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Greenlit: Haunting: Australia, Syfy

Haunting: Australia (8 x ) –  An unscripted series featuring six of the best ghost hunters in the world. Hailing from all corners of the globe, the ghost hunters join forces to investigate paranormal activity in Australia’s most haunted locations, traveling across the country unearthing ghostly evidence. Each of the experts offers a unique talent […]

In: Kelly Garner, VP Alternative Development and Production, Syfy

Kelly Garner has been appointed to the position of Vice President, Alternative Development and Production at Syfy. Garner, who was most recently Vice President, Development & Original Programming for Pilgrim Studios, has produced numerous popular unscripted series during his career, from Last Comic Standing, Ax Men, The Contender and Black Gold to Rockstar: INXS. Among […]

Greenlit: Hackers, Syfy

Hackers – Series that takes viewers deep inside the shadowy and dangerous world of high-tech hackers for the very first time. It reveals the secrets behind the most infamous cyber-crimes ever committed, using sophisticated, never-before-seen digital graphics to create an experiential “hacking” scene that exposes what actually happens when a computer network is broken into […]

Greenlit: The Bazillion Dollar Club, Syfy

The Bazillion Dollar Club (6 x 60′) –  A high-adrenaline, high-stakes docu-series that immerses viewers in the brilliant and cut-throat world of today’s forward thinking innovators.The show follows Dave McClure, a relentless drill sergeant who founded software accelerator 500 Startups, and Brady Forrest, the quirky and creative mind behind the hardware accelerator Highway1. Their companies […]

In: Heather Olander, SVP Alternative Series Development & Production, Syfy

Heather Olander has been appointed as Senior Vice President of Alternative Series Development and Production at Syfy, reporting to Bill McGoldrick, Executive Vice President of Original Programming. She also continues to work as Senior Vice President of Alternative Development and Production at USA Network   Read more: Realscreen

In Development: Twins, Syfy

 Twins w/t  –  A house-based reality social experiment testing fraternal twins who claim to have twin ESP. Through a series of twin telepathy challenges and specifically designed house rules, a big twist reveals a shocking surprise! Channel: Syfy Producer:  Electus TX: TBC Source: Syfy press release

In Development: The End is Near, Syfy

The End is Near w/t  –  This anthology docuseries profiles fascinating men and women who truly believe humanity is on the verge of a sci-fi-like apocalyptic scenario. Whether it’s a robot revolution, unknown super virus or close encounter of the fifth kind, each episode will follow the stories of the brave families or groups of people who have […]

Greenlit: Geeks Who Drink, Syfy

Geeks Who Drinks  – This game show centers around the geek pub quiz phenomenon, in which three quizmasters challenge teams in a live geek trivia battle. Channel: Syfy Producer:  Kinetic Content / Condé Nast Entertainment TX: 16th July 2015 Source: Syfy press release

In Development: Fantasy Makers, Syfy

Fantasy Makers w/t – A family docuseries following the loud, energetic and colorful cast of characters who own and operate one of New York City’s premiere haunted attractions, Blood Manor. When they’re not scaring up city dwellers, the cast is out planning wild-themed events for clients, allowing their most extreme and imaginative fantasies to come to life. Channel: Syfy […]

Greenlit: Town of the Living Dead, Syfy

Town of the Living Dead w/t – Comedic docuseries that follows a small Alabama town trying to complete their own independent zombie movie – which has been six years in the making.The colorful folks of Jasper, Alabama are determined, once and for all, to complete their zombie movie, Thr33 Days Dead… now six long years in […]

In Development: Family Affects, Syfy

Family Affects w/t – A comedic workplace docuseries following the misadventures of a fiery family-run special effects pyrotechnics company in Hollywood. The show centers around Tom Ceglia, his five kids and their crazy uncle Al as Tom prepares the next generation for his retirement and decides who will take the reins of the business. Will it be his clever-yet-unmotivated […]

In Development: Billion Dollar Club, Syfy

Billion Dollar Club w/t – What if the odds were 2% massive success and 98% complete failure?  Would you take that bet?  Set in the belly of the beast – Silicon Valley, this series is a high-adrenaline, high-stakes docu-series that immerses viewers in the brilliant and cutthroat world of today’s most interesting and forward thinking innovators. The series follows two […]

In Development: Alive and Alone, Syfy

Alive and Alone w/t – A first-person POV survival show where, each episode, the “lone survivor” of a remote disaster must use wits, along with whatever can be carried from the wreckage, to make it out alive over the course of nine days. The survivor will self-document the journey while also wearing the latest in biofeedback technology which […]

In Development: Adam + Eve, Syfy

Adam + Eve w/t – Adam + Eve follows three individual and uniquely-paired couples who are all meeting one another for the first time. Each couple will experience isolation in separate remote locations over the course of 90 days without any other human contact. As their psyches and bodies are tested by the need to survive, the social […]

Greenlit: The Wil Wheaton Project, Syfy

The Wil Wheaton Project (12 x 30′) – A weekly topical comedy show hosted by actor, blogger and champion of geek culture Wil Wheaton. The show will offer a fast-paced, lighthearted exploration and celebration of all things within the realm of science fiction and genre entertainment. Each week, Wil provides his insider point-of-view, sense of humor […]

Greenlit: Carvers, Syfy

Carvers –  Docuseries featuring people who carve unusual things. Channel: Syfy TX: 4th March 2014 Source: Cynopsis

Greenlit: Foxy & Co, Syfy

Foxy & Co – Popular former Face Off contestant Eric Fox (aka Foxy) is taking on Hollywood with his charmingly sinister personality and characteristic good humor. Foxy appeared on season four of Face Off and became an immediate fan favorite thanks to his original style, wild imagination and mad-scientist-like creations. This all-new special follows Foxy […]

Greenlit: Haunting: Australia, UKTV Really, Syfy International

Haunting: Australia (8 x 60′) – An unprecedented collection of the world’s best paranormal investigators  put their unique skills to the test against the most thrilling and frightening haunted locations in Australia. The series  features six presenters, renowned for their work in the paranormal field including Ian Lawman (Most Haunted), Robb Demarest and Ray Jorden […]

Greenlit: Close Up Kings, Discovery Channel EMEA / Syfy

Close Up Kings (8 x ) – NYC magicians Loki ‘The Romantic’, Magick ‘The Master’ Balay and Johnny Blaze aka ‘The Hustler’ perform sleight of hand street illusions. Channel: Discovery Channel EMEA / Syfy Producer: Zig Zag TX: TBC Source: Broadcast

Greenlit: Fangasm, Syfy

Fangasm (aka Fandemonium) – Docu-series that follows seven very different people whose niche uber-obsessions run the gamut from comic books and collectibles to science fiction and fantasy to cosplay and live action role playing. Living together and working together at Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo, Los Angeles’ largest pop-culture convention, the cast must contend with each others […]

In Development: The Gadget Show, Syfy

The Gadget Show – Based on the popular UK series, this show previews and reviews the latest technological gadgets fit for mass consumers. Traveling around the globe, the show’s gadget-obsessed hosts highlight the coolest tech trends, world premiere inventions and engineers of the future. Mixing in-studio segments with out-in-the-world product testing, the hosts perform adrenaline-fueled […]

In Development: Make Me a Millionaire Inventor, Syfy

Make Me a Millionaire Inventor – Based on a British series, it follows a team of engineers and scientists as they hunt through the U.S. Patent Office for the best inventions — never made — to make inventors’ dreams come true. The show will pick different patents each week and track down the original inventors […]

In Development: Graveyard Shift, Syfy

Graveyard Shift  – Follows Josh Gates as he journeys alongside people whose extreme jobs and bizarre lives start after the sun goes down. Whether holding the night guard position at a notoriously haunted graveyard in Baltimore, installing neon lights in the most extreme skyscraper in the Chicago skyline, or journeying through mysterious underground tunnels with […]

In Development: Meat Loaf Rocks the Paranormal, Syfy

Meat Loaf Rocks the Paranormal w/t – features rock legend Meat Loaf and his colorful but divided family of skeptics and believers. Unlike the typical family vacation, Meat Loaf, his two daughters and rock star son-in-law Scott Ian of Anthrax travel to America’s most haunted and famous locations to settle the family’s paranormal debate. Channel: Syfy […]

In Development: The Jim Henson Creature Shop, Syfy

The Jim Henson Creature Shop – For generations the craftsmen at The Jim Henson Creature Shop have brought to life imaginative, lovable and memorable characters that have enthralled audiences around the world. Now, aspiring creature makers will have an opportunity to win the job of a lifetime—an apprenticeship with the Creature Shop. Teams of amateur […]

Greenlit: Fanedmonium, Syfy

Fandemonium w/t (6 x ) – Docuseries that celebrates the incredibly unique, often misunderstood, and infinitely fascinating fan girl and fan boy culture. Living together in an LA apartment complex, a tight-knit group of pop culture-obsessed fans continue to find their place in the world and flourish, thanks to their passions and personalities. Whether it’s […]

In Development: Unbreakable, Syfy

Unbreakable – Based on The Death Race, an extreme endurance race held annually in Vermont, Unbreakable sets to test competitors’ inner resolve to persevere through mental and physical extremes. Nothing is as it seems in this competition, where contestants must navigate through a seemingly natural but altered environment full of obstacles and challenges. Testing each […]

Greenlit: Opposite Worlds, Syfy

Opposite Worlds – Based on the mega-sensation Latin American reality series, Mundos Opuestos, in which twenty people from all walks of life are mixed together in two opposing teams that live in two distinctly different worlds – the Past and the Future. The Future is a Utopia where every wish can be granted with a […]

Greenlit: Joe Rogan Questions Everything, Syfy

Joe Rogan Questions Everything w/t – Life-long unexplained paranormal mystery-addict Joe Rogan ventures into unknown worlds and untapped territories to search for answers to life’s most startling theories. Having explored these questions for years on his podcast, Joe now takes his journey to the next level, traveling the country and knocking on any door necessary […]

Greenlit: Heroes of Cosplay, Syfy

Heroes of Cosplay (6 x ) – A tantalizing docuseries that lifts the veil on the imaginative world of cosplay competition. The series follows some of the hottest cosplay stars as they make a splash at comic book conventions around the country. The show dives deep into their lives, following their process as they create […]

In Development: Dead Famous, Syfy

Dead Famous w/t –  When celebrities pass before their time, questions are often left unanswered with their loved ones and fans. This show sets out to find answers to those questions and to provide closure via a LIVE séance, led by a medium and with friends, family and paranormal investigators in attendance. Leading up to […]

Greenlit: Exit, Syfy

Exit (6 x 60′) – Gameshow based on Japanese format in which people have to complete a series of challenges in order to unlock a door and exit from the room in which they are trapped. Channel: Syfy Producer: Zig Zag /Smart Dog Media TX: 4th June 2013 Source: Broadcast

Greenlit: Deep South Paranormal, Syfy

Deep South Paranormal (6 x ) – The quest for proof of the paranormal goes deeper than ever – Deep South that is – and it takes a colorful team of local pros to investigate these restless southern souls. Deep South Paranormal Research is a bayou-based team on a mission. Steeped in the rich history […]

Greenlit: Notorious Hauntings, Syfy

Notorious Hauntings w/t (6 x 60′) –  Features a group of researchers who investigate reports of extreme and dangerous supernatural activity across the globe. In each of the self-contained episodes, viewers will follow the investigators as they not only research the otherworldly activity at each site, but also explore the gruesome history of the infamous […]

Greenlit: Stranded, Syfy

Stranded (6 x 60′) –  A reality series that documents an unconventional – and terrifying – paranormal and psychological experiment. Each episode features the self-recorded footage of a diverse group of every-day paranormal enthusiasts – from newlyweds and a brother-in-law to a trio of roommates. Each team of three will be stranded at one of […]

Greenlit: Ghost Mine, Syfy

Ghost Mine  (6 x 60′) – Forgotten in the remote woods of Oregon is one of the richest gold mines in the United States that was abandoned 80 years ago when a series of tragedies gave it an infamous reputation for being haunted. Now, a new owner has decided to take on the notorious legend […]

Greenlit: Robot Combat League, Syfy

Robot Combat League – Reinventing gladiatorial combat for the 21st century as each Each week features tournament-style battles between eight-feet tall, state-of-the-art humanoid robots controlled by human “robo-jockeys”. Hosting the series is WWE wrestler Chris Jericho. The idea of robots in battle has captured the imagination for generations. Now, through ground-breaking engineering, the fusion of a […]

Greenlit: Opposite Worlds, Syfy

Opposite Worlds (12 x ) –  Twenty people from all walks of life are mixed together in two opposing teams that live in two distinctly different worlds – the Past and the Future. The Future is a Utopia where every wish can be granted with a push of a button; the Past is a constant […]

Greenlit: Hot Set, Syfy

Hot Set – Each week, two Hollywood production designers and their teams will compete in an extreme design challenge to create original movie sets inspired by the science fiction, fantasy and horror genres.  Each episode is one complete competition, with new production designers introduced each week. The episode’s winning designer will be the one who […]

Greenlit: Insane or Inspired? Syfy

Insane or Inspired? ( x 60′) – Each episode counts down the craziest, most hilarious and exciting videos from the internet that lean into the world of imagination, invention, and extreme experiences. Actors Amber Benson (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Samm Levine (Freaks & Geeks), Brooke Hogan, Ralph Garman, as well as television personality Josh Gates, […]

Greenlit: Ghost Mine, Syfy

Ghost Mine –  In the remote woods of Oregon lays one of the richest gold mines in the United States. For the last 100 years, it has remained abandoned — until now. Soon to be re-opened by a scraggly group of miners, these hardy souls will battle the elements to find their fortune. But with […]

Greenlit: Viral Video Showdown, Syfy

Viral Video Showdown –  The greatest viral video creators on the planet go head-to-head each week in an epic battle for bragging rights and a cash prize. Two teams will have to dig deep into their bag of viral tricks to create a video that best captures that week’s theme and impresses the expert panel […]

Greenlit: Hot Set, Syfy

Hot Set – An extreme design challenge pitting two Hollywood production designers each week in a head-to-head battle to design, build, decorate and ultimately create an original and signature movie set that transports the viewer into an immersive world. Channel: Syfy Producer: Mission Control Media TX:  2012 Source: Syfy press release

Greenlit: Collection Intervention, Syfy

Collection Intervention – Follows Elyse Luray, a sharp and to-the-point collectibles expert as she helps couples who are divided over what to do with an overwhelming collection of memorabilia. Whether it’s a husband’s collection of mint-condition G.I. JOE action figures worth thousands of dollars or a girlfriend’s treasure trove of Star Wars movie posters, Elyse […]

Greenlit: Paranormal Highway, Syfy

Paranormal Highway –Puts the pedal to the metal as Jack Osbourne and Dana Workman investigate the most frightening claims of paranormal activity along America’s remote back roads. Fueled by eyewitness interviews and evidence collected by state-of-the-art equipment, Jack and Dana will travel alone, self-documenting their harrowing road trip while coming face-to-face with paranormal legends. Channel: […]

Greenlit: School Spirits, Syfy

School Spirits – True ghost stories of hauntings that have happened at schools across the country. The stories will be told in first person narratives through the testimonials of real students, teachers, parents and staff that have encountered the paranormal activity, blended with bone-chilling cinematic reenactments to further bring the haunting experiences to life. Channel: […]

Greenlit: Total Blackout, Syfy

Total Blackout ( x 30′) – An extreme game show in which contestants battle each other and their fears in a series of challenges, confronting their own worst enemy – themselves. However, there is a twist — all the challenges are played in complete darkness; no lights, no blindfolds and no-holds barred as the players […]

Greenlit: Dream Machines, Syfy

Dream Machines –  Follows Florida-based brothers Marc and Shannon Parker as they take the most imaginative vehicles ever seen in movies, comic books, and TV shows, and engineer them into on the road realities. There’s no design challenge too fantastical – or even impossible – for the brothers to take on, and each week they’ll […]

Greenlit: Monster Man, Syfy

Monster Man –  Goes behind the scenes of one of Hollywood’s most respected monster prop building workshops. For more than 30 years, when studios have wanted a bizarre creature or out-of-this world alien, they’ve turned to Cleve Hall and his very unique family business. Only the horrifying monsters they build match the craziness of this […]

In Development: America’s Smartest Kids, Syfy

America’s Smartest Kids – A thought provoking, reality competition show where the country’s most imaginative, innovative teenagers are challenged to invent a better future while competing for the title of America’s Smartest Kid. Channel: Syfy TX: TBC Source: Syfy