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Seriously?

February 15, 2008 | 0 Comments

Dimitrios Kambouris / WireImage/Getty Images Despite the strike being over, post-WGA-fallout is still buzzing over at Nikki Finke’s Deadline Hollywood Daily, which is now reporting quite a zinger – it seems NBC, the Hollywood Foreign...

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By The Way…

February 11, 2008 | 0 Comments

Albert L. Ortega / WireImage/Getty Images The Writers Guild Strike is pretty much over. If you’re a masochist, you can check out Nikki Finke’s meticulous updates on all the tiny details of the weekend’s fruitful...

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Could This Be The End?

February 4, 2008 | 0 Comments

Valerie Macon / Getty Images Peter Chernin, the CEO of Fox Group and COO of News Corp., told pals in his box at the Super Bowl on Sunday that the WGA strike “is over,” according...

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Strike Update: ‘Looking Good’

January 30, 2008 | 0 Comments

Charley Gallay / Getty Images According to Nikki Finke and various other news outlets, the current climate of the WGA strike is almost sunny – a big break from the month-plus of stalled talks. Some...

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Grammys, Unspoiled

January 23, 2008 | 0 Comments

Kevin Mazur / WireImage/Getty Images The WGA, in solidarity with the American Federation of Musicians (AFM) and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA), has decided to cancel their planned picket of the...

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WGA Update

January 23, 2008 | 0 Comments

Matthew Simmons / WireImage/Getty Images Well, at least it’s news. The WGA has finally re-entered talks with the AMPTP goblins. Their pus-filled lesions have been leaking so much money, it appears that only further contract...

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Show Goes On

January 16, 2008 | 0 Comments

Michael Caulfield / WireImage/Getty Images Oscar producer Gil Cates has been adamant in recent interviews with the assurance that the Oscar telecast WILL take place, even if the WGA strike has not been resolved. Plans...

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Deadline Hollywood Reached

January 14, 2008 | 0 Comments

Matthew Simmons / WireImage/Getty Images Nikki Finke is going offline until January 22nd. Nooooooooooo! We live for The Finkester! During the WGA strike, her blog has been a constant source of amusement, especially when assessing...

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Blood And Piaf In L.A.

January 14, 2008 | 0 Comments

Jordan Strauss / WireImage/Getty Images Beyond a certain massive awards show that celebrated its 65th birthday with a strike-embattled whimper, the Los Angeles Film Critics Association handed out its previously announced awards on Saturday night...

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Anti-Strike Strike!

January 14, 2008 | 0 Comments

Toby Canham / Getty Images While the WGA chose not to picket the Golden Globe ‘Awards’ on Sunday, the WGA itself was met with a protest. An incohesive group of film and television crew members...

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Awards Show: Strike One

January 14, 2008 | 0 Comments

Jeff Vespa / WireImage/Getty Images The 65th Annual Golden Globes came and went Sunday night with little in the way of fanfare, with HFPA members and random L.A. television personalities announcing the winners at a...

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WGA Strike Getting Fugly

January 11, 2008 | 0 Comments

Joe Kohen / WireImage/Getty Images No one is negotiating. Multi-millionaire moguls are bickering through circumspect bloggers like tween girls. George Clooney is one of the few making sane suggestions. The Oscars might get cancelled. What...

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Globes MIA

January 9, 2008 | 0 Comments

Gregg DeGuire / WireImage/Getty Images The Golden Globes have been officially cancelled, save for a hastily devised TV ‘news conference’ on Sunday night, during which the winners will be announced. The HFPA will probably try...

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Leno Shenanigans Reaching Fever Pitch

January 4, 2008 | 0 Comments

Paul Drinkwater / NBCU PhotoBank / WireImage / Getty Images With all the late-night network hosts back on the air – Leno, Letterman, Conan, Craig Ferguson, Jimmy Kimmel, Carson Schmaly – controversy has erupted in...

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