From a media release:
Four Peaks Media GroupÂ announced today their official Canadian launch. Formed in Los Angeles in January 2015, the company is co-owned by Canadians Ben Nemtin, Dave Lingwood, and brothers Duncan and JonnieÂ Penn, who created, starred, and co-executive producedÂ The Buried LifeÂ (MTV). Four Peaks brings their experience from in front of the camera, to behind it, concentrating on impact storytelling andÂ The Buried Lifeâ€™sÂ tradition ofÂ changing lives.
Four Peaksâ€™ slate includes projects and partners in scripted, unscripted, and branded content projects. Three confirmed for broadcast in 2015/2016 are:Â Greatest Party Story EverÂ (co-produced with Den of Thieves for MTV US, premiering January 2016) focused on the funniest, craziest, most unbelievable stories from everyday people, brought to life in part through animation;Â LetterkennyÂ (co-produced with New Metric Media for CraveTV) based on the web seriesÂ Letterkenny Problems;Â and one-hour specialÂ Rocky Mountain RenoÂ hosted by Trista and Ryan SutterÂ (co-produced with Tricon Films for HGTV US; premieringÂ May 31).
Additionally, Super Channel has givenÂ The Buried LifeÂ film development funding for first-look rights to air the feature-length documentary in English Canada, they are developing tech seriesÂ The WozÂ (working title) with Steve Wozniak and Kari Byron, as well as a scripted project with Executive Producer Vin Diesel.Â Four Peaksâ€™ has also collaborated on campaigns with The Weinstein Company for the launch of feature filmÂ The GiverÂ and followed that withÂ #EpicBucketList, a global campaign for Contiki, the #1 youth travel company in the world.