How to Sell a Reality TV Show Preview

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Veteran producer of "Dancing with the Stars," "The Bachelor," and "Hollywood Game Night" takes you behind the network doors to reveal the process of selling a reality show.  Learn how to properly develop and pitch a reality program, what the networks want, and the reality of the reality television industry.



  • 28:54 video that features the FilmTalk presentation and follow-up Q&A with host Jason Tomaric
  • Companion guide


  • What types of reality programs sell
  • What networks are looking for
  • How to create a compelling pitch
  • The relationship between production companies and networks
  • How to navigate the pitch meeting
  • Techniques for pitching a game show
 "Jason proves that top-notch production values are within the reach of anyone who has ever dreamt of making his own movie. You’ll learn far more about filmmaking with this practical, thorough and meticulously organized site than you ever will watching "Project Greenlight." Jason knows what he’s talking about, because he’s actually done it!"
   - Steve Skrovan, Executive Producer,
         Everybody Loves Raymond