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Jersey Shore cast up to $10,000 an episode

The unexpected hit show from the cast of MTV’s “Jersey Shore” has created an expected uproar over the salaries. Earlier this week it was reported that the whole cast was turning down their initial offer of $5,000 an episode with a $10,000 signing bonus. Now MTV has come back at[...]

NBC picks up pilot from Conan O’Brien

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that NBC has picked up a pilot order for an untitled drama from Conan O’Brien’s production company, Conaco. The drama follows a Supreme Court justice who leaves to start his own practice. Despite leaving the network over a clash with his own show, he still[...]

“Modern Family” star Ty Burrell finally knows where his next paycheck is coming from

BY GREG HERNANDEZ Since ABC has already renewed “Modern Family” for a second season, Ty Burrell has been pondering an unfamiliar question: How will he spend his hiatus? “For the first time ever know what I’m going to be doing in the fall of next year,” said the 42-year-old actor[...]

“Livin’ On A Prayer” pilot ordered from How I Met Your Mother scribes

CBS has put in an order for a pilot episode of “Livin’ On A Prayer,” which is from creators Kourtney Kang and Joe Kelly who were the scribes behind “How I Met Your Mother.” According to Variety, the show will be shot in the same style of “How I Met[...]

Martha Stewart moving to the Hallmark Channel

Martha Stewart is going to transfer her daytime block of lifestyle shows from NBC-U to the Hallmark Channel. Stewart will also develop some new shows for Hallmark’s primetime slots as part of the partnership deal. Below is the official release: STUDIO CITY, CALIF. and NEW YORK – Hallmark Channel today[...]

Susan Lucci on move to LA and 40 years of All My Children

BY GREG HERNANDEZ It’s impossible to think of ABC’s “All My Children” without its resident diva, Erica Kane. But when the network decided to move the show from New York City to a larger studio in Los Angeles, it meant uprooting the show’s biggest star, Susan Lucci, who has played[...]

Glenn Close prepares for new season of “Damages”

BY GREG HERNANDEZ Glenn Close doesn’t want to give away too many secrets about the third season of her legal drama “Damages” which premieres Monday night on FX. But she does quickly offer up this tidbit about some of the changes her character of Patty Hewes has undergone since we[...]

Rob Lowe is leaving “Brothers & Sisters”

Rob Lowe is parting ways with the show “Brothers & Sisters.” EOnline reports that, Lowe has been feeling underutilized on the show and has asked to be released from his contract. The network must have felt the same way because they granted his request and will be released from the[...]

Billy Baldwin lands “Gossip Girl” role

EW has reported that Billy Baldwin has been cast in the hit tv show “Gossip Girl,” where he will play Blake Lively’s troublesome father who has been absent in her life up to this point. He will play the role of Dr. William van der Woodson whom an Insider reveals,[...]

HULU plans to start charging to watch

The popular site Hulu has become a staple in homes because of it’s free accessibility to watch all the TV shows that you may have missed over the years. Now Hulu is jumping on the pay-for-content bandwagon and is going to start charging for their content. The new plan is[...]