The Chase

ITV Studios locks in CEE format deals

ITV Studios has struck several format deals in the Central and Eastern Europe region, including a remake of Surprise Surprise and Hell’s Kitchen. Romanian free-to-air broadcaster Antena has commissioned a local version of cooking reality series Hell’s Kitchen, which will go out on its flagship Antena 1 channel. ITV Studios has recently shopped the format […]

Turkey takes up The Chase

Turkish broadcaster Kanal D has acquired a local version of ITV gameshow The Chase. The format deal will see a local remake of the show on air in Turkey this spring, and brings the total number of countries airing a local version to seven. The news comes soon after distributor ITV Studios Global Entertainment sold […]

ITV Studios sells The Chase format

ITV Studios has shopped local versions of The Chase into Serbia and Croatia. In Serbia, RTS has ordered a 40x60mins local version of the gameshow and in Croatia HRT will air a 30x60mins version. The deals follow a recommission of The Chase in the UK on ITV, which has made a two-season, 324-episode order of […]

German net returns to The Chase

German regional broadcaster NDR has commissioned a second season of an ITV Studios gameshow format. ITVS Germany will produce a new 8x60mins run of The Chase (known locally as Gefragt Gejagt), including six episodes featuring local celebrities and two with members of the public. The first 6x60mins season aired last summer and scored a regional […]