NEW DEALS FOR GIL FORMATS
TLV • October 2017
Gil Formats, secures deals on three of its formats in key European territories just before MIPCOM 2017:
Factual entertainment format, ‘Pregnant & Platonic’, was recently taken in Holland by Vincent TV following the commission of the format by the BBC.
The format, co-developed by Gil Formats with US based production company MY Entertainment, centres on men and women who are looking to have a child without getting romantically involved, through the process of co-parenting.
‘Life on Duty’, an observational Fact. Entertainment format that follows characters from different emergency services and contrasts the professional lives of these heroes with their often neglected personal lives, was optioned in Italy by Bulldog TV following the successful launch of the format in Spain September 6th, on Mediaset’s Cuatro. The format also aired in Israel on Channel 10 that has now commissioned a second season following the success of the first one.
Factual entertainment format, ‘Street Jury’ that was co-developed by Gil Formats and Studio Glam was acquired in Spain by the prod co NeverSeen Media. The format is a fun, feel good format where two people who have a dispute take their case to the street – to be judged by 25 random jurors.