Former 'Gilmore Girls' producer demands pay for Netflix revival in lawsuit
April 12, 2016 - Uncategorized
It seems one former Gilmore Girls producer isn’t as happy as most people about Netflix’s upcoming revival of the beloved show.
Former executive producer Gavin Polone is suing Warner Bros. TV for beach of contract because he alleges he was refused payment for the four 90-minute Netflix episodes currently in production.
Polone’s suit claims he is due payment for the Netflix editions as they are covered in the contact he initially signed for the WB series, which ran for seven seasons from 2000-07. The suit alleges Warner Bros. TV “refuses to compensate” Polone arguing the new episodes do not fall under the previous agreement as they are “derivative works.” Read more…