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Posts Tagged ‘Flavor Flav’

Wanderlust Media Adds Gary Busey to Roster of GPS Celebrity Voices

With offices in Los Angeles and Seattle, Wanderlust Media occupies a unique niche in the entertainment industry. It proudly bills itself as “the global leader in celebrity and branded voice content for the GPS navigation industry.”

There’s probably not a lot of competition in this vertical, but still, hats off to Wanderlust for nabbing such directional entertainment jesters as David Hasselfhoff, his car sidekick KITT, Mr. T, Flavor Flav, and now, Garey Busey for $6.95. The only surprise here is that the Celebrity Apprentice contestant beat Charlie Sheen to the dashboard deal.

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LAT In 90 Seconds

juliavvstrike.jpgOld Christine, New T-Shirt: From the blogs, Julia Louis-Dreyfus joined her writer hubby on the picket line. The New Adventures of Old Christine show-runner Kari Lizer said she shut down production on the show so the actress wouldn’t have to make any awkward moral choices — just bad wardrobe ones.

33646575.jpgLeave It To Beaver: The LAT seems tickled to find raunchy/violent rap stars showing off their “softer sides” for TV. Apparently Greg Braxton has forgotten that everyone from Salt-N-Pepa to Snoop Dogg is an entertainer. And entertainers are hell-bent on giving the audience what they want. The new faces of gansta thugs says way more about society than it does about Flavor Flav.

33648553.jpgToo Much Of A Good Thing: If you don’t feel like reading Patrick Goldstein’s column, we’ll summarize it for you: Too Much Money Going Into “Art House” Movies + Good Television = Bad Box Office Returns. You’re welcome.

Judith Regan | Martha Stewart | CIA | News Corp.’s Newsday Fetish

  • HarperCollins L.A. Staffers: Still sifting through Judith Regan‘s stuff months after her firing. [Rush and Molloy]
  • Martha Stewart: “I spend a lot of time nurturing creativity, thanks to the SEC.” [WWD]
  • Why New Corp.: Wants Newsday. [Forbes]
  • CIA: Recruiting via Facebook. [Wired]
  • New Deals: For Law & Order: SVU stars. [Variety]
  • Flavor Flav: Transcends satire. [NY Press]
  • State of the Union: In HD. [Gizmodo via TVNewser]