Overheard At TCA: Day 7

by | August 3, 2009 at 6:24 PM | TCA 2009, The Ziedgeist

Today CBS pulled out all the stops for their upcoming fall slate (including a full-on ice cream sundae bar). Stars like Julianna Margulies, Wayne Brady, Craig Ferguson, Jenna Elfman, and Patricia Arquette all came out in full force. Below, some of the day’s best quotes.


He said “Oh please, I’ve been hit so many times. Go for it.”
Julianna Margulies (The Good Wife) on co-star Chris Noth’s reaction to a slapping scene in the pilot.

Whatever numbers they get they’re gonna declare victory anyway, so it really doesn’t matter. — CBS entertainment president Nina Tassler on the network’s plans if Jay Leno’s new 10 PM NBC show becomes a success.


Drew and I, since we stopped dating, we really don’t talk to each other as much.Wayne Brady (Let’s Make a Deal) joking about whether he asked for advice from fellow game show host Drew Carey.

Being on television every night has made me crazier than I was when I started. But I’m OK with that.Craig Ferguson (The Late Late Show) on how he’s changed since starting his late night show.