MySpace, Mark Burnett Launch Political Reality Show

Los Angeles-based MySpace and Mark Burnett Productions announced today that they are launching a new political reality show, INDEPENDENT, through the social networking web site. The network television series will focus on selecting political candidates which "reflect the voice of young Americans", and will incorporate feedback from MySpace users, and will use the site for online submissions to become a participant. MySpace and Mark Burnett Productions said they have yet to determine a broadcast network partner for the show.