About Talpa Media
Talpa Media comprises Talpa Netherlands and Talpa Global. Talpa Netherlands consists of Talpa Content, the group’s in-house creative development unit for television formats and connected concepts, and Talpa Productions, the group's TV production unit that produces the shows for The Netherlands. Talpa Fiction, the company’s scripted arm, and MasMedia are separate production units focused on the development and production of formats.
Talpa Global is dedicated to the worldwide licensing of Talpa Content's formats and finished series. Its Global Productions division ensures the quality of Talpa formats across the globe, whereas Global Connect is globally operating and monetizing its in-house developed digital products. Global Music & Talent Agency monetizes the rights from talents during and after their participation on various Talpa shows.
Talpa Media’s global network includes production companies Talpa Media USA, the division of the Talpa Media Group based in Los Angeles, Talpa Middle East, headquartered in Dubai, as well as Talpa Germany with offices in Berlin and Hamburg. Other Talpa production companies, all 50-50 joint ventures, are Talpa UK, Talpa Italy and Talpa Nordic. Talpa also has a stake in Russian production company Mir Reality.
Talpa Media is a separate business unit within ITV Studios.
About Talpa Holding
Talpa Holding is a 33% shareholder in SBS Nederland, which operates four TV stations: SBS6, SBS9, NET5 and Veronica. Talpa Holding owns radio stations Radio 538, the market leader in the Netherlands, and SLAM!FM. In addition, Talpa has a minority stake in Radiocorp, which operates the radio stations 100% NL and Radio 10. Moreover, Talpa has its own record label, 8ball Music.
Talpa Media, formerly part of Talpa Holding, has been sold to ITV Plc and is a separate business unit within ITV Studios.