Net sets ‘Violence’ docu

Bolton to produce documentary

HOLLYWOOD — Helmer-producer Maryann De Leo and singer-songwriter Michael Bolton are to produce a documentary for Lifetime’s public advocacy campaign, “Our Lifetime Commitment: Stop Violence Against Women.”

Premiering in April, the hourlong doc will examine the personal and societal effect of gender violence, while spotlighting what individuals, communities, educators and the government have done to deal with the problem.

Cabler plans on using doc as the initiative’s programming centerpiece.

Allison Wallach, Lifetime Television’s VP, programming, will serve as the net’s exec in charge of doc production.

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