VH1, CBS Split 'Rock Star'
- CBS' Summer Reality Check. // Broadcasting & Cable;5/9/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 19, p48
Presents information on three reality television shows to be aired by television network CBS in the U.S. in 2005. "Fire Me, Please"; "The Cut"; "Rock Star: INXS."
- MTV grows slate, pink-slips staffers. Hibberd, James; Andreeva, Nellie // Hollywood Reporter;6/24/2009, Vol. 410 Issue 18, p5
The article reports on the revelation by MTV Networks of a development slate as it made job cuts in June 2009 in Los Angeles, California. The television network ordered a pilot for Mark Burnett's reality project, starring actress Audrina Patridge, and announced projects in development from...
- Is Reality an Achilles Heel? Frutkin, A. J. // MediaWeek;7/25/2005, Vol. 15 Issue 28, p5
Reports on the low ratings of the television programs "The Cut" and "Rock Star: INXS" on CBS in the U.S. in 2005. Estimated number of viewers of "The Cut"; Views of CBS entertainment president Nina Tassler on the ratings of "Rock Star: INXS"; Results of the company's reliance on reality...
- Burnett, Foxx help MTV fill pipeline. Weisman, Jon // Daily Variety;6/24/2009, Vol. 303 Issue 56, p1
The article reports on MTV Networks' approval of eight projects for series development in the U.S. with executive producers such as Jamie Foxx, Mark Burnett and Seth Meyers. Teen actress Emma Roberts was also signed in for a production deal for television. Foxx plans to have a modern version of...
- A television season about...nothing. Shales, Tom // Electronic Media;05/28/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 22, p4
Focuses on trends in the television industry in the United States. Performance of CBS television programs in the ratings; Critique on reality programs; Dominance of Trendex, a television ratings measurement service in the 1950s.
- What's Growing On in HIGHER EDUCATION. // American Nurseryman;10/1/2005, Vol. 202 Issue 7, p12
Reports that actor Tommy Lee starred as a University of Nebraska as student in the NBC Reality television series "Tommy Lee Goes to College" in Lincoln, Nebraska. Score earned by Lee on a tree identification examination; Difficulty in learning the scientific names and pronunciations; Factors...
- BIG MAN ON CAMPUS. Wulff, Jennifer; Cunneff, Tom // People;8/15/2005, Vol. 64 Issue 7, p84
Reviews the reality television program "Tommy Lee Goes to College," featuring Tommy Lee. INSET: Pop Quiz.
- 'Horticulture rocks.'. // Australian Horticulture;Feb2006, Vol. 104 Issue 2, p10
Provides information on the reality television program "Tommy Lee Goes to College," which featured drummer Tommy Lee where he chose horticulture as one of his classes. Final grade received by Lee in his horticulture class; Yielded grades of Lee in other subjects.
- Tommy Lee Goes to College. // Daily Variety;8/15/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 30, p6
The article provides information on the reality television series "Tommy Lee Goes to College," featuring Tommy Lee Jones, produced by Eddie October Productions, and B Cubed in association with NBC Universal Television Distribution. Tommy Lee goes to college, but doesn't actually enroll in...