@shhdontellsteve Twitter Account Gets TV Deal

Posted Sep 27, 2010

CBS has signed up another Twitter account for a TV deal. The first show was called S#*! My Dad Says. The next Twitter-inspired TV show is for the account @shhdontellsteve. The @shhdontellsteve account has over 13,000 followers.

On this account, a person secretly tweets about what his roommate Steve does. Ashton Kutcher is producing the new show. The CBS show will be called “Don’t Tell Steve.”

CBS TV Studios and Katalyst will both be producing the project. Andrew Waller and Mike Gagerman are the writing-supervising producers. Waller and Gagerman were involved in America Pie Presents Beta House.

Jason Goldberg and Karey Burke will both work with Kutcher as executive producers. Goldberg worked with Kutcher on Punk’d.