Sportsheets Featured in New Showtime Series
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. — Sportsheets International supplied gear for the set — bondage room — of the new Showtime series, “Submission.”
Sportsheets’ accolades include winning more than 50 awards; dozens of mentions in Cosmopolitan, Men’s Health, Lifehacker.com, and being the first adult novelty company to be named in Inc. Magazines Top 5,000 list two years in a row, and also has received a Bloomberg Businessweek mention.
“Sportsheets continues to break barriers and stereotypical thinking regarding sex,” says Tom Stewart, CEO and founder of the company. “From Playboy and GQ to steady product mentions in Cosmopolitan magazine, mainstream press loves our brands and our quality.”
According to the company, the show, “Submission,” the series starts with an obsession over a book about sexual submission that leads the character Ashley to the door of its mysterious author and opens her eyes to the possibilities of BDSM.
Sportsheets President Julie Stewart said, “We’ve had products placed in many venues, ‘The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ and ‘The Real Housewives of Orange County,’ ‘The Kris Jenner Show,’ ‘The Rachel Ray Show,’ ‘Pain and Gain’ with Dwayne Johnson -The Rock, ‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians,’ 2013 ‘Marriage Bootcamp: Bridezillas,’ ‘The View,’ ‘Mike & Mindy,’ ‘Khloe and Lamar,’ and ‘Blind Date,’ but this is even more special to us because it’s Showtime.
“Jacky St. James is a talented female writer and director. We’re really proud to see our products utilized to explore all women’s fantasies. Shows like this allow couples to watch and discuss their sexuality together with new and different themes. She does is wonderful in leading her character through the world of whips, chains and much, much more.”