GRB Sends Factual Programming to Africa


SHERMAN OAKS: GRB Entertainment has licensed a number of family-themed docuseries and lifestyle shows to Star Times and Azam TV for broadcast in Tanzania and Uganda, among other African territories.

Star Times snapped up five seasons of My First Home, which sees first-time homebuyers try to find their ideal property. The channel also went for Recipe Rehab, a food competition series from the creator of The Biggest Loser. Azam TV acquired three seasons of Tamar & Vince, which centers on American singer Tamar Braxton and her music exec husband Vince Herbert.

Michael Lolato, the senior VP of international distribution at GRB Entertainment, commented: “GRB is known around the world for its catalog of lifestyle programming, especially in the food and family space. These are great programs for the entire family.”