Orange is the New Black
The Writers Guild of America (WGA) has unveiled their nominees for the 2014 WGA Awards and three of the four remaining daytime soaps received nods! The writing teams from General Hospital, The Young and the Restless and Days of Our Lives were all nominated. According to the WGA, online serials All My Children and One Life to Live were eligible. Here's a notation concerning soaps created for new media:
All daytime serials will compete in the Daytime Drama category, which has also been broadened to include made-for new media programming.
In addition to the two daily online soaps which aired this past television season, CBS Daytime's The Bold and the Beautiful didn't receive a nomination this year. For a complete list of nominees, keep reading after the jump!
On today's Pop Confidential podcast Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe, Melodie Aikels and Jenna Dorsi dish the latest TV, film and celebrity news and gossip, including:
American Horror Story: Coven's bewitches members of the PC crew. The Walking Dead's return devours the ratings competition. Olivia Pope is held hostage on Scandal. White Collar and Covert Affairs return on USA. Was Reign's pilot episode as much of a hot mess as anticipated? Everyone should binge on Orange is the New Black.
The PC gang then dives into all the pick ups and cancellations of the new Fall 2013 TV season. Find out which shows they are most excited about getting picked up and which axed shows they won't miss.
Gravity has dominated the movie box office for three weeks. Jenna weighs in on whether-or-not it as good as everyone else seems to think.
A 33 year old Justin Bieber fan has almost one hundred thousand dollars in plastic surgery done in order to look like his idol.