Yey! Writers Strike Is Over!

A deal has been struck between the major media companies and the Writers Guild of America to end the writers’ strike, former Walt Disney chief executive Michael Eisner revealed on CNBC.

“It’s over,” Eisner said. “They made the deal, they shook hands on the deal. It’s going on Saturday to the writers in general.”

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Film and television writers voted on Tuesday to lift their 14-week-old strike against the major studios and return to work the next day, formally ending the worst labor clash to hit Hollywood in 20 years.

The strike is over,” WGA West President Patric Verrone announced at a news conference at the Writers Guild Theater in Beverly Hills, which served as one of the polling stations. “Out members have voted. Writers can go back to work.”

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Finally it’s over. But I have to wait until next January to watch Jack Bauer to kick some ass again.

24 – January 2009 :(

Grey’s Anatomy – Expected to shoot 4 or 5 new episodes to air in April/May

Heroes – TBD.

House – Expected to shoot 4 to 6 new episodes to air in April/May.

How I Met Your Mother
– Expected to shoot 5 to 7 new episodes to air in April/May.

Lost – Six pre-strike episodes remain. Six additional episodes could air this season.

One Tree Hill – Six pre-strike episodes remain. Future beyond that TBD.

Prison Break – Two pre-strike episodes remain. Future beyond that TBD.

Private Practice
– Expected to shoot 4 or 5 new episodes to air in April/May. (just finished watching the first 2 epi, Addison is still HOT, HOT, HOT! :D)

Smallville – Four pre-strike episodes remain. Expected to shoot 3 to 5 additional episodes to air in April/May.

Two and a Half Men – Expected to shoot 5 to 7 new episodes to air in April/May.

Ugly Betty – Expected to shoot 4 or 5 new episodes to air in April/May.

* TBD = To be determined

From TV Guide

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Prison Break season 3 Finale next Tuesday! Run Michael run! Run Linc run! Run Mahone run! Oh wait, Sucre! :(

For the meantime, I still have Lost and Survivor Micronesia to look forward to every weekend. :)

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~ by eNocH on Friday, February 15, 2008.

12 Responses to “Yey! Writers Strike Is Over!”

  1. […] eNocH wrote an interesting post today on Writers Strike Is Over! Yay!Here’s a quick excerptA deal has been struck between the major media companies and the Writers Guild of America to end the writers’ strike, former Walt Disney chief executive Michael Eisner revealed on CNBC. “It’s over,” Eisner said. “They made the deal, … […]

  2. tbd… to be discussed, tama ba? ^_^

    plug: guys, paki review/comment nman yung kabanata 2 sa ginagawa nming kwento… http://tagalogonlinepocketbook.wordpress.com/2008/02/09/kabanata-2-walang-paglagyan/ – bukas kasi i re release na yung kabanata 3 kaya we need all the inputs we can have pra mpaganda ang story… salamat po! happy friday sa inyong lahat!

  3. yey too!!!

  4. raymond, TBD = To Be Determined, inilagay ko na nga eh. RED FONT pa! basahin ko mamaya pag-uwe ko yung kabanata 2.

    ate laya, Yey! talaga!

  5. yipee! kahit di na aq nakakapanood ng tv yipee pa rin hehehe!

  6. yipee! just be happy for me. panonood na lang mga tv series ang bisyo ko! :lol:

  7. ang adik mo sa tv. wala lang.

  8. adik ka rin!

  9. antagal pa siguro nung heroes. pero at least confident na tayong tapos na yung writers strike.

  10. honga eh! yung heroes baka next spring na, july or august!

  11. 10.5 is good too. try to watch it. i just don’t know who produced and/or directed it. but if it is abc’s or bruckheimer’s, man that is really really aok! :)

    *twiger passing by :)

  12. ay praise the lord talaga na natapos na yang strike na yan! the office naman ang kinaadikan ko bukod pa sa grey’s, prison break at 24. salamat sa pagbisita mo sa site ko! i hope you won’t mind if i include you in my blog roll. salamat!

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