TITLE

Burnett, Foxx help MTV fill pipeline

AUTHOR(S)
Weisman, Jon
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/24/2009, Vol. 303 Issue 56, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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 his hit 1990s "In Living Color." MTV also commissioned a pilot for an untitled reality show starring "The Hills" star Audrina Patridge.
ACCESSION #
42995268

 

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