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SERGIO ALFARO THE EXEC BEHIND ‘FLEX AND SHANICE’ AND ‘THE NEXT 15’ SHARES WHY BEING HUMBLE IS KEY TO SUCCESS

I started working in television in 1996 on a show called “Motown Live” with Ken Ehrlich. In truth, I actually wanted to be a lawyer, but after “catching the bug” and taking a look around at the world I had entered, my mind was made up – and from then on, I made television my […]

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CNN with Eclipse CEO Sergio Alfaro

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=boU-K4I_q2M&feature=youtu.be

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Eclipse Is Introducing A Startup Approach To Building The Next Reality TV Empires

The rise of reality television ignited a revolution that transformed the landscape of entertainment for a digital age driven by social media. Dating back to cult classics like The Real World and Jersey Shore, to more recent hits like the Real Housewives and Love & Hip Hop franchises, seeing real people combat common conflict with […]

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Weinstein Co. Teams With CFDA for Fashion Awards Telecast

The Weinstein Company has reached a deal with the Council of Fashion Designers of America to produce the first-ever live telecast of the CFDA Fashion Awards. Under the agreement, Weinstein will produce and distribute a live telecast of the awards show and pre-show red carpet. No network partner has yet been announced. Harvey Weinstein and Patrick Reardon […]

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EclipseTV is Proud to Announce New Series “The Next 15” with TV One.

As a Radio One (co-parent company of TV One) shareholder (I own a few shares of stock in the company that I’ve been sitting on, hoping for a future payout), I’m certainly encouraged by the moves the TV arm of the business has been making, in order to bolster its standing in TV land. Certainly […]

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Eclipse Television Taps Veteran Reality Exec Sergio Alfaro As CEO

Reality production banner Eclipse Television is bolstering its executive ranks, naming veteran non-scripted TV exec Sergio Alfaro as CEO. Demarest Films and Kilburn Media announced in December they had have partnered to launch Eclipse, a full-service independent producer and financier of small-screen content. Prior to joining Eclipse, Alfaro served as President of Big Vida Entertainment […]

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Demarest Films & Kilburn Media Team to Launch Eclipse Television

Demarest Films and Kilburn Media have partnered to launch Eclipse Television, a full-service independent producer and financier of small-screen content. Leif Lillehaugen has been tapped as VP Scripted Television for the new venture, which will provide TV creators a with services including IP acquisition, development funding, and production deficit financing, both independently and alongside studio partners. […]

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