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Mickey Fisher’s script for Extant’s pilot become a real hot commodity, sparking a genuine bidding war amongst the US TV networks. In the end, CBS stumped up for a 13 episode order and work got underway at Amblin TV.
In what may be the boldest viral marketing move yet, Will Ferrell took to the airwaves as his Anchorman character Ron Burgundy… and anchored the news. Ferrell sat in on local CBS affiliate KXNews of Bismark, North Dakota and did stories …
JJ Abrams And CBS Make Not Entirely Contradictory Statements On Your Chances Of Seeing A Star Trek TV Series
Yet more chat about the possibility, however slight, of Star Trek coming back to the small screen.
You know I like Letter 44, the new Oni Press book by Charles Soule and Alberto Alburquerque. I talked about it here quite a lot.
There is definitely a vocal fanbase that believes Star Trek should be on our TV screens again, whether or not that’s in parallel to or instead of the ongoing movie series.
This is the longest preview we’ve had so far, though some of the footage is familiar.
Check out Brian K. Vaughan and Stephen King’s riff on that classic Simpsons movie plot line.
Yep, they do half-cows on network TV now, you know. I guess Damien Hurst took the curse off it.
Like The Simpsons Movie but live action-ier.
CBS’s promotion for Big Bang Theory‘s new episode this week has been running an… eyebrow-raising promo. “And the girls go… where no woman has gone before…” The comic shop apparently. Because women, or girls, just don’t go there. Ever. Until now, according …
The greatest anthology series in the history of TV is on its way back to the screen.
They’re still under there.
Wrong. Well, mainly wrong. Or… okay, no. You were right.
Looking pretty good, I think.
Without any involvement from Steven Moffat, Mark Gatiss or the makers of the BBC’s Sherlock, a show built on essentially the same principles is in the works for US TV. I reported on it before, saying: Sherlock has proven to …
There’s a conspiracy theory going around courtesy of one Mike Mozart that alleges that the very backers of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) legislation actually created the very piracy they are now trying to combat, as some nefarious money making/power …
Adi Tantimedh writes for Bleeding Cool; I hardly watch US network crime shows anymore because I find most of them to be generic shit (This is different from cable shows that don’t need to follow old formulae and can push …