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Extra: Celestial Tiger preps “Extreme Ends”; SBS Viceland highlights “Gays & Guns”

Celestial Tiger Entertainment preps Extreme Ends  Pan-Asian channel operator Celestial Tiger Entertainment (CTE) is teaming up with the Hong Kong Tourism Board on a reality series to air on CTE’s action channel KIX. The ...
May 31, 2018

Celestial Tiger Entertainment preps Extreme Ends 

Pan-Asian channel operator Celestial Tiger Entertainment (CTE) is teaming up with the Hong Kong Tourism Board on a reality series to air on CTE’s action channel KIX.

The four-episode series, Extreme Ends, will follow four celebrities from four Southeast Asian countries – casting has begun in Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines and Thailand – who bring along a travel companion to experience the action and adventure found in Hong Kong,

Extreme Ends (pictured) is set to begin production in July.

This is the second partnership between Celestial Tiger and the Hong Kong Tourism Board, which was for the original production The Ultimate BROcation.

SBS Viceland tells the story of Gays & Guns

Australia’s SBS Viceland will air ‘The Feed’ special Gays & Guns on June 12 at 7:30 p.m., which focuses on The Pink Pistols, young LGBTIQ+ people who are pro-gun, responding to the hate crimes across America.

‘The Feed’s investigative journalist Patrick Abboud gains access to the a group of LGBTIQ+ people who advocate for Second Amendment right for self-protection, in the special half-hour documentary.

The organization is one of the most rapidly growing pro-gun groups in the U.S.

Gays & Guns will also televise across Australia’s SBS on June 12 at 10 p.m.

Prime’s Russian travel series lands in Germany

French producer and distributor Prime Entertainment Group has sent its Russia Travel Guide series to Planet TV in Germany.

The 12 x 52-minute series takes viewers on a trip around the Russian territory to discover the culture and history of the world’s largest nation ahead of the 2018 World Cup this June.

Russia Travel Guide has previously sold to National Geographic in Poland, Canal Judicial in Mexico, Tabi channel in Japan, and Canal Viajar in Spain, among others.

About The Author
Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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