‘The Fifth Beatle’: Limited Series Based On Graphic Novel In Works At Bravo

Bravo Media has put in development The Fifth Beatle, a limited event series from Universal Cable Productions and Sonar Entertainment, based on Tony-winning producer Vivek J. Tiwary’s critically praised bestselling graphic novel, The Fifth Beatle: The Brian Epstein Story.
The book, published by Dark Horse Comics in 2013 with art by Andrew C. Robinson and Kyle Baker, explores the complicated personal life of legendary Beatles manager Brian Epstein, who helped catapult the…

Bravo Media has put in development The Fifth Beatle, a limited event series from Universal Cable Productions and Sonar Entertainment, based on Tony-winning producer Vivek J. Tiwary's critically praised bestselling graphic novel, The Fifth Beatle: The Brian Epstein Story. The book, published by Dark Horse Comics in 2013 with art by Andrew C. Robinson and Kyle Baker, explores the complicated personal life of legendary Beatles manager Brian Epstein, who helped catapult the…

‘Dirty John’: Bravo Gives 2-Season Order To True Crime Anthology Series, Oxygen Greenlights Companion Docuseries

Bravo has given a two season, straight-to-series order to true-crime scripted anthology series, Dirty John, from Universal Cable Productions, Los Angeles Times Studios and Atlas Entertainment.
Written by Chance co-creator Alexandra Cunningham, Dirty John is based on the articles and breakout true crime podcast from Los Angeles Times reporter Christopher Goffard. Season 1 tells the story of how a romance with the charismatic John Meehan spiraled into secrets, denial…

Bravo has given a two season, straight-to-series order to true-crime scripted anthology series, Dirty John, from Universal Cable Productions, Los Angeles Times Studios and Atlas Entertainment. Written by Chance co-creator Alexandra Cunningham, Dirty John is based on the articles and breakout true crime podcast from Los Angeles Times reporter Christopher Goffard. Season 1 tells the story of how a romance with the charismatic John Meehan spiraled into secrets, denial…

TV News Roundup: ‘The Good Fight’ Sets Season 2 Premiere Date on CBS All Access

In today’s roundup, “Black Lightning” offers a preview photo, while “The Good Fight” announces its Season 2 premiere date.  PREMIERE DATES “The Good Fight” Season 2 will premiere March 4 on CBS. In its second season, Diane, Lucca, Maia, and the rest of the law firm find themselves under psychological assault when a client at another firm kills […]

In today’s roundup, “Black Lightning” offers a preview photo, while “The Good Fight” announces its Season 2 premiere date.  PREMIERE DATES “The Good Fight” Season 2 will premiere March 4 on CBS. In its second season, Diane, Lucca, Maia, and the rest of the law firm find themselves under psychological assault when a client at another firm kills […]

Andy Cohen Signs To Host And EP Bravo’s ‘Watch What Happens Live’ Through 2020

Andy Cohen will host and exec produce Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen through 2020, under a new three-year deal he’s signed with Bravo Media.
In addition to his work on the live late-night show, Cohen will continue as EP on the network’s Real Housewives franchise, and will host reunions and specials. The pact, which runs through 2020, also renews Bravo’s first-look development deal with Cohen’s production company, Most Talkative.
Announcing the deal…

Andy Cohen will host and exec produce Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen through 2020, under a new three-year deal he’s signed with Bravo Media. In addition to his work on the live late-night show, Cohen will continue as EP on the network’s Real Housewives franchise, and will host reunions and specials. The pact, which runs through 2020, also renews Bravo’s first-look development deal with Cohen’s production company, Most Talkative. Announcing the deal…

Andy Cohen’s ‘Watch What Happens Live’ Renewed Through 2020 With Multi-Tiered Bravo Deal

Andy Cohen has renewed his multi-tiered deal with Bravo Media that keeps his late-night talk show on the channel through 2020, NBCUniversal announced on Thursday.

The three-year pact includes a renewed first-look development deal with his Most Talkative production company, and continues his role as executive producer and host of reunions and specials for the “Real Housewives” franchise.

Additionally, his live late-night talk show, “Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen,” is extended for three more years, with Cohen serving as host and executive producer.

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“Andy is a creative multi-hyphenate dynamo, who through his cheeky charm, fascination and fandom, makes you want to hang out with him – either on the seat next to him or on the screen in front of you,” said Frances Berwick, Lifestyle Networks president of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment. “He’s an integral part of the Bravo family and brand, and we can’t wait to see where he takes ‘Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen’ next.”

“This is the show I have dreamt about hosting all my life, and it’s as fun today as when we started over eight years ago,” said Cohen. “Thanks to Bravo for supplying the booze to throw three more years of great parties!”

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Andy Cohen has renewed his multi-tiered deal with Bravo Media that keeps his late-night talk show on the channel through 2020, NBCUniversal announced on Thursday.

The three-year pact includes a renewed first-look development deal with his Most Talkative production company, and continues his role as executive producer and host of reunions and specials for the “Real Housewives” franchise.

Additionally, his live late-night talk show, “Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen,” is extended for three more years, with Cohen serving as host and executive producer.

“Andy is a creative multi-hyphenate dynamo, who through his cheeky charm, fascination and fandom, makes you want to hang out with him – either on the seat next to him or on the screen in front of you,” said Frances Berwick, Lifestyle Networks president of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment. “He’s an integral part of the Bravo family and brand, and we can’t wait to see where he takes ‘Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen’ next.”

“This is the show I have dreamt about hosting all my life, and it’s as fun today as when we started over eight years ago,” said Cohen. “Thanks to Bravo for supplying the booze to throw three more years of great parties!”

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Bravo Spikes ‘All That Glitters,’ Planned Series About Anna Wintour & Tina Brown

Bravo Media has turned the page on All That Glitters, the story of the rivalrous relationship between New York magazine editors Anna Wintour and Tina Brown that was planned as its first scripted event series.
The project from Universal Cable Productions and exec producers Gale Anne Hurd and Judith Verno had been ordered to series in May. Bravo did not specify a reason for axing the show.
All That Glitters was the true story of the behind-the-scenes rivalry, relationship…

Bravo Media has turned the page on All That Glitters, the story of the rivalrous relationship between New York magazine editors Anna Wintour and Tina Brown that was planned as its first scripted event series. The project from Universal Cable Productions and exec producers Gale Anne Hurd and Judith Verno had been ordered to series in May. Bravo did not specify a reason for axing the show. All That Glitters was the true story of the behind-the-scenes rivalry, relationship…

TV News Roundup: Anna Chlumsky, Shemar Moore to Present 69th Emmy Award Nominations

In today’s roundup, Anna Chlumsky and Shemar Moore will present Emmy Award nominations, and Bravo Media announces air dates for two reunion shows. AWARD SHOWS The Television Academy announced Anna Chlumsky and Shemar Moore will present the nominations for the 69th Emmy Awards at the Wolf Theatre at the Television Academy’s Saban Media Center on… Read more »

In today’s roundup, Anna Chlumsky and Shemar Moore will present Emmy Award nominations, and Bravo Media announces air dates for two reunion shows. AWARD SHOWS The Television Academy announced Anna Chlumsky and Shemar Moore will present the nominations for the 69th Emmy Awards at the Wolf Theatre at the Television Academy’s Saban Media Center on... Read more »

TV News Roundup: Teen Choice Awards Announce 2017 Air Date

In today’s roundup, the 2017 Teen Choice Awards get an air date, as has Bravo’s “Odd Mom Out” Season 3. DATES The 2017 Teen Choice Awards will air live Sunday, Aug. 13 at 8 p.m. ET/ PT tape-delayed on Fox. The two-hour event honors the year’s biggest names in film, television, music, fashion and comedy. Category winners… Read more »

In today’s roundup, the 2017 Teen Choice Awards get an air date, as has Bravo’s “Odd Mom Out” Season 3. DATES The 2017 Teen Choice Awards will air live Sunday, Aug. 13 at 8 p.m. ET/ PT tape-delayed on Fox. The two-hour event honors the year’s biggest names in film, television, music, fashion and comedy. Category winners... Read more »

Bravo Developing Six New Unscripted Series; Expands Into New Formats

Bravo Media is expanding its footprint in the high-end luxury real estate space and moving into new formats with six unscripted series greenlighted for development.
The slate builds upon the success of such Emmy-nominated series as Million Dollar Listing New York and Flipping Out, with new design shows Center Staged and Million Dollar Home Hacks and house-flipping series Flippin Exes (all working titles).
Also on the development slate are The High School Project, a…

Bravo Media is expanding its footprint in the high-end luxury real estate space and moving into new formats with six unscripted series greenlighted for development. The slate builds upon the success of such Emmy-nominated series as Million Dollar Listing New York and Flipping Out, with new design shows Center Staged and Million Dollar Home Hacks and house-flipping series Flippin Exes (all working titles). Also on the development slate are The High School Project, a…

Noah Samton Joins Bravo Media As SVP Current Production

Noah Samton has joined Bravo Media as SVP Current Production, the company said today. Based in New York, he’ll lead a team overseeing original unscripted series including The Real Housewives of New Jersey, Don’t Be Tardy and the upcoming series Relative Success with Tabatha Coffey and Stripped.
“Noah has a proven track record of delivering high-quality unscripted content across multiple brands,” said Shari Levine, Bravo’s EVP Current Production, to whom he will report…

Noah Samton has joined Bravo Media as SVP Current Production, the company said today. Based in New York, he’ll lead a team overseeing original unscripted series including The Real Housewives of New Jersey, Don't Be Tardy and the upcoming series Relative Success with Tabatha Coffey and Stripped. "Noah has a proven track record of delivering high-quality unscripted content across multiple brands," said Shari Levine, Bravo’s EVP Current Production, to whom he will report…

Bravo Media Names Rachel Smith SVP Development

Rachel Smith is segueing from her role as SVP Current Production to SVP Development at Bravo Media. The move was announced today by Frances Berwick, President, Lifestyle Networks, NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, to whom she will report.
Based in New York, Smith will oversee non-scripted development for the network including pilots, casting reels and original concepts. In her previous position, Smith oversaw hit original series such as The Real Housewives of Atlanta, Don’…

Rachel Smith is segueing from her role as SVP Current Production to SVP Development at Bravo Media. The move was announced today by Frances Berwick, President, Lifestyle Networks, NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, to whom she will report. Based in New York, Smith will oversee non-scripted development for the network including pilots, casting reels and original concepts. In her previous position, Smith oversaw hit original series such as The Real Housewives of Atlanta, Don'…

Tish & Brandi Cyrus To Topline New Design Competition Series On Bravo

Bravo Media has greenlighted Cyrus vs. Cyrus (working title), an original interior design competition series featuring Tish Cyrus and her daughter, Brandi Cyrus, for premiere in 2017.
Each 30-minute episode starts out with mother and daughter as they present opposing renovation plans for rooms that are in design distress. The owners are forced to choose between the differing styles, leaving the winning designer’s concept to be executed in its entirety. The losing Cyrus…

Bravo Media has greenlighted Cyrus vs. Cyrus (working title), an original interior design competition series featuring Tish Cyrus and her daughter, Brandi Cyrus, for premiere in 2017. Each 30-minute episode starts out with mother and daughter as they present opposing renovation plans for rooms that are in design distress. The owners are forced to choose between the differing styles, leaving the winning designer's concept to be executed in its entirety. The losing Cyrus…