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...on her experiences there for this acclaimed series set at a sketch-comedy show in New York. She plays the show's head writer, coping with a meddlesome network executive (Alec Baldwin) and a fickle new cast member (Tracy Morgan). BASICS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/06/mov_142582.shtml
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'Man of the Year' a political satire in need of a sharper wit

...impossible happens. Under a new computerized voting system, Tom wins the election. As his sickly manager (Walken), head writer (Black) and other minions prepare for the transition to ultimate power, an employee of the company that developed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/12/mov_100129.shtml
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Andy Richter to star in new TV pilot

...project, being produced by his Conaco Productions and NBC Universal. He wrote the pilot with Jonathan Groff, former head writer of "Late Night," Liepis said. Richter starred in two Fox sitcoms that were canceled after only one season - "Andy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/09/tel_68405.shtml
Television
Professor offers services as Hollywood mathematician

...scripts for errors, scribble suggestions in the margins and send them to Black, who passes them on to the show's head writers. "He presents nice, concise suggestions," Black said. "It's up to the writers to implement them." Farley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/03/mov_452023.shtml
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CBS baseball series uses effects to keep things real

...screen, can be digitally enhanced to place cheering - or booing - crowds in the stands. Daniel Cerone, the show's head writer and another executive producer, concedes there were "a lot of sleepless nights" in the weeks before they saw how...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/23/tel_429347.shtml
Television
Pigeon is back in this delightful book

...Emmy awards for his writing on Sesame Street. He is also the creator of Cartoon Network's Sheep in the Big City and head writer for Codename: Kids Next Door, also on Cartoon Network. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife and daughter, Trixie

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/27/liv_420335.shtml
Life & style
At the Movies: capsule reviews of new films

...Girls" resembles even more: "Saturday Night Live," which makes sense, since it springs from the mind of "SNL" head writer Tina Fey. The same things that are right and wrong with most of the late-night comedy show's skits are right and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/03/mov_414375.shtml
Movies
'SNL' stooge to helm MTV Movie Awards

...is also the latest "anchor" for the show's long-standing "Weekend Update" segment. His teaming with "SNL" head writer Tina Fey has helped revitalize the segment after many years, according to many critics. He and Fey write their own...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/05/ent_311109.shtml
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`Naked' star gets prime exposure

...with the haloed resume of having written for Garry Shandling's The Larry Sanders Show for four years, comes on as head writer. The 28-year-old Ms. Forbes is also the show's new executive producer. She honed her writing skills at Harvard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/16/ent_202639.shtml
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Week in video-game news: Nintendo gobbles up holiday bucks; game industry booming

...strike. How about writing a game? Victor Varnado, a stand-up comic and writer in New York, is doing just that as head writer of Super-Ego Games' upcoming PS3 title Rat Race . His team includes writers from Saturday Night Live , Late Night...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/13/ent_176458.shtml
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