Sunday, April 21, 2019

ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT STARS IN UNIQUE PAYMENT SCHEME

May 23, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

A unique payment system was devised to cover the performances of the stars of Arrested Development, which is returning after an absence of seven years via Netflix, the Hollywood Reporter reported on Thursday. Each of the actors, Jason Bateman, Will Arnett, Portia de Rossi and Michael Cera, is being guaranteed at least one starring episode […]

DID BBC OVERSPEND TO GET RID OF “REDUNDANT” EXECS?

December 26, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Britain’s BBC is paying a lot of money to save money. That fact appeared evident from a report by the London Daily Telegraph detailing pay-outs to personnel who have volunteered to step down and those who have been made “redundant” by cost-saving measures that combined their work with others’. According to documents obtained by the […]

REPORT: SEC PROBING STUDIO DEALS WITH CHINA

April 25, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

On the heels of reports that at least three Hollywood studios have made major breakthroughs with China, effectively lifting the quota on the number of films that are shown there and entering into coproductions worth tens, or even hundreds, of millions of dollars, Reuters is reporting that the Securities and Exchange Commission wants the studios […]

BECK SAYS HE’S GIVING NEW RALLY MONEY TO CHARITY

September 10, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

After questions were raised by both liberal and conservative commentators about who will be benefiting from a 9/11 patriotic rally in Anchorage, AK featuring Glenn Beck and Sarah Palin, a spokesperson for Beck on Thursday said that he will be donating his fee to the Special Operations Warrior Foundation. The group provides full scholarships and […]