By Patrick Munn | July 30, 2018 - 3:26 pm | No Comments
MTV is turning to royalty for their next reality series. The VIMN backed channel has given the greenlight to The Royal World, a six episode series that will offer an inside look at the lives of young royals and aristocrats from around the globe as their worlds collide in a British countryside mansion.
By Patrick Munn | May 16, 2018 - 9:39 pm | No Comments
MTV UK is getting in on the AFP game. The Viacom backed broadcaster has teamed with Strongbow to commission Re-Freshers Week, a university themed competitive reality series that will transport participants back to the glory days of being a fresher.
By Patrick Munn | March 14, 2017 - 11:35 am | No Comments
MTV UK has renewed their local adaptation of the Teen Mom format, Teen Mom UK, for a second season, TVWise has learned. Eight episodes have been ordered for the show's second season, which is expected to air on the channel later this year.
By Patrick Munn | October 21, 2015 - 10:22 am | No Comments
Viacom International Media Networks UK are restructuring the programming management teams for both MTV UK and Comedy Central UK. Louise Holmes, who has been serving as VP of Programming for Comedy Central UK since 2013, has been named Vice-President of Linear and Multi-Platform Programming and will lead a new "combined creative" team, with responsibility for both MTV UK and Comedy Central UK. She will report directly to Jill Offman, Managing Director of Comedy Central UK and MTV UK.
By Patrick Munn | June 19, 2015 - 2:49 pm | No Comments
Viacom International Media Networks UK is handing Comedy Central UK boss Jill Offman an expanded role. The exec, who is currently MD of the comedy channel, has been named Managing Director of both Comedy Central UK and MTV UK.
By Patrick Munn | May 21, 2015 - 11:50 am | No Comments
MTV is continuing to build their Summer schedule. Fresh off of picking up a new music series and renewing Ibiza Live and Soundchain, MTV UK has ordered Hire Me, a new 8 episode factual entertainment format from Argonon owned indie Remedy Productions.