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  1. Mark Burnett, Julie Chen, Nigel Lythgoe and Reality A-List on Racist Contestants, Caitlyn Jenner and the Wrath of Leslie Moonves

    10:00 am 6/22/2015

    In THR's roundtable, six top reality TV talents — also including Cat Deeley, Bertram van Munster and Craig Piligian — open up about how they've coped with national tragedies during filming, the craziest moments that didn't make it to air, the Duggar family controversy and their unpredictable contestants: "You have to sit back and let these things happen. They are often their own worst enemies," says Chen.Read more

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  2. Mark Burnett on Producing 'Survivor': "We Always Treat it Like an Army, a Military Operation"

    9:50 am 6/22/2015

    "Things do slip through the cracks. The question is are you all a bunch of grown-ups who can deal with legality or morality and merge the two and make a very quick decision."Read more

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  3. Mark Burnett Used 12 Razors in a Lufthansa Bathroom to Shave His Beard

    12:30 pm 6/13/2015

    The reality uber-producer had a "mad moment" on a plane where he got rid of his 'Duck Dynasty'-style beard during an overseas flight (and used 12 disposable razors in the process.)Read more

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  4. 'Survivor: Worlds Apart' Winner Reveals Plans for $1M Prize; Burning Finale Questions Answered

    7:46 am 5/21/2015

    Plus, executive producer Mark Burnett shares details about Season 31.Read more

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  5. New Wave of Game Shows Hit TV as Reality Looks to the Post-'Idol' Landscape

    5:00 am 5/20/2015

    Summer tests a crop of competition shows, starting with Mike Darnell and Mark Burnett collaboration '500 Questions.'Read more

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  6. Jeffrey Katzenberg, Vince Gilligan, Alex Gibney, More Reveal Their Favorite Books

    10:00 am 5/14/2015

    Big Hollywood names divulge their real-life page turners — some from the past, others fresh from the shelf.Read more

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  7. 'A.D. The Bible Continues' Postmortem: Peter and the Disciples Abandon Their Fears, Gain Confidence

    6:42 pm 4/19/2015

    Adam Levy, who plays Peter in the series, discusses the disciple's shift in episode three: "He loses his fear."Read more

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  8. 'Ben Hur's' Jesus Blessed By Pope Francis in Rome

    4:07 pm 4/15/2015

    Rodrigo Santoro took a break from filming and attended the Papal Audience.Read more

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  9. 'A.D. The Bible Continues' Postmortem: Jesus' Resurrection Gives the Disciples Comfort in Hostile Days

    7:00 pm 4/12/2015

    "Here is a group of men who witnessed something otherworldly and magical, but still they are being asked to leave everything for their faith. Even to give up their lives for it … there is still the doubt in all of them even if Jesus is there," Juan Pablo Di Pace said of the disciples in the second episode.Read more

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