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  • Mark Burnett and One Three Media Eye Bigger, Bolder Productions

    Mark Burnett takes a deep breath as he looks out over the expanse of the Pacific Ocean from the backyard of his Malibu home. With his flip-flop-clad feet propped up on a table next to a cup of tea, the prolific producer of "The Voice," "Survivor,"...
  • Deep Pockets, Family Feel at Mark Burnett's One Three Media

    Mark Burnett's One Three Media is run like a family business -- albeit one with a well-heeled new member in Hearst Corp. Burnett by design has kept the company lean at its core, with about 30 full-time staffers, so as to maintain focus on quality not...
  • Roma Downey Pursues Passion Projects, 'Bible' Sequel With LightWorkers Banner

    The first production to come from LightWorkers Media, the production banner that Roma Downey and Mark Burnett run together, was an animated DVD series, "Little Angels." The second project to come through LightWorkers, which is separate from Burnett's...
  • Mark Burnett: Army Experience Shaped TV Producer's Leadership Style

    As a young man in the British Army, Mark Burnett learned a lot about leadership by training with a career U.S. Army officer from Texas named William "Buck" Kernan. Observing Kernan as he prepared Burnett's parachute regiment for battle in the Falkland...
  • Mark Burnett: Thriving in Primetime's Shark Tank

    Producing a hit TV show is no easy feat. Producing four hit shows across three networks and a variety of genres is a Herculean task. For Mark Burnett, that's simply another day at the office. The ubiquitous reality maven has his flag planted at ABC ("...
  • TV Review: 'Back in the Game'

    A not-particularly-fresh take on "The Bad News Bears" -- which already spawned multiple movies and a 1979 series -- "Back in the Game" isn't without its modest charms, thanks mostly to James Caan's turn as an irascible old ballplayer whose daughter agrees...
  • Soledad O'Brien joins Al Jazeera America

    Soledad O'Brien is adding another new gig to her post-CNN roster. She's joining Al Jazeera America as a special correspondent. The Qatar-based news organization announced on Monday that O'Brien had signed a deal to provide short-form segments for the...
  • TCA 2013: NBC wants to be in the “event business”

     
    At the Television Critics Association (TCA) 2013 Summer Press Tour this morning, NBC delivered its executive session, with NBC Entertainment Chairman Robert Greenblatt (pictured center), NBC Entertainment President Jennifer Salke (pictured left), and...
  • Off the cuff with Emmy nominees

    Off the cuff with Emmy nominees
    If you get to them early enough on announcement day, you can get newly minted Emmy nominees to talk about pretty much anything. Can you blame them? They're excited at the news, they're happy for their colleagues — they're punch-drunk from getting up...
  • Tom Sherak Advising Mark Burnett, Roma Downey on 'Son of God' Pact

    As Mark Burnett and Roma Downey step up the process of securing a theatrical distributor for "Son of God," the feature derived from the pair's 10-hour miniseries "The Bible," the two have enlisted the help of industry vet Tom Sherak to evaluate the offers...
  • NBC Gets Aggressive at 10 p.m. This Fall

    No one should be feeling too pea-cocky just yet, but for the first time in years, NBC seems to have some wind at its back. The long-struggling network broke through last season, finishing ahead of one of its rivals (ABC) in the young adults demo for...
  • ‘The Bible’: Miniseries debuts March 3 on History

     
    “The Bible,” from executive producers Mark Burnett (“Survivor,” ”The Voice”) and Roma Downey (“Touched by an Angel”), will debut March 3 on History. The 10-hour miniseries will air in two-hour installments...