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  1. Watch THR's Full, Uncensored Reality Roundtable With Mark Burnett, Julie Chen, Nigel Lythgoe and More

    7:55 am 9/13/2015

    THR's Emmy season roundtables air on SundanceTV and stream at THR.com. The shows air Sunday at 8 a.m. PT on channel 557 on DirecTV, 126 on Dish nationwide, and at 11 a.m. ET/PT on cable (channel 625 on TWC in L.A., 94 in NYC).Read more

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  2. Mark Burnett, Turner and Intel Partner for Reality Competition 'America's Greatest Makers'

    10:30 am 8/18/2015

    A partnership blending linear and digital TV (and an emphasis on advertising) will find inventors vying to make the next breakthrough in wearable tech.Read more

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  3. Mark Burnett, MGM Team on Reality TV Pilot 'Destination Detour'

    7:06 am 7/15/2015

    The show will feature three couples who start out on a dream vacation, only to face a massive detour.Read more

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  4. TBS Reality Series to Offer Winner a Gig as CNN Weatherman

    12:17 pm 6/25/2015

    Produced by Funny or Die and Mark Burnett, 'America's Next Weatherman' will debut in August.Read more

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  5. Mark Burnett Pursuing Vladimir Putin as Next Reality TV Star

    7:00 am 6/24/2015

    The superproducer behind 'Sarah Palin’s Alaska' wants to create "a series of shows from the eyes of leaders of nations." Following Putin? Fidel Castro.Read more

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  6. Mark Burnett on Producing 'Survivor': "We Always Treat It Like ... a Military Operation"

    9:30 am 6/23/2015

    "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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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