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'Will & Grace' execs join 'Love Bites'

19 July 2010 6:35 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Jon Kinnally and Tracy Poust have signed up as showrunners for new series Love Bites. The Hollywood Reporter says that the duo, who previously worked on Will & Grace and Ugly Betty, joined the programme as part of a two-year deal with NBC. Their appointment comes after the original executive producer Cindy Chupack decided to step down to focus on writing the show. NBC's president of primetime entertainment Angela Bromstad said: "We worked with Jon and Tracy for (more) »

- By Catriona Wightman

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'The Gates' online, 'Spartacus' prequel casting

19 July 2010 12:30 AM, PDT | Zap2It - From Inside the Box | See recent Zap2It - From Inside the Box news »

TV news nibbles from around the web for your late-night craving:

So you're not tuning into "The Gates" on ABC, but the bloodsucking drama is pulling in the most victims, er, unique viewers online. [The Wrap]

The "Spartacus" prequel "Gods of the Arena" has cast Dustin Clare in the lead as well as Jaime Murray ("Dexter") and Marisa Ramirez in supporting roles. [The Hollywood Reporter]

"The Office" star Mindy Kaling's secret shame is Kardashian-shaped. Yeah, that's a pretty bad one. [EW]

Maybe "Love Bites" can be salvaged after all. Former "Will & Grace" showrunners Tracy Poust and Jon Kinnally have signed a deal with Universal Media Studios and are coming on board the comedy as EPs. [Deadline]

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Tracy Poust and Jon Kinnally Ink Ums Deal, Join 'Love Bites' As Writing Showrunners

18 July 2010 8:00 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Former Will & Grace executive producers/showrunners Tracy Poust and Jon Kinnally have inked a two-year overall deal with Universal Media Studios. Under the pact, said to be seven-figure per year, the two have joined new NBC/Ums anthology dramedy series Love Bites as executive producers. They will serve as writing showrunners on the show, working alongside executive producers/non-writing showrunners Shelley McCrory and director Marc Buckland. Poust and Kinnally replace Love Bites creator Cindy Chupack who recently stepped down from day-to-day showrunner duties because of personal matters but continues to write for the show. Under their overall deal with Ums, Poust and Kinnally, [...] »


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'Will & Grace' vets to run NBC's 'Love Bites'

18 July 2010 5:00 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News | See recent The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News news »

Hit comedy veterans Jon Kinnally and Tracy Poust have signed as showrunners on NBC's midseason series "Love Bites."

The agreement is part of a two-year seven-figure deal that Kinnally and Poust have made with Universal Media Studios.

The writer-producer duo worked together for years on NBC's "Will & Grace," including showrunning the hit's final two seasons. Later, they helped write and produce another successful comedy, ABC's "Ugly Betty," for four seasons.

They will take over showrunning duties on "Bites" from creator Cindy Chupack, who stepped down from the post this month for personal reasons. She will continue to write on the show. Shelley McCrory and Mark Buckland will serve as producers on "Bites" as well.

"We worked with Jon and Tracy for many years on 'Will & Grace' and feel they are perfect for this job on 'Love Bites,' " said Angela Bromstad, president of primetime entertainment at NBC. "Not only do they bring intelligence, »

- By James Hibberd

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