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  1. Jessica Simpson to Star in Semi-Autobiographical NBC Comedy

    8:45 am 1/15/2013

    Universal Television and Electus will produce the project, which will be penned by "Paul Blart: Mall Cop" writer Nick Bakay.Read more

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  2. TNT Orders Dwayne Johnson Reality Series

    9:40 am 9/5/2012

    "The Hero," from Ben Silverman's Electus, is set for a January launch.Read more

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  3. TV Land Orders Pilots From Ben Silverman, Scott Stuber

    10:20 am 5/24/2012

    The cast-contingent projects include an Israeli adaptation and a family comedy from "3rd Rock From the Sun" producers.Read more

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  4. Hollywood, Digital Media Players Unite to Launch L.A. Incubator

    6:00 am 5/22/2012

    io/LA, a startup investor and co-working company, plans to invest $500,000 in entertainment and technology companies; mentors include Shepard Fairey, Terrence Howard and Ben Silverman.Read more

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  5. EXCLUSIVE: Ben Silverman Teams With 'Jersey Shore,' 'The Hills' Execs for New Reality Series 'K-Town'

    4:58 am 5/17/2012

    The unscripted show, which premieres July 2 on YouTube, is set in L.A.'s Koreatown and produced by the Electus exec along with Tyrese Gibson, Liz Gateley and Tony DiSanto.Read more

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  6. Ben Silverman's Electus Recruits Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson for 'The Hero'

    8:01 am 4/17/2012

    The wrestler-turned-actor will executive produce the action-adventure series.Read more

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  7. MIPTV 2012: 'Fashion Star' Generates Global Buzz

    12:46 pm 4/2/2012

    Elle Macpherson and Electus’ Ben Silverman touched down at MIPTV to promote the competition series, which has sold to 75 countries. Read more

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  8. Ben Silverman's Electus to Shop Global Format Rights for 'Canada's Smartest Person'

    9:57 am 4/2/2012

    The sales arm will handle distribution of the CBC reality competition series, in which four finalists undergo challenges. Read more

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  9. NBC's 'Fashion Star' Headed to Canada

    8:43 am 2/17/2012

    Ben Silverman's Electus has sold the reality competition series to Bell Media for its CTV Two channel. Read more

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