CW buys Lauren Graham's drama project, with Graham writing the pilot

This will be Graham's first time writing for television. She's adopting her semi-autobiographical book "Someday, Someday Maybe" for the small screen, with Ellen DeGeneres producing. PLUS: Graham recalls her '90s sitcoms in Nerdist podcast.

NBC's Hillary Clinton miniseries won't be produced by Fox
There was talk last week that Fox TV Studios might produce the miniseries starring Diane Lane as Clinton.

"Dexter's" James Remar joins "Grey's Anatomy"

Remar will be part of a multi-episode arc, but details of his character have yet to be revealed.

Norman Weiss has been doing TV Tattle since the week "Freaks and Geeks" was canceled. He is a Hollywood outsider who was born and raised in Hollywood. "American Idol" and "Dancing with the Stars" are broadcast 2 blocks from his high school.