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WGA members overwhelmingly ratify contract

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- The Writers Guild of America announced Tuesday its members overwhelmingly ratified a new contract with Hollywood's TV networks and film studios.

WGA members vote 'yes' to end strike

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Writers Guild of America members voted Tuesday to end the strike that has crippled much of the U.S. entertainment industry for more than three months.

WGA makes deals with Intermedia, Film Dept

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 31 (UPI) -- The striking Writers Guild of America said it has reached interim agreements with The Film Department and Intermedia.

WGA grants Grammy producers interim pact

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28 (UPI) -- The board of directors of the striking Writers Guild of America West has granted an interim agreement to the producers of the upcoming Grammy Awards show.

WGA, RKO reach interim agreement

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- The striking Writers Guild of America said Friday it has reached an interim agreement with RKO Productions Inc., a subsidiary of RKO Pictures.

WGA, Marvel sign interim agreement

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Marvel Studios, a subsidiary of Marvel Entertainment Inc., and the striking Writers Guild of America Thursday said they have reached an interim agreement.

WGA, Lionsgate reach interim agreement

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- The striking Writers Guild of America has announced it signed an interim agreement with the independent, filmed-entertainment studio Lionsgate.

WGA, Spyglass reach interim agreement

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- The striking Writers Guild of America said Wednesday it has reached a comprehensive independent contract agreement with Spyglass Entertainment.

Grammy producers request WGA interim pact

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- The striking Writers Guild of America West said it has received a request for an interim agreement for the upcoming Grammy Awards show in Los Angeles.

WGA grants waiver for NAACP awards gala

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- The striking Writers Guild of America West said Tuesday it will sign an interim agreement with the NAACP for its 39th NAACP Image Awards.

WGA, MRC reach interim agreement

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- The striking Writers Guild of America and MRC -- an independent film, television and digital studio -- have reached a comprehensive interim agreement.

WGA, UA reach independent agreement

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 7 (UPI) -- The striking Writers Guild of America and United Artists Films said Monday they have reached a mutually beneficial independent agreement.

WGA denies request for awards show waivers

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- The striking Writers Guild of America turned down a request for a waiver that would allow members to write for the Golden Globes awards show.

WGA to AMPTP: It's your move

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- The president of Writers Guild of America West says it is up to the producers and networks to initiate talks to resolve the WGA strike.

Hollywood writers authorize strike

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Hollywood writers have voted to authorize a strike against studios, networks and producers if the two sides can't agree on a new contract.
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Patric Verrone (born Patric Miller Verrone on September 29, 1959 in Glendale, Queens, New York) is an American television writer. He served as a writer and producer for several animated television shows, most notably Futurama.

Verrone graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College in 1981 where he was an editor of the Harvard Lampoon. He graduated from Boston College Law School in 1984 after serving as editor of the Boston College Law Review. He practiced law in Florida and California before becoming a television writer.

Patric Verrone began his career as a variety show writer including a late 1980s job as monologue writer for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson. Shortly after his work on The Tonight Show, Patric went to write on the popular animated program Rugrats in 1991. From there, Verrone would work for the entirety of The Critic's run on television, before then moving on to write for Muppets Tonight (with which he won an Emmy) and Pinky and the Brain. Eventually, Patric, would become a major contributor for Futurama. Following his work on the Futurama series, Verrone has written an episode of The Simpsons (Milhouse of Sand and Fog (2005)), developed the Cartoon Network series Class of 3000 (including writing the pilot episode Home (2006)), and wrote and produced four Futurama direct-to-DVD movies starting with Bender's Big Score (2007).

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Patric M. Verrone."
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