60 Days In Producer Backs New Unscripted Venture


NEW YORK: Lucky 8 TV, producer of the A&E series 60 Days In, has aligned with the husband and wife producing duo Courtney and Audra Smith (Undercover Boss, Kids BBQ Championship) to form the joint venture Turn Card Content.

The new unscripted production company will be run by the Smiths, who will serve as co-presidents. The Smiths originally teamed with Lucky 8 in early 2016, serving as showrunners on Kids BBQ Championship.

Turn Card Content already has series in development for various networks and digital platforms.

Lucky 8 TV’s co-presidents, Kim Woodard and Greg Henry, commented, “Lucky 8 is proud to be launching Turn Card Content with Courtney and Audra, two of the most skilled and dynamic producers in our industry. Their expertise developing and producing family and lifestyle programming, as well as feature documentaries, will help broaden Lucky 8’s scope, and we are confident their unique storytelling abilities will translate to standout television in today’s ultra-competitive marketplace.”

Audra and Courtney Smith said: “The Lucky 8 team brings so much integrity to the unscripted television world, and we are honored to be in business with them. We look forward to growing our partnership, while delivering a distinctive voice to the unscripted community.”