The Hotel Inspector


Twofour racks up Oz and Kiwi sales

UK-based Twofour Rights has shopped a raft of programming to buyers in Australia and New Zealand. Free TV net Nine has bought Indus Films-produced Feeding the Super Rich and Feeding The Super Rich Christmas special and Boomerang-produced one-off fact-ent show Million Pound Movers. Pay TV outfit Foxtel has acquired Alex Polizzi shows Alex Polizzi’s Secret […]

Channel 5 delves into Secret Italy, Underground Britain

Channel 5 has ordered a raft of new factual programming, including a new series about psychopaths, a new Alex Polizzi show featuring Italy and its first drama doc. The commercial broadcaster, which is in the throes of being acquired by Viacom, has commissioned six new doc series. GroupM Entertainment, the production arm of the media […]

Globosat learns Cumming’s Urban Secrets

Brazilian satellite channels operator Globosat has bought Urban Secrets, a UK-produced series in which actor Alan Cumming explores the hidden pasts of Britain’s cities. The TwoFour-created travelogue show first broadcast on satcaster Sky Atlantic, and has since sold to the likes of SBS in Australia. Globosat has now acquired it along with doc Home of […]

News brief: BBC orders Alex Polizzi special

BBC Two has ordered a Christmas special with Alex Polizzi, the presenter best known as the face of fact ent series The Fixer and The Hotel Inspector. The 1x60mins series, Alex Polizzi’s Perfect Christmas (WT), has been commissioned for BBC Two by channel controller Janice Hadlow. It will show viewers how craft seasonal décor and […]

Hotel Inspector visits global broadcasters

Broadcasters in Europe, Australia and Asia have acquired The Hotel Inspector, the factual entertainment series from UK indie Twofour. Sky Italia has acquired seasons eight and nine, while Fox International Channels Spain has bought seasons 4-7 and will broadcast them on travel-themed channel Canal Viajar. SBS in the Netherlands has bought season 6-7, while MTG-owned […]

Twofour Rights bringing Hotel Inspector to Cannes

Twofour rights is bring Alex Polizzi to Cannes to promote its fact-ent series The Hotel Inspector. A year after launch, Anthony Hughes, Twofour Rights’ commercial director says the UK indie’s decision to move into distribution is paying off. “We were doing the math and could see 30% of international sales going into the P+L of […]