Discovery Latin America acquires “Food Truck Face Off”

Discovery Networks Latin America/U.S. Hispanic will air the pilot and first season of the Peace Point Entertainment-produced competition series Food Truck Face Off (pictured) on cable net TLC.
July 8, 2014

Toronto-based distributor Peace Point Rights has sold the pilot and first season of Food Truck Face Off (pictured) to Discovery Networks Latin America/U.S. Hispanic.

The 13 x 60-minute competition series, which will air on Discovery-owned cable network TLC, was produced by Peace Point and follows four teams of entrepreneurs as they pitch food truck concepts to a panel of three judges and compete for customers in Los Angeles, Miami, Austin and Toronto.

The series is hosted by former NFL quarterback and sports commentators Jesse Palmer. The team that earns the most money over two days wins their own food truck for a year.

Peace Point Right has also sold Food Truck Face Off  to Asian lifestyle network LITV, which will air the series in Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei and Thailand.

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