“Nick is an incredibly talented creative executive and producer, with great vision and expertise across a wide spectrum of unscripted content,” DIGA Studios General Manager Tommy Coriale said in a statement. “He will be an invaluable asset in helping Diga Studios grow and broaden the scope of our unscripted output, and I am thrilled to have him on our team.”
Diga Studios recently was acquired by Allyance Media Group.
Tony DiSanto, CEO of Allyance and DIGA Studios, added about the new hire, “Nick Rigg is a strategic, thoughtful and seasoned executive with a clear and infectious passion for making great content.”
Van Toffler and Gunpowder & Sky will produce alongside Tony DiSanto who developed the project through DIGA Studios, part of the newly announced Allyance Media Group Company. Tommy Coriale will executive produce for DIGA.
— DIGA Studios to Become Part of Allyance Media Group —
NEW YORK, NY (September 10, 2018) – Producer Tony DiSanto, responsible for such hit shows as The Hills, Laguna Beach and Jersey Shore, and financier Matthew J. Bruderman, Chairman of Bruderman & Company, today announced the launch of Allyance Media Group, Inc., a platform-agnostic and multi-format media company focused on creating, developing and producing scripted, unscripted and branded content, as well as other forms of intellectual property across multiple platforms, including television, film, digital and books. The company will initially maintain offices in New York and Los Angeles.
Complex Networks, has partnered with DIGA Studios for a slate of original content. The scripted content, which will focus on the world of sneakers, hip hop and streetwear, will be comprised of story lines and characters reflecting the passions of the Complex audience.
MTV has released the official trailer for the second half of Teen Wolf Season 6, the series’ final episodes. And there are several familiar faces. Among them, Stiles (Dylan O’Brien), Derek Hale (Tyler Hoechlin), Jackson (Colton Haynes) and Ethan (Charlie Carver), to name a few.
Launching on July 30, the final 10 episodes of Teen Wolf, which find Tyler Posey’s Scott and his pack on the eve of their departure for college, with a new enemy rising in the shadows.
Deadline – July 7, 2017
Movieweb – June 1, 2017
Kevin Smith revealed this Moose Jaws artwork during a Facebook Live video, where he explained how he has been “building” the story for awhile, and that his old friend Tony DiSanto, who runs a company called Diga, will help the director get financing for this final True North trilogy movie. To help do that, they came up with a sales poster to help sell the movie, which was unveiled during this 10-minute live video.
Deadline – April 26, 2017
As Deadline has previously reported, MTV’s Scream was eying a revamp with a new cast, and now the network has confirmed details. The third season is getting a completely new cast and creative reboot, with new showrunner/exec producer Brett Matthews (The Vampire Diaries, Supernatural). Also signing as executive producers are Queen Latifah, Shakim Compere and Yaneley Arty for Flavor Unit Entertainment.
Read full article here: http://deadline.com/2017/04/scream-queen-latifah-new-showrunner-season-3-revamp-1202077736//
Deadline – April 24, 2017
TV-owned DiGa Studios ( MTV’s Teen Wolf, Scream), run by Tony DiSanto, has optioned bestselling author Amy Plum’s upcoming book Dreamfall for TV series adaptation. The book – a YA twist on classic horror stories A Nightmare on Elm Street and Flatliners – will be published on May 2 by HarperTeen, and a sequel, Neverwake, will follow in 2018. –
Deadline – April 29th, 2016
Tommy Coriale has been promoted to General Manager of DIGA, reporting to the production company’s co-founder and CEO Tony DiSanto. The new role expands Coriale’s current responsibilities as VP of Production to include oversight of business development and growth of the company.
VARIETY – March 22, 2016
Gunpowder & Sky, the youth-focused studio launched by ex-Viacom exec Van Toffler in January, has signed an exclusive deal for a film adaptation of “Eat, Brains, Love,” a comedic zombie road-trip novel by Jeff Hart.
G&S, backed by AT&T and Chernin Group’s Otter Media, is working on the project with DIGA, an independent production studio founded by former MTV executive Tony DiSanto, and author James Frey’s Full Fathom Five media and production firm.
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MTV – February 24th, 2016
Hosts Mac Lethal (YouTube star and rapper) and Amber Diamond (Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ’N Out) will trek to a different city each week, finding unsuspecting (and sometimes inebriated) contestants for their spontaneous game show.
Binge Thinking will air Fridays at 11:30/10:30c starting April 1. Watch the show’s trailer below and get your Fridays ready.
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The Wrap – March 10th, 2016
MTV has announced the new cast and set the premiere date for “Scream” Season 2. The TV adaptation of the late Wes Craven‘s classic horror film series will return on Tuesday, May 31. – See more at: http://www.thewrap.com/mtvs-scream-gets-season-2-premiere-date-reveals-new-cast/
CMT Press – March 10th, 2016
On the heels of revealing plans to double production of original series, CMT today announced that “The Ed Bassmaster Show” will round out the network’s new Thursday nights and will premiere on Thursday, April 14 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. View full article here
Real Screen – February 23rd, 2016
Viacom-owned cable network MTV has greenlit the international prank format MTV’s Bugging Out from New York-headquartered prodco DiGa.