Syfy Upfronts 2011: More Reality, Less Scripted

Posted by on Mar 23, 2011 in feature overlay, Television | 0 comments

Tuesday night at the Syfy Upfronts, President Dave Howe presented the biggest Upfront the network had ever seen. Howe thanked the advancements of Syfy’s growth to three big factors – ambition, innovation, and impact.

He wasn’t kidding when he said the ambition was really there. Syfy has launched many new projects which they hope will take off in the 2011-2012 schedule. One of the most ambitious comes in the form of partnership with Universal to help put out a movie under the Syfy Films flagship by next year. Alongside films, the network also aims to delve into the world of gaming through Facebook and weekly episodic chapters in television tie-in games with the help of videogame publishers and developers Trion Worlds.

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