Jonathan Reiner

Jonathan Reiner is a writer/producer specializing in reality programming. He's had several concepts optioned by high-profile production companies and won an Emmy for his work on NBC's "Starting Over." His most recent project is a revamp of Style's "The Look for Less". When he's not in the edit bay or in the field, Reiner volunteers with Southland Collie Rescue and studies metaphysics.


Recent Stories by Jonathan Reiner

Golden Globe Winner and a Golden Globe Nominee Will Co-Star in Upcoming NBC Miniseries

Posted July 25, 2014 at 2:55 PM

A two-time Golden Globe-winning actress and a Golden-Globe nominated actor will co-star in an upcoming miniseries for NBC. "Mary-Louise Parker and Peter Sarsgaard will headline ['The Slap,' a] complex family drama about what happens after a man slaps another......

Author of the 2nd Best-Selling Novel of 1965 - Mostly Forgotten Today - Dies at 103. Here Are Some of the OTHER Novels Published in 1965: 'Dune,' 'The Magus,' 'Hotel,' 'Herzog,' 'The Source,' 'In Cold Blood' and 'The Looking Glass War'

Posted July 25, 2014 at 2:15 PM

The author of the second best-selling novel of 1965 -- it spent more than a year on the New York Times best-seller list -- has died in New York City, reports The New York Times. Says the Times, “Bel......

Top Media-Entertainment Reporter Jumps to the Wall St. Journal

Posted July 25, 2014 at 2:08 PM

By Chuck  Ross In case you need another excuse to read the continuing to improve Wall St. Journal, here's a good one: Joe Flint, one of the best reporters covering media, entertainment and TV, has been hired by the......

Aereo-Like Service Found in Contempt in Legal Battle With Fox and CBS

Posted July 25, 2014 at 12:30 PM

A service that is described as similar to Aereo has been found in contempt for continuing to deliver the signals of broadcast network TV stations. B&C reports that New York District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald issued the ruling against......

Sinclair's Allbritton Acquisition Wins Approval

Posted July 25, 2014 at 9:39 AM

The Federal Communications Commission has approved a deal that will give Sinclair Broadcast Group control of the Allbritton Communications TV stations, Reuters reports. The panel OK'd the $985 million deal between the two companies Thursday, with conditions including a......