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Reality Power: The Declining Clout of the Broadcast Unscripted Chief

Big gambles (and big failures) have led to more turnover in the executive ranks, leaving posts vacant for months on end: "It isn't a thankless job; it's a tough job. … You've really got to knock it out of the park every single time."

‘Rising Star’ Debuts to Solid Ratings in Season Two Premiere

The original Israeli version of the interactive singing show is still delivering the goods

Hot Reality Format ‘Rising Star’ to Show on China’s CCTV-3

Enlight Media signed a two-season deal with the state broadcaster

How Kesha’s “F—ing Rock God” Jesse Kinch Won ‘Rising Star’

Brad Paisley, Ludacris and Josh Groban share their advice for the series' first champ

Morgan Freeman Sucks on Helium Balloons With Jimmy Fallon (Video)

The actor transformed his iconic voice into a squeak on "The Tonight Show," while Justin Theroux told Jimmy Kimmel that he used to make snow cones in a Japanese circus.

‘Rising Star’: What to Expect During the Duels

The second stage of the ABC singing show calls for Walls in front of only half the contestants, and advice from all three experts. No duets necessary.

‘Rising Star’: Meet the Third Week’s Singers (Video)

A friend of a Gossip Girl, a beach babe and an inspirational story counted among this week's "Rising Star" hopefuls.

Mediaset Takes Keshet’s ‘Rising Star’ for Italy’s Canale 5

The program, which uses a special app to allow at-home viewers to participate, will start with an eight-episode run.

‘Rising Star’: Meet the Second Week’s Singers (Video)

THR scavenges for more on the ABC show's inaugural contestants, including a theater breakout, a captivating actress and a Justin Timberlake look-alike.

‘Rising Star’ Artist Deal Between Keshet DCP, Universal Music

Outside the U.S. and Israel, Universal Music Group will have the exclusive option to sign all contestants of the interactive singing show.

‘Rising Star’: Josh Groban Talks Hosting, Mentoring and Yelling Backstage

The singer tells THR how he's handling his live-TV duties while quieting his coaching instincts: "I was crushed — I was like, are you kidding me?"

‘Rising Star’: Kesha on Not Swearing on Live TV or ‘Shitting on People’s Dreams’

Ludacris reveals why rappers have less of a chance of success on the ABC show, and Brad Paisley advises upcoming hopefuls to go with a hot Disney track.