GRB Entertainment announced deals with MediaSet and RAI in Italy and with Discovery for several of its European channels.
MediaSet Italy acquired paranormal series When Ghosts Attack, as well as Angels Among Us; while RAI Italy took disastertainment doc Expeditions to the Edge. Discovery Italy took Confessions: Animal Hoarding, originally produced for Animal Planet, as well as Season 1 of transactional docu-series Auction Kings for their channels in France, Benelux, Italy, and the Nordic territories. Discovery picked up the full series of Auction Kings for Spain.
In the paranormal series When Ghosts Attack, unseen, evil entities reveal themselves to the living and strike with terrifying physical force.
In Angels Among Us, host Elisabeth Hasselbeck showcases everyday people who believe they were saved from tragedy through angelic encounters.
Expeditions to the Edge is a dramatic adventure showcasing incredible expeditions where something went terribly wrong and the brave explorers had to make life-or-death decisions, performing unbelievable acts of heroism, to survive.
Confessions: Animal Hoarding offers an intimate portrayal of people and animals affected by hoarding and the challenges of confronting this unusual psychological condition. The series coordinates task-force style mediation by psychologists, animal welfare experts, veterinarians, friends and families, and provides safe opportunities to explore a healthy plan of action.
The Atlanta-based Auction Kings showcases successful auctioneer Paul Brown who deals with an eclectic mix of clients who bring their treasures to sell to the highest bidders.
“GRB Entertainment has long and strong relationships with Discovery, MediaSet, and RAI in Europe and we are pleased to announce our latest deals for several of their regional outlets. The supernatural recreation space is exploding in popularity around the world and When Ghosts Attack and Angels Among Us combine incredible storytelling with top-quality production value. They’re sure to resonate with viewers around the world,” said Michael Lolato, SVP of International Distribution, GRB Entertainment.
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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. Now in its 29th successful 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).