FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
RIVE GAUCHE TELEVISION SELLS 'RACE TO THE SCENE' IN SCANDINAVIA AND SEVERAL EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES PRIOR TO US PREMIERE
Viasat Networks in Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Czech Republic to Air THE Company’s Non-Scripted Competition Series Hosted by Action Star Dolph Lundgren
Los Angeles, California (June 5, 2013) Rive Gauche Television has sold THE Company’s “Race to the Scene” to Viasat Broadcasting in multiple territories; it was announced by Marine Ksadzhikyan, vice president of international sales and Bryan Gabourie, director of international sales at Rive Gauche Television. Viasat in Denmark, Norway, Sweden and, The Czech Republic, Latvia, Lithuania and Bulgaria are among the territories that have embraced the series.
Debuting this week on the ReelzChannel in the United States, “Race to the Scene” (8x60) transports movie lovers off the couch and into their favorite movie scenes. See veteran action movie star Dolph Lundgren like never before as “Race to the Scene” features pairs of contestants competing in challenges and stunts inspired by memorable movie moments and filmed in the actual locations where the original scenes took place. The series is executive produced by Justin W. Hochberg and Charlie Ebersol.
“Race to the Scene” is action packed, entertaining, hilarious, and a lot of fun. Viewers will get to see a whole new side of action star Dolph Lundgren and we are thrilled that Viasat shares our enthusiasm for this exciting new competition series,” said Marine Ksadzhikyan, vice president of international sales for Rive Gauche.
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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, Operation Repo, My Strange Addiction, My Crazy Obsession, Scare Tactics, Sins & Secrets, Happily Never After and Evil Twins.
About The Hochberg Ebersol Company
The Hochberg Ebersol Company (THE Company) was founded by entertainment industry veteran Justin Hochberg and television/film producer Charlie Ebersol. THE Company creates, packages and produces groundbreaking programming in the unscripted, multi-camera comedy, docu-series, and competition formats, for a range of leading broadcast and cable networks. In addition to developing, producing and distributing dynamic television programming, THE Company operates a full-service branded entertainment agency alongside the traditional production company. Its clients have included “Shaq Vs.,” Dick Clark Productions and “Hell’s Kitchen” for Fox, as well as over a hundred advertising companies. THE Company also operates its own in-house post facilities, which includes CGI capabilities. THE Company is represented by Michael Kagan at ICM and Bill Abrams of Abrams Garfinkel Margolis Bergson, LLP.
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