“Porter Ridge,” Discovery's new reality show from the producers of “Duck Dynasty” set in the backwoods of Indiana, opened to OK numbers Tuesday, overshadowed by other unscripted shows on the net…
Almost three years after the announcement that Matteo Garrone's gritty Mafia film "Gomorrah" would become a TV series, cameras are rolling, marking the boldest programming effort yet from Rupert…
For unscripted TV producers, manipulation -- and even downright staging of events -- is the new normal.
RelativityReal, the television arm of Relativity Media, has grown since its launch in 2008 to a bustling outfit that's home to more than 20 unscripted series in production.
At a time when DVRs and Web streaming on VOD are upending primetime viewing patterns, CBS has flexed impressive muscle in bringing auds to the live telecasts of its top shows.
CBS is ending fall with a pretty big bang.
A lawsuit over the A&E series "Storage Wars" brought by a former cast member in the show could raise some potential complications for the popular and burgeoning reality-TV subgenre.
The nation's Amish communities continue to be an unlikely breeding ground for unscripted programs. National Geographic Channel is developing a series from Leftfield Pictures that will examine how the…
Without sounding existential about it, when does reenacting become, in fact, acting?
Discovery's latest attempt to exploit the non-TV-watching Amish is either a shark-jumping example of structured reality hitting its nadir, or in its brazenness, the screwball comedy of 2012.