In 2001, Bertram van Munster stood at a crossroads. His syndicated nature show "Wild Things" had come to an end, and the Dutch-born filmmaker and television producer was on the lookout for a new…
Partners at work and in life, Bertram van Munster and Elise Doganieri take us behind the scenes of "The Amazing Race." VARIETY: What initially sparked your inspiration for The Amazing Race? ELISE…
As Mark Burnett addressed the media room for "The Voice's" win for best reality competition series, the inevitable questions regarding comparisons to "American Idol" arose. The exec producer of the…
Leslie Moonves knew in 2000 that CBS wasn't where he wanted it to be, but he had a good idea of how he could turn his network around. And those plans included a liberal dose of successful filmmaker…
Sunday remains a lackluster night for the broadcast networks this spring as CBS and Fox tied for the evening's lead among young adults even though they each grabbed just 5% of the available audience…
CBS continues to be the network to beat on Sundays this spring, as the combination of “60 Minutes” and “The Amazing Race” led the Eye past its rivals for an eighth straight victory on the night in…
On another Sunday of ho-hum numbers all around for the broadcasters, CBS edged past ABC and Fox to win the night among young adults as "60 Minutes" and "Amazing Race" led their hours.
Canadian commercial web CTV has ordered up "The Amazing Race Canada" from Toronto's Insight Prods.
'Amazing Race' spawns imitators but remains unique
Van Munster, creator-exec producer of CBS' "The Amazing Race," has kept the real in reality TV.
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