Unscripted show created by Amy Ephron
By CYNTHIA LITTLETON
What's Twitter doing? Going after a TV series.
The San Francisco-based web phenom has partnered with Reveille and Brillstein Entertainment to develop an unscripted TV skein described as "putting ordinary people on the trail of celebrities in a revolutionary competitive format."
Project was announced with few details Monday by Reveille and Brillstein Entertainment. Series concept was created by novelist/screenwriter Amy Ephron, who will exec produce with Kevin Foxe and Steve Latham, Reveille'sMark Koops and Howard T. Owens, Brillstein's Jon Liebman and Lee Kernis.
"We've found a compelling way to bring the immediacy of Twitter to life on TV," Liebman said.
Worldwide rights to the show will be repped by ShineReveille Intl.