Rive Gauche Secures Broadcast Deals for Factual Shows


LOS ANGELES: Rive Gauche Television has sold several titles, including Kid Diners, to broadcasters around the globe in the lead-up to MIPTV.

Starz in the U.S. picked up the 13-episode series Kid Diners, which takes viewers on a wild tour of unique dining experiences from the perspective of two kids who love to eat. Regal Media Group in the Philippines went for Fix It & Finish It and Ultimate Homes, while Foxtel Australia secured Operation Repo, Catch My Killer, Evil Twins, Happily Never After, Ice Cold Killers, Most Likely To… and Sins & Secrets.

Additionally, Discovery UK and CBS AMC Networks signed on for multiple seasons of Operation Repo. Polsat Poland, meanwhile, took My Strange Addiction and My Crazy Obsession. Fox Asia and AETN UK, CEE, Benelux went for Homicide Hunter, while AETN CEE also took Ice Cold Killers.

The Dog Whisperer brand was snapped up by Cineplex and Mediaplex in Thailand and by Nat Geo in several European territories. Macias Group in Mexico also signed on for the brand.

“The explosion of options available to viewers continues to make RGTV’s high-quality brands very attractive in the marketplace,” said Jon Kramer, the CEO of Rive Gauche.