TBI Formats April/May 2019

This issue includes;

Costume drama The runaway success of The Masked Singer is putting costume-led formats back in the spotlight and sparking interest in other quirky, visual shows

Banijay’s Catch The latest format from Germany’s Brainpool TV serves up a game of ‘tag’ unlike anything anything you’ve ever seen. TBI visits the Cologne set

The giants among formats K7 Media’s ‘Tracking The Giants’ uses historical and current data to pinpoint the underlying trends in TV format sales worldwide

Keshet’s 2025 In the “near future” of Keshet’s innovative new format 2025, everything has a price – even good will. TBI reports from the Israeli set

Aftercare, or afterthought? With ITV2’s Love Island facing backlash over its aftercare practices, do casting directors and producers need to re-examine duty of care?

Plus: Formats Hot Picks

Viewpoint: Inside Netflix’s Flinch