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

USA Network Orders Carlton Cuse Drama

Posted July 29, 2014 at 6:54 AM

Carlton Cuse, the transmedia pioneer who was one of the main producers and writers behind ABC's "Lost" and is a showrunner on A&E's "Bates Motel," has received a pilot order from USA Network for his new drama project, with......

IM Global Launches TV Business, Lands Former Top Syfy Exec to Run the Operation

Posted July 29, 2014 at 6:42 AM

A new television production and distribution venture is being launched by IM Global, which has hired former Syfy President of Original Content Mark Stern to oversee the initiative, Deadline.com reports. IM Global, which is part of Indian conglomerate Reliance......

'Once Upon a Time' Adds Cast for 'Frozen' Story Line

Posted July 29, 2014 at 6:31 AM

The fourth season of ABC’s “Once Upon a Time” has signed two more cast members to fill roles created by the hit movie “Frozen,” reports TheWrap.com. They are Tyler Jacob Moore, who will play the evil Prince Hans, and......

TV Series Sued by Murder Victim's Family Members

Posted July 29, 2014 at 5:28 AM

Family members of a murder victim whose autopsy photo is a part of the opening montage of a television series have filed a lawsuit over the use of the photo. The Hollywood Reporter’s Hollywood, Esq., reports that the suit......

CBS Tweaks Prime-Time Schedule After New Series Fails to Take Hold

Posted July 28, 2014 at 4:20 PM

CBS is shuffling its prime-time lineup after watching a new series struggle to gain a ratings foothold. Deadline.com reports that the network is moving its new sci-fi series "Extant," just three week into the show's run. "'Extant' is sliding......