LMNO links up with Passion

Encino-based LMNO Productions has partnered with London-based distributor Passion Distribution on a multi-year deal to shop Meteorite Men and Over Your Head internationally.
March 23, 2011

Los Angeles-based LMNO Productions has teamed up with London-based distributor Passion Distribution on a multi-year deal to shop two series internationally.

Passion will be bringing three seasons of Meteorite Men, featuring meteorite hunters Geoff Notkin and Steve Arnold and totaling at 23 hours, and five seasons’ worth of home reno show¬†Over Your Head, totaling 143 episodes, to MIPTV.

In the U.S., Meteorite Men is produced for Discovery Science and currently airs on the Science Channel, while Over Your Head airs on HGTV.

LMNO president and CEO Eric Schotz said in a statement that Passion Distribution CEO Sally Miles and her team “have the passion it takes to sell and create international hits. This hopefully is the beginning of many deals to come.”

“They have great shows that have performed so solidly in their primary territory and have become strong returning brands,” said Miles of LMNO.

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