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  1. Endemol's 'Big Brother' Format Headed to Canada

    2:14 pm 5/30/2012

    Shaw Media plans a local version of the global format, complete with battling Canadian house guests, after airing the first 13 seasons of the American edition on Global Television. Read more

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  2. 'Big Brother' Producer Endemol Eyeing 'The Voice' Maker Talpa

    8:01 am 5/29/2012

    A merger with Talpa "makes sense," said Endemol CEO Just Spee.Read more

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  3. ABC Fires Back at CBS Lawsuit Over 'Big Brother'-Type Reality Show

    11:55 pm 5/23/2012

    "Even CBS must realize it cannot copyright the idea of 14 contestants living in a house rigged with cameras," the ABC court papers argue. Read more

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  4. CBS Sues ABC Over 'Big Brother'-Type Reality Show 'Glass House'

    1:42 pm 5/10/2012

    UPDATED: The lawsuit follows a legal threat last week that the new show is 'strikingly similar' to the long-running CBS hitRead more

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  5. ABC Orders Competition Series 'The Glass House'

    2:40 pm 4/30/2012

    In the vein of CBS' "Big Brother," the summer competition series launches June 18.Read more

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  6. CBS Sets Return Date for 'Big Brother'

    11:51 am 4/24/2012

    UPDATED: The No. 1 network also sets premiere dates for dating series "3" and "Dogs in the City."Read more

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  7. MIPTV 2012: U.K.'s Channel 5 Orders More 'Big Brother'

    11:29 am 4/3/2012

    The network signs up for two additional years of the Endemol-produced show.Read more

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  8. Israel's Legal War: Can Reality TV Shows Be Copyrighted?

    7:49 am 3/14/2012

    Endemol is suing an Israeli TV producer for infringing the format on "Big Brother." The Israelis are fighting back, saying that "Big Brother" borrowed its own format from "The Real World" and there's little originality in the reality TV genre.Read more

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  9. Endemol Closes In on Debt-Restructuring Deal

    6:26 am 1/19/2012

    The producer of “Wipeout,” “Fear Factor” and “Big Brother” says that more than two-thirds of its lenders back the proposal.Read more

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  10. Adam Lambert Arrested, Jailed in Finland

    5:30 am 12/22/2011

    UPDATED: The authorities were called when the "American Idol" runner-up and his reality star boyfriend Sauli Koskinen got into a fight outside a Helsinki gay bar. The two were released on Thursday afternoon.Read more

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