Labor Department Document Sheds New Light On
Labor Department Document Sheds New Light On Secret 2011 SAG Dues Hike; Union Responds – UpdateDeadlineThe secret dues hike, which reportedly raised $1.5 million for the union, targeted some of the biggest names in Hollywood including Tom Cruise, Angelina Jolie, Johnny Depp, Ray Liotta, Helen Hunt, Tea Leoni, James Cromwell, Julie Christie and Kevin Kline.
Posted on 7 July 2017 | 4:36 pm
Real-life drama in age of Trump challenges
Chicago Daily HeraldReal-life drama in age of Trump challenges TV's storytellersChicago Daily HeraldCBS' "Madam Secretary" follows the career and family demands borne by Elizabeth McCord, the soft-spoken, hard-charging U.S. Secretary of State played by Tea Leoni. When the series began three seasons ago, "we wanted to show a government where ...
Posted on 6 July 2017 | 4:01 am
Real-life White House drama challenges TV's
Fort Worth Star TelegramReal-life White House drama challenges TV's storytellersFort Worth Star TelegramWhether portraying the noble geopolitics of “Madam Secretary” or the dirty deeds on “House of Cards,” the high-stakes fumbling on “Veep” or the scourge of terrorism that haunts “Homeland,” script writers have always faced the challenge of staying ...
Posted on 2 July 2017 | 6:02 am
How 4 scripted political TV shows are
Sioux City JournalHow 4 scripted political TV shows are adapting to the Donald Trump EraSioux City Journal"Madam Secretary" is a drama that has always focused on doing the right thing as exemplified by can-do Secretary of State Elizabeth McCord (series star Tea Leoni). While the action comes complete with disputes and clashes (within the administration of ...From House of Cards to Homeland: How TV shows are tackling the ...International Business Times UKall 4 news articles »
Posted on 28 June 2017 | 5:33 am
TV political dramas struggle to be as
TV political dramas struggle to be as unbelievable as the new real life in WashingtonNews & ObserverCBS' “Madam Secretary” follows the career and family demands borne by Elizabeth McCord, the soft-spoken, hard-charging U.S. Secretary of State played by Tea Leoni. When the series began three seasons ago, “we wanted to show a government where ...and more »
Posted on 26 June 2017 | 10:15 am
Celebrity Couples Who Break Up and Make Up
These on-again, off-again couples needed a little time apart here and there.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:04 am
Ratings: NBC’s ‘A.D.’ Drops in Week 2
NBC’s biblical offering “A.D.: The Bible Continues” didn’t provide the network with much of a ratings resurrection on Sunday night, dropping 26 percent from its Easter premiere. Broadcasters did face stiff cable competition, however, from the Season 5 premiere of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” the numbers for which will be available when the premium channel releases them.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 9:17 am
TV best bets: Sun., April 12
8 p.m., CBS: Madam Secretary — The disappearance of a Russian nuclear submarine in U.S. territory presents particularly tricky timing for Elizabeth (Tea Leoni) — since Henry (Tim Daly) is lecturing...
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 10:48 pm
David Semel Inks Overall Deal With CBS TV
David Semel, who directed the pilot of and executive produces Madam Secretary , has closed an overall deal with the studio behind the freshman CBS drama, CBS Television Studios. Under the two-year pact, Semel will continue on the Tea Leoni-starring series, which has been renewed for a second season, while also producing and directing new projects for the studio. Semel most recently directed ...
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 11:22 am
SCARS: Tea Leoni and Sniffles
Sat, Mar 28 – Every weekend the Second Chance Animal Rescue Society drops by to introduce us to pets looking for a home. This week we meet two dogs, Tea Leoni and Sniffles.
Posted on 28 March 2015 | 2:10 pm
A stage of their own
First lady Michelle Obama chairs the honorary committee; the bold-faced names on that committee range from TV stars such as Allison Janney and Tea Leoni to Pulitzer-winning playwrights Beth Henley, Quiara Alegria Hudes and Lynn Nottage. The festival itself ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:32 am
DC's Women's Voice Theater Festival Holds
The DC Women's Theater Festival kicks off with a special opening celebration at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, on September 8. The seven originating theaters of the Women's Voices Theater Festival are pleased to announce details for productions ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:51 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Tea Leoni will portray the U.S. secretary of state in a new CBS drama this fall, the long-running comedy “Two and Half Men” will enter its final season and television’s top-rated network will introduce a new generation of crime ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 3:04 pm
Madam Secretary Season 2 Premier Date, News,
Madam Secretary stars Tea Leoni as former CIA Analyst Elizabeth McCord, who, after the death of United States Secretary of State Vincent Marsh (Brian Stokes Mitchell), was promoted to the post. Personally recruited and trained by the United States ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 11:27 pm
'Madam Secretary' season 2 spoilers: Morgan
The new political drama series "Madam Secretary" is now headed into new season. In the previous season's finale, Bess (Tea Leoni), the secretary of State, was being questioned about some of her past actions in front of a panel of senators, to which she ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 8:52 pm