Stellify Media


Sony strikes format deals for Stellify’s ‘Beauty Queen & Single’

Sony Pictures Television has struck two European format sales for Beauty Queen & Single, which is produced by Northern Ireland indie Stellify Media. Dutch broadcaster NPO 3 (KRO NCRV) has commissioned the series, known locally as Pretty & Single in the Netherlands, with 6 x 40 minutes episodes which are set to premiere on 30th April. […]

Making a physical gameshow for Netflix

Kieran Doherty joint-MD of Stellify Media, producers of Blind Date and Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?, explains how the Sony-backed prodco scored a gameshow commission with Netflix.    It all started when Stellify joint-MD Matt Worthy had an idea for a gameshow where you are not allowed to move – and if you do move, something […]

ITV confirms Who Wants to Be a Millionaire reprisal

UK broadcaster ITV is bringing back quiz format Who Wants to Be a Millionaire. The series, which Sony Pictures Television sells internationally, hasn’t been on British screens since 2014, but will return with Jeremy Clarkson as host. The new series will come from Sony-backed indie Stellify Media, and will run to seven 60-minute episodes. The […]

Dave adds Spanish street game show format

UK entertainment network Dave has ordered a local version of a Spanish game show set on the street. Comedian Jason Byrne will present Don’t Say it, Bring it, with Belfast-based Stellify Media attached to produce 20 half-hour episodes for the UKTV-owned network. The series is based on a Phileas Productions format in which a presenter […]

Sony launches Northern Ireland prodco

Sony Pictures Television is launching a production outfit in Northern Ireland. Stellify Media is a joint venture with Kieran Doherty (left) and Matt Worthy (right, below), the creators behind BBC One’s international quiz format Secret Fortune and ABC’s reality gameshow Take the Money and Run. Based in Belfast, Stellify will seek to create original content […]