Sportsman Channel & Pilgrim Studios Ink Three Series Deal

Pilgrim Studios
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Sportsman Channel

New Berlin, Wis. –-( Outdoor-lifestyle television network Sportsman Channel today announced it has picked up three new series from award-winning production company Pilgrim Studios, run by CEO and Executive Producer Craig Piligian.

Pilgrim’s partnership with Sportsman Channel includes three series rooted in the outdoor lifestyle and will debut on the network in 2014. The announcement was made by Marc Fein, Executive Vice President, Programming & Production at Sportsman Channel.

“With hit series like The Ultimate Fighter, Ghost Hunters, Top Shot and Fast N’ Loud – not to mention the pioneering Dirty Jobs and American Chopper – Pilgrim Studios has set the standard for the type of programming that most appeals to Sportsman’s devoted audience,” said Fein.

“Working with Pilgrim on our new original programming slate will raise the bar yet again for us, and will deliver top-quality programming to our red, wild, and blue audience.  We are looking forward to announcing details very soon about these compelling and entertaining new series.”

“Marc Fein and I have been friends and colleagues for many years,” added Piligian.  “I am thrilled Pilgrim is working with Sportsman Channel on shows that will entertain and excite the network’s loyal fans.”

About Sportsman Channel: Launched in 2003, Sportsman Channel/Sportsman HD is the only television and digital media company fully devoted to celebrating the all-American outdoors.  The network delivers entertaining and educational programming focused on the hunting, fishing and shooting lifestyle.  Sportsman Channel reaches more than 32 million U.S. television households. Stay connected to Sportsman Channel online at; Facebook, (; Twitter ( and and YouTube (

About Pilgrim Studios: Pilgrim Studios produces a wide variety of programming for television, including The Ultimate Fighter for Fox Sports 1; Ghost Hunters for Syfy; Swamp Pawn and Orange County Choppers for CMT; Only in America with Larry the Cable Guy for HISTORY; Fast N’ Loud and Street Outlaws for Discovery; Wicked Tuna for National Geographic Channel, David Tutera: Unveiled for WEtv; and Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s and Raising Whitley for OWN.

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