Can we send the CBS brass and everyone from Two and a Half Men to some kind of family therapy for a few sessions? CBS CEO Les Moonves weighed in on the Angus T. Jones flap today, which began when Jones went on a religious conspiracy theory web series and called Two and a Half Men "filth," which it plainly is. "I don’t know what our status is with him," Moonves said at a Q&A today, according to Forbes. "We took this boy, who started with us when he was eight years old, and it seems to be what happens with child stars over the course of time. He is now making over $300,000 per week, which is not a bad salary for a 19 year old kid," Moonves said. "By the way, he’s still collecting his $300,000 per week." (Moonves himself made $70 million last year, so he knows from bad salaries.) But the boss man has weathered worse. "After going through what we went through with Charlie Sheen, it’s been a piece of cake," he said. Argh, all of you, go do a ropes course and trust falls and have a sharing circle and get back to a point of honesty and directness with each other. It doesn't have to be like this!
Most Viewed Stories
Game of Thrones Recap: New Identities
Mad Men Recap: ‘I Thought We Were Safe’
Ryan Reynolds’s Deadpool Looks Bloody and Fun
The Good Wife Recap: Good-bye, Kalinda
There’s a Petition to Change the Fate of Grey’s Anatomy’s McDreamy
Tina Fey, Patricia Arquette, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Amy Schumer Casually Give the Middle Finger to Aging Out of Hollywood
Game of Thrones Showrunners on Changes From the Books, the Butterfly Effect, and Arya’s Arc
Watch: Man of Steel With Its Color Added Back
11 Things We Learned About Goodfellas From Saturday’s Tribeca Q&A
Read Amy Schumer’s Powerful Speech About Confidence
Latest News from VultureThe Amy Schumer Doll Is a Lot Like the Real Amy Schumer, So Pretty Much a Parent’s Worst Nightmare
Not mom-approved.Lifetime Is Making an ‘Unauthorized’ Full House Movie, Too
How rude!What You Need to Know About That Black-and-White House on Game of Thrones
And the assassins who live inside it.In Praise of Sansa Marrying Ramsay on Game of Thrones
There are so many ways this story line could go.Which Foreign Actors Do the Best American Accents?
And which actors ... don't?6 Things to Know About Marvel’s Newest Movie Villain, Baron Zemo
There's been more than one of him, because comics.Bob’s Burgers Recap: Genethoven
Give 'em more straw!Peggy and Pete, Together Again on Mad Men
Oh, let's sit on the couch and tell secrets.Your Imaginary Best Friend Jenny Slate Reunites With Obvious Child Team for FX Pilot About Female Friendship
About two best friends who go on a road trip.Mad Men Recap: ‘I Thought We Were Safe’
The end of SC&P wasn't supposed to come quite like this.
And how they conquered entertainment.X-Men: Apocalypse: This Is What Nightcrawler Will Look Like
Now you see him! Now you don't!Refused Are Back With Their First New Song in 17 Years
"Nothing has changed!"Watch Kalinda Say Good-bye to The Good Wife (and to You Watching at Home)
*Shuts door.*Real Housewives of Atlanta Reunion Part One Recap: Reunited and It Feels So Awful
This reunion just got great — or completely awful, depending on your tolerance for yelling.Buy Your Vulture Festival Tickets Now!
From May 30–31 in NYC.Good News, Directioners! Stephen Hawking Says Zayn Is Still Part of 1D ... in Another Universe
Science!The Many Men of Brienne of Tarth
No other female character has so consistently held her own against GOT's legions of gruff, bearded men.Mariah Carey’s ‘Infinity’ Takes Us Back to the ’90s
Bye, Nick Cannon.Sesame Street Parodies The Avengers, Exposes Why They’re All Basically Useless
The Aveggies: Age of Bon Bon.
A puppet without a Hand.Game of Thrones Showrunners on Changes From the Books, the Butterfly Effect, and Arya’s Arc
"We pick and choose what's from the books."The Last Man on Earth Recap: Sophie’s Choice
Last Man finally seems to be rewarding us for sticking around.The Good Wife Recap: Good-bye, Kalinda
How does the show move on without a character who has anchored it for years?Silicon Valley Recap: Two and a Half Erlichs
The worst person in America arrives.Ridiculous Six Drama Rages on With Cell-Phone Video, Vanilla Ice
"It's not Dances With Wolves."Disney’s Descendants Trailer Will Probably Hurt Your Brain
Featuring the offspring of various fairy-tale villains.Justin Bieber Crashes a Prom, Makes People’s Heads Explode
Hands up if your name's Justin Bieber.Amy Winehouse Documentary Is ‘Unbalanced’ and ‘Misleading,’ According to Her Family
Winehouse’s relatives reportedly want to distance themselves from the upcoming film.Veep Recap: The Expenda-belles
Selina & Co. face the internet.
Big changes are in store for the Stark children.There’s a Petition to Change the Fate of Grey’s Anatomy’s McDreamy
Paging Shonda Rhimes.Theater Review: Anne Hathaway’s On Point in Grounded
The remote soldier, working from the home front.Replacements Play a New Song About Whole Foods
They're also planning a tour and two new box sets.Ryan Reynolds’s Deadpool Looks Bloody and Fun
Thank goodness.Jay Z Issues ‘Stream of Consciousness’ Defense of Tidal
On Twitter.11 Things We Learned About Goodfellas From Saturday’s Tribeca Q&A
"Thanks for not making me look like a scumbag."Killer Mike Covers the White House Correspondents' Dinner
He cleans up real well.Seinfeld Interviews Letterman on The Late Show
"I've got a punch line, hang on."Avengers 2 Dominated (Almost) Every Country This Weekend [Updated]
Meanwhile, Furious 7 continues its stranglehold on American audiences.
In which we see a penis (not Jamie's).Outlander’s Laura Donnelly on Saturday Night’s Attempted-Rape Scene and What It’s Like to Play a Pregnant Woman
And why women should be able to breast-feed in public.Orphan Black Recap: Where Are These Mangoes?
We cover a lot of political ground this week.Watch: Man of Steel With Its Color Added Back
Zack Snyder's dreary, depressing film looks gorgeous with its color restored.Nearly 17 Million People Watched ABC’s Bruce Jenner Interview
The numbers were particularly impressive because it aired on a Friday night.It Follows Director Developing a Crime Show
The series will allegedly channel Kolchack.Super Troopers 2 Fund-raiser Made $4.4 Million
“Hey Farva, what's the name of that restaurant you like?”Frank Miller and Brian Azzarello Are Writing a New Batman Comic
Na-na-na-na-na-na Mill-er!Jared Leto’s Joker Looks Insane In the Membrane
Ha ha ha ha ha!Bruce Jenner Comes Out As Transgender: ‘It’s Just Who I Am’
Some highlights from Jenner's groundbreaking interview with Diane Sawyer.