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Italy & Russia latest to Guess My Age

Broadcasters in Italy and Russia have become the latest to remake French game show Guess My Age. Sky network TV8 has commissioned Banijay Group-owned Magnolia to produce 45 daily episodes later this month, while U-TV  in Russia is getting 20 daily eps from another Banijay firm, Mastiff. The deals with format owner Vivendi Entertainment, whose […]

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 […]

Mediaset, Nine check in to Ramsay’s Hotel Hell

Spain’s Mediaset and Australia’s Nine Network are among new buyers of Gordon Ramsay’s latest series for Fox, Hotel Hell. TV Joj in Slovakia and Skjarrin in Iceland round of the new sales distributor Optomen International has secured for the show, which debuted in the UK on Monday on Channel 4. The show sees celebrity chef […]

Formats to see in CEE

As NATPE Budapest gets underway, TBI speaks to the main players about selling formats into Central and Eastern Europe, breaking into emerging local territories and the booming market in constructed reality series Traditionally, the biggest buyers of formats in the CEE region have been Russia, Poland and Ukraine and while this triumvirate remain fertile ground […]

All3Media agrees TOWIE Spain and raft of scripted reality deals

Spanish producer Mediapro has optioned All3Media’s The Only Way Is Essex (TOWIE), paving the way for a local version of the constructed reality format to launch in Spain for the first time. The show airs on ITV2 in the UK (pictured) where it is in its ninth series. A raft of deals for constructed reality […]