NYTVF Signs First 2013 Development PartnersHistory, Comedy Central, NBC, CW Digital All Announced for Next Year's Slate 10/24/2012 10:22 AM Eastern
The NYTVF announced Wednesday that Comedy Central and History will offer stand-alone development initiatives in comedy and non-scripted, respectively. NBC will offer the festival's first ever drama development competition and CW Digital has signed on as the first award sponsor for 2013's Independent Pilot Competition.
It is the first time CW Digital, History and NBC have partnered with NYTVF. Comedy Central is a returning partner.
NYTVF is offering 26 guaranteed development deals in 2012, up from 15 in 2011.