Unscripted

LMNO wants to bring home the bacon

The LA-based producers of CBS' I Get That a Lot and TLC's The Little Couple have entered into an exclusive partnership with entrepreneurs Justin Esch and Dave Lefkow, better known as The Bacon Boys, to develop a primetime reality series. (Pictured: Esch and Lefkow's "bacon coffin")
April 9, 2012

LA-based prodco LMNO Productions (CBS’ I Get That A Lot, TLC’s The Little Couple) has entered into an exclusive partnership with J&D Foods’ Justin Esch and Dave Lefkow, better known as The Bacon Boys, to develop a primetime reality series.

The Bacon Boys (not to be confused with The Bacon Brothers), based in Seattle, are on a self-described “never-ending quest to make everything taste like bacon” and have created assorted products to that end, including BaconSalt and the “Bacon Coffin” (pictured), presumably for those who want their afterlife experience to smell like a good, hearty breakfast.

LMNO traveled to Seattle to capture the frenzy surrounding the unveiling of the coffin for the upcoming series.

“Casting is at the center of all of our development at LMNO,” said Lori Rothschild, VP of development for the prodco. “We are constantly on the lookout for break-out characters like Justin and Dave.”

“A reality TV show based on our bacon-flavored antics will either make entertaining television, mark the doom of our society, or (most likely) accomplish both at once,” added Esch and Lefkow via a joint statement.

About The Author
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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