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New ‘Twitter’ TV Show Is In The Works

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The ever growing, popular “Twitter” website may be expanding it’s roots to a tv show in the future. According to my sources, “Twitter” is collaborating with Reveille Productions (who are responsible for “The Office” and “Ugly Betty” tv shows) and Brillstein Entertainment Partners to develop an unscripted tv series. There is not too much more information on this project as of yet, bu the show producers announced yesterday (May 25,2009) that it would use the site to put players on the trail of celebrities in an interactive,competitive format.

The head of Reveille Productions said that once a network deal is signed, they’ll be ready to go into production. Read more »

Ashton Kutcher Kicked CNN’s Butt on ‘Twitter’

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On late Thursday, Ashton Kutcher, the former “That 70’s Show” actor and former host of MTV’s “Punk’d” edged out the giant news media company, CNN to be the first to get a million followers on “Twitter”. I knew someone would have a contest like this. It’s like when Myspace first started to become really popular,and everyone would brag about how many friends they had. Anyways, he was able to win the coveted million, Twitter, follower crown by becoming the ringleader of a frenetic digital circus act which included Larry King,video game maker Electronic Arts Inc., a 25 year old Web developer from London,and a ton of online participants.

The winner of the contest agreed to donate 10,000 mosquito nets to charity for World Malaria Day on April 25,2009. On Wednesday. Kutcher had like 50,000 fewer visitors than CNN. Read more »