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Gigantic! Productions Names George McTeague SVP of Production & Development
McTeague previously served as MTV's Vice-President of East Coast Development.

[via press release from Gigantic! Productions]


Gigantic! Productions welcomes its first Senior Vice President of Production and Development, George McTeague. Previously MTV's Vice-President of East Coast Development, George has expressed his excitement to start a new chapter at Gigantic! Productions.

An 18 year veteran to the television industry, serving as a producer and creator of original content, George has served as Executive Producer on many different formats including: Made, House of Style, Cuff'd, TI's Road to Redemption, 8th and Ocean, The Vice Guide to Everything, Busted, Scarred, and Human Giant. In his new role at Gigantic! Productions, he will be spearheading both production and development for current and future projects.

"Gigantic's reputation for outstanding programming stands for itself. I'm excited to expand and grow with this company and the talented people here," said Mr. McTeague. Cheryl Horner-Sirulnick, Owner and Executive Producer at Gigantic! Productions, is confident that George's addition will augment the company's outstanding track record for award-winning documentaries and unscripted series. Ms. Horner-Sirulnick said,

"George brings a wealth of hands-on production experience and executive oversight to our team. He's an enthusiastic leader who will help increase and broaden our development slate."

About Gigantic! Productions

Gigantic! Productions was founded in 2001 by Cheryl Horner-Sirulnick and is based in TriBeCa, New York City. Gigantic!'s honest and uncompromising storytelling has garnered the production house numerous awards including a 2007 Prism Award for MTV's True Life: I'm Addicted to Crystal Meth and a 2008 Prism Award for the special I Won't Love You to Death: The Story of Mario and His Mom, and a 2009 Daytime Emmy Award for their work on MTV's True Life series. Gigantic! Productions' latest series Secretly Pregnant will premiere October 13th, 2011 at 10PM EST on Discovery Fit & Health.

To learn more, visit www.gigantic.tv

  [october 2011]  


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