Bob Kusbit shingle prepping A&E, TruTV shows
ITV Studios America has signed an overall deal with One Louder Prods.Shingle is owned and run by Bob Kusbit, who has logged 25 years in the TV biz. Kusbit has served as prexy of MoPo Prods. and senior veep of production for MTV, where he launched the net’s Times Square Studio and created “Total Request Live.” One Louder, birthed in 2002, previously had an overall deal with MTV and produced specials and skeins for the net, including long-running unscripted series “Made.” Program has earned the producer three Emmys. Kusbit has also served as head of development for CMT from 2007 until the end of 2010 in addition to running One Louder. Paul Buccieri, managing director of ITV Studios Intl. and topper of ITV Studios America, anticipates that the pod deal will help ITV grow its presence in the global marketplace. One Louder skein “Totally Clueless” will bow on MTV this fall. Shingle also has projects in the works with A&E and TruTV. Kusbit is repped by WME and Dan Black of Greenberg Traurig.