ABC, CBS urged to settle format spat10 May 2012
Formats protection alliance FRAPA has urged US broadcasters ABC and CBS to use mediation to end their row over reality show Glass House.
The case centres on allegations new ABC series Glass House is “strikingly” similar to Endemol-produced reality format Big Brother, which is heading into its 14th season on CBS. In both shows contestants live together under constant camera coverage and vote each other off to win cash prizes. Read more here.Back to News Overview