Three Broadcast Awards nominations for Studio Lambert
Gogglebox has been short listed in two categories –
Gogglebox returns with strong ratings
The second series of Gogglebox with 13 episodes rates above the Channel 4 average for 10pm slot. Last night’s episode (episode 4) was watched by 1.7 million viewers.
Undercover Boss wins Primetime Emmy second year running
Undercover Boss won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Reality Program for the second year running.
The series has been nominated for the award in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013, winning the category in 2012 and 2013.
Studio Lambert & Cross Street Films’ InRealLife in cinemas
The first feature film to address the relationship between teens and the Internet launches with a live satellite event reaching over 40 cinemas nationwide. Released on Sky Atlantic 19th November.
Girlfriends wins Best Dating Show at National Reality TV Awards
The popular ITV series picks up Best Dating Show at the National Reality TV Awards.
Channel 4 orders more Undercover Boss and Four in a Bed
Channel 4 has ordered a sixth series of Undercover Boss after the last series performed well and a further 40 episodes of hit daytime format Four in a Bed for broadcast in 2014 bringing the total ordered to 280 episodes.
Bravo orders US version of Gogglebox
Bravo Media in the US has ordered a half-
The People’s Couch (3×30′) features people watching and commenting on TV shows from the past week. The UK version, made by Studio Lambert, was first broadcast on Channel 4 earlier this year.
Andrew Kravis wins $2.6 million, the largest cash prize in gameshow history
In a two-
MSQ app is the #1 in America
The Million Second Quiz app has ranked as the number one free app on i-
Nearly 2 million people have downloaded the app and more than 25 million games have been played on it. The series launched on NBC on September 9th attracting 6.5 million viewers and a rating of 1.7 in the 18-
Channel 4 orders six part series about domestic staff
Channel 4 has ordered a series from Studio Lambert about how butlers, groundsmen and housekeepers are recruited through job ads in The Lady magazine.
The 6 x 60-
Greg Goldman joins as President, Studio Lambert USA
Greg Goldman has been appointed President of Studio Lambert USA, the Los Angeles-
In this new role, Goldman will report to Studio Lambert ceo Stephen Lambert and will create, sell, and oversee original series, as well as help Lambert bring Studio Lambert’s UK formats to the US market. Goldman was previously with Renegade 83 where he most recently created and executive produced Ready For Love for NBC and Capture for the CW.
How to Get a Council House performs well on Channel 4
Channel 4’s new series How To Get a Council House moved in to the schedule with an audience of over 2m on Thursday.
The Studio Lambert three-
Ryan Seacrest to host Million Second Quiz
American Idol host Ryan Seacrest has agreed to host The Million Second Quiz.
NBC’s President of Alternative Programming, Paul Telegdy commented that “Ryan is an accomplished host of live TV and a master of social media and pop culture. This makes him perfect for The Million Second Quiz.”
BBC Two orders series searching for Britain’s best amateur interior designer
BBC Two is set to hunt for Britain’s best amateur interior designer in a major early-
The channel has commissioned the company to make Britain’s Best Interior Designer (working title), which will pit home makeover enthusiasts against each other over 12 weeks. The show is being lined up to air in early 2014.
Channel 4 orders 13 episodes for series 2 of Gogglebox
Channel 4 has announced that following the critically-
TNT and BBC Three order versions of new job selection show
Five candidates apply for a job at a top company although one of the candidates is already a senior manager working there judging the candidates from the inside.
NBC orders Studio Lambert’s Million Second Quiz
NBC is taking the plunge with a new 24/7 live reality show created by Studio Lambert and produced with All3 America.
Paul Telegdy, President of NBC’s Alternative Programming said that “what is exceptional about Quiz is that it embraces technology’s ability to allow everyone in America to actively participate and compete in a way that has never been done.”
Studio Lambert celebrates its fifth birthday
The company was launched in April 2008.
CBS orders fifth season of Emmy-
winning Undercover Boss
CBS has ordered a fifth season of Undercover Boss.
Boss continues to perform strongly in the Friday 8pm time slot.
Stephen Lambert to receive C21/FRAPA Gold Award
Studio Lambert founder Stephen Lambert is to receive the C21/FRAPA Gold Award, presented in association with MipFormats.
The award is given in recognition of outstanding achievement and contribution to the formats business, and will be presented at MipFormats in Cannes after Lambert’s keynote address on Sunday April 7.
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Gogglebox launches on Channel 4
Gogglebox is Studio Lambert‘s new fast-
It is narrated by Caroline Aherne and will air on Channel 4 at 10pm on Thursdays from 7 March.
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ITV2 orders second series of Girlfriends
Following a successful first series, ITV2 has recommissioned Girlfriends, a Studio Lambert production based on a successful Israeli format.
Hosted by Emma Willis, the series follows three single women of different ages, life experiences and backgrounds as they meet for the first time with a common goal –