The BBC has commissioned Syco Entertainment and Thames (part of FremantleMedia UK) to produce a new Saturday night dance talent show, it has been announced.
Euston Films drama for BBC One and Hulu goes global
BBC Three serves up full portion of Eating with My Ex.
Amelia Brown, Managing Director, Thames (part of FremantleMedia UK) has announced the appointment of Shona Baldwin as the new Director of Development at entertainment label, Thames.
FremantleMedia UK shows and talent have been shortlisted for awards in various categories. Celebrity Juice (Talkback) has been nominated for the Bruce Forsyth Entertainment award. Britain’s Got Talent and The X Factor (Thames/Syco) are up for the Talent Show award. David Walliams and Simon Cowell have been nominated in the TV Judge category for Britain’s Got Talent and The X Factor.
Award-winning network UKTV has commissioned an exciting new UKTV Original from Talkback (part of FremantleMedia UK), Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier (8x60”) for its leading entertainment channel, Dave.
Our aim is to be the UK’s most innovative creative content business.
FremantleMedia UK, formerly independent production company talkbackTHAMES, is the UK production arm of FremantleMedia, the global production and content business of the RTL Group, Europe’s largest television and radio company.
FremantleMedia UK, consists of a group of labels, producing some of the UK’s most successful shows: Boundless, Euston Films, Retort, Talkback, Thames and Shotglass Media encompassing all digital and social media activity for FMUK’s programmes.
Liam Humphreys is the CEO of FremantleMedia UK Unscripted, overseeing Talkback Thames, Talkback, Thames, Boundless, and Shotglass Media. Scripted labels Euston Films and Retort report directly to Cecile Frot-Coutaz, FremantleMedia’s Group CEO.
Across the group the labels provide award winning programming for all major terrestrial, digital channels and digital outlets, with an unparalleled range of programming including: Britain’s Got Talent, The X Factor, Celebrity Juice, Take Me Out, Through the Keyhole, The Apprentice, You’re Fired, Love in the Countryside, Grand Designs, Birds of a Feather, Great British Railway Journeys, The Keith and Paddy Picture Show, QI and digital work for programmes including Britain’s Got Talent, The X Factor and The Apprentice. The group aired 397 hours of first-run programming in 2016.