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Mike D Interviewed for Field and Stream Magazine

Lunkerville Wins Telly Award

New York, NY – June 6, 2007 — “Lunkerville”, the popular television show that features “real people with real fish stories”, was honored today with a Bronze Telly Award for Outstanding Achievement in Sports Broadcasting. “This is a wonderful honor for all of us at Rockville Pictures.” said Shannon Goldman, Co-Producer of Lunkerville. “Anytime you get acknowledged for your work, it’s reinforcement that you’re doing something right and good. We absolutely love making the show and…

Mike D Featured in New York Post

WFN: World Fishing Network Adds “Lunkerville” To The Lineup

New York, NY – March 27, 2007 — Rockville Pictures Inc. and WFN: World Fishing Network are proud to announce that “Lunkerville” will debut on WFN starting April 5th at 9pm EST. “When asked to be aired on WFN, we were delighted to make a deal. They have an amazing lineup of shows and are very serious about becoming a leader in sports programming” says Mike de Avila, host and co-producer of Lunkerville. “WFN complements our…

Lunkerville Wins Again at Sportsman Channel Awards

Orlando, FL – January 20, 2007 — “Lunkerville”, the popular television show that features “real people with real fish stories”, was singled out once again with its third consecutive “Viewer Favorite Fishing Show” award at the 4th Annual Sportsman Channel Producer Appreciation Event. “I’m blown away!” exclaimed Mike de Avila, Host and Co-Producer of Lunkerville. “Being honored with this award once was incredible, twice was awesome, but three times in three seasons is beyond amazing. We…

Water Channel Hosts “Lunkerville” Marathon Thanksgiving Weekend

(New York, NY) November 17, 2006 — The Water Channel, “Television’s New Wave”, has announced it will air a “Lunkerville” marathon on Saturday, November 25th, from 7pm to 11pm. Eight back-to back episodes of the popular, award-winning fishing show will air in prime-time, on Saturday night, during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.  “This is very exciting for us! Lunkerville will have major exposure during one of the most popular television-watching weekends of the year”, says Michael de…

Water Channel Reels in “Lunkerville” for its Launch Lineup

New York, NY – March 4, 2006 — Rockville Pictures is pleased to announce its ‘Viewer Favorite’ fishing program, “Lunkerville”, will begin airing on the Water Channel starting March 10, 2006. “This is very exciting for us because it means “Lunkerville” will soon be in another 35 million+ homes by summer – nearly three times the number of viewers we currently have”, states Mike de Avila, host and co-producer of the show. “That’s good news for…

“LUNKERVILLE” TV SHOW WINS BIG AT AWARDS SHOW IN VEGAS

Las Vegas, Nevada – February 15, 2006 – At the Third Annual Producer Appreciation Event hosted by The Sportsman Channel during the SHOT Show in Las Vegas, “Lunkerville”, the real people with real fish stories TV show, was awarded Viewer Favorite Fishing Show. “Lunkerville should feel very proud of their award, especially in this category, as it’s the viewers who ultimately decide if any of the shows on The Sportsman Channel are worthy,” stated C. Michael…

“Lunkerville” Honored with Three Prestigious Sportsman Channel Awards

Las Vegas, Nevada Rockville Pictures is proud to announce that it’s television program Lunkerville has won three top prizes at the 2004 Sportsman Channel Awards. Viewer Favorite Fishing Show Viewer Favorite Host (Mike de Avila) Best Freshwater Fishing Episode (Lunkerville on Ice) The ceremony was held at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada on January 28. Lunkerville airs five times a week and anchors the Friday Night Fish Fry block of fishing programs…

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