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Keshet UK, France’s Atlantique Greenlight Ron Leshem’s ‘Crater Lake’

Leshem created Israeli drama "The Gordin Cell," adapted by NBC for the US as spy-thriller "Allegiance."

‘Rising Star’ Recap: West Coast Voting Actually Saves Contestants

An off-Broadway star, a cattle farmer, a private investigator, a harp player and a disabled YouTube star sing (and rap) in attempts to raise the Wall.

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

THR scavenges for more on the ABC show's inaugural contestants, including an "X Factor" alum, a YouTube star and a mutual friend of Brad Paisley.

Music Choice Play Launches ‘Inside Rising Star’

Network's first episodic series, to be hosted by Cumulus Radio's Ralphie Aversa, will recap each week's episode of the new ABC singing competition show.

‘Rising Star’ Premiere: Over 5 Million Vote in Real Time

The ABC show's accompanying app was downloaded 1 million times while the new series also was No. 1 in social media engagement, registering some 130,000 tweets Sunday night.

‘Rising Star’: Ludacris on Voting Honestly, Cursing on TV and Becoming a Villain

"Within the first three or four seconds, he blew me away," the ABC show's expert said of his favorite, rocker Jesse Kinch. "He killed it up there!"

‘Rising Star’: Brad Paisley on Scouting Talent, Voting With His Son and That Bill Clinton Joke

"They'll find out that I'm a smart ass!" the country chart-topper told THR of becoming more familiar with viewers. "I think humor fixes everything."

‘Rising Star’ Premiere Recap: Real-Time Votes, Instagram Auditions and a Very Powerful Spell

ABC's singing show with Josh Groban, Ludacris, Kesha and Brad Paisley was sprinkled with musical highs, commandeered consoles and a surprise tryout.

THR’s Guide to ‘Rising Star,’ ABC’s New Summer Singing Show

The show boasts real-time voting, "Voice" and "Idol" producers and Ludacris, Kesha, Brad Paisley and Josh Groban. It also sounds complicated — at first.

‘Rising Star’: 5 Things to Know About ABC’s Wall-Raising Summer Singing Show

Featured on the cover of Billboard, Ludacris, Kesha, Brad Paisley and Josh Groban dish on what to expect beginning June 22: "It's 'Hunger Games' meets the Coliseum in Rome."

‘Rising Star’: Brad Paisley, Kesha Call Their ‘Expert’ Post ‘Terrifying’ (Video)

The two performers are part of a panel with rapper Ludacris on the Josh Groban-hosted ABC singing show, premiering June 22.

‘Rising Star’s’ Time Travel: How ABC Is Airing the Show Live for Most of America

In what may be the last hope for a fatigued genre, the network leans on affiliates, the appeal of live TV and a Tinder-esque app (not its roster of talent) to sell America on another singing…