Media RED LogoProducer Tom Leach has signed a first-look deal with Sony Pictures Television to develop and produce unscripted TV formats and series under his new production company, Media RED.

Sony Pictures TV 2Prior to launching Media RED, Leach worked as VP Development & Current Programming under Mark Burnett at One Three Media, where he helped develop Space Race for NBC with Burnett and Richard Branson and produced TBS’ Trust Me, I’m A Game Show Host. He previously spearheaded internal format development at Discovery Channel, where he helped develop the first two seasons of documentary series Curiosity: The Questions Of Life.

Media RED, which recently set up projects at FYI, Pivot, Funny or Die and Red Bull TV, is repped by Rebel Entertainment Partners and Del Shaw Moonves.