Today's the big day! The Writers Guild's contract expires at midnight tonight, which means they have only a few short hours to negotiate a new one with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers before a strike is called and Hollywood crumbles into the Pacific Ocean, never to be heard from again.
Sixteen genetically modified Technicolor peacocks swoop into the room...
NBC goes green in a completely unobtrusive manner.
A showdown between network executives is a bust.
Has NBC wunderkind Ben Silverman been bionically enhanced?
McPherson is a "volatile bulldozer" who "exhibits a blunt, temperamental style that … creates a frosty relationship with his superiors and leaves subordinates ducking for cover."
We've taken great delight in the ongoing beef between NBC's Ben Silverman and ABC's Steve McPherson, so we're really sorry to see that McPherson already seems to be waving the white flag.
Quotes from Emile Hirsch and the guy responsible for Cavemen!
Plus news on Cloverfield, VH1, and Paul Dergarabedian.
Our ears perked up during last night's season premiere of The Office, when onetime temp Ryan, now promoted to corporate in New York, described himself as a "wunderkind."
Plus industry news on Robert Redford, Martin Scorsese, and Snoop Dogg.
Ben Silverman mocks Cavemen on CNBC.
News about Lauren Graham, the Sex Pistols, and Phil Spector!
But it's not Ryan Seacrest's fault!
This is a desperate moment in pop humanity, says NBC's new president.
Ingmar Bergman and Gwen Stefani, together at last!
This seems like a beef that can only be settled one way: with a sunset knife fight on the Malibu cliffs.
Plus industry news on Ben Silverman, ABC's new dance show, and Kate Beckinsale as … Judith Miller?
Plus industry news on Ben Silverman and NBC, the Weinstein Company's mob movie, and Jared Leto and Sarah Polley's new film.
dear friend [deer frend] 1. Not an active enemy. 2. Someone you do low-effort favors for sometimes, and who does low-effort favors for you. 3. Someone whose children you would not hesitate to devour if it would advance your career even an iota.
The spiffy Website for The Simpsons Movie just added a feature that allows you to create your own Simpsons character, complete with yellow skin, four-fingered hands, and dramatic overbite.