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Hey, How'd You Go From Child Actor to Successful Reality TV Producer, Josh Ackerman?

One man's journey from Disney Channel star to reality show producer

By Richard Horgan - December 30, 2013
In just a few short years, former Disney Channel star Josh Ackerman (The All New Mickey Mouse Club) has grown his Los Angeles production company, Bodega Pictures, into a fearsome reality TV player. Together with partners Ben Nurick, Justin Daniels and Zachary Werner, Ackerman is responsible for South Beach Tow, currently in its third season on truTV, and the new Food Network series On the Rocks, which debuted Nov. 17.

Bodega has three other reality TV series in development, none of which Ackerman was at liberty to discuss at the time of his telephone interview with Mediabistro. However, he did share some great stories about his decision to move on from acting and how he was able to break into the extremely competitive world of reality TV production.
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