Shine International unveils MIPTV slate

Shine International will be entering the MIPTV market with more than 15 new programs.
April 7, 2010

Shine International will be entering the MIPTV market with more than 15 new programs. The slate includes Princess Productions’ upcoming BBC One series This Is My Story, which ends with a judge choosing one person to win a publishing deal; Dragonfly’s documentary series One Born Every Minute, which goes behind the scenes in a maternity ward and also from Dragonfly, Goldsmiths, which follows art students from the iconic university trying to become the next art sensation. Shine International also has many titles from Shine TV, including History Cold Case, game show What Do Kids Know? and The Naked Office, which is a social experiment that attempts to boost employee morale with an all nude office. The new programming also includes Friday TV’s game show Minute to Win It and competition show Generations, and Meter Film & Television’s Stars in the Kitchen. Shine International also has signed international distribution deals for 11 new third-party shows, including VH1′s Tough Love Couples and TV Land’s Harry Loves Lisa. The distrib will also represent TLC’s Addicted and Hoarding: Buried Alive, as well as Gone Too Soon, Ian Halperin’s Micheal Jackson doc. Shine International will also be debuting content from Shine Group’s Scandinavian Metronome Group as well as the Electus slate via Electus Distribution.

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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 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.