Bake with Anna Olson


Peace Point making a noise with Lauda doc

Toronto-based distributor Peace Point Rights is launching a new doc about racing driver Niki Lauda at MIPCOM. Lauda: The Untold Story tells the story of the driver’s recovery from an horrific 1976 crash that almost cost him his life. There is footage of Lauda and insight from the man himself as well as other iconic […]

Scripps EMEA, Asia Pac join Canuck show

Scripps Networks’ UK & EMEA and Asia Pacific units have come on board Canadian culinary series Bake with Anna Olson. The Scripps Networks International subsidiaries have co-commissioned season two of the Peace Point Entertainment-produced show, which Shaw Media-backed Food Network in Canada originally ordered. Pastry chef Anna Olson front the series, showing viewers how to […]

Lifestyle sales for Peace Point

Canada-based distributor Peace Point Rights has shopped 120 hours of lifestyle and factual fare to broadcasters around the world. Discovery has acquired food wagon competition series Food Truck Face off (via Italy-based distributor Beep Omnimedia) for Italy, Switzerland and Monaco. In Australia, Foxtel has picked up 40x30mins Bake with Anna Olson (pictured) while Scripps has taken […]

News brief: Peace Point shifts 120 hours

Canadian distributor Peace Point Rights has sold more than 120 hours of factual and lifestyle programming to broadcasters around the world. Asian broadcaster LITV has acquired 13x60mins series Food Truck Face Off, while the 13x30mins Colin and Justin’s Cabin Pressure has gone TV2 in Norway and TV2 in Hungary. RTL Lounge in the Netherlands and […]

News brief: Scripps buys Peace Point lifestyle shows

Scripps Networks International has acquired a trio of lifestyle shows from Canada’s Peace Point Rights. These are the 65x30mins Fresh with Anna Olson, 20x30mins Bake with Anna Olson and 14x30mins Keasha’s Perfect Dress. Nick Thorogood, senior VP, content and marketing, Scripps UK & EMEA, said: “Anna Olson has become one of our most popular chefs […]

News brief: Lat Am nets bags Peace Point series

Discovery and Chello in Latin America have acquired food and wedding-themed factual series from Canadian vendor Peace Point Rights. Discovery has bought 14x30mins series Keasha’s Perfect Dress (below), which follows a bridal consultant as she opens her own boutique; and seasons one and two of Food Jammers, which sees construction masterminds creating culinary contraptions. Chello […]

Pepe Echegaray’s PE to rep Peace Point in Lat-Am

Canadian distributor  Peace Point has inked a deal with PE Media, the Latin America-focused distributor run by former Power sales executive Pepe Echegaray. PE Media will handle sales of Peace Point programming in Latin America. Echegaray said that there is strong demand for Peace Point’s programming in the region, notably from the pan-regional cable channels. […]