GRB Entertainment announced deals of factual titles to Discovery and Globosat ahead of NATPE. GRB is represented at NATPE by Gary R. Benz, CEO, Mike Lolato, SVP, International Distribution, and Liz Levenson, Director of International Sales & Acquisitions and will be located at stand #212 on the market floor.
Discovery Latin America acquired ten new Special episodes and five seasons of the long-running, real-life dramatic hospital emergency series, Untold Stories of the ER. Globosat picked up My First Home and GRB-produced Pregnant & Dating for Brazil.
“GRB Entertainment enjoys strong connections with our Latin American broadcast partners and we are thrilled to kick off 2016 announcing these deals. Discovery Latin America acquired Untold Stories of the ER which recently completed a week-long marathon of the first nine seasons on Discovery Life U.S., proving itself an audience favorite yet again. Globosat will offer its viewers a unique look at dating in the modern age with Pregnant & Dating as well as the opportunity to follow first time homebuyers through the process of purchasing their first property with My First Home,” said Mike Lolato, SVP, International Distribution, GRB Entertainment.
Untold Stories of the ER opens the door to the secret world of hospital Emergency Rooms showcasing real doctors and their actual amazing, bizarre, and emotionally explosive stories dealing with life and death situations. Produced for Discovery Life.
Pregnant and Dating profiles the lives of five successful women who are single, pregnant and still looking for love. The show follows this particular moment in their lives as they juggle demanding careers and pregnancy all while exploring relationships and dating. Produced for WeTV.
My First Home follows first time homebuyers through the process of purchasing their first property, where “must-haves” and budgets don’t always meet. Produced for TLC.
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 nomination in 2015 and an Emmy Award win in 2009 from the Television Academy of Arts & Sciences for Outstanding Reality Program. 29thsuccessful year as a producer and distributor, GRB’s programs are aired in primetime in more than 170 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).