May 31, 2001 - The New York
Post's Mitchell Fink reports Holly Marie Combs is being offered $60,000
per episode in a renegotiated deal beginning next season's Charmed. Alyssa
Milano's salary for next year is estimated at $80,000 per episode.
27, 2001 - ABCnews.com mentions other names up for the running to replace
Shannen Doherty in Charmed, though fails to mention our favorite pick Soleil
May 23, 2001 - Howard Stern
was talking about the FHM 100 Sexiest Women list and said he wasn't sure
about Alyssa Milano being number 4.
May 13, 2001 - Billy Masters
reports additional details on the Alyssa - Doherty fued saying it exploded
after reports that Alyssa was receiving more fan mail than the rest of
the cast combined. Also, Billy says Soleil Moon Frye is the leading candidate
to replace Shannen and will also play the role of Pru.
May 22, 2001 - The Enquirer
reports Shannen Doherty's behavior was often obnoxious and her feuding
with co-star Alyssa Milano so bitter, sources say, that members of the
crew and cast couldn't wait for her to leave.
May 20, 2001 - Alyssa Milano
was profiled on ET this weekend and we a transcript
of what they had to say on our message boards.
May 18, 2001 - Methods Of
Mayhem bass player Marty O'Brien when asked by Metal-Sludge.com to rate
Alyssa Milano on a scale of 1 to 10, gave Alyssa a '9' and added, "My friend
is in love with her. If anyone knows her, please have her Email me so I
can hook him up. Thank you, I appreciate it."
May 16, 2001 - The New York
Daily New's Mitchell Fink reports the reason Shannen Doherty is no longer
associated with Charmed can be summed up in two words: Alyssa Milano.
May 16, 2001 - MSNBC's Jeannette
Walls reports that according to an insider, while initial thinking at the
WB was that Alyssa had to go, after Shannen overplayed her hand in contract
negotiations, they decided to keep Alyssa instead. The insider revealed,
"She’s much better liked by the cast and staff anyway."
May 16, 2001 - Reuters reports
Suzanne Daniels, co-president of entertainment for WB, says the network
is searching for a replacement for Shannen Doherty. Charmed was picked
up for the next three seasons.
May 16, 2001 - Alyssa Milano
was ranked #4 in FHM's 100 Sexiest Women in the World 2001 edition, voted
on by readers. Alyssa was at #7 last year and Jennifer Lopez was rated
#1 for the second straight year.
May 15, 2001 - Lin Milano
confirmed reports on Shannen leaving Charmed telling the Safe Searching
message boards, "I wanted you all to know that it is true Shannen is gone
from Charmed. We were all very surprised and wish her good luck in all
May 15, 2001 - Shannen Doherty
has mysteriously walked away from Charmed - and nobody's saying why. Many
had speculated this would be Alyssa, though the future of the show appears
now in limbo.
May 13, 2001 - Alyssa Milano
is featured here in a 10 x 16 print auction on ebay. The artwork, item
#1144456282, is unbid at $12 (10 available) and the auction ends May 19th.
May 6, 2001 - Alyssa posted
on the Safesearching message board to say, "I have now completed the 3rd
season of Charmed and I'm so very happy to have some time off. I will be
leaving town to do a small independent movie entitled Rhode Island Blues
I play young women who's getting married."
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