According to Russ Krasnoff, president, programming and production, CTTD
, "As a series that's successfully pushed the envelope creatively in the television arena since its debut and served as centerpiece for a variety of novel licensing and merchandise, 'V.
TBS Superstation has ordered 22 episodes of the one-hour series, to be titled WORST-CASE SCENARIO, from CTTD
which, with Craig Piligian, acquired the highly sought-after rights to the property from Chronicle Books.
In our conversations with them, television stations around the country are consistent in their desire for programming projects that will have the versatility and quality to become longterm franchises, and also offer promotional opportunities that, literally, venture outside the box," noted Russ Krasnoff, President, Programming and Production, CTTD
Sporkin will direct all corporate communications, program publicity and talent activities for CTTD
Russ Krasnoff, executive vice president of programming for CTTD
added, "We're especially proud to team with TBS Superstation as our domestic partner on THE NEW RIPLEY'S BELIEVE IT OR NOT and look forward to working with this powerful cable network as we grow the Ripley's brand.
Robert Oswaks, Executive Vice President, Marketing, CTTD
, added, "Columbia TriStar Television Distribution is an industry leader in the quality, quantity, and effectiveness of support materials we make available to our stations and other business partners.
Sheena" was developed and produced in association with CTTD
by Douglas Schwartz ("Baywatch") and Steven L.
had hundreds of program presentations to try to screen for busy TV executives.
and Merv Griffin Entertainment are producing the new one-hour daily television series inspired by John Gray's extraordinarily best selling book of the same name.
Mosko has been with CTTD
for eight years, currently serving as Executive Vice President, Sales.
I am proud to have been part of a team that has shaped CTTD
into one of the television industry's leaders in the production and distribution of quality and successful programming as well as advertiser sales," commented Mr.
With one of the largest libraries of classic television from the 1950s to 1980s, CTTD
has combined some of the most popular sitcoms -- BEWITCHED, I DREAM OF JEANNIE, THE PARTRIDGE FAMILY, -- into the one-hour block of programming called Screen Gems Network for broadcast television.