TITLE

Peacock pursues Fox reality chief

AUTHOR(S)
Adalian, Josef
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/11/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 49, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that NBC Universal TV Studio co-chairman Ben Silverman has invited Fox reality show chief Mike Darnell to launch his own company at NBC, as Darnell's contract with Fox is expiring in several weeks. Darnell has overseen the development of Fox's biggest hit "American Idol" and other hits, such as "When Animals Attack," "Temptation Island," "Hell's Kitchen" and "Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?"
ACCESSION #
25418030

 

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