Original Series Part of Electus International’s MIPCOM Highlights


NEW YORK: Electus International is bringing to the market in Cannes a lineup of original series developed by Electus, along with third-party titles.

Highlights for the company are two seasons of the social experiment Dating Naked, from Lighthearted Entertainment; the culinary game show Food Fighters; the series Jane the Virgin, adapted from a Venezuelan telenovela; and a revived version of Candid Camera. Along with two titles from Steve Rotfeld Productions, Xploration: Awesome Planet and Xploration: Outer Space, additional offerings are Southern Justice, Canada’s Smartest Person, Wake Up Call and King of the Nerds.

Also being presented at MIPCOM are Dog and Beth On the Hunt, Breaking Greenville, The Moment of Truth, Years of Living Dangerously, Operation Change, Online Dating Rituals of the American Male, National Park Secrets & Legends, Tahiti Quest, Bet On Your Baby, Running Wild with Bear Grylls and the fifth season of Mob Wives: New Blood.

“Our goal of consistently bringing our clients the most diverse programming available stems from Electus International’s deep commitment to providing the best content in the distribution business,” said John Pollak, the president of Electus International. “The titles we bring to the market have proven global appeal and this couldn’t be more true than with our new lineup.”