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Putting up walls around a subdivision for reality TV

A new Mike Fleiss production for CBS is putting a neighborhood in Atlanta behind a massive wall. With the working title of Block Party, the concept is that eight families will be trapped in their own homes for about three weeks, blocked by the wall and if they leave, they will give up the chance to win an unspecified large cash prize.
June 18, 2009

A new Mike Fleiss production for CBS is putting a neighborhood in Atlanta behind a massive wall. With the working title of Block Party, the concept is that eight families will be trapped in their own homes for about three weeks, blocked by the wall and if they leave, they will give up the chance to win an unspecified large cash prize.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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