Keshet scores six-part car show for ITV4

UK broadcaster ITV has commissioned a six-part car show from Keshet Productions featuring daredevil Zef Eisenberg for ITV4. The channel will see Eisenberg trying to break the British land speed record in a car he plans to engineer himself. With more than 40 land speed records currently to his name, he previously completed the feat […]

ITV enters wrestling arena with AEW partnership

ITV has partnered with All Elite Wrestling (AEW) to air a major wrestling event on its pay-per-view Box Office channel as well as a pre-show special on ITV4.  The broadcaster is to air Double Or Nothing from Las Vegas, which will include headline matches featuring Kenny Omega and Chris Jericho, among several others. The event, which is […]

Twofour to produce ITV4 action show

ITV4 has commissioned Twofour to produce Take The Tower, which draws inspiration from classic Hollywood action movies to create a challenge show. The host, Hollywood action hero Dolph Lundgren (pictured) of Rocky, Universal Soldier and The Expendables blockbusters as well as upcoming films Aquaman and Creed 2, will challenge some of the toughest members of the […]

Canal+ secures new electric motorsport coverage

French pay TV operator Canal+ has secured rights to Formula E motorsport, the new category that pits all-electric cars against each other, for the next three seasons. Following a deal brokered by MP & Silva, Canal+ will televise live races for distribution in France, Andorra and Monaco. The Formula 1 Association has already struck a […]

TVCatchup ordered to drop channels in copyright case

UK internet TV firm TVCatchup has been ordered to stopstreaming channels from broadcasters ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5 after being found guilty of copyright infringement. In a high court ruling, issued last week, Catchup TV was found to have infringed broadcast copyrights by streaming 21 digital channels owned by ITV, Channel 4 and Channel […]