ITV absorbs US reality prodco Kingdom Reign

ITV’s US unscripted division has inked a deal with The Real Housewives of Atlanta exec producer Carlos King whose prodco Kingdom Reign will become a label under the ITV America umbrella. King will make docusoaps, lifestyle and reality programming as president of ITV-backed Kingdom Reign. He will report to ITV America chief creative officer Adam Sher […]

News brief: Discovery launching reality show from Duck Dynasty creators

Discovery is set to launch Porter Ridge, a reality series from Duck Dynasty producer Gurney about the colourful characters that live in a rural community in Indiana. The show will launch on Discovery on August 13 in a 10.30pm slot. It follows the “eccentric band of misfits” that inhabit Porter Ridge focusing on characters including […]