Essential California reading: Immigration losers, UC tuition sticker shock, L.A.'s bad Thanksgiving traffic and more


Lauren Graham
Lauren Graham's 'Someday, Someday, Maybe' may be TV series
Lauren Graham's 'Someday, Someday, Maybe' may be TV series

"Gilmore Girls" and "Parenthood" star Lauren Graham is writing a TV pilot based on her book "Someday, Someday, Maybe." The ever-likable actress is writing the TV adaptation of her book about a struggling actress for the CW -- something of a return to the network whose relationship with Graham goes back to her leading role on "Gilmore Girls." Graham will also be executive producing the series along with friend Ellen DeGeneres, who optioned the book through her A Very Good Production banner. The bestselling novel, which Graham has stressed is not autobiographical, follows a twentysomething actress named Franny Banks in the six months before...