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‘King of the Nerds’ Renewed for Third Season at TBS (Exclusive)

The reality competition series hosted by Robert Carradine and Curtis Armstrong will be back with another round of eight episodes.

Ben Silverman to Receive Excellence Award at Banff Festival

The former NBC entertainment topper and Electus founder and chairman will be honored for his digital innovation.

‘Bored to Death’s’ Jonathan Ames Adapting Icelandic Dramedy ‘World’s End’ for Showtime (Exclusive)

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

CollegeHumor’s ‘Coffee Town’ Heads to HBO (Exclusive)

The workplace comedy from director Brad Copeland was the first feature film from CollegeHumor.

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.

Barry Diller Talks Murdoch Succession, Pegs Aereo Supreme Court Odds at ’50-50′ (Q&A)

The chairman and senior executive at IAC and Expedia also tells THR that Vimeo is "not that far" from its own "House of Cards," how quickly the company decided to fire PR chief Justine Sacco after a controversial AIDS tweet and why Rupert Murdoch's empire shouldn't outlive him.

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.

MIPTV: Electus Picks Up Remake Rights to Ukrainian Format ‘Crack Them Up’

Electus and Barry Poznick's shingle Barracuda will adapt the show, in which people try to make comedians laugh, for the U.S. market.

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.

Electus Taps ABC Vet Corie Henson to Lead Unscripted

The former VP of alternative series will serve as executive vp of reality efforts at the entertainment studio.