The Writers Guild of America has amped up its battle with NBC's documentary-reality operation Peacock Prods., taking its unionization case to Comcast/NBCU topper Stephen Burke.
Studio 60 On The Sunset Strip
During a panel discussion earlier this week previewing the new TV season, I worried, in regard to journalism, that “the metabolism of the Web is making us stupid.” Aaron Sorkin is equally concerned…
By happenstance, I recently re-watched the pilot for "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip," which remains one of the more accomplished prototypes I've ever seen. In hindsight, though, the progression of…
"JKL" was nominated for writing, while director Andy Fisher was nominated for an episode featuring a spectacular casting stunt that had actor Matt Damon stealing the program from host Jimmy Kimmel…
Aaron Sorkin writes like he's trying to save America from its basest impulses. He can't, and it's alternately fascinating and irritating to watch him try.
Perhaps the best way for the critically acclaimed FX drama "Lights Out" to grab some Emmy love would be to put it in the miniseries category.
John Goodman has been cast to star in "The Station," the Fox comedy pilot from Ben Stiller's production shingle.
Creative Arts Emmys list, part III
The Ottawa Senators made their first trip to hockey's Holy Grail -- the Stanley Cup Finals -- without their most famous fan.
In what will be his first gig directing a TV pilot, Kevin Smith has signed on to helm "Reaper," the supernatural-themed CW drama from exec producer Mark Gordon ("Grey's Anatomy").
A bun in the oven forces man-child Zach Braff to leave New York and get a real job at his father-in-law's Ohio ad agency in "Fast Track," a half-baked comedy torn between sincere emotion and…