Michael Lolato

Networks explore factual with GRB

GRB Entertainment has made wildlife and extreme nature programme sales to broadcasters in Japan, China, France and Poland. Nippon Television Japan and Hubu Media China both picked up When Fish Attack, an in depth, analytical look at unexpected underwater attacks. Hubu also acquired When Animals Bite Back, which features real-life encounters with captive and wild […]

GRB hires sales director from A+E

Melanie Torres has joined GRB as director of international sales. The US-based producer and distributor recently hired another former A+E exec, Marielle Zuccarelli, and Torres has now joined her on the team. The new recruit will cover Latin America, US Hispanic, central and eastern Europe, CIS and Spanish-speaking Europe for GRB. At A+E she was […]

News brief: GRB snags train and drinking show Chug

GRB Entertainment has taken international rights to Chug, the upcoming National Geographic Channel travel series. The show follows Zane Lamprey as he travels to exotic locations by train in search of local food, customs, alcoholic beverages and drinking buddies. “We’ve long been fans of Zane’s style and adventurous nature which is a huge part of […]