New York City-based production company Locomotive Entertainment Group has announced that it is open for business. Locomotive is a boutique house that is made up of Locomotive Creative Service, which develops and produces programming, and Locomotive Distribution. The group is headed up by Gabriel Gornell, an experience creative and producer who has worked with A&E, Discovery, HBO, History, MTV, NBC, ESPN, and National Geographic Channel, among others. The distribution arm is led by former Miramax executive, Colleen Seldin, Locomotive is currently in production on a broadcast special for Discovery Channel called Tyrannosaurus Sex, which will premiere in the fourth quarter of 2009. Locomotive will be at MIPCOM.
- RS West ’18