CBS Hit With Bias Suit From Reality Exec

Ghen Maynard, who was brought back to CBS three years ago to revive its unscripted department, has launched a discrimination lawsuit against the company after apparently being terminated last month. According to a complaint filed in Los Angeles Superior Court on Monday, the firing occurred after an investigation into an allegation that he mistreated a female coworker.

Maynard Heads New CBS Unscripted Division

CBS Television Studios has formed a new unscripted programming department, with reality programming producer and executive Ghen Maynard named to the newly created position of senior EVP of alternative programming.