Show’s co-creator Lee Aronsohn said ‘we’re approaching peak vagina on television,’ complaining about too many comedies geared towards women
Also said that women make men damaged
Later apologised for remarks via Twitter
Lee Aronsohn, the co-creator of the CBS comedy Two and a Half Men is in hot water for saying female-oriented comedies have reached the point of saturation.
Speaking with the Hollywood Reporter at the Toronto Screenwriting Conference, he said: ‘Enough, ladies, I get it. [...]
During a period of six months, Don Johnson won $15m at blackjack tables in Atlantic City’s casinos.
The Pennsylvania businessman took $6 million at the Tropicana in a 12 hour run last April, single-handily ruining the casino’s month.
Just a few months prior, the 49-yearold’s gambling spree saw him take home $5 million from the Borgata and $4 million from Caesars.
Despite the windfall, Johnson, who prefers to dress in a hoodie and [...]
UPDATE MONDAY: I’ve got more information on the shrouded-in-secrecy ninth-season premiere of CBS’ comedy Two and a Half Men, which will feature the debut of new star Ashton Kutcher and which I now hear will be a two-parter. I have been able to confirm that Charlie Sheen’s character Charlie Harper is indeed dead and the season premiere will feature his funeral. Charlie’s girlfriends will come back [...]
This is an announcement of the completion of the deal for the project, based on the Joe Roth-produced 2003 movie Anger Management, which is in early stages and still has no network or writer attached. On the show, who will play an updated version of the Jack Nicholson’s character in the movie, a volatile anger management therapist. While Lionsgate TV will produce, a key point is [...]
DENVER — The Mile High City is getting higher all the time.
There are now more medical marijuana dispensaries in Denver than there are Starbucks. Glossy guidebooks list nearly 300 locations where Colorado’s 125,000 residents who have been prescribed medical marijuana can get their “medicine.” Many offer a free joint to new customers, allowing them to sample exotic strains like Jah Kush, Golden Goat and Romulan [...]
Pat Buchanan on the sex scandal surrounding IMF director Dominique Strauss-Kahn: “I will tell you. Look, you have the Charlie Sheen of global finance running the IMF. The seriousness of it is this: He is dead as a presidential candidate in France. Good news for Sarkozy, he’s out of the IMF, but more important, this is going to bring a focus on the IMF, which [...]
That noise you hear is Team TVLine tooting its own horn.
Sources confirm that Ashton Kutcher has finalized a deal to replace Charlie Sheen on Two and a Half Men — a suggestion that was first proposed on this site three months ago.
Sure he was one of a half-dozen names we floated, but we still deserve props, dammit!
The Kutcher news comes two days after Deadline.com reported that Hugh Grant rejected a lucrative offer [...]
Charlie Sheen with the MPD officer that gave him a police escort to DAR Constitution Hall last night. (Mark Gail – WASHINGTON POST)
Charlie Sheen, the ex-sitcom star turned serial ranter, got an unusual assist from D.C. police Tuesday night as he hurried to DAR Constitution Hall for his nearly sold-out “Violent Torpedo of Truth: Defeat is Not an Option” stage performance.
The two sport-utility vehicles carrying the late-arriving [...]
Charlie Sheen faced defeat on both coasts Tuesday. Sheen started the day leaving Los Angeles family court after failing to win full custody of his twin sons, Bob and Max. Later that night, Sheen ended his day in Washington D.C., where he was greeted with walkouts and considered a “presidential” run.
- ABC News
Charlie Sheen brought his violent torpedo of craziness to Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, adding political controversy to his derided stage show.
In addition to his usual rants about porn stars, his ex-wife, “Two and a Half Men” creator Chuck Lorre and #winning, Sheen addressed his beating Sarah Palin, or, as he called her, “that lunatic from Alaska,” in polls with political independents, as well as [...]
From Peter Tchir, TF Market Advisors
Bernanke Does More For The Budget In 15 Minutes Than The Government Does In A Year
Now that we are being inundated by reports telling us how the government has saved us and reached an historic $38 billion of cuts, it’s time to put the result in perspective. This was ‘Winning’ only in a way that Charlie Sheen could understand. The government [...]
It was supposed to be their day to lobby, but actors Kevin Spacey and Alec Baldwin were booted off the Congressional schedule Tuesday, so that members might try to avoid a government shutdown.
Instead the duo popped by the Arts Advocacy Day breakfast and gave a sampling of the remarks they planned to make before Congress in front of a room full of grassroots [...]
Charlie Sheen got booed and people walked out of his show in Detroit.
According to multiple people inside the Fox Theatre … the majority of the audience heckled not only Charlie, but his buddy Simon Rex, who came out and started rapping.
We’re told Charlie started the show with a Q&A session — answering audience questions about everything from fave porn stars to crack cocaine. Then Charlie played clips [...]
It may be April Fools’ Day, but the leader of Tea Party Nation isn’t joking around when he says Sen. Scott Brown has thrown tea partiers “under the bus,” a little more than a year after the Massachusetts Republican became the darling of the movement by winning the late Sen. Ted Kennedy’s seat in Massachusetts.
In a blog post Friday morning, Judson [...]
CBS wants Charlie Sheen back on its Two and a Half Men, and they want him back now, RadarOnline.com can is reporting exclusively.
PHOTOS: Charlie Sheen Introduces His ‘Winning’ Recipes
The top exec at the Eye network is ready, willing, and able to forgive and forget all of Sheen’s recent antics and continue broadcasting the series, with Sheen back in the starring role, a well-placed insider tells us.
According to [...]
The actor also sues on behalf of the “Two and a Half Men” cast and crew, and asks for punitive damages
Charlie Sheen filed a $100 million lawsuit against Chuck Lorre and Warner Bros. in Santa Monica Superior Court Thursday.
He’s also suing on behalf of the Two and a Half Men cast and crew, and asking for punitive damages.
STORY: Five things you didn’t know about Chuck Lorre
“Chuck Lorre, one of the [...]
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Charlie Sheen 4 Minute Internet Broadcast: Drinking, Ranting, Sweating
Looking gaunt and sounding crazier than ever, Charlie Sheen is back on the internet. He went live on UStream at 10:07pm EST. â€œAre you recording this?â€ asked his first caller, who I think is Bob Maron, one of his sycophants. Sheen said heâ€™s going to reach out to Jeff Bezos, head of Amazon.com. He wants [...]
CARR: People who work for Beck point out he could live without FOXNEWS…
By DAVID CARR
Almost every time I flipped on television last week, there was a deeply angry guy on a running tirade about the conspiracies afoot, the enemies around all corners, and how he alone seemed to understand what was under way.
While itâ€™s true that Charlie Sheen sucked up a lot of airtime last week, Iâ€™d [...]
That the bankrupt US is living on borrowed time between various can kicking episodes is by now not news to anyone. Neither is it news that as long as the broader population finds brief distractions, such as the latest iPad app or the occasional Charlie Sheen scandal, which keep them busy in peak advertising hours, few if any will care about the sordid details [...]
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Google made one of the biggest changes ever to its search results this week, which immediately had a noticeable effect on many Web properties that rely on the world’s biggest search engine to drive traffic to their sites.
The major tweak aims to move better quality content to the top of Google’s search rankings. The changes will affect 12% Google’s results, the [...]
(CBS)UPDATED: As Two AndÂ A Half Men star Charlie Sheen’s erratic behavior escalated today in a series of verbal assaults on the show’s creator-executive producer Chuck Lorre, the sitcom’s network and studio did the only thing they could in the situation: pull the plug.Â But they only did it for this season. (Two and a Half Men was scheduled to resume production on Monday for 4 more episodes). [...]
CBS is reportedly considering a life for Two And A Half Men without Charlie Sheen.
The network has always supported the troubled star of the show in the past, but according to PopEater, a source has revealed that talks are taking place to work out if the series could have a future without him.
“CBS stock has been taking a beating during Charlie’s recent [...]
The market was down today as retail sales disappointed (thanks to the weather, a little something called rampant unemployment, and everyone hoarding cash for the next generation of the fleshlight to be released), food prices continued to increase and spook investors as rising costs pushed 44MM more people in to poverty (though at least 13% of the increase in food costs was caused by Kirstie Alley‘s night out [...]