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  1. TV Land, Electus Revive 'Candid Camera' for Summer

    9:30 am 4/9/2014

    Peter Funt, son of series creator and original host Allen Funt, will co-host the new effort, which also hails from Ben Silverman's Electus.Read more

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  2. Electus Chiefs on Ben Silverman's Role, Next Hot Reality Genres and Barry Diller's 3 Pieces of Advice (Q&A)

    11:00 am 4/2/2014

    Chris Grant and Drew Buckley open up about the "next generation" studio's ratings misfires, reality TV woes and the show they wish were theirs.Read more

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  3. Electus Sells Telenovela 'Loteria' to NBC (Exclusive)

    7:13 am 12/20/2013

    The Ligiah Villalobos-penned project joins telenovelas "Babylon" and "Black Widow" in development at the network as Ben Silverman continues his Latino push.Read more

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  4. Whoopi Goldberg, Ben Silverman Sell Interracial Rom-Com to ABC (Exclusive)

    11:07 pm 11/21/2013

    The single-camera show is about a young couple forced to team up on a relationship advice vlog, with their whole office and millions of viewers following their relationship.Read more

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  5. Marc Graboff on Updating 'Idol,' How He'd Help NBC and Paying 'Friends' Cast With Private Planes (Q&A)

    11:00 am 10/2/2013

    The Core Media president, a CBS and NBC vet, also reveals to THR his biggest regret (sorry, Jay Leno), talks about being the first alumnus of CAA's mailroom and shares why singing competition judges can demand monstrous salaries.Read more

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  6. Amazon Greenlights Kids' Show from Ben Silverman's Electus

    6:27 am 8/27/2013

    Live-action effort "Maker Shack Agency" continues the retail giant's push into original content.Read more

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  7. Electus Invests in 'Pregnant in Heels' Production Co.

    5:30 am 5/6/2013

    Ben Silverman's multimedia studio makes a strategic investment in three-year-old Hud:sun Media.Read more

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  8. 'Fashion Star': EP Ben Silverman, Host Louise Roe Spill Secrets on Season 2 Revamp

    9:00 am 3/8/2013

    "It's really a more dynamic and dramatic show," Silverman says of NBC's design competition, which premieres Friday night.Read more

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  9. Cable Execs Won't Duplicate 'House of Cards' Model, Still Want Water-Cooler TV

    4:18 pm 2/27/2013

    Speaking at the HRTS luncheon, A+E Networks' Nancy Dubuc, HBO's Michael Lombardo and Turner's Steve Koonin praise the bravery of Netflix but say their brands are committed to destination viewing such as "Game of Thrones" and "Hatfields & McCoys."Read more

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  10. Sofia Vergara's 'Killer Women' Adaptation, Kyle Killen Drama Score Pilot Orders at ABC

    7:05 pm 1/25/2013

    The additions mark the sixth and seventh drama pilot orders at the network so far this season.Read more

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