FROM Kristen Bell
Pedorazzi California recently passed a law aimed at protecting kids from the paparazzi. But some celebrities don’t think the new law goes far enough. Actress Kristen Bell and her husband Dax Sheppard have been leading a boycott of magazines that still publish unauthorized photos of celebrity kids. And they’re making progress. This week, People Magazine and the celebrity gossip site Just Jared have agreed to stop running any photos of kids without the permission of their parents.
Industry insights and lessons learned from memorable guests We have interesting guests on The Business, and sometimes our conversations are too long to fit into one show. This week we give you stories that were too good to leave on the cutting room floor, including some sharp insights on making it in the industry from David Mandel, David Simon, Shawn Levy and Matt Reeves.
Morgan Parker: There Are More Beautiful Things than Beyoncé Morgan Parker says that the poems in her book There Are Things More Beautiful than Beyoncé take a stand against the clichés of the dominant culture.
In 'Speechless,' Scott Silveri combines comedy, family & disability Scott Silveri has written and produced sitcoms for more than 20 years. In all that time, he never encountered a TV family that looked anything like the one he grew up in -- with a mom, a dad...and a brother with cerebral palsy. He changed that with his show Speechless on ABC. Silveri tells us about looking to his own past for stories, and why he was determined to make a family comedy and not just a "disability show."