ShineReveille nabs 'The Wanted'
To distribute upcoming NBC reality series internationallyShineReveille International has acquired NBC's upcoming reality series "The Wanted" for worldwide distribution.
"The Wanted," which premieres on NBC on July 20, features an elite team of operatives in search of real terrorist targets.
"The Wanted is a one-of-a-kind primetime series with cinematic production values and a huge built-in global audience," said Chris Grant, president of ShineReveille International.
"The Wanted" team includes: Roger Carstens, one of the world's pre-eminent authorities on counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency; former Navy Seal Scott Tyler, an expert in urban reconnaissance and unconventional warfare; David Crane, a decorated former U.S. intelligence official and the first American to serve as chief prosecutor of an international war crimes tribunal since Justice Robert Jackson at Nuremberg; and Emmy-winning investigative journalist Adam Ciralsky. Ciralsky and documentary filmmaker Charlie Ebersol serve as executive producers of "The Wanted."
The first episode follows Kurdish/Iraqi Mullah Krekar, the founder and leader of Ansar Al Islam, an internationally designated terrorist organization that has been accused of killing hundreds of Westerners the world over.