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John Wells Tells Writers Guild ‘It’s Time to Get Back to the Negotiating Table’

John Wells Tells Writers Guild ‘It’s Time to Get Back to the Negotiating Table’

John Wells has endorsed the dissident candidates the Writers Guild of America West, which is embroiled in a bitter dispute with Hollywood agents. Wells, a prominent showrunner and two-time WGA West
John Wells Productions Sets Rich New Deal With Warner Bros. Television

John Wells Productions Sets Rich New Deal With Warner Bros. Television

John Wells Productions has renewed its ties to Warner Bros. Television with a rich five-year overall deal that will extend the prolific producer’s tenure at the studio to nearly 40 years. The deal,
Netflix PR Chief Rachel Whetstone Settles in Laughlin Park

Netflix PR Chief Rachel Whetstone Settles in Laughlin Park

Longtime Silicon Valley mover and shaker Rachel Whetstone, Netflix’s newly anointed Chief Communications Officer, is decamping her residential stronghold in the ritzy NorCal town of Atherton for a new
Mary Parent Sells Hollywood Pedigreed Pad in Historic Laughlin Park Enclave (EXCLUSIVE)

Mary Parent Sells Hollywood Pedigreed Pad in Historic Laughlin Park Enclave (EXCLUSIVE)

Über-producer Mary Parent has sold her Hollywood pedigreed home in a historic, fashionable and increasingly spendy pocket of Los Angeles’s Los Feliz area for $8.5 million. The veteran studio
John Wells Sells Hancock Park Mansion to Brian Robbins (EXCLUSIVE)

John Wells Sells Hancock Park Mansion to Brian Robbins (EXCLUSIVE)

After six months on the market with an asking price that started at $14.5 million and dropped to $12.95 million, veteran television powerhouse John Wells sold his stately English Tudor mansion in Los
Oprah Winfrey Honors Shonda Rhimes at Television Academy Hall of Fame

Oprah Winfrey Honors Shonda Rhimes at Television Academy Hall of Fame

From modern water cooler-moment dramas to groundbreaking late night comedy; from topical, transformative series in absorbing settings to taboo-busting stand-up comics and character-reflecting sitcom
Larry Wilmore on ‘Doing Better’ With Sexual Harassment: Men Have ‘to Be Woke Allies’

Larry Wilmore on ‘Doing Better’ With Sexual Harassment: Men Have ‘to Be Woke Allies’

Larry Wilmore, who hosted the Television Academy’s Hall of Fame induction in Los Angeles, Calif. Wednesday, took the opportunity to speak out about sexual harassment in the industry by addressing men
‘Shameless’ Boss on Season 8’s Family Drama, Lip’s Sobriety and Kevin’s Health Scare

‘Shameless’ Boss on Season 8’s Family Drama, Lip’s Sobriety and Kevin’s Health Scare

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched the Nov. 5 premiere of season 8 of “Shameless,” entitled “We Become What We… Frank!” The Gallagher kids of Showtime’s “Shameless” are all grown