THE STORY OF ‘AMERICAN GRIT’

….In the reality TV industry, Kroll said, “there are a lot of people who care, but we all know that there are some people who don’t know how to elevate a show. I think experience really brings you that. We were constantly, throughout the show, looking for what we could do to elevate it, because we thought we had […]

‘AMERICAN GRIT’ IS TV’S MOST INTENSE REALITY COMPETITION EVER

Reality competition TV is about to get taken to an entirely new level with FOX’s latest offering, “American Grit.” Filmed in the Washington wilderness, the series pits four teams against each other in challenges based on actual military training that’s guaranteed to break competitors. With four teams that are each mentored by former military members […]

FIRST LOOK AT FOX TV’S ‘AMERICAN GRIT’

Take a first look at AMERICAN GRIT – a new 10-episode competition series on Fox starring WWE Superstar John Cena. Sixteen of the country’s toughest men and women are split into four teams as they work together to face a variety of military-grade and survival-themed challenges. Cena and an elite group of mentors from the nation’s most exclusive military units […]

FOX TV ANNOUNCES ‘AMERICAN GRIT’

‘American Grit’ starring WWE Superstar John Cena to air in 2016. http://www.fox.com/american-grit/article/american-grit-starring-wwe-superstar-john-cena-to-air-in-2016

FOX’S ‘UTOPIA’ CAST ALREADY NAKED, WEIRD – AND DRAWING 1 MILLION VIEWS

Fox’s big-bet reality experiment Utopia is already getting a little naked, weird, and even popular ahead of its network premiere this Sunday. In the first week of live online streaming from the remote California production site of the new reality series, fans have witnessed fighting, hook-ups, a medical evacuation, and even a duo forming a […]

MEET DAN PIRARO, THE BIZARRO HOST OF FOX’S UTOPIA

Utopia executive producer Jon Kroll first met Dan Piraro, creator of the subversive comic strip Bizarro, a few years ago at San Diego’s Comic-Con International. The two hit it off, and even developed a TV pilot together for the Travel Channel. That show never made it to air, and Piraro gave up on his TV […]

PUT ME ON TV. I’LL CHANGE. I SWEAR.

….Those programs fetishize a pre-technological, pre-capitalist mode of being. On each, participants often talk about their reasons for leaving civilization behind — some thoughtful, some naïve. “Utopia,” which got the ax from Fox after only two months into a planned yearlong run, included Dave, an ex-convict looking to change his life by separating himself from […]

HUFFINGTON POST FEATURES BIGFOOT BOUNTY!

“The woods will never be the same”’ www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/12/27/2013-a-big-year-for-bigfoot_n_4506124.html

SPIKE STARTS AIRING BIGFOOT PROMOS

Spike starts airing promos for Bigfoot Bounty! Here are links to the video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=e4K6I-veF60 www.muldersworld.com/watch.asp?v=js4KiJPwvIc

MEET THE BIGFOOT BOUNTY JUDGES

Bigfoot Bounty to be judged by two top flight scientists, giving the show unprecedented credibility. Here’s a link: www.spike.com/video-clips/a17a12/bigfoot-bounty-meet-the-judges