'Sharon' strip shares the pain of staff cuts

Oei, Lily
December 2003
Daily Variety;12/1/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 40, p28
Trade Publication
Reports on the resignation of 20 employees from the set of the Warner Bros. television program "The Sharon Osbourne Show" in November 2003. Show producers' claim that it had intentionally overstaffed the program to get it up and running.


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