‘Sons’ Boss Slams Greedy ‘Mad Men’ Creator

“Sons of Anarchy” creator Kurt Sutter, who’s known for setting the blogosphere ablaze with his hot-blooded, epic rants, has done it again. But this time, instead of say, targeting old-fashioned Emmy voters, he’s taking on one of his own – another showrunner. Sutter launched a series of Tweets Thursday that blamed “Mad Men” writer/creator Matthew […]

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FX Approached On AMC’s Hit ‘Breaking Bad’

By Tim Molloy LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – FX has been approached about taking on “Breaking Bad” if its creators can’t work out a deal for a fifth season on AMC, TheWrap has learned. But the show is likely to stay put, in part because negotiations seem to be improving between Sony Pictures Television, which produces […]

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Turmoil Surrounds the Future of ‘Mad Men’

AMC announced Tuesday that its award-winning drama “Mad Men” has been renewed for a fifth season, but that doesn’t mean everything is hunky dory. The new season will be delayed until 2012 for one thing. There’s also drama behind the scenes as series creator, executive producer and primary writer Matthew Weiner battles through some allegedly […]

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Fan Campaign Gives ‘General Hospital’ Star New Life

Becky Herbst Is Staying on General Hospital Sometimes fan campaigns do work. Friday both Soaps In Depth and Soap Opera Digest reported that Becky Herbst, and the character she plays Liz Weber, will not be leaving “General Hospital” after all. When news that Liz was being written off the show broke last month, there was […]

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Paris Honors ‘Mad Men’ Creator

PARIS – Paris is formalizing its fascination with “Mad Men” by giving a medal to the hit series’ creator and executive producer, Matthew Weiner. Two of the series’ stars, Christina Hendricks, who plays office manager Joan Harris, and John Slattery, who plays ad agency partner Roger Sterling, flanked Weiner at the ceremony Tuesday at Paris’ […]

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