From a media release:
Committed to developing unique content for a global audience,Â Corus Studios, a division ofÂ Corus Entertainment, announced today thatÂ Rust Valley RestorersÂ (8×60), will be available worldwide onÂ NetflixÂ onÂ August 23. The series is among the slate of original programming developed by Corus Studios for HISTORYÂ®, representing a strategic move by Corus Studios to complement its robust slate of Lifestyle series by investing further in factual programming.Â Rust Valley RestorersÂ garnered attention inÂ CanadaÂ this past winter ranking among the Top 5 programs on HISTORY*.
Based in the foothills of theÂ Canada’sÂ Rocky Mountains,Â Rust Valley RestorersÂ profiles the unique car restoration community in the “Rust Valley” and a restoration shop that stands apart from the rest. Led by the shops easily identifiable dreadlocked owner,Â Mike HallÂ and his colourful crew transform rusted wrecks into collectible cars. Together they passionately work to return cars to their former glory â€“ sometimes for trade, sometimes for sale, and not always at a profit.
Rust Valley RestorersÂ is produced by Mayhem Entertainment in association with Corus Studios for HISTORY. Corus Studios is represented byÂ Rita Carbone Fleury, who oversees the global sales of Corus’ original content slate and brokered this deal.