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Salsano inks new development deal with Viacom

Producer SallyAnn Salsano has inked an exclusive partnership with American media conglomerate Viacom, encompassing development for MTV, CMT, BET, VH1 and Spike. Her production company, 495 Productions, is behind VH1′s Martha & Snoop’s ...
January 18, 2017

Producer SallyAnn Salsano has inked an exclusive partnership with American media conglomerate Viacom, encompassing development for MTV, CMT, BET, VH1 and Spike.

Her production company, 495 Productions, is behind VH1′s Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner, the highest-rated unscripted franchise launch on cable in 2016, which has been renewed for a second season.

Salsano is also behind the MTV hit Jersey Shore, Spike’s Tattoo Nightmares and Tattoo Nightmares Miami and CMT’s Party Down South.

This will be Salsano’s seventh overall deal with the media co.

“SallyAnn is a bona fide hit maker who has an infectious passion and amazing feel for our brands and what it takes to break through culture to connect in big ways,” said Nina  Diaz, head of unscripted programming for MTV and VH1, in a statement.

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Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

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