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06/21/2013 03:09 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Katharine McPhee's New Hair: Actress Makes A Dramatic Switch For Summer (PHOTOS)

When she's not rocking the blond bombshell wig on "Smash," Katharine McPhee can usually be spotted sporting gorgeously long brunette locks, like this ...

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But it turns out that earlier this month, the 29-year-old actress and former "American Idol" runner-up decided to switch her style up for summer and dramatically transform her tresses. The star went boldly shorter and seemingly thinner, before finishing up the look with some blonder highlights on the bottom. Let's just say she looks, um, different ...

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