It’s been an interesting season for television shows with the writers’ strike and all. Late night comedians’ shows have taken a serious hit, given the fact that they usually film their episode earlier in the day that it airs. But Jay Leno, David Letterman, Conan O’Brien and Jimmy Kimmel all returned to the airwaves yesterday despite the political climate of Hollywood.
It hasn’t happened in twenty years, but Sunday began a massive strike for television and movie writers. And insiders speculate it may be a long one.
Picket lines formed on both the East and West coasts after last-minute negotiations failed to appease the disgruntled entertainment workers. Celebrities like Jay Leno lent his support to the striking workers by delivering doughnuts to the picketers from a motorcycle.
It’s almost time for the kiddies to put on masks and costumes and take to the streets in search of candy. And one celebrity couple is heads and shoulders above the rest in popularity this Halloween season.
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie were named most popular costume according to a Captain Morgan/Kelton Research survey of six hundred people in America. It seems we just can’t get enough Mr. and Mrs. Smith!