“Precious Salem — caught up in the stinking witch panic.” Indeed. Here’s the loud and violent two-minute trailer for WGN America‘s first scripted series. The producers took some flak over the fuzzy math in its reinterpretation of the actual events of 1692, but what Salem imagines is simply this: The witches were real. And they were in charge. The series from Fox21 and creators Brannon Braga and Adam Simon premieres at 10 PM Sunday. Have a look — if you dare (evil laughter):
Deadline gave you video of the opening musical number for the Writers Guild East Awards show from NYC. Now here’s video of the 2011 WGA West Awards show’s opening musical number from Los Angeles, “Write It Gay,” featuring Modern Family co-stars Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Eric Stonestreet:
Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Eric Stonestreet, co-stars of the ABC comedy Modern Family, will co-host the 2011 Writers Guild Awards West Coast ceremony on Saturday, Feb. 5, at the Renaissance Hollywood Hotel-Grand Ballroom. Modern Family is tied with Breaking Bad and 30 Rock for most WGA nominations, 3. The ABC comedy also landed 3 nominations last year, winning 2 WGA Awards, for new series and episodic comedy, the latter shared with 30 Rock.