24 co-creator Robert Cochran renews contract for 2 years

Co-creator/co-showrunner Bob Cochran has inked a two-year, seven-figure overall deal with the show’s producer 20th Century Fox Television. The pact, as you’d expect, covers his duties on “24” for the length of the deal as well as develop (along with fellow “24” co-creator/co-showrunner Joel Surnow) new projects for the studio. Source: Futon Critic

Joke: Upcoming ’24’ Focuses on Jack Bauer Eating a Sandwich

Humor site BBSpot has a funny article up about 24. It’s of course fake, but a fun read. Hollywood, CA – Fox was uncharacteristically candid this week about the next hour in one of CTU agent Jack Bauer’s (Kiefer Sutherland) many harrowing days. In an interview with Variety, executive producer Evan Katz revealed the next… View Article

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“24: Conspiracy” ranks as the most-viewed V CAST mobisode

Verizon has announced that 24: Conspiracy is quite popular for them, currently ranking as their most popular mobisode series on their “V CAST” service. V CAST Facts Just six weeks into its February 1 launch, V CAST is attracting consumers to view cool content in a host of categories. Some interesting facts about the most… View Article

’24’ the most pirated TV show in Britain

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain has emerged as the world’s biggest market for downloading pirated TV, driven by tech-savvy fans who are unwilling to wait for popular U.S. shows such as “Desperate Housewives.” Britain’s status as a TV downloading hotspot, revealed in a study by UK technology consultancy Envisional on Thursday, could pose problems for UK… View Article

Ex-CIA pro evaluates realism of ’24’

Chicago Tribune’s Maureen Ryan spoke with Mike Baker, a former cover field-operations officer that worked for the CIA for 14 years before becoming the CEO of Veritas Global, a security and risk-management firm. Here’s his take on what’s real and what’s not when it comes to 24: Main character: Counter-terrorism expert Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland)… View Article

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Imagine Entertainment Renews Contract with Fox for Two Years

Imagine TV, which has produced FOX’s most reliable drama for the past few seasons and its most critically lauded comedy last year, is staying within the News Corp. family. The production company headed by Ron Howard and Brian Grazer has signed a new two-year agreement with 20th Century Fox TV, extending a partnership that began… View Article

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Elisha Cuthbert asked Kiefer Sutherland to be her voice mail

Cute story about Elisha Cuthbert’s friends begging to meet her 24 co-star Kiefer Sutherland. When Elisha Cuthbert landed the role of Kim Bauer in Fox’s hit series “24,” she soon found herself with a bit of a problem. The 21-year-old was beset with calls from friends and loved ones who wanted to meet the show’s… View Article

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Elisha Cuthbert to appear in Mad TV Parody of ’24’

Elisha Cuthbert will be appearing in a Mad TV sketch on April 10th playing a part in a parody of “24”. Take a look at these official promotional stills provided by FOX that shows Elisha as Kim Bauer alongside a Chase Edmunds look-alike played by actor Ike Baronholtz. Mad TV airs on Saturday at 11:00… View Article

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IDW Publishing Announces 24: One Shot graphic novel

Fox TV’s series 24 is noted for its innovative use of time and its fast-paced, exciting stories. Now IDW Publishing will break new ground by releasing a 24 comic book one-shot mirroring the show’s use of the time element. Two pages of printed story will equal one hour of time elapsed in this 48-page one… View Article

Kiefer Sutherland gets stitches after bar brawl

Kiefer Sutherland isn’t just taking punishment on TV as 24‘s much-abused Agent Jack Bauer. The actor was involved in a bar brawl earlier this week, his spokeswoman says. The Golden Globe winner “was in an incident — he was defending himself,” his rep told the New York Post. “He did get hurt and had six… View Article

’24’ spinoff being planned for DVD

A spinoff to hit real-time drama series 24 is being mulled by FOX Home Entertainment. The show’s creator, Joel Surnow, said Wednesday that he and FOX were discussing ideas for a spinoff featuring an all-new cast and taking place in real-time. “Our idea at Fox was to create these real-time thrillers,” Surnow said. “The series… View Article

24 Producer Howard Gordon Renews Contract for Three Years

LOS ANGELES (Zap2it.com) – Howard Gordon, one of the executive producers on FOX’s critically acclaimed “24,” has signed a new two-year deal with 20th Century Fox TV. Gordon’s current contract with 20th had a year remaining on it, so the reportedly seven figure extension will keep him at his studio home for another three years…. View Article