Discovery Italia

Discovery Italia adapts BBC format among four Casta Diva orders

Discovery Italia has picked up three new factual series, and returned a fourth, for its networks, with all shows hailing from local prodco Casta Diva. Factual game show Questa è Casa Mia is a local adaptation of the BBC format This Is My House, with the Italian version hosted by Tommaso Zorzi. In each episode, […]

Exclusive: Discovery takes ‘Don’t Forget The Lyrics’ back to Italy

Discovery in Italy has ordered a local version of Don’t Forget The Lyrics, the entertainment format that originated on Fox in the US. The show is being produced by Banijay Italia and it will air on Discovery Italia’s free-to-air network, Nove. It will be hosted by Gabriele Corsi and follows three contestants as they sing […]

Discovery & Walter Presents launch drama service in Italy

Channel 4’s VOD service for foreign-language drama, Walter Presents, will be teaming up with Discovery Italia, to deliver its dramas to the territory. Italian audiences will receive the service from September 2018, joining UK, US and Australian services. Discovery Italia will feature Walter Presents dramas, with subtitles, through its Dplay service, where audiences can watch […]

Embarrassing sales for Zodiak

Zodiak Rights has sold fact-ent series Embarrassing Bodies to a raft of broadcasters. Broadcasters including Nine Network (Australia), TVNZ (New Zealand), Discovery Italia (Italy), RTL (Holland), TV2 (Denmark), NRK (Norway), Fox (Finland), and Canal Vie (French Canada) have all bought season six of the series, in which people get medical help for a range of […]