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Bravo Greenlights "Take My Ex" Pilot Presentation
The pilot is "a unique one-hour reality format dating show in which divorcees play cupid for their ex-spouses."

[via press release from Bravo]



NEW YORK - April 10, 2007 - Fifty percent of American marriages may end in divorce, but sometimes a second chance at love waits around the strangest corners. Bravo announced the development deal for "Take My Ex," a unique one-hour reality format dating show in which divorcees play cupid for their ex-spouses. Whatever the motivation -- friendship, love, financial burden or emotional closure -- drama runs high. Viewers will find out what their marriage and divorce taught them about each other, whether they can help find a new person to satisfy their former partner in a way they never could, and if they really know what's best for their ex. After all, if a man knows that his ex-wife doesn't like sex before dinner, is allergic to alpaca and is freaked out by back hair, he's already got a leg up in knowing what's best for her. Or does he?

Sam Mettler, the creator and executive producer of the series "Intervention," will executive produce the pilot with his production company MadJack Entertainment.

Bravo is the cable network that plugs people into arts, entertainment and pop culture with original programming, acclaimed drama series, movies, comedy and music specials, and by showing a whole different side of celebrities. Currently available in more than 84 million homes, Bravo is known for breaking exciting new personalities, shaking up the way we look at style, media, fame and Hollywood, pulling back the curtain on the creative process, and making influential and inventive original programming. Its critically acclaimed original programming includes the Emmy-nominated "Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List," 12-time Emmy-nominated "Inside the Actors Studio," "The Real Housewives of Orange County," "Top Chef," "Celebrity Poker Showdown," as well as the 2004 Emmy winner for Outstanding Reality Program, "Queer Eye," and the four-time Emmy-nominated hit competition series, "Project Runway."

Bravo is a program service of NBC Universal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBC Universal one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. Bravo has been an NBC cable network since December 2002 and was the first television service dedicated to film and the performing arts when it launched in December 1980. For more information visit www.bravotv.com.

  [april 2007]  


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