CBS

  • CBS orders exactly what reality TV needs: a singing competition produced by Nigel Lythgoe

  • CBS reality executive Jen Bresnan out

  • Survivor’s timeslot will go to a comedian dog whisperer this summer

  • Why 60 Minutes won’t, and shouldn’t be, bumped for Amazing Race: it’s better reality

  • Dating series that won’t perpetuate a fairy tale myth about dating” coming to CBS

  • CBS planning more reality TV, sees football overrun frustration as a sign of an “engaged audience”

  • Parvati’s “dream come true” trip around the world interrupted by emergency surgery

  • The Talk adds Kris Jenner to replace exiting reality stars; “overbearing” Julie Chen is staying

  • CBS’ reality plans: looking for a talent competition, air summer reality earlier

  • Parvati Shallow will travel Around the World for Free, disses Big Brother

  • CBS orders a celebrity swap reality show pilot from the creators of VH1’s dating series (uh oh)

  • CBS’ The Talk stars talk about the talk that Julie Chen got the job because of her husband

  • Jeff Schroeder’s web series starts: I’ll “be myself and show what I know, which is not a lot”

  • Paula Abdul joins CBS’ Got to Dance and gets six different roles

  • Paula Abdul’s name floated again, this time to judge CBS’ new competition Got to Dance

  • Undercover Boss’ post-Super Bowl debut makes it the most-watched reality premiere ever

  • Undercover Boss is watchable if generic and heavy-handed, and it’s no Dirty Jobs

  • Jeff Probst’s Live for the Moment “tanked” in the ratings

  • Jeff Probst’s Live for the Moment pilot debuts, is like Make a Wish meets The Bucket List

  • CBS “high on” Survivor 20, Undercover Boss; Amazing Race, Big Brother “continue to succeed”

  • Undercover Boss debuts post-Super Bowl; Survivor gets anniversary special; Probst’s pilot will air

  • CBS casting families for Block Party

  • Jeff Probst created, will host Live Like You’re Dying pilot for CBS

  • Kimberly Caldwell will host, Gene Simmons will judge now-delayed CBS series Jingles

  • Greatest American Dog debuts tonight