Former American Chopper EP Franco Porporino Inks Overall Deal With Thom Beers BoBCat
EXCLUSIVE: Executive producers behind two of Discovery Channels signature series of the past two decades, Deadliest Catchs Thom Beers and Jeff Conroy and American Choppers Franco Porporino, will be collaborating together. Porporino has closed an overall deal with BoBCat, the Los Angeles-based production company of Beers, Conroy and Sarah Bernard.
Porporino, who played a pivotal role in bringing back American Chopper to Discovery Channel, brings to BoBCat an extensive slate of unscripted and scripted projects currently in development.
“Were delighted to add Franco Porporino to the BoBCat family,” said Beers. “The energy that he brings to projects is unmatched, and were looking forward to it having a home here with us.”
In addition to The Deadliest Catch, Beers and Conroy are known for creating and producing Ice Road Truckers, Storage Wars and Bering Sea Gold. BoBCats latest series, The American Farm, airs on History.
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