Wednesday, August 5, 2020
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Judge Judy: I'll eat contract with cream cheese on national TV if they can produce it and it was signed by me and Mr. Lawrence
Rebel Entertainment Partners is suing former Judge Judy Sheindlin and a ViacomCBS division for more than $5 million over the $95 million sale of the show’s rich library. Judge Judy said: “I have not seen the complaint  
Ellen DeGeneres Show ratings plunge to all time low amid backstage drama

Ratings for The Ellen DeGeneres Show - which is facing ongoing allegations of a “toxic” workplace culture - slipped to a series low last month, snagging a 1.0 Live + Same Day household rating for the week ending July 26, according  

Judge Judy Sheindlin is sued over CBS $95 million purchase of her show's library rights
Rebel Entertainment Partners, a talent agency, claims they are owed 5% of profits from when Judge Judy Sheindlin bought and then later sold her show's library rights back to CBS for about $95 million. Rebel alleges
Pete Hamill dies at 85: acclaimed New York tabloid journalist
Pete Hamill, the Brooklyn born journalist whose street savvy writing style and editorial hand lent an authentic, even quintessential voice to city tabloids The New York Post and The Daily News over a 50 year career, died in his native borough.
Ellen Pompeo stayed on Grey's Anatomy: I made a decision to make money and not chase creative acting roles
Ellen Pompeo has played Dr. Meredith Grey on Grey’s Anatomy for an astonishing 15 years and 363 episodes. "You know, I made choices to stay on the show. For me, personally, a healthy home life was more important than career."
Joe Biden talking nonsense (46 minute video)
The GOP released a megamix of Joe Biden rambling and talking nonsense. It's forty six minutes long.
Disney will charge $30 to stream Mulan - in addition to subscription price
On September 24th Disney will offer the long delayed Mulan on its DisneyPlus service for — wait– 30 bucks. On top of the subscription price. They didn’t even do this with Hamilton.
Tony Danza and Alyssa Milano confirmed for Who’s The Boss? reboot
Tony Danza, who starred in the beloved 1980s sitcom, Who's The Boss?, confirmed it will return to the airwaves. He tweeted: “Excited to bring The Micelli family back to television! #WhosTheBoss”.
Disney theme parks closed due to Covid 19: $3.5 billion loss
The Walt Disney Co. said the financial impact of its theme parks being shuttered due to the novel coronavirus pandemic: a fiscal third quarter loss of $3.5 billion.
Arnold Schwarzenegger comedy Kindergarten Cop is canceled by film festival in Portland
Organizers of the NW Film Center in Portland, Oregon said the 1990 Arnold Schwarzenegger comedy Kindergarten Cop would be pulled from the lineup after protesters claimed it glorifies police traumatizing children and
Former Ellen DeGeneres Show DJ Tony: I felt the toxicity of the environment
Tony Okungbowa, known to millions of viewers as DJ Tony, told his 29,000 followers he "stands with his former colleague" after a number of them said producers perpetuated a toxic work environment that included bullying and racism.
Quote of the day
Director Alan Parker

“Directors do not improve with age: they repeat themselves, and while there are exceptions, their work generally does not get any better. This is the reason why I have decided not to make any more films. I was offered the chance to direct a Harry Potter movie, but turned it down because I didn’t like it, I didn’t understand it and I wasn’t interested in it”.

Rolling Stone
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