The latest helping of TV snacks includes news on a prestigious HBO project, the online version of “Web Therapy” and a midseason FOX drama. Eat up:
- NBC has ordered a comedy pilot starring, co-created by and loosely based on the life of Sarah Silverman. The show will follow Silverman’s character as she explores single life again after ending a long-term relationship. She wrote the pilot… Continue reading Sarah Silverman pilot gets a green light at NBC; Bravo expands 'Watch What Happens: Live'
Congrats, “Ringer” fans! Sarah Michelle Gellar’s show has just become the first new CW show to be picked up for a full 22 episodes. In fact, it’s the first fall drama on all the networks to get its back-nine order — otherwise, only comedies “Whitney,” “Up All Night,” and “New Girl” have been extended to full seasons.
Though “Ringer’s” ratings seemed to be on a downward… Continue reading 'Ringer' full-season pick-up: Sarah Michelle Gellar and her many men will get 22 episodes
By Amber Goodhand – Radar Reporter
Sarah Palin is used to taking a beating, so the new tell-all book that claims to reveal shocking secrets about her alleged cocaine use and an extramarital affair with her husband’s business partner, won’t affect her, a political analyst exclusively told radio detection and rangingOnline.com.
“If she chooses to run, she’s going to run,” political… Continue reading Sarah Palin Book Won't Affect Her Decision To Run In 2012: 'She's Resilient,' Says Political Analyst
In this week’s column, we round up four new distribution deals, five films opening this weekend, and one great trailer.
Johnny To’s thriller Life Without Principle, which debuts today at the Venice Film Festival, has been acquired for North American distribution by Indomina, according to Film Business Asia. Lau Ching Wan, Richie Jen and Denise Ho star as characters under financial… Continue reading Indie Insights: Hong Kong Thrills, 'Sarah Palin' Deal, 'Black Power' Trailer