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Portfolio sells lifestyle into Asia and the UK

Toronto-based Portfolio International has sold several hit lifestyle and factual series into Israel, Singapore, South East Asia and the UK. Discovery UK has picked up Campus Vets which follows the dramatic stories of students and animals at one of the world's most modern veterinary schools. Portfolio also sold Chef Abroad, which sees Chef Michael Smith take viewers on culinary journeys discovering food traditions from around the world, to Ananay Israel, which picked up the first two seasons, and Singapore's Mediacorp which snatched season one. In addition, two culinary series, Restaurant Adventures of Caroline and Dave and seasons three and four of Chef At Home, were picked up by Asian Food Channel.
July 20, 2010

Toronto-based Portfolio International has sold several hit lifestyle and factual series into Israel, Singapore, South East Asia and the UK. Discovery UK has picked up Campus Vets which follows the dramatic stories of students and animals at one of the world’s most modern veterinary schools. Portfolio also sold Chef Abroad, which sees Chef Michael Smith take viewers on culinary journeys discovering food traditions from around the world, to Ananay Israel, which picked up the first two seasons, and Singapore’s Mediacorp which snatched season one. In addition, two culinary series, Restaurant Adventures of Caroline and Dave and seasons three and four of Chef At Home, were picked up by Asian Food Channel.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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