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GRB sells “BBQ”, “ER” into Discovery LatAm-U.S. Hispanic

The California-based producer-distributor has secured deals that will see factual titles BBQ Pitmasters (pictured) and Untold Stories of the ER head to Discovery Networks Latin America-U.S. Hispanic.
January 25, 2016

California-based producer-distributor GRB Entertainment has secured deals that will see factual titles head to Discovery Networks Latin America-U.S. Hispanic.

Discovery has acquired four seasons of grilling competition series BBQ Pitmasters (pictured) for Latin America, as well as four seasons of Untold Stories of the ERfor the U.S. Hispanic arm of Discovery Communications.

Produced by Original Media, BBQ Pitmasters sees staunch barbecue grillers square off against one another in a cooking competition that is blind-judged by three professionals, including series veterans Myron Mixon and Tuffy Stone. The series airs on Discovery’s Destination America in the U.S.

The GRB Entertainment-made docudrama Untold Stories of the ER, meanwhile, recounts the most bizarre cases from real-life emergency room doctors as they deal with life and death situations. The series airs on TLC in the U.S.

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Daniele Alcinii is a news reporter at realscreen, the leading international publisher of non-fiction film and television industry news and content. He joins the rs team with journalism experience following a stint out west with Sun Media in Edmonton's Capital Region, and communications work in Melbourne, Australia and Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter at @danielealcinii.

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