MTV’s Ex on the Beach goes local

Formats-headerstranded with a millionViacom has inked several deals for local versions of its MTV UK reality dating format Ex on the Beach and sealed options for MTV US show Stranded with a Million Dollars.

ex on the beachSony’s Viasat 3 channel in Hungary has greenlit a local version of Ex on the Beach.

Paprika Latino will make the 22-episode Hungarian series, which will be stripped on the channel four nights a week.

There are now eight local versions of the format and second season has just been ordered by MTV in the Netherlands and a third season in Sweden, where it is on

VIMN also said it has sealed option deals for is US format Stranded with a Million.

Metronome has it in Denmark and Meter in Sweden – both part of Endemol Shine Group – and in Chile it is with Chilevisión.

Laura Burrell, head of formats, International Programme Sales, VIMN said: “Aside from the captivating premise of [Stranded with a Million], the format introduces a fresh spin and a brand-new filming technique to the reality survival genre, which we are confident will excite and intrigue international producers and broadcasters looking for their next big reality hit.”