Endemol Israel

Dutch net reworks Israeli romcom

Dutch channel Net5 is working up a local version of Israeli romantic comedy The Baker and the Beauty (fka She’s With Me). Net5 has licensed the format from Keshet International, which launched it internationally at MIPCOM in 2013. The 8x45mins Dutch version has FremantleMedia-owned FourOne.Media producing the show ahead of an April 2015 debut. The original […]

MIPTV 2014: Endemol packs Host in the Box

Endemol’s MIPTV formats slate is headed by Israeli crowdfunding show Fundastic and German fish-out-of-water series Host in a Box. The format allows viewers to interact via a crowdfunding budding entrepreneurs pitch ideas to a panel of judges. The show was developed by Endemol Israel and Reshet, the Israeli commercial broadcaster that Endemol invested in late […]

Endemol ‘buys into Israeli channel’

Big Brother creator Endemol has bought into Reshet, the Israeli company that jointly franchises local net Channel 2, according to local reports. The deal sees Endemol inject US$28.4 million into the network in return for a 33% share but is subject to regulatory approval, according to Israeli news outlet Haaretz. The structure of the deal […]