I was up into the wee hours of this morning, watching and preparing notes for the director’s cut of episode #104 – and writing a scene for this week’s schedule. And it looks like I’ll be up into the wee hours of tomorrow morning, watching and preparing notes for the prod cut of episode #103 – and writing another scene for this week’s schedule. Hopefully not overly wee as I have to get up at 5:30 tomorrow to get in for 7:00 a.m. call. We’ve got TWO units rolling tomorrow! In addition to the afternoon concept meeting for episode #107 with director Bruce McDonald. The rewrite on #107 and #108. Finishing up my cut of #104. And, oh yeah, continuing work on the script for the season finale.
To those of you asking – No, you didn’t miss the big casting news I hinted at last week. Rather than post the news on this blog, I decided to go through proper channels first. Now some of you may wonder: What’s the difference between just making an unofficial announcement and going through those official channels? Well, last time I checked, about three weeks and counting.
They served up cupcakes for our production meeting yesterday. Check out the cake to icing ratio!
And a treat of another sort compliments of director Ron Murphy who kicks things off with Day #1 of episode #107 tomorrow! One tasty whisky, served up in line producer Norman Denver’s special Hungarian sipping glasses.
And the ranks of our whisky club continue to grow. We’re like Fight Club, but with a lot less fighting and more glasses to clean.
Finally, I came across this curio gathering dust in Executive Producer Jay Firestone’s office. For the man who has everything: