Zodiak Belgium

Zodiak Belgium bolsters exec team with Dirk Ver Hoeye

Zodiak Belgium has bolstered its leadership with the appointment of Dirk Ver Hoeye as CFO. The exec, who begins the role next month, will be tasked with overseeing all financial operations for the Banijay Group-owned prodco. Ver Hoeye joins new MD Isabelle Dams, who joined the business earlier this summer. He boards Zodiak Belgium following […]

Zodiak Belgium names SBS exec as managing director

Zodiak Belgium has hired SBS’s Isabelle Dams as its new managing director. Dams joins in the autumn from SBS Belgium, where she led both Channel 5 and the company’s in-house production company. Dams will report to Banijay Group COO Peter Langenberg and is charged with developing and producing original content with local and global appeal. […]

Belgium’s RTBF buys Banijay’s Legacy

Belgian broadcaster RTBF has snapped up gameshow The Legacy from Banijay Rights. Zodiak Belgium is producing the show for RTBF’s French-speaking free-to-air channel La Une, which has ordered an 86 x 45-minute series of the programme, locally titled Les Associés. The gameshow finds contestants competing in a variety of games to take home a cash […]

Lat Am, Euro nets coax Wild Things

Broadcasters in Argentina and Denmark are the latest buyers of Zodiak Rights-sold entertainment format Wild Things. Telefe used the format’s dedicated hub in Argentina for its local 13x60mins remake, with Peppermind attached to produce, while Mastiff Denmark is creating an 8x60mins version for its compatriot, TV3. Other recent local adaptations include Shenzhen TV’s Chinese version, […]