Money and SAG
Tuesday, January 24, 2006
The original cast members including Matthew Fox and Evangeline Lilly have been promised between $20,000 and $40,000 more per episode if they sign up for a third series.
Matthew, who plays hunky doctor Jack Sheppard, has apparently earned a minimum $250,000 bonus on top of the salary hike. Read more...
Looks like the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Jan. 29 (on the TNT network) will shine with blinding star wattage. The presenters' list just got more glittering with these additions: Naveen Andrews, Patricia Arquette, Benjamin Bratt, Marg Helgenberger, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Ellen Pompeo and SAG President Alan Rosenberg.
They'll be joined by SAG triple nominee Felicity Huffman, Eva Longoria, Hilary Swank, David Strathairn and double nominee William Shatner, who'll be presenting for the first time. Already set to be onstage too: Jamie Lee Curtis, who will present the guild's Life Achievement Award to Shirley Temple Black. Source
The Producer's Guild of America named "Lost" to be its choice for TV Drama Series of the Year.
This acclaimed prize was given to J.J. Abrams, Damon Lindelof, Carlton Cuse, Bryan Burk, Jack Bender, and Jean Higgins during the ceremony on January 22.
Lost stars Yunjin Kim and Daniel Dae Kim took home the Outstanding Female and Male TV Performance awards, respectively, at the 2006 Asian Excellence Awards Featuring the Remy Martin(R) X.O Honors. You can watch the ceremony at AZN Television on Sunday, January 29 8/7c. Other Lost stars in attendance are Harold Perrineau and Naveen Andrews (also a nominee in the Outstanding Male TV Performance category). For more information, read here... Source
---And that's how the cookie crumbles...
Posted byNick at 2:54 PM