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During the Q and A section of the stand-up show – which is being taped by Netflix to be made into a special – one eager fan asked, "Will we see you on Broadway or movies?"

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Well at least she thinks she went on her own terms…

Good luck to her, I guess now being 66 (wow!) she can trundle off into the sunset with Portia.

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The widely awaited take over saga of Paramount is finally over… Skydance has agreed to a takeover deal of nearly US$8 billion. Larry Ellison will personally take the place of CEO and Chairman of the company, with Jeff Shell, former NBCU CEO sacked over an investigation on inappropiate behaviour, will serve as President. Takeover finalized early next year.

This logo was used in the Investor call last night, but I wouldn’t be worried, most likely a placeholder like the infamous Warner Bros. Discovery logo.

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Why would it be a worry?

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Some might see it like the ‘death’ of the longtime Paramount script wordmark (new business daddy making fingerprints on unnecessary places etc.)?

It’s a combination of the Majestic Mountain and Skydance’s wordmark:

(From NewscastStudio)

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At least they didn’t rename it SKYMOUNT or Paradance. :wink:

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Maybe it’s sort of a mixed-use case, where they’ll use this new Skydance-inspired logo for the corporate side of the company and keep the script for the Paramount Pictures division itself.

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Or go for something completely new, like Waystar Royco

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Season 2 of The Irrational premieres on Tuesday, October 1, followed by the return of Law & Order and Law & Order: SVU on October 3.

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9-1-1 and Grey’s Anatomy both start their new seasons on September 26. Season 4 of Abbott Elementary premieres on October 9.

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Key dates
September 18: Survivor 47
September 29: The Summit US (sneak peek)
October 14: NCIS, NCIS: Origins (series premiere)
October 15: FBI, FBI: International, FBI: Most Wanted
October 16: The Summit US (timeslot premiere)
October 17: George and Mandy’s First Marriage (series premiere), Ghosts, Elsbeth
October 18: S.W.A.T, Fire Country, Blue Bloods (premiere of remaining episodes of season 14)
October 27: Tracker, The Equalizer


Key dates:
September 22: Rescue: HI-Surf (series premiere)
September 23: 9-1-1: Lone Star (season 5 premiere), Rescue: HI-Surf (timeslot premiere)
September 29: The Simpsons, Bob’s Burgers
October 1: Accused (season 2 premiere)

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