Endemol Shine Israel

Finland’s Nelonen becomes first to ‘Save The Date’ with Israeli format remake

Finnish broadcaster Nelonen has become the first international buyer to commission a local version of dating and relationship show Save The Date. The format, originally created by Endemol Shine Israel, follows single women as they attempt to control their love life by setting a wedding date before they have even begun to search for their […]

Endemol Shine Israel unveils latest avatar-based format to hit market

Queens producer Endemol Shine Israel has unveiled a new dating format that uses avatars to keep celebrity contestants’ identities hidden. Mystery Star Date uses motion capture technology, which allows the celebrities to be represented by personalised avatars that keep their identity hidden whilst they date non-famous suitors. At the end of the series, once a […]

Exclusive: Arte buys Hebrew-language menopause dramedy ‘Fifty’

French and German broadcaster Arte has picked up Israeli comedy drama Fifty, TBI has learned. The eight-parter was produced by Banijay-owned Endemol Shine Israel for domestic broadcaster Yes TV and created by novelist and screenwriter Yael Hedaya, who was behind Betipul (In Treatment). The Hebrew-language dramedy will debut 16 July on Arte and tells the […]

Israel’s Kan11 orders magical workplace sitcom

Israeli pubcaster Kan11 has commissioned a new scripted comedy series set in a bizarre department store, from Endemol Shine Israel. The eight-part The Store That Has It All has been created by Uzi Weil and Shalom Gad, with Eitan Zur to direct. Banijay Rights will distribute the show internationally. It follows the silly and heart-warming […]

New Endemol Shine Israel boss as Kuperman exits

Amir Ganor will take over Endemol Shine’s Israeli production business after longstanding CEO Elad Kuperman said he was leaving after more than a decade. Kuperman is the founder of Kuperman Productions, which ultimately became Endemol Shine Israel. He will exit the business at the end of the year. “After 11 years building what has become […]