Posts Tagged ‘ 24 ’

House gets a raise

Sep 19th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Television

Hugh Laurie is getting a raise for his role as the grumpy diagnostician, Dr Gregory House. The ‘House’ star has had his salary bumped to US$400 000 (AU$503 000) per episode for the upcoming fifth season of the top-rating medical drama.



‘24′ production shuts down

Sep 7th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Television

The decision to take a breather came after executive producer Howard Gordon expressed displeasure with the direction of the season seven’s final six episodes. The producers will take the time off to rethink the show’s ultimate direction and rewrite scripts. 20th Century Fox said the show should be back in production by Oct. 9.