|Season 1, Episode 13|
|Air date||April 30, 2012|
"Tech" is the thirteenth episode of Season 1, and is the 13th episode of the series overall.
This episode earned Uma Thurman a 2012 Primetime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series.
Bombshell moves to Boston. Ivy faces trouble as Derek finds himself drawn ever closer to Rebecca Duvall, while Karen reaches a turning point — she must choose between Dev and the show. Eileen faces off against Julia over the possible return of Michael Swift. Sam brings Tom into the biggest battle of all — family dinner.
- Julia Houston - Debra Messing
- Derek Wills - Jack Davenport
- Karen Cartwright - Katharine McPhee
- Tom Levitt - Christian Borle
- Ivy Lynn - Megan Hilty
- Ellis Tancharoen - Jaime Cepero
- Dev Sundaram - Raza Jaffrey
- Eileen Rand - Anjelica Huston
- Uma Thurman - Rebecca Duval
Unreleased songs :
- Another Op'nin', Another Show from Kiss Me, Kate. Sung by Tom with Sam.
- History Is Made At Night by Smash. Sung by Ivy and Dennis.
- 20th Century Fox Mambo by Smash. Sung by Rebecca and The Ensemble.
- Happy Birthday, Mr. Director (originally Happy Birthday, Mr. President) by Marilyn Monroe. Sung by Rebecca.
|“||I was with her! In our apartment... And I came this close to sleeping with her but I stopped myself because in that moment, I knew... I only wanted to be with you... I had to come up here to see you, to be with you. I don't want us to come apart like this, Karen. I want to be with you always...||”|
|<p style="font-size:smaller; text-align:right;">–Dev|
|Pilot • The Callbacks • Enter Mr. DiMaggio • The Cost of Art • Let's Be Bad • Chemistry • The Workshop • The Coup • Hell on Earth • Understudy • The Movie Star • Publicity • Tech • Previews • Bombshell|