LUCKY 8 is an unscripted production company founded in 2014 by veteran producers and partners Kim Woodard, Greg Henry, Isaac Holub and George Kralovansky. In just two years, leveraging the combined experience of its veteran creative team, Lucky 8 has created and produced a wide range of successful series and specials, from blue-chip documentary to formatted reality, in genres spanning comedy, science, food and adventure.
In March 2016, A&E debuted Lucky 8's unprecedented breakout hit 60 Days In. The documentary series - which follows volunteers who go undercover as inmates in Indiana's Clark County Jail - received rave reviews and currently stands as the #1 new unscripted series on cable and the #1 show for A&E. The series now airs in more than 100 territories and has inspired multiple spinoffs, currently in development. Season 2 premieres in August 2016.
Other current programming from Lucky 8 includes A&E's Behind Bars: Rookie Year, which also debuts Season 2 in August; Kids BBQ Championship for Food Network; 3 Scientists Walk Into a Bar for Weather Channel; Alaska Aircrash Investigations and the recent groundbreaking documentary The Unknown Flag Raiser of Iwo Jima for Smithsonian Channel. The company also has series in development for networks including A&E, Discovery, Food, Animal Planet, Smithsonian Channel, Travel, OWN, TLC and Lifetime.
Additional Lucky 8 credits include lauded Showtime documentary Bronx Obama, Weather Channel's Kait Parker Explains the Universe and Animal Planet's No Limits.
Lucky 8 TV is headquartered in New York City.