NBC’s first live-musical special, “The Sound of Music” in 2013, still holds the record for the most viewers in the genre: 18.3 million.
Many took to Twitter to share their reactions to “Grease: Live,” including stars like Anna Kendricks, who couldn’t help discussing Aaron Tveit's basketball shorts. She tweeted, "Finger crossed Danny's shorts get smaller with every cut away #GreaseLive."
See more celebrity reactions to “Grease: Live” below!
ok i am officially watching Grease Live...I am in awe of how difficult the behind the scenes of this must be.— christine teigen (@chrissyteigen) February 1, 2016
Ugh crying I love the original grease so much and this is awesome. #GreaseLive— Nicole Polizzi (@snooki) February 1, 2016
This makes me happy #GreaseLive 🤗— lisa rinna (@lisarinna) February 1, 2016
I'm a little too excited that I know every song and every line from #GreaseLive— Kyle Richards (@KyleRichards) February 1, 2016
I MEAN #GreaseLive. BEST ONE YET! GO Tommy Kail and entire cast!!! The passion, hard work and happiness showed!— Beth Behrs (@BethBehrs) February 1, 2016
Ok. Finale? I cried. #GreaseLive— Debra Messing (@DebraMessing) February 1, 2016
Bravo all of y'all! @GoGrease that was a HUGE triumph!— Michael Urie (@michaelurie) February 1, 2016
Wow congrats to everyone involved in #GreaseLive! Production & performances were amazing! Way better than my high school production!..just X— Rebel Wilson (@RebelWilson) February 1, 2016