"Ugly Betty" Gets Wicked Nov. 1

News   "Ugly Betty" Gets Wicked Nov. 1 The Nov. 1 broadcast of the award-winning ABC comedy "Ugly Betty" will feature scenes filmed on location at the Pantages Theatre, current home of the Los Angeles production of Wicked.
America Ferrera and Christopher Gorham in
America Ferrera and Christopher Gorham in "Ugly Betty." Photo by Michael Ansel/ABC

The episode, which is titled "Something Wicked This Way Comes," will feature guest appearances by L.A. Wicked stars Eden Espinosa (Elphaba), Megan Hilty (Glinda) and Kristoffer Cusick (Fiyero). The 60-minute program was penned by Henry Alonso Myers and directed by Wendey Stanzler.

"Betty and Henry continue their illicit romance," read "Ugly Betty" press notes, "and plan a secret date to the Broadway musical Wicked. But things don't go as planned when Daniel, thinking Betty's dating Gio (guest star Freddy Rodriguez), gives her tickets for the two of them instead - tickets which Gio refuses to give up."

"Ugly Betty" airs on ABC-TV from 8-9 PM ET; check local listings.

Eden Espinosa and Megan Hilty guest star on "Ugly Betty."
Eden Espinosa and Megan Hilty guest star on "Ugly Betty." Photo by Michael Ansel/ABC
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