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DISCOVERY CHANNEL’S CURIOSITY CONDUCTS EXPERIMENT TO SEE IF ORDINARY CITIZENS CAN BE BRAINWASHED TO CARRY OUT ASSASSINATION

24 Oct 2012
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“Brainwashed,” airing Sunday, Oct. 28 at 9 PM E/P on Discovery Channel’s CURIOSITY series, follows a group of individuals who agree to participate in a televised study about hypnosis. However, what they don’t know is that over the next few days, each will be asked to complete a series of increasingly demanding tasks, designed to whittle down the most susceptible to hypnosis and commanded to kill.

ATLAS MEDIA SIGNS REP AGREEMENT WITH CAA

20 Sep 2012
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Atlas Media Corp., one of the world’s leading independent producers of non-fiction television series and specials – and a range of theatrical documentaries, branded content and digital entertainment — has entered into an agency representation agreement with Creative Artists Agency (CAA).

Travel Channel Greenlights Second Season of Hotel Impossible

28 Jun 2012
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CHEVY CHASE, MD (June 28, 2012) – Following the success of the premiere seasons of Travel Channel’s original series “Hotel Impossible” and “Baggage Battles,” the Network has greenlit production for second seasons of both hit shows. “Baggage Battles” will begin filming 14 half-hour episodes in July, and “Hotel Impossible” will begin filming 13 one-hour episodes next month as well. Additionally, a third […]

Travel Channel Greenlights Additional Episodes of Hotel Impossible

18 Apr 2012
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TRAVEL CHANNEL GREENLIGHTS ADDITIONAL EPISODES OF ATLAS MEDIA’S “HOTEL IMPOSSIBLE.” CHEVY CHASE, MD (April 4, 2012) – Travel Channel today announced plans to order five additional episodes of “Hotel Impossible” a week prior to its scheduled debut. The five additional episodes will bring the first season to a total of 13 one-hour episodes. “Hotel Impossible,” […]

Atlas Media ups Lorri Leighton to SVP of programming

05 Jan 2012
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Atlas Media Corp. has upped Lorri Leighton, most recentlyVP of programming for the New York City-based prodco, to the position of senior VP of programming, effective immediately. Leighton, a veteran programming executive who has worked on hundreds of hours of reality and documentary shows, will oversee all current programming at Atlas, with an emphasis on […]

ATLAS MEDIA CORP ANNOUNCES TWO MAJOR EXECUTIVE APPOINTMENTS

02 Aug 2011
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Jeanne McHale Waite to EVP/GM Abby Strauss to VP/Production NEW YORK, NY (August 2, 2011) – Atlas Media Corp., the New York based reality and documentary production powerhouse, today announced two senior level executive appointments: Jeanne McHale Waite, most recently the company’s Senior Vice President, has been promoted to the new position of Executive Vice […]