JUNE 5 - 7, 2018 | FAIRMONT MIRAMAR HOTEL, SANTA MONICA, CA
Marriott Marquis | Washington, DC | Sunday, January 28 – Wednesday, January 31, 2018

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Wednesday, June 5
1:45pm - 2:45pm
Wedgewood Ballroom

The Twists and Turns of Fast Turnaround TV

Wednesday, June 5
1:45pm - 2:45pm
Wedgewood Ballroom

The Twists and Turns of Fast Turnaround TV

The ongoing success of such fast turnaround formats as Big Brother, The Voice and America's Got Talent illustrates that this unscripted sub-genre has plenty of momentum. As networks battle for content that classifies as appointment viewing that engages audiences, and streamers begin to wade into these waters, what are the current risks and rewards in taking on such projects? Is production tech making it easier to handle the challenges of fast turnaround TV, or are there new challenges arising? Here, you'll hear from seasoned production pros behind some of the top fast turnaround hits and learn what it takes to pull it all off.



Moderating:


Mike Duffy

Co-Bro

Ugly Brother Studios

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Featuring:


Philip Byron

Head of Unscripted & Docs

SpringHill Entertainment

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Sam Donnelly

Executive Producer

America's Got Talent

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Rob LaPlante

President

Lighthearted Entertainment

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Paul Osborne

Executive Producer

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