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Kyle Massey

Settles Beef Over

Bristol Palin Reality Show

1/8/2013 5:30 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Kyle Massey has laid down his sword in his legal war over a Bristol Palin reality show -- after reaching a financial settlement with the producer who allegedly stole the idea from him.

We broke the story ... Kyle and his brother Chris had filed a lawsuit, claiming they came up with the idea to produce a reality show focusing on Bristol raising her son in L.A. ... only to have a TV producer highjack the idea, sell it to Lifetime, and cut them out of the project.

The Masseys had demanded more than $500k in damages.

But now, a rep for the bros tells TMZ the battle is officially over ... after both sides reached a financial settlement.  The details of the deal are unclear -- though we're told the Masseys are satisfied.

What a Tripp.

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DaDa    

Strange to see a zero, but who wants to comment on this?

598 days ago
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lynkel    

Who cares

598 days ago
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Sandi    

Kyle dodged a bullet on that one and got paid too. I would not doubt that Mom Sarah had something to do with cutting out the Black brothers. Poor Bristol has no talent or personality.

598 days ago
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cassandra     

OMG!!! who the hell cares and who the hell wants to see this show.... really we dont have better things to do!!!!! this is soooo lame!!

598 days ago
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Twiz    

Next up for Bristol after this so called "reality" show bombs . . . VIVID!!!

598 days ago
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Who the Hell is Khloe    

Didn't they cancel this show?

598 days ago
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Jordan    

When was there a Bristol Palin reality show?

598 days ago
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Purple Label    

Great story. Im glad Kyle and his brother were able to get some type of restitution. Their are so many other people of all races but especially Blacks who have had their ideas and inventions stolen while thieves profit from it and the courts sit by and do nothing.

598 days ago
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amazinglybored    

It's a battle of the "Don't cares".

597 days ago
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disembedded    

Bristol Who?

597 days ago
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Toilethead    

Why would anyone in their right mind watch a show about palins?

597 days ago
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Voiceofreason    

I had the idea first! If any lawyers read this please contact me!

597 days ago
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kitnplayn    

That's whacked when you can steal someones art and sell it, and all you have to do is pay a bit to the artist when you get caught. How about putting this guy in jail for theft. One set of rules for the rich, another set of rules for the poor.

597 days ago
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singrajask    

like Amber responded I am alarmed that a mom can make $760...0 in a few weeks on the internet. did you see this site http://m3mi.com/2195

597 days ago
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Terry Lee Martin     

BIGOT

597 days ago
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