August 8, 2009
TV blues Kordesia Hester v. Nickelodeon Studios and Viacom Inc., Case No. EC050247 Who created the concept for the hit Nickelodeon show “True Jackson, VP”? Kordesia Hester, a New York corrections officer at Rikers Island, claims she did, and that Nickelodeon Studios stole her idea, according to a lawsuit filed in Burbank Superior Court. Hester got an e-mail about a Nickelodeon event which was asking writers with diverse backgrounds to create a two-minute pitch for a unique show idea.