Channel 10


Zodiak, Endemol Shine join Armoza’s Famiglia

Zodiak Fiction has optioned comedy series La Famiglia for France, and Endemol Shine has taken it for Chile. The comedy hails from Israel where it was a hit for terrestrial broadcaster Channel 10. It is produced by United Studios of Israel. Armoza is selling it internationally and struck the Zodiak and Endemol Shine deals. It has […]

Israel’s Glam creates formats development unit

Israel’s Studio Glam has created an international development division, which will create new formats. Studio Glam ID will sit alongside producer Studio Glam, working out of Tel Aviv as a separate entity. The division will focus on partnerships with broadcasters, producers and distributors that create international formats. Studio Glam said it would use an “innovative” […]

Latin American net is Still Standing

Panamanian channel Medcom has acquired the 25-episode Antena 3 series Ahora Caigo from Israeli distributor Armoza Formats. Ahora Caigo comes from Gestmusic Endemol is based on Israeli format Still Standing, which has been sold to the likes of NBC in the US and runs to more than 2,000 episodes globally. It will play on Medcom-owned […]

Brazil’s TNT adapting Israeli sex industry drama

Turner Broadcasting System’s Brazilian channel TNT is creating local version of Israeli drama Allenby. The commission marks TNT Brazil’s first large-scale original production, and will run to eight episodes, according to distributor Armoza Formats. The original show is a psychological drama set on Tel Aviv’s nightlife spot Allenby Street, and follows a stripper that is […]

TF1 remaking Israeli comedy Little Mom

French commercial broadcaster TF1 has acquired remake rights to Israeli comedy Little Mom. Scarlett Production has gone into production on a French version, which will likely broadcast on TF1 next year. This comes after French broadcaster AB Groupe collaborated with Scarlett on a French-language pilot. ABC Groupe has international distribution rights to the French show. […]

Gran Plan unveiled in Finland, Russia

Armoza Formats’ cross-generational format The Gran Plan is being remade in Finland and Russia. Finland’s MTV3 has partnered with Banijay Finland to create a local primetime remake with an “all-star golden girl cast”. The network has already run Armoza’s Connected, which is into its third season. “After the success of Connected, we’re thrilled to partner […]

SBS pay channel captivated by Hostages

Australian pay TV channel STUDIO has acquired Israeli drama Hostages. The 10x60mins drama will launch on the SBS-owned channel in August, marking the first time an Israeli-language series has run on the network. Hostages has already sold to broadcasters such as BBC Four in the UK and Canal+ in France. The series follows a surgeon […]

MIPTV 2014: Dori’s Power Couple step out in Cannes

Dori Media Group is hoping it is has the next big Israeli-originated hit on it hands with Power Couple, which it will launch at MIPTV. The show has performed very strongly on Channel 10 in Israel, improving its slot average by over 80%. Off the back of that performance, the broadcaster has ordered a second […]

Canal+ captures Israel’s Hostages

French premium paycaster Canal+ has acquired Israeli thriller drama Hostages. In France, the show is distributed by Armoza Formats in partnership with local sales house Ace Entertainment. It will air on Canal+ in March following the agreement. The BBC in the UK has already acquired this original version of the drama, which launched on Channel […]

CME founder Lauder to sell Channel 10 stake

Ronald Lauder is reportedly selling his stake in Israeli commercial free TV station Channel 10 – a move that will allow the network to qualify for a new broadcasting licence. Israeli’s news sources are reporting Lauder, who is heir to the Estée Lauder cosmetics empire and the founder of Central European Media Enterprises, is selling […]