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  1. 'Bored to Death's' Jonathan Ames Adapting Icelandic Dramedy 'World's End' for Showtime (Exclusive)

    4:12 pm 5/15/2014

    Electus' Ben Silverman will exec produce the Icelandic comedy alongside "Bored to Death's" Stephanie Davis.Read more

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  2. Milken Conference: A&E's Nancy Dubuc Says TV Has Too Much 'Copycat Programming' (Video)

    4:48 pm 5/1/2014

    Lionsgate's Michael Burns and Electus' Ben Silverman also tell THR their strategies for thriving in the changing media landscape. Read more

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  3. Ben Silverman on 5 Advantages in Dealing with Digital Content

    1:18 pm 5/1/2014

    From the Milken Institute Global Conference, Electus chairman and founder Ben Silverman weighs in the the success of CollegeHumor and its partnership with numerous celebrities. Read more

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  4. Milken Conference: Lionsgate's Michael Burns Says Binge Viewing Isn't Going Away

    9:45 am 4/30/2014

    The Lionsgate vice chairman's comments were part of a panel on the pursuit of the digital dollar. Read more

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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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