The growth of American unscripted television shows no signs of slowing down, with imported formats such as Fox’s The Masked Singer and re-energized long-standing staples such as Bravo’s Project Runway, competing with stalwart series (think The Amazing Race, Top Chef and The Voice) for ratings and awards glory. With so many shows in the race, competition for the few spots on the Emmy ballot has become that much more cutthroat.
What once was a marketplace focused on selling domestic syndicated television programming has been successfully rebooted in recent years to include international and digital businesses. And this year, NATPE will showcase like never before the arena of unscripted TV — both finished shows and new formats.
The former SVP, entertainment programming and development at BBC Worldwide Productions and Adjacent Productions, will manage current production on many of the company’s unscripted series.
NEW YORK (AP) – AMC has flourished with its lineup of feature films and original dramas like “Mad Men” and “The Walking Dead.” Now the network is expanding into unscripted series with a show that tells the inside story of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Filming for “Inside the DHS” is set to begin […]