[04/18/11 - 11:14 PM] Development Update: Monday, April 18 By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)
LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:
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BURN NOTICE (USA) - Creator Matt Nix has inked a new two-year, high-seven-figure overall deal with producer Fox Television Studios. The pact, which has an option for a third year, will cover his duties on the veteran USA drama for the foreseeable future. In addition, he'll develop new series projects for the studio.
THE GOOD WIFE (CBS) - Co-star Alan Cumming, after several weeks of negotiations, has closed a deal to continue as a regular of the series for three more seasons. Cumming, who earned an Emmy nomination for his work as Eli Gold, originally recurred on the show's first season before promptly being promoted to regular this season.