The Glass House

2012, TV Show


Summer TV's Hits & Misses

Gordon Ramsay; Savannah Guthrie

It was a summer that won't be remembered fondly, at least by the broadcast networks. Despite a flurry of new shows, from CBS' Dogs in the City to ABC's Glass House, there wasn't much to crow about — at least until NBC's Summer Olympics ratings juggernaut came along. Cable fared better, launching new hits like A&E's Longmire and TNT's Perception and opening events like History's Hatfields & McCoys to big numbers. Here are some of this summer's highs and lows. read more

CBS Drops Lawsuit Against ABC Over Glass House-Big Brother Similarities

The Glass House

CBS has dropped its lawsuit against ABC over its claims that The Glass House is a direct rip-off of its long-running hit Big Brother, has confirmed.

The Glass House, which premiered in... read more

CBS Boss "Optimistic" About More Mother, Talks Axing CSI: Miami

David Caruso; Josh Radnor

"I've got a monkey too."

That's what CBS Entertainment President Nina Tassler told reporters at CBS' Television Critics Association fall TV previews panel Sunday, taking a dig at NBC's Animal Practice. And she's a woman of her word: Tassler walked out carrying a stuffed monkey.

CBS revives Unforgettable for summer 2013

"I couldn't resist," she quipped. "Our guy has his ...
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ABC "Optimistic" About Modern Family Salary Negotiations

Modern Family

If the stars and negotiations align, Modern Family should continue as planned.

"I expect the season to start on time," ABC chief Paul Lee told reporters at the Television Critics Association fall TV previews on Friday. "We're in the middle of negotiations. We're hopeful and optimistic to resolve it."

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Can the Broadcast Networks Wrestle Summer Back From Cable?

Saving Hope

A few years ago, the broadcast networks finally woke up from their summer slumber and realized they'd ceded too much ground during the warmer months. Cable was winning the battle for the hearts and eyes of summer TV viewers by offering heavily promoted scripted fare — and the networks were mostly in rerun hell. "People got used to going away from the broadcasters in the summer," says The CW president Mark Pedowitz. "Now you're dealing with viewing patterns and trying to change them." read more

CBS Mocks ABC by "Developing" Fake Dancing on the Stars Series

After a judge denied CBS' request to prevent the airing of ABC's new reality program The Glass House -- which CBS believes to be a direct rip-off of its long-running hit Big Brother -- the network fired back Wednesday with a mock press release announcing the development of a new show called Dancing on the Stars, a blatant play on ABC's hit competition series Dancing with the Stars.

Judge denies CBS' restraining order request against Glass House

"Subsequent to recent developments... read more

Ratings: The Glass House Has Low Debut; The Killing Finale Down

The Glass House

CBS may have lost the legal battle (for now), but it's won the ratings war.

ABC's Big Brother-like new series The Glass House opened to a soft 4.18 million viewers and a 1.6 in the adults 18-to-49 demographic Monday, down 33 percent ...
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Big Brother vs. The Glass House: How Similar Are They Really?

The Glass House

Despite the legal battle brought on by CBS (read more about that here), ABC's Big Brother-style reality competition show The Glass House made its debut Monday night.

If you've been following the courtroom drama, or if you're a Big Brother loyalist (like myself), you were probably pretty curious to see just how similar the two shows are to one another. read more

Judge Denies CBS' Restraining Order Request Against Glass House

The Glass House

It seems ABC has won this round.

A judge has denied CBS' request for a temporary restraining order that would've prevented ABC's The Glass House from premiering next week, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

To refresh... read more

CBS Continues Its Fight Against ABC in Glass House vs. Big Brother Smackdown

The Glass House

The Glass House vs. Big Brother continues.

To refresh, CBS believes... read more

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Premiered: June 18, 2012, on ABC
Rating: TV-14
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Premise: Fourteen contestants live in a house rigged with cameras, and viewers get to vote on who leaves, as well as give the contestants feedback about the game.



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