Sherman Oaks, CA September 21, 2015: LA-based distribution and production company, GRB Entertainment, announced several deals for factual programming to channels in Germany, Czech Republic, Slovak Republic, and the Ukraine.
Following their success with two previous seasons of Wicked Attraction acquired earlier this year, Prosieben Sixx GmbH has acquired another season of the popular long-running series for Germany. This case-driven program explores some of the most terrifying crimes in recent history and goes inside the minds of the killers to uncover the roots of their deadly murderous intent.
Kinosvet TV in the Czech Republic and Slovak Republic will give its audiences an in-depth look into some powerful true-life crime stories with a new season of FBI: Criminal Pursuit as the FBI tracks and analyzes criminal masterminds. Kinosvet TV also acquired magazine series Impact TV, offering fascinating and peculiar stories from around the globe, ranging from wacky and zany to bizarre cultural beats, from historical oddities to tender human-interest stories.
CAT Ukraine acquired two seasons of Full Force Nature. This series incorporates personal experiences with extreme weather and life threatening encounters with severe storms, all captured on never-before-seen home videos.
“GRB’s diverse programming slate has proven tremendously successful with our broadcast partners around the world,” said Mike Lolato, SVP International Distribution, GRB Entertainment. “As we head into MIPCOM 2015, we’re confident that our new programming slate, in addition to our long-running true-crime series, will continue to be well-received in the marketplace.”
ABOUT GRB ENTERTAINMENT
GRB Entertainment is an established trendsetter of unscripted, and scripted, alternative programming with a proven track record of creating highly-rated shows for networks worldwide. Intervention, GRB’s groundbreaking A&E series (200+ episodes), received the Emmy® Award in 2009 from the Television Academy of Arts & Sciences for Outstanding Reality Program. Now in its 29th successful year as a producer and distributor, GRB’s programs are aired in primetime in more than 150 countries by the largest broadcasters in the world, including ITV and Channel 4 (U.K.), Canal+ and TF1 (France), Global (Canada), RTL and ProSieben (Germany), Fuji-TV (Japan).