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Air date March 5, 2012
Written by Julie Rottenberg and Elisa Zuritsky
Directed by Jamie Babbit
Episode Guide
The Cost of Art

"Let's Be Bad" is the 5th episode of Season 1, and the 5th episode of the series overall.


Karen finds a new use for her acting talents as she joins Dev at a high-powered government party. The drama between Michael and Julia heats up, as Eileen and Tom’s ambitious assistant Ellis forge an alliance. Ivy senses trouble in her relationship with Derek.


Guest Stars:Edit


  • Wesley Taylor as Bobby
  • Jenny Laroche as Sue
  • Michaels Holmes as Director



  • This episode scored a 2.7 rating 18-49 with 7.90 Million total viewers
  • This is the first episode to be named after a song featured in it, and it is the first to be named after an original song


Smash 1x05 "Let's Be Bad" Promo (HD)00:36

Smash 1x05 "Let's Be Bad" Promo (HD)

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