20 Questions for Will & Kelly

1. What did you want to be when you were a kid?

Will: When I was a kid I wanted to be a professional soccer player. Growing up I studied, loved and lived the game. Like the saying goes, the… Read more…

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Choosing Our Season 2 Guy

by Richard Saperstein & Shara Kay
First of all, thank you for making season 1 of ControlTV such a resounding success. Since we left off in November, ControlTV has been presented with two major accolades: the 2011 NATPE Digital… Read more…

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We’re Halfway There

As we near the halfway point, I wanted to thank the audience for making the show a success. You each watch, on average, almost 25 minutes per session – more than three times as long as the average live-streaming content… Read more…

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The Experiment

Tristan is perfect. We are almost two weeks in and he’s exactly the person we wanted for this experiment. And between us, we weren’t sure when we met him if he would be.

When Seth and I saw the very… Read more…

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A Few Words on Transparency

Hi, I’m Matt, one of the Web Producers here at ControlTV (those are my dogs you see in some of the cutaway cards).  One of the things that really excited me about doing this project was the idea that  our… Read more…

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“Reality” or Reality?

This morning I swore in Tristan Couvares as the subject of ControlTV. I’ve been directing reality TV, including THE BACHELOR, for many years, and I was struck by how totally different this was… and yet, in some ways, familiar. In… Read more…

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The First Chapter

Today, the first of October two thousand and ten, I began the first chapter in the craziest thing I’ve ever agreed to do: ControlTV. I’m going to assume that if you’re reading this, you’re already well aware of what we’re… Read more…

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One Week To Go…

“The die is cast,” as Tristan said when he heard we had selected him to be the subject of ControlTV. As you know, he is about to turn his fate over to you, the audience, for six weeks starting on… Read more…

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Test Episode Poll

2:55
Tristan makes a 1-minute horror film.
October 28 2010

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    • Season 2 launching in Summer 2011. Stay tuned for more about our final two candidates, Kelly and Will!