America’s Got Talent is better than it’s been in years. The talent is amazing. The judges are fun. We’ve really enjoyed it. Wow, what a finale. Matt the Magician does things I’ve never seen (and he’s the first magician to make it to the finals). Emily West is a star. Whether she wins or not, [...]
Funny Fridays
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Last Comic Standing
Last night we watched the final episode of “Last Comic Standing” and were shocked by who the judges chose as the winner. My whole family thought Nikki Carr was by far the most consistently funny throughout the season.  I was also happy to see that a colleague of mine from the “Clarissa Explains It All” [...]
What Networks Want – amc
  Mark Bresaz, Vice President of  Unscripted Programming discussed with me (Jeanne) about what kind of unscripted programming might be right for amc .   Earlier this year they premiered a competition reality show called “Game of Arms.”  It’s an arm wrestling competition featuring strong characters.  amc  is also interested in documentary dramas along the line [...]
Menahem Golan – Dead
The famed producer, Menahem Golan, died over the weekend. Back in my early days in the mid-80′s in Hollywood, I (Mark) was offered to art direct that horrible Captain America movie he produced in 1989. I REALLY wanted to work on it. As most of you know, I’m a huge comic geek. The problem was, [...]