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MGM Television Teams With Korea’s SM Entertainment for U.S. K-Pop Competition Show

In the latest business deal to underscore the globalization of K-pop, MGM Worldwide Television Group is partnering with Korea’s SM Entertainment to develop a competition series to scout young American men to form a U.S.-based K-pop group. To be more precise, the new boy group, NCT-Hollywood, will be the latest subunit of SM’s hit “concept” […]

“He Makes You Feel Like You’re Questioning Your Sanity”: Mark Burnett’s Disruptive Reign at MGM

Mark Burnett's Chaotic Reign at MGM: Five years after joining MGM as the chairman of worldwide television, the reality uber-producer has not only failed to deliver a hit, he has become as an agent of chaos at a company in search of a buyer: “All the disruption has to do with this voracious appetite Mark has for things he’s not even good at.”

‘World’s Toughest Race: Eco-Challenge Fiji’: TV Review

Gone since 2002, Mark Burnett's ultra-endurance Eco-Challenge competition, a progenitor to 'Survivor' and 'The Amazing Race,' returns with a new season on Amazon.

Rola Bauer Named MGM’s Head of International Television Productions

Rola Bauer, former head of StudioCanal TV, has been named the new head of international television productions at MGM. Bauer's credits include the Emmy-winning mini-series 'The Pillars of the Earth,' crime procedural 'Crossing Lines' and the upcoming historical thriller 'Shadowplay.'

‘Messiah’: TV Review

Mark Burnett ushers in 2020 with 'Messiah,' a Netflix drama starring Michelle Monaghan, depicting a new messianic age and its political complications.

Mark Burnett, MGM TV Launch Global Unscripted Formats Business

Mark Burnett and MGM Television are launching a new division for TV formats and unscripted series.

Mark Burnett, Rachel Zoe Team for Fashion Competition Series

Producer Mark Burnett and stylist Rachel Zoe are joining forces for a fashion competition that aims to bring winning designs to viewers immediately.

Tyrese Gibson to Host and Produce ‘Celebrity Grand Prix’ Racing Show

'Fast & Furious' star Tyrese Gibson is prepping a car-racing reality competition with Mark Burnett, one that will pit celebrities against on another on the track.

Mark Burnett Set for INTV Conference Keynote

Emmy-winning producer Mark Burnett will headline next year's INTV television conference in Jerusalem, with the MGM Worldwide Television Group chairman joining a lineup of global TV executives at the annual industry event.

L.A. City Attorney Declines Tom Arnold’s Assault Case Against Mark Burnett

The case of assault filed by Tom Arnold against Mark Burnett has been declined by the Los Angeles City Attorney's office because of a lack of evidence.

Julia Roberts, Matthew Weiner, Neil Gaiman Headline Amazon’s London TV Showcase

'Homecoming,' 'The Romanoffs' and 'Good Omens' were among the titles given all-star presentations at Amazon's London showcase as studio boss Jennifer Salke and her European execs marked their first major European event.

Tom Arnold Details Alleged Mark Burnett Assault: “Out of His F—ing Mind” (Exclusive)

"He grabbed my windpipe hard. Maybe it was something he learned in the U.K. Special Forces," says 'The Hunt for the Trump Tapes' host Tom Arnold of reality TV mega-producer Mark Burnett's "kung-fu grip" during an altercation at a pre-Emmys party on Sunday.