Spike TV has bolstered its original series team, upping key execs and bringing aboard new players, all of whom will report to Sharon Levy, exec v.p. of original series. "The Original Series team's…
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Entertainment honchos were seeing stars — and stripes — at Ray's on March 25, as industryites and Armed Forces vets gathered for Got Your 6's networking lunch. Execs from ABC, CAA, HBO, DreamWorks…
Spike TV is inking up again.
Reality shingle Zoo Prods. has bolstered up its staff with a couple of key new hires.
Spike has renewed "Bar Rescue" for a second season, following the company's new, all-unscripted trajectory (Daily Variety, Aug. 30). Net has placed another 10-seg order for the nightspot renovation…
"Blue Mountain State" might be the last scripted show on Spike TV for years to come.
Spike TV has picked up four new tough-guy-centric unscripted series, including "American Digger," a 13-episode order from "Auction Hunters" shingle Gurney Productions.
First-time feature helmer Brian Crano maneuvers some tricky tonal shifts with impressive ease in "A Bag of Hammers," a droll, quirky comedy with a pleasant amount of heart.
Spike TV is beginning production on a handful of new reality pilots, including projects from Ben Silverman and "Jersey Shore" producer SallyAnn Salsano.
Paul Schrader's "The Walker" reworks one of his favorite plot tropes: the ne'er-do-well whose soul is purified in the heat of a murder investigation. Even if this isn't Schrader's best, it's hardly…