Endemol Shine North America Signs Producer Wes Kauble To Overall Production Deal
March 14, 2018 - Endemol Shine North America has signed an overall production deal with "Beat Shazam" co-creator Wes Kauble, it was announced today by Sharon Levy, President, Unscripted and Scripted Television, Endemol Shine North America.
The co-creator of hit FOX series "Beat Shazam," Kauble will create original unscripted series and formats for Endemol Shine North America via his newly launched Interrobang Entertainment banner. Kauble will focus on developing new game and competition series with both domestic and international appeal.
"Wes is a remarkably talented producer and creator and I'm thrilled to have him joining our ranks here at Endemol Shine," says Levy. "Wes has some great format ideas that we are already exploring for the U.S. market and hopefully can develop to take out globally, as well."
Added Kauble, "With Endemol Shine, I'm confident that I've found the perfect home for the next stage of my career. Sharon and the rest of the team have welcomed me with open arms and we're going to set the world on fire in 2018 with some game-changing new shows."
Kauble previously served as Senior Vice President of Development at Apploff Entertainment, where he served as the Co-Executive Producer of the first two seasons of "Beat Shazam" starring Jamie Foxx.
Kauble also helped launch international formats "Million Dollar Money Drop" and "Boom!" in the U.S. Kauble got his start as a writer for the revival of "The Newlywed Game."
Kauble is repped by Matt Horowitz at CAA.
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Endemol Shine North America delivers world-class content and compelling storytelling to multiple platforms in the U.S. and across the globe. Endemol Shine North America is part of Endemol Shine Group, the global content creator, producer and distributor with a diverse portfolio of companies that are behind some of the most prominent hit television formats and series in the world.
Its Endemol Shine Latino division oversees all Spanish and Portuguese-language operations across Latin America, including newly launched studio Endemol Shine Boomdog, which produces original content for both the U.S. Hispanic and Mexican markets. Subsidiary production companies include Authentic Entertainment, Truly Original, and 51 Minds Entertainment.
Endemol Shine Group's companies in North America are behind such hit series as Big Brother (CBS), Ink Master (Spike), MasterChef (FOX), MasterChef Junior (FOX), Swamp People (History), The Real Housewives of Atlanta (Bravo), T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle (VH1), Steve Austin's Broken Skull Challenge (CMT), Page Six TV (Syndicated), Billion Dollar Buyer (CNBC), Fear Factor (MTV), Best.Cover.Ever. (YouTube), I'm Dying Up Here (Showtime) and upcoming Trading Spaces (TLC), Deal or No Deal (CNBC) and Staten Island Hustle (CNBC).