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Peacock Alley sells “High Tech Rednecks,” “Money Moron”

The Canadian producer/distributor has secured deals for the factual titles with networks in Asia, Europe, Australia and Canada (pictured: High Tech Rednecks).
September 24, 2013

Canadian producer Peacock Alley Entertainment has sold factual titles High Tech Rednecks (eight x 60-minutes, pictured) and Money Moron (24 x 30-minutes) to networks in Asia, Europe, Australia and Canada.

Discovery Asia, Discovery Poland, Australia’s Seven Network and RL Nitro Germany have picked up High Tech Rednecks, a Shark Teeth Films-produced docuseries that aired on Discovery Canada. The show follows redneck mechanics who build high-octane modifications for vehicles.

Meanwhile, Quebec’s TVA has acquired Money Moron, a financial advice series starring author Gail Vaz-Oxlade that originally aired in English-speaking Canada on cable net Slice.

The deals follow the launch of the company’s distribution division, which is headed by Craig McGillivray.

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Andrew Jeffrey joined Realscreen in 2021 as its news editor. Here, he helps to oversee assignment, reporting and editing for Realscreen's daily newsletter. Prior to his work covering documentary and non-fiction film and TV, he worked as a reporter and associate producer for CBC Edmonton, and as a reporter for The Star Calgary, where he covered daily news on beats such as local and provincial politics, health care and harm reduction, sports and education. His work has appeared in other Canadian news outlets such as TVO, the Edmonton Journal and Avenue Magazine.

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