The Great Escape

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Exclusive: TNT Cancels Reality Competition Series The Great Escape

The Great Escape

TNT has decided not to move forward with a second season of The Great Escape, TV Guide Magazine has learned. The series was TNT's first foray into reality competition, and kicked off a commitment by the cable network to get into unscripted programming in a big way.

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Exclusive: The Amazing Race Producers Line Up New Reality Project at A&E

Elise Doganieri and Bertram van Munster

Fresh off their ninth Emmy win for outstanding reality competition series, The Amazing Race executive producers Bertram van Munster and Elise Doganieri have set up what could be their next show, a reality series currently in the works at... read more

Weekend TV: The Newsroom, Falling Skies, The Great Escape


There aren't enough words. Except in the world of Aaron Sorkin, where there are always enough, maybe too many, as the Emmy- and Oscar-winning maestro of the hyper-verbal aria (The West Wing, Sports Night, The Social Network) aims his sights back on TV with the exhilarating, exasperating and often sensationally entertaining The Newsroom. (It premieres Sunday at 10/9c following summer hit True Blood.) read more

First Look: TNT's New Action Reality Series The Great Escape

The Great Escape

The clock is ticking as a contestant attempts to escape from the USS Hornet aircraft carrier by rappelling over the side, in this brand new photo from TNT's upcoming reality series The Great Escape.

The Great Escape, which comes from the producers of CBS hit The Amazing Race, follows teams as they compete in challenges similar to scenes from action/adventure movies. Rich Eisen hosts the show, which premieres Sunday, June 24 at 10/9c, after a new episode of Falling Skies.

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Premiered: June 24, 2012, on TNT
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Premise: Everyday people compete to escape from impossible situations at notable locations in this reality-competition series from the producers of "The Amazing Race."



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