Gene Simmons

Gene Simmons to rock the Coliseum

Rock music and reality TV star Gene Simmons will be in Cannes to launch a new format, Coliseum. The music competition show was created by Simmons and Chris Philip, the boss of producer and distributor Sierra/Engine, which will launch the show in Cannes. In each installment of the show, music acts will battle to show […]

Spike TV taps talent for scripted specials push

US cable channel Spike TV is developing five projects from producers such as Leslie Greif and Tom Fontana that, if greenlit, would run as large-scale special event series. The move marks Viacom-owned Spike’s first move into the scripted special event space since 2007 series The Kill Point, and comes as the channel seeks to target […]