MANCE MEDIA PACTS WITH LEGACY DISTRIBUTION ON INTERNATIONAL SALES FOR BOB VILA’S HOME AGAIN & SOUTHERN FRIED FITNESS
BOTH SHOWS RAN ON PBS
(Hollywood----January 23, 2013) Matthew Mancinelli, CEO of Mance Media and Dana Webber, president of LegacyDistribution, jointly announced today that Mance Media has entered into an agreement for the exclusive international distribution rights of two of Legacy’s successful domestic shows from their extensive library, “Bob Vila’s Home Again” and “Southern Fried Fitness.”
The distribution package consists of 440 half hour episodes of home design show “Bob Vila’s Home Again,” which had long runs on PBS and in domestic syndication. It is currently airing on the Retirement Living Network in the United States. Health and fitness show “Southern Fried Fitness” hosted by Robin Shea consists of 52 half hour episodes in HD and is currently airing on America One and various PBS affiliates.
“Dana Webber is well respected in the domestic television distribution arena. This partnership aligns our international expertise with her presence in the U.S. marketplace. We are looking forward to getting Legacy’s properties out to the world, saidMancinelli.
About Mance Media
Based at Sunset Gower Studios in Hollywood, Mance Media is a worldwide television production and distribution company. Its core business is the worldwide distribution of television to broadcasters in every territory of the world. Formed by international television executive Matthew Mancinelli in early 2012, Mance Media acquires, licenses, co-produces and co-finances a wide-range of programming for the international marketplace.