RIVE GAUCHE TELVISION TO DEBUT A DIVERSE SLATE OF NEW PROGRAMMING AT MIPCOM 2013
LOS ANGELES (September 11, 2013) – Rive Gauche Television will debut a diverse slate of more than 43 hours of new programming and more than 30 additional hours of returning series at MIPCOM 2013. The new programs encompass multiple genres (food, travel, lifestyle, family, home and true crime) further broadening the Rive Gauche catalogue. New series include:
Mountain Movers (8x60), produced by Good Clean Fun, follows the Snow Park Technologies team as they build the most progressive and innovative parks and courses for the biggest events in skiing and snowboarding all over the world.
The Illegal Eater (13x30), produced by Farpoint Films, where Steven Page formerly of The Barenaked Ladies will guide viewers to illicit eateries and off-the-radar restaurants in places like L.A., Chicago, Toronto and New Orleans.
Who Let The Dogs Out (26x30 or 13x60), produced by TriWest Entertainment, is a show that follows the quest to find the world’s most talented, incredible and memorable dogs. It features Tillman the Skateboarding Dog and Norman the Scooter Dog who have collectively had 100 million Internet views.
Buying Hawaii (10x30), Buying The Bayou (14x30), produced by Paper Route Productions, takes clients to find their dream homes in some of the most spectacular and unusual places.
Elder Skelter (3x60), produced by Hot Snakes Media, is a true crime series that unravels the shocking and bizarre stories of senior citizens who committed cold, calculating murders.
MOMO: The Sam Giancana Story (1x60), produced by Elio Pictures and Monoco Films, reveals who, why and how John F. Kennedy and Marilyn Monroe were murdered.
In addition, Rive Gauche has closed a new credit facility with East West Bank improving the terms of its previous financial arrangements and positioning the company to pursue future growth opportunities through expanded development and acquisition activities.
Jon Kramer, CEO of Rive Gauche Television stated, “East West bank gives us expanded financial capacity in what we think are opportune times. We are excited to be debuting such a large and diverse slate at MIPCOM 2013 and looking forward to even more growth in the coming year.”
About Rive Gauche Television:
Founded in 1994, Los Angeles-based Rive Gauche Television is dedicated to the production, co-production, acquisition and worldwide distribution of television programming and formats. The company has amassed an expansive portfolio of almost 2,000 hours of non-scripted programming and award-winning documentaries, aired by broadcasters in over 130 countries worldwide. As one of the premiere sources for high-quality, top-rated series and specials, Rive Gauche represents some of the most prolific U.S. network producers as well as many of the premiere cable channels through co-production and distribution agreements. The company is best known for delivering unique programming and building global brands including; Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan, My Strange Addiction, My Crazy Obsession, Operation Repo, Scare Tactics, Sins & Secrets, Happily Never After and Evil Twins.
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