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    A+E Greenlights ‘Kids Behind Bars: Life or Parole’ for Season 2

    A&E Network has ordered a second season of the documentary series “Kids Behind Bars: Life or Parole,” which tells the stories of convicted juvenile offenders who received mandatory life sentences without the possibility of parole. Due to a recent United States Supreme Court ruling that such sentences for minors are unconstitutional, these inmates can now […]

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    A+E Renews ‘Live PD: Wanted’ for Season 2

    Crime-themed “Live PD: Wanted,” hosted by Tom Morris Jr,” has been greenlit by A+E for a second season. The announcement was made the day after the arrest of Melody Bannister by the U.S. Marshals Office and the Hendricks County (IN) Sheriff’s Office. Bannister, who was featured on the December 12th episode of “Live PD: Wanted,” […]

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    A&E Renews ‘Court Cam’ for Season Two

    A&E Network has greenlit a second season of “Court Cam,” chronicles some of the most stunning and emotional courtroom moments caught on camera. Whether it be frightening outbursts, crazed defendants, amazing acts of service or furious judges, the series gives viewers a comprehensive look at how all of the action unfolds. Paired with interviews with […]

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    A+E Announces Docuseries ‘Eight Days’

    A+E has ordered a new docuseries called “Eight Days” that will offer alternative ways to fight cancer. Director Charles Mattocks, Executive Producer Matthew Knowles, and Chief Medical Officer Dr. Antonio Jimenez, of Hope4Cancer Treatment Centers, have teamed up to change the way we understand cancer that will give viewers an inside look at what healing […]

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    A+E Announces Two New Series and a Special Tackling the Paranormal Phenomenon

    A+E will introduce two new shows — “Trey the Texas Medium” and “Celebrity Ghost Stories” — and two-hour special “World’s Biggest Ghost Hunt” that will investigate the unexplained paranormal phenomenon. “Trey the Texas Medium” (working title) centers on Trey Ganem, a successful businessman in Edna, TX, who creates one of a kind, custom caskets. The […]

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    A&E Orders Daredevil Series ‘The Impossible Live’

    A&E Network has partnered with Essential Media Group, part of the KEW Media Group, to produce the live stunt series “The Impossible Live” (working title). In addition to this 10 episode series order, A&E and Essential have also been partnering with daredevil Bello Nock and his company Opportunity Nocks, Inc. to create “Volcano Walk Live” […]

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    PromaxBDA: Highlights from the 2018 Conference

    Last week, from June 11 to June 14, was the PromaxBDA 2018 Conference at the Hilton Hotel in New York City. Learn, create and connect: it was a potpourri of attendees and represented companies including ABC, Amazon Studios, AMC Networks, A+E Networks, AT&T Entertainment Group, BBC, Bell Media, BET Networks, Bravo, CBS, CNN, Comedy Central, […]

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    A+E Orders Four New Non-Scripted Programs

    A+E has announced a quartet of new non-scripted series in the pike (all working titles): “Many Sides of Jane,” “Lost for Life,” “The Accused” and “Employable Me.” They are described as a new series about a recent Supreme Court ruling that gives juveniles once sentenced to mandatory life in prison without parole the ability to […]

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    A+E Renews ‘Born This Way’ for Season Four

    A+E has greenlit documentary series “Born This Way” for a fourth season, with an order for eight new episodes that will continue to follow the lives of an inspiring group of young men and women born with Down syndrome. Last winner’s Emmy Award winner for Outstanding Unstructured Reality Series (and a current nominee), “Born This […]

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