Franco Porporino Jr. Strikes First-Look Deal With Pilgrim

Franco Porporino Jr. Strikes First-Look Deal With Pilgrim

The Executive Producer known for rebooting American Chopper is the latest to sign with Pilgrim Media Group.

We’re thrilled to announce that Executive Producer Franco Porporino Jr. has signed a first-look deal with Pilgrim Media Group. Franco has been instrumental in several Pilgrim series including Wicked Tuna and the American Chopper reboot, as well as a brand new series announced earlier this year, Hoffman Family Gold.

“Franco is a true force of nature with a wealth of strong talent relationships,” said Pilgrim CEO Craig Piligian. “His company’s mission of discovering and fostering new voices while also championing familiar ones fits perfectly with ours.”

Franco was just as excited with the deal, “I’m honored to embark on this exciting collaboration with Pilgrim Media Group after having worked with them on Hoffman Family Gold and American Chopper. I’ve been a huge fan of Craig Piligian and his team for years. Like Pilgrim, I’m passionate about championing emerging talent, compelling storytelling and exploring innovative formats, and we’re already super-charging a variety of projects in development.”