With Success of 'Sing-Off' on NBC, Producer Joel Gallen Signs First-Look Deal with Sony Pictures TV

Joel Gallen, the executive producer of the NBC series "The Sing-Off", has signed a one-year first-look deal with Sony Pictures TV, the studio that's producing the hit singing competition show, reports

Gallen moved into television series with MTV's reality show "America's Best Dance Crew" after spending 25 years working in specials, such as producing the last seven Comedy Central Roasts and the "MTV Movie Awards" from 1995-2006, the article notes.

"America's Best Dance Crew" is heading into its sixth season, it adds.