Pencils down, support up: Showrunners plan rally

TV’s showrunners are planning a show of force Wednesday from 9-11 a.m. at Disney.

Plans are underway for a special picket line packed with TV’s writers-producers, according to two scribes who plan on attending.

No doubt one reason for the showrunner picket is to create some media buzz by assembling some of the medium’s better-known scribes in one place. Another goal is likely to demonstrate that writers at all levels are backing the WGA’s actions.

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–Josef Adalian

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