•The Real Housewives of Orange County is such a hit, Bravo is planning an East Coast version, called Manhattan Moms. The show will follow the moms as they go from charity events to the Hamptons, which could prove difficult since no one in Manhattan drives.
•ABC shot an episode of Grey’s Anatomy after the writers’ strike–without creator Shonda Rhimes‘s input. Seriously!
•David Chase is being sued by Robert Baer, a former municipal judge who helped the Sopranos creator develop the show. Baer says he gave Chase a tour of the area, driving him around northern New Jersey. Slowly. While humming, “Woke up this morning ,…”
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