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Georgia stopped broadcasting Russian TV channels in its territory Saturday as the military conflict in Georgia's breakaway region of South Ossetia escalated. Alexander Lomaya, the secretary of Georgia's Council of National Security, explained the move as a response to "an information war" waged by Russian channels against Georgia.
Spelling on hold
Despite months of talk that original "Beverly Hills, 90210" co-star Tori Spelling will appear in the CW's upcoming spinoff, "the CW has no deal with Tori Spelling to appear on '90210' at this time," the network said Monday. Her "90210" co-stars Jennie Garth, Shannen Doherty and Joe E. Tata are signed on as recurrings.
Fleiss to UTA
Veteran reality producer Mike Fleiss ("The Bachelor") is leaving CAA to rejoin his former representative Michael Camacho at UTA. Camacho left CAA in February and has been rebuilding his client list. Fleiss, said to be Camacho's first CAA client, joins fellow reality producers Tom Forman and R.J. Cutler, who likewise followed the agent to UTA.