Reality ring beckons trio

Adalian, Josef; Schneider, Michael
February 2004
Daily Variety;2/19/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 39, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the business partnership of Mark Burnett, Jeffrey Katzenberg and Sylvester Stallone for the development of the reality television drama, called "The Contender Skein". Focus of the program on the search for a boxing superstar in the United States; Plans to launch a boxing federation; Precedent for reality television producers having a role in the success of their talents; Comments of Burnett on the concept of the show.


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