"How do you breathe new life into aging TV shows? Go live!, At least,that's
the plane for two Emmy-nomiinated NBC series, The West Wing andWill &
Grace.The West Wing is planning to do a live special during November sweepsthat
will revolve around a heated debate between presidential hopefulsMatt Santos
(Jimmy Smits) and Arnold Vinick (Alan Alda). "We are innegotiation with NBC to
do a live debate," confirms the show'sexecutive producer John Wells. "We would
actually film the hourleading up to the debate, the on stage [action], all the
backstage[stuff] and the aftermath."
Tuesday, August 09, 2005
Live Santos/Vinick Debate?
Someone from the WWSpoilers Group posted news from TV Guide:
Posted by newsjunkie at 9:56 AM