Contact: Jack TarantinoRegion: United States




Title: VP Production, TLC West Coast
Genre: Factual
Region: United States
E: jack_tarantino@discovery.com
W: www.tlc.com

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TLC is a global brand that celebrates extraordinary people and relatable life moments through innovative nonfiction programming. A top 10 cable network in key female demos, TLC has built successful consumer brands around series including Cake Boss, and has transformed Fridays into "BrideDay" with a lineup of wedding-themed programming anchored by the Say Yes To The Dress franchise. In 2012, TLC had 28 series averaging 1 million P2+ viewers or more, including four series that averaged 2 million P2+ viewers or more: Here Comes Honey Boo Boo, Breaking Amish, Long Island Medium, and Sister Wives.

TLC is available in more than 99 million homes in the US and more than 300 million households in over 150 markets internationally.

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Jack joined TLC in March 2014. Tarantino comes to TLC from the now shuttered Style Network, where he served as Vice President of Original Programming, overseeing the day-to-day of new and recurring series for the network. Tarantino was instrumental in launching several original series including Hot Listings Miami, fan favorites Jerseylicious and Big Rich Texas. Prior to joining Style, Jack was one of the most sought after show runners working in the business. During this time, he produced some of television’s biggest and splashiest franchises including The Real Housewives for Bravo and Mob Wives for VH1. His other producing credits include Ace of Cakes for Food Network, Baldwin Hills for BET and One Born Every Minute for Lifetime as well as other projects for ABC, ABC Family, VH1 and MTV.