Rysher Entertainment

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Rysher Entertainment
Rysher logo.jpg
Founded April 1991
President Keith Samples (founder)
Notable Works Saved by the Bell
Nash Bridges

Rysher Entertainment (known as Rysher TPE from 1993 to 1995 following a merger with Television Program Enterprises) is the owner of TV and film programming content, primarily distributed around the world by CBS Media Ventures and Paramount Pictures. Select rights are also distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures, Universal Pictures, Lionsgate, 20th Century Fox, Columbia Pictures, MGM and other entertainment distribution companies around the world.



Rysher Entertainment gets its roots from Bing Crosby Productions, which was founded in 1949.


List of films produced by Rysher Entertainment

List of shows produced by Rysher Entertainment

Title Format Buyer Year(s)
RoboCop: The Series Animated science fiction drama CTV 1994
One West Waikiki Crime drama CBS 1994–1996
Nash Bridges Mystery crime drama CBS 1996–1999
Episodes airing from season 5-6 were produced by Paramount Television
Arli$$ Sports comedy HBO 1996–2002
F/X: The Series Crime drama CTV 1996–1998
Oz Crime drama HBO 1997–2003
USA High Sitcom USA 1997–1999
Co-production with NBC Enterprises
Dellaventura Crime drama CBS 1997–1998
Highlander: The Raven Fantasy drama Syndication 1998–1999

List of shows distributed by Rysher Entertainment

Title Format Buyer Year(s)
Saved by the Bell Teen sitcom NBC 1989–1993
Saved by the Bell: The College Years Teen sitcom NBC 1993–1994

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