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Sony Pictures Television, “Biggest Loser” creator sign overall deal

Sony Pictures Television and producer Dave Broome (pictured) have signed a two-year overall deal to create unscripted television series.
January 27, 2014

Sony Pictures Television (SPT) and producer Dave Broome (pictured) have signed a two-year overall deal to create unscripted television series.

Broome will create and produce content through his company 25/7 Productions. His credits include creating and exec producing The Biggest Loser, coproducing the Spanish-language docuseries Dale Con Ganas with Gloria and Emilo Estefan’s prodco Estefan Enterprises, producing the sports doc Two Days in April for Netflix, and digital series including AOL’s Jocks & Jills. 

SPT is known for producing Shark Tank, The Sing-Off, The Queen Latifah Show and The Dr. Oz Show. 

“Dave has a great track record of producing captivating unscripted series that resonate with viewers,” said Holly Jacobs, SPT’s executive VP for U.S. reality and syndicated programming.

Broome added: “Holly and the entire team at SPT are true forces of nature in our business and I couldn’t be more excited to be working together as we continue to grow 25/7 Productions.”

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Managing editor with realscreen publication, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Darah is an award-winning journalist who has spent over two decades covering a wide range of issues from real estate and urban development to immigration, politics and human rights, primarily with The Vancouver Sun. Prior to joining realscreen, she was editor of Stream Daily, realscreen's sister publication covering the dynamic global digital video industry. She also served a stint as a war reporter in Afghanistan for television and print, and was a national business blogger with Yahoo Canada.

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