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[05/15/09 - 06:04 PM]
Development Update: Friday, May 15
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:

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DATING IN THE DARK (ABC) - Tom Shelly ("Survivor") has inked a overall deal with reality house Endemol USA. The pact calls for Shelly to develop new series projects for the company as well as serve as an executive producer on their upcoming ABC entry "Dating in the Dark," due on July 20 at 10:00/9:00c. Endemol is also home to Matt Kunitz ("Wipeout"), Anthony Dominici ("America's Next Top Model") and Charlie Walk. In addition to "Survivor," Shelly served as an executive producer on NBC's "The Baby Borrowers."


Sources: Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, Reuters





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· AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL (VH1)
· BABY BORROWERS, THE (NBC)
· DATING IN THE DARK (ABC)
· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· SURVIVOR (CBS)
· WIPEOUT (ABC)





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