Ben Silverman Sells Production Company For $125 Million, Now Just Doing…

NBC perfect storm/D-girl disdainer/nerd-hating prom king Ben Silverman has long been filthy rich in the kind of programming savvy that's resulted in translated foreign hits like The Office and Ugly Betty and resurrected, nostalgic sensations like Knight Rider and American Gladiators, but following the just-announced… » 2/15/08 2:24pm 2/15/08 2:24pm

'My Name Is Earl' Creator Garcia Reveals Secret Fast Food Day Job That…

While some writers mused about taking minimum-wage gigs to help them make ends meet or alleviate their boredom during the strike, My Name is Earl creator Greg Garcia actually followed through on the idea, hoping to reconnect with the people a sitcom showrunner tends not to encounter while locked in a writers room with… » 2/14/08 6:20pm 2/14/08 6:20pm

Trekkies Rip Off Rubber Vulcan Ears In Disgust Following Announcement…

· Paramount breaks the hearts of the millions of Trekkies who thought they'd be spending Christmas at the multiplex with Kirk, Spock and Uhura, delaying their J.J. Abrams directed Star Trek from this December 25 until May 8, 2009 in hopes that they can wring more money from the franchise during the summer blockbuster… » 2/14/08 3:25pm 2/14/08 3:25pm