Davina McCall

ITV’s ‘Masked Singer’ shapes up with host and judges confirmed

UK broadcaster ITV’s adaptation of The Masked Singer is shaping up, with a host and star-studded judging panel confirmed for the 2020 show. Comedian and presenter Joel Dommett – a known stand-up who has presented the likes of ITV2’s I’m A Celebrity…, Hey Tracey! and Singletown – will take on hosting duties for the talent […]

UKTV orders Davina McCall talkshow

UK digital channel operator UKTV has ordered a new talkshow fronted by British TV personality Davina McCall and made by First Dates prodco Twenty Twenty. For Warner Bros.-backed Twenty Twenty the commission marks a move into the talkshow genre. The as-yet-untitled studio talkshow will run to 8x60mins and be filmed this summer. It will go […]

Sky orders darts gameshow from ITV

Pay TV operator Sky has commissioned One Hundred and Eighty, a darts-based gameshow for its flagship entertainment channel Sky 1. The show will be made by ITV Studios, the content arm of UK commercial broadcaster ITV. Well-known UK host Davina McCall will front the show alongside former professional cricketer Freddie Flintoff, and the show will […]

ITV to experience Life at the Extreme

The Million Pound Drop presenter Davina McCall is to front an ITV factual series that looks at the world’s most extreme environments. Life at the Extreme is a 4x60mins series from Grant Mansfield’s Plimsoll Productions. The show follows McCall’s travels to the hottest, coldest, deepest and wettest places on Earth, to look at the lives […]

Five Minutes to a Fortune heads to Italy

UK entertainment format Five Minutes to a Fortune is being piloted in Italy. A local version, Cinque Minuti per una Fortuna, is being made for Mediaset’s Canale 5, marking the first time the show has moved beyond the UK where it was originated. TBI was the first to reveal that Sony Pictures Television-backed producer Victory […]

Exclusive: Davina McCall to host new Channel 4 gameshow from Sony

UK commercial broadcaster Channel 4 has commissioned a new gameshow from Sony, Five Minutes to a Fortune, TBI has learned. The new daytime show will be fronted by Million Pound Drop and ex-Big Brother host Davina McCall. It will be made by Victory, the UK production company owned by Sony Pictures Television. Victory is currently […]