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TV Surf Report: All Hail The Return of The Spinoff

Santa Monica, CA — Blame uber-producerย Norman Lear for TV’s current trend of taking a successful series and creating a spin-off of that show.ย  In the ’70s, Lear created All in the Family for CBS which successfully spun off Maude, Good … Continue reading

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TV Surf Report: Praise Be! Hollywood Continues to Adapt Books, Graphic Novels and Podcasts

Santa Monica, CA — Oh, we never take the book, a high-profile literary agent told me recently in a meeting about shopping best-selling books and their prospectiveย TV adaptations. This year, Hulu hit a creative home run (and marketing tool for … Continue reading

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