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Super ratings for Superkids launch in The Netherlands

Super ratings for Superkids launch in The Netherlands

April 25, 2015

More than 1.5 million Dutch viewers tuned in to RTL4 on Friday evening for the launch of the highly anticipated Superkids and became the #1 show of the evening in its timeslot. Read more

Fantastic results for Talpa's Puppet Show final - million - viewer mark surpassed!

Fantastic results for Talpa's Puppet Show final - million - viewer mark surpassed!

April 20, 2015

More than 1 million Dutch viewers tuned in to Friday evening’s unveiling of Tique as the winning puppet on Talpa’s entertaining new variety talent competition The Puppet Show on SBS6. Read more

Talpa's The Big Picture travels to Thailand

Talpa's The Big Picture travels to Thailand

April 15, 2015

The Big Picture, the game-changing format on which the show’s app users can be selected to participate on the TV program on-screen in real time, has been sold to Thailand, the show to air on free-to-air channel True4You later this year, will be produced by AP&J. Read more

South Africa 60th country to launch local edition of The Voice

South Africa 60th country to launch local edition of The Voice

April 14, 2015

A just-signed deal with South Africa, broadcaster M-Net has catapulted vocal competition blockbuster The Voice to the magical number of 60 local productions, airing in over 180 countries. Read more

The Big Picture renewed for 2nd season in The Netherlands

The Big Picture renewed for 2nd season in The Netherlands

April 13, 2015

The Big Picture, the highly successful connected game show on which viewers using the show’s special app can actually be selected to participate on the TV program on-screen in real time, has already been renewed for a second Dutch season. Read more

British ITV acquires John de Mol's Talpa

British ITV acquires John de Mol's Talpa

March 12, 2015

Agreement was reached today with British media concern ITV plc to acquire Talpa Media BV, founded and owned by John de Mol. ITV is paying an initial amount of €500 million for Talpa. However, contingent upon profit performance over an eight-year period and De Mol’s continuing involvement in the company, the final price could increase to €1.1 billion. Read more

Global success of The Voice continues with the phenomenal start of new season in the US and Italy

Global success of The Voice continues with the phenomenal start of new season in the US and Italy

February 26, 2015

The 8th series of The Voice US launched on NBC Monday night to exceedingly high ratings. More than 13.6 million viewers tuned in for the first episode of the high profile vocal talent competition, resulting in a strong rating of 4% for the network. These results beat the previous series finale. Tuesday evening even outperformed the Monday launch numbers, becoming the #1 show by a +58% margin. 13.8 million viewers watched this second episode. Read more