The Nominations; The Tonys – In the second-season finale, Tom crosses a Tony voter, and Ivy deals with troubling news. Then, the Tony Awards finally take place, and everyone eagerly awaits the results.
The Transfer – A tribute night is held to honor Tom and Julia’s work, which pleases Tom, but Julia appears to be preoccupied with “Hit List.” Elsewhere, Ivy is hesitant to perform a risqué number; and the cast of “Hit List” deal with a devastating betrayal.
The Phenomenon – A surprising incident occurs and connects “Bombshell” and “Hit List.”
The Producers – Jimmy gets destructive and jeopardizes “Hit List,” so Derek, Ana and Kyle try to get him to refocus. Elsewhere, Tom and Julia consider ending their partnership as the “Bombshell” cast and crew go into overdrive to make the show a success.
Opening Night – “Bombshell” has its opening night, and a jittery Ivy gets some unexpected encouragement. Meanwhile, Tom and Julia set their sights on a new project; Jimmy shares details about his background with Karen; and Eileen’s issues with Richard cause problems.
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The Dress Rehearsal – Tom’s overeagerness may hurt “Bombshell” as he and Julia prepare the show for previews. Meanwhile, Ivy has an on-stage blunder, which leads her to make an important decision; and Karen begins to question Derek’s true motives.
The Surprise Party – Tom plans a surprise for Ivy in an attempt to find a balance between their work life and their friendship. Relations between Karen, Jimmy, and Derek explode just as “Hit List’s” rehearsal process nears its close. While Richard asks Eileen to spend less time at work and more time with him, Julia finds herself also pulled away from “Bombshell” by an unlikely source.
The Parents – Tom tries to eases the tension between Leigh and Ivy when Leigh is cast in “Bombshell.” Meanwhile, Jimmy and Karen’s bond is tested; and as the public gets a taste of “Hit List,” Derek uncovers information concerning Jimmy’s background.
The Bells and Whistles – Ivy brings Sam back to New York City, making things uncomfortable for Tom. Elsewhere, Jimmy finds himself at odds with Derek regarding “Hit List”; and Ana and Karen struggle with being assertive.
The Read-through – Julia’s fears increase when Tom airs his suspicions of Peter. Jimmy and Kyle confront their own crisis of confidence as “Hit List” is read for the first time. Meanwhile, Ivy realizes her triumph might not be all she hoped when she meets her new co-star, Terry Falls, and Karen wonders if she can trust Jimmy.