About Us

Eric Evangelista
Shannon Evangelista

Hot Snakes Media is responsible for some of the most watched and innovative content of the past decade.  Based on both coasts and led by husband and wife team Shannon and Eric Evangelista the company has shattered viewership records on Discovery Channel, TLC and discovery+.   They are responsible for the Critic’s Choice Award winning hit series DeafU now streaming on Netflix, this year’s most binged discovery+ show Pig Royalty as well as 11 ratings record setting seasons of the Breaking Amish franchise on TLC.

Before forming Hot Snakes Media Eric Evangelista spent 14 years as a broadcast news producer and newspaper journalist.  Shannon Evangelista started her career as a Federal Criminal Defense attorney specializing in organized crime. Later Shannon served as Assistant District Attorney in Orange County, CA before moving to New York to serve as a prosecutor in the Special Narcotics Division of the District Attorney's Office in Manhattan.