Scott Gurney


Gurneys regain control of Duck Dynasty prodco

The battle for control of Duck Dynasty firm Gurney Productions has now seen a court order its founders take back control from ITV America – in a sense. Los Angeles Superior Court has ruled Scott and Deidre Gurney should be reinstated as day-to-day managers of Gurney until their dispute with ITV Studios is resolved. However, […]

Duck Dynasty prodco founders sacked and sued

The founders of Duck Dynasty have been sacked and are being sued by its board on the grounds of “self-dealing, fraudulent concealment and breach of contract”. A spokesman for Gurney Productions, which is part of ITV Studios-owned ITV America, said in a statement that the firm had been “left with no alternative but to terminate” […]

VH1 tunes up LeAnn Rimes series, hires FishBowl exec

Viacom-owned cable channel VH1 has commissioned a six-part reality series following country music star LeAnn Rimes, and tapped FishBowl Worldwide Media for a new executive VP. LeAnn & Eddie (WT) will follow Rimes, who broke on to the international music scene in her early teens, and her husband, actor Eddie Cibrian. The pair have become […]