Patti Stanger brings another family of matchmakers to the cable channel
Bravo Media unveiled four new reality programs on Monday: “#obsessed,” “Apres Ski,” “High Stakes Style” and “Family Love.”
The unscripted programs include a latest trends round-up show hosted by the SRSLY girls; another that follows luxury ski instructors; a show following fashion designer Shannon Mattingly; and a match-maker project produced by Patti Stanger.
“Our latest crop of development is all about connecting Bravo viewers with who they definitely must know and what they absolutely cannot live without,” said Lara Spotts, senior vice president of Development for Bravo Media. “From a glimpse inside a luxury ski resort to a curation of what’s new and what’s next, Bravo has its finger on the pulse of the latest trends for our viewers to keep up at the watercooler.”
Here are descriptions of the new series in the cable channel’s own words:
“#obsessed” (working title)
Produced by Embassy Row with Michael Davies, Richard Korson, Alexandra Fiber and Danielle Gibson as executive producers.
Hosted by internet sensations the SRSLY girls, Danielle Gibson and Alexandra Fiber, “#obsessed” is a comedic “let’s talk about it” round-up featuring two best friends and obsessionados who are totally up to speed on the latest trends from the most eccentric health crazes like ‘oil pulling’ to the newest foodie renaissance of toast, yes, toast. So whether you want to impress your friends at a party this weekend or look hip in front of your kids at the dinner table, “#obsessed” is your go-to guide for everything you need to know, want to buy and wish you had.
“Apres Ski” (working title)
Produced by Tricon Films and Television, with Andrea Gorfolova and Jeff Hevert serving as executive producers.
Luxury and world-class ski resorts attract instructors from all over the world vying for jobs on the mountain to showcase their expertise while delivering the premiere experience to their demanding clientele. It’s the ultimate synthesis of business and pleasure for the staff, as they ski by day and lodge together by night. From fresh tracks to Apres Ski off the slopes, you can be sure that instructors and guests alike seek thrills both on and off the mountain.
“High Stakes Style” (working title)
Produced by Intuitive Entertainment with Mechelle Collins and Kevin Dill serving as executive producers.
Following fashion inventor and home shopping superstar Shannon Mattingly, “High Stakes Style” features Shannon and her team as she looks to invest in unique one-of-a-kind beauty and style solutions. The smash success of Shannon’s own creation, “Showstoppers,” a double stick designer tape, launched her fabulous lifestyle and career. With her direct experience, abounding wherewithal and an equally exuberant opinion to match, Shannon will help budding entrepreneurs kick start their beauty and fashion businesses while also turning a pretty profit.
“Family Love” (working title)
Produced by CORE Media Group and Bayonne Entertainment, with Patti Stanger, Jennifer O’Connell and Rob Lee serving as executive producers.
This project follows Lisa Galos and her totally unconventional family of matchmakers, including her beautiful single daughter, gay son, ex-husband, and even her ex-husband’s former mistress. If anyone understands the phrase, “the heart wants what the heart wants,” it’s this family that uses everyone’s unique skills to set up the hottest singles in Chicago.