May 26, 2009

Twitter to Develop TV series

Hollywood Producer Bernie Brillstein Dies at 77

Unscripted show created by Amy Ephron



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.



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