• Director James Burrows looks back on his career in new book

    11 days ago - By My Sanantonio

    NEW YORK - James Burrows loves sitcoms, and he should. The 81-year-old has directed more than 1,000 episodes of TV sitcoms, including fan favorites such as “Friends,” “Cheers,” and Will & Grace." He's also directed the pilot episodes for “Frasier,” “Two and a Half Men,” “The Big Bang Theory” and more, setting the tone for the series going forward.
    Ask him why there are so few of his beloved sitcoms on the air these days and Burrows can't answer.
    “It's not a good time for the multi-camera sitcom right now. I don't know why. People ask me and I say, I don't know why. There's only two or...
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  • Directors Guild Of Canada BC Ratifies New Film & TV Contract

    11 days ago - By Deadline

    Members of the Directors Guild of Canada in British Columbia have voted overwhelmingly - 89.5% to 10.5% - to ratify a new three-year film and TV contract with the AMPTP and the Canadian Media Producers Association-BC. The guild said that 64% of eligible members and permittees took part in the vote “to make their voices...
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