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Milken Conference: Lionsgate’s Michael Burns Says Binge Viewing Isn’t Going Away

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

TV Land, Electus Revive ‘Candid Camera’ for Summer

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.

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

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.

Electus Sells Telenovela ‘Loteria’ to NBC (Exclusive)

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

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

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.

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

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…

Amazon Greenlights Kids’ Show from Ben Silverman’s Electus

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

Electus Invests in ‘Pregnant in Heels’ Production Co.

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

‘Fashion Star’: EP Ben Silverman, Host Louise Roe Spill Secrets on Season 2 Revamp

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

Cable Execs Won’t Duplicate ‘House of Cards’ Model, Still Want Water-Cooler TV

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…

Sofia Vergara’s ‘Killer Women’ Adaptation, Kyle Killen Drama Score Pilot Orders at ABC

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

THR’s Power Lunch Issue: The A-List Guide to Lunch Etiquette

Phil Rosenthal, Ben Silverman, Gigi Levangie Grazer and more weigh in on the culture (she canceled how many times?) and rules (no dessert! no drinks!) of Hollywood's ultimate power meal.