Press: January 2012

Electus International Acquires Global Distribution Rights For Two Reality Series From Howard Schultz’s Lighthearted Entertainment

Ben Silverman’s multimedia entertainment studio Electus, an operating business of IAC (Nasdaq: IACI), today announced that its global distribution arm, Electus International, has acquired the global distribution rights for two titles from Howard Schultz’s Lighthearted Entertainment, Next and Anything for You.

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Electus Appoints Veteran Television Executive Bruce Seidel as CEO of Electus’ New Food-Centric YouTube Channel

Ben Silverman’s multimedia entertainment studio Electus, an operating business of IAC (Nasdaq: IACI), today announced that former Senior Vice President of Programming for Cooking Channel, Bruce Seidel, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Electus’ new food-centric YouTube channel..

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Electus Secures a Three-for-One Project Development Deal With National Geographic Channel

Ben Silverman's multimedia entertainment studio Electus, an operating business of IAC (Nasdaq: IACI), today announced that the Company has secured a three-for-one project development deal..

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Fashion Star – The New Series From Electus – To Premiere Across Asia On Diva Universal

Fashion Star – a new reality competition show hosted and executive produced by Elle Macpherson – will premiere across 20 countries in Asia on DIVA Universal in Spring 2012, following the show’s debut on NBC in the U.S. on Tuesday, March 13th at 9/8c.

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Electus International Secures ‘Mob Wives’ Global Presence In Close To 100 Countries As Season Two Heads To Australia, Canada And Latin America

Ben Silverman’s multimedia entertainment studio Electus, an operating business of IAC (Nasdaq: IACI), today announced that its global distribution arm, Electus International, has secured distribution deals with major networks in close to 100 countries..

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Electus Secures Global Distribution Rights For Spike TV’s Reality Television Series Flip Men, American Digger And Car Lot Cowboy

Ben Silverman’s multimedia entertainment studio Electus, an operating business of IAC (Nasdaq: IACI), today announced that Electus International, the Company’s global distribution arm, has secured the global distribution rights for three unscripted series from Spike TV, Flip Men, American Digger and Car Lot Cowboy to be sold at market during NATPE

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Starz, The Weinstein Company and Electus Collaborate on Epic New Original Series, "Marco Polo"

"Marco Polo," the legendary pioneer and explorer from the 13th century, will have his tale told in an epic new scripted original series, as announced jointly by Starz, LLC, President and CEO Chris Albrecht, The Weinstein Company's Co-Chairman, Harvey Weinstein, and Electus Chairman and Founder, Ben Silverman.

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Electus Appoints John Pollak President of Electus International

Ben Silverman's multimedia studio Electus, an operating business of IAC (Nasdaq: IACI), today announced that former Shine International Executive Vice President, John Pollak, has joined the Company as President of newly formed Electus International, effective January 1st.

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