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  1. Showrunners 2012: 'Shameless'' John Wells

    8:00 am 10/3/2012

    On the most absurd network note: " 'Can’t the president be an ex-pro wrestler? Like that guy in Minnesota. Everybody loves that guy.' You can't make this stuff up."Read more

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  2. 'Shameless' Helmer to Direct NBC's 'Bad Girls' Pilot (Exclusive)

    11:31 pm 2/27/2012

    John Dahl reunites with John Wells for the adaptation of the long-running U.K. series.Read more

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  3. Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts to Star as Mother-Daughter in 'August: Osage County'

    6:14 pm 2/15/2012

    John Wells is directing the Weinstein Co. adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play.Read more

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  4. NBC Orders John Wells Drama 'Bad Girls'

    12:23 pm 1/31/2012

    The Warner Bros. TV project from the "Shameless" showrunner follows the ins-and-outs of a group of unlikely women in a federal prison.Read more

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  5. Comedy From John Wells, 'Glee' Duo Moving Forward at Fox

    4:13 pm 1/26/2012

    "Prodigy Bully," based on the one-minute movies from Hank Perlman, revolves around a boy genius who uses his brains and brawn to get what ever he wants.Read more

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  6. John Wells: Hollywood Weighs In on One of the Good Guys

    11:28 am 1/14/2012

    Noah Wyle, William H. Macy and friends of the mild-mannered writer-producer, who received a star on the Walk of Fame earlier this week, reflect on Wells' impact on their lives and the industry a quarter-century into his career.Read more

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  7. Showtime, John Wells Developing Series Based on 'Animal Kingdom'

    1:22 pm 12/16/2011

    The premium cable network has picked up a script based on the Sundance award-winning crime drama.Read more

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  8. Chris Keyser Elected President of Writers Guild of America, West

    4:50 pm 9/16/2011

    The new board member defeated former president Patric Verrone, who led the guild into the four-month strike of 2007-08.Read more

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  9. NBC Nabs Women's Prison Drama From John Wells (Exclusive)

    1:14 pm 9/15/2011

    John Wells Productions has sold the drama project "Bad Girls."Read more

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