Lionsgate is joining in the acquisition boom for unscripted production companies, buying a stake in Craig Piligian’s Pilgrim Studios, home of Syfy’s “Ghost Hunters” and National Geographic TV’s…
Craig Piligian's Pilgrim Studios TV production company is going over-the-top with 1620 Media, a digital-video platform launching with six original series and more in the pipeline. 1620 Media launches…
Craig Piligian’s Pilgrim Studios has done a good deed — he’s secured the film and TV rights to toy maker Neal Hoffman’s "The Mensch on a Bench” property. The plan is to create a holiday special…
Two Discovery networks trot out new shows this week, each with marketable titles: “The Big Brain Theory: Pure Genius” on flagship Discovery; and “Karma's a B*tch!” on the always-cheeky Investigation…
Syfy continues to flex its unscripted muscles, greenlighting three spooky new reality skeins for next year.
Life is anything but sweet on the set of OWN’s docuseries “Welcome to Sweetie Pies,” where conflict between the family at the center of the show impacted the production crew and left the future of…
Impact report rewards those who go against the grain. Here is a list of producers, execs, agents who lead the field.
Japanese media conglom Yoshimoto Kogyo has partnered with Next Time Prods to adapt its popular YouTube cooking show "Epic Meal Time" for Asian audiences, signaling that web series may soon start…
National Geographic Channel could be courting controversy with a new show called "Wicked Tuna" -- a reality series about the hardscrabble life of commercial fishermen in the Boston suburb of…
Discovery Studios, the in-house production arm of Discovery Communications, has sealed an overall deal with "Dirty Jobs" exec producer Eddie Barbini.
Hayden Panettiere ("Heroes") has signed on to play Amanda Knox in an upcoming Lifetime telepic.