[CDAN] Here is a conversation last week that an A list talk show host had with his/her staff about booking someone.
The talk show host and some producers were were in a light production meeting just going over the upcoming schedule. The talk show host mentioned that they want more general guests on the show and to cut back on other parts of the show. The host was also open to having cooking segments come in. One of the producers suggested Giada because it would be a nice ratings booster to have both of them together. The host pondered the suggestion but said nothing. The one of the other producers said » Continued
[CDAN] This B list R&B singer who has suffered silently as the mistress of this A list producer/celebrity for years seemed to indicate that the relationship has ended. She was overheard telling someone that, “He paid me off. Not enough, but he paid me. I should have made him pay for » Continued
[NationalEnquirer] This handsome actor’s boozing has gotten so out of control that he’s now showing up dr*nk to the set of his award-winning series! The star can’t kick his early-morning cocktails, so producers were forced to intervene and have given him one final warning.
[CDAN] This takes some moxie. I guess this guy is a celebrity. Maybe reality star would be better? Producer? In the world of reality he is an A+. Big name recognition. Anyway, he also is quite the womanizer, but even for him this might set a record. He has a steady girlfriend. He calls her in the morning to say he is running late and goes over to » Continued
[CDAN] What former Housewife crashed a premiere party for another show and begged producers to put her on their show?
[NationalEnquirer] What famous director is fed up with his current film project because the highly anticipated vampire flick already looks like a bomb? The director, who’s producing the stinker, won’t even visit the dysfunctional set!
[BlindGossip] While we were hoping that tattoo craze was waning, this young performer didn’t get the memo. She just got matching tattoos with her c*ke dealer. Yikes! Does this mean that » Continued
[CDAN] Apparently C*ke Mom is back at it again. It also must be in a big way because when she was doing press last week, producers would only let her talk for fifteen minutes before giving her a break. If she went longer than 15 minutes or tried to do back to back interviews, her leg would start twitching, and she would start bouncing around that it was obvious to everyone she needed a fix.
[Bossip] Guess which platinum selling artist has a f*tish for » Continued
[NationalEnquirer] Which married-with-kids A-list actor/director/ producer is back to his hard-partying ways with c*caine and h*okers? The diminutive star’s sweet, blonde, talented actress wife doesn’t have a clue!
[NationalEnquirer] This TV sitcom actress is playing relationship counselor to two of her co-stars despite the fact that her own marriage has fallen apart. She regularly gives advice to her cast mates – one is married to one of the show’s producers and the other has a movie star for a partner.
[TheHollywoodReporter] Desperate Housewives showrunner Marc Cherry, who’s already embroiled in a sex discrimination and illegal termination lawsuit filed by Nicollette Sheridan, apparently isn’t worried about offending the sensibilities of the actresses on his show.
During a panel of ABC network showrunners held Saturday at the Producers Guild’s Produced By Conference in Burbank, Cherry draw laughs when he described how he has had to coax performances out of one of his stars.
“One of my actresses on Desperate Housewives is not funny,” he said, before offering that he coaches her by saying, “Sweetie, if you raise your eyebrow here, you’ll get a laugh.” Cherry didn’t reveal the actress in question, but continued, “She does, and she gets nominations. Daddy’s little girl does comedy. I’m part daddy, part psychiatrist.”
Bossip – Which Reality Star Brought Her A “Brain” Game To A Recent Audition? It sure sucks to be her!
Apparently, the casting couch isn’t the only place wannabe superstars showcase their talent. According to Bossip sources one reality star, who was hoping to land a role in a upcoming project, was caught » Continued
LaineyGossip – He has been sleeping with producer after producer – mostly females, any age, any shape – offering himself in exchange for opportunities. Any opportunities.
While it’s rather competitive among famew* on the project he’s best known for, it turns out he’s the one who’s most aggressive, most desperate, » Continued
Downfront2 – Trouble on the set. Is the real source of conflict between these two TV Divas jealousy? Word has it they’re really fighting over the attention and affections of their female producer. Can you say career boost?
Which American Idol Top 10 contestant has an ego bigger than JLo’s? It’s a real turn off for fellow contestants as well as for the established artists and record producers who have been helping him.
BlindGossip – Kara DioGuardi, the talented singer/ songwriter/ record producer who was a judge on American Idol, has hit some tremendous peaks in her celebrated career in the music industry. But as her new memoir A Helluva High Note reveals, she’s endured more than her fair share of low notes, as well.
BuzzFoto – This 40-ish star known for her television work, but not much else lately has been out of the media for a while because she was secretly pregnant with a married and powerful producer’s baby. He was trying to » Continued
BlindGossip – A showrunner is the person who is ultimately responsible for a television series. It may be the creator of the series, a producer, or the head writer. Emmy-winning comedy writer (and Major League Baseball announcer) Ken Levine shares this story about a showrunner with whom he once worked: » Continued
NewYorkPost – Which heavy-hitting Hollywood producer locked his assistant in the bathroom for two hours on a recent business trip?