The X Factor Simon Cowell's fronted talent show has made stars out of Leona Lewis and Shane Ward.
Britain's Got Talent Another Simon Cowell format, the last series drew an average audience of 9.6million.
I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! Has-been celebrities battle it out in the jungle to revive their career while Ant and Dec run the show. The show has revived the careers of Kerry Katona and Peter Andre.
Benidorm Johnny Vegas comedy featuring working class Britons in a Spanish holiday resort.
News Knight Trevor MacDonald fronted comedic look at the news, was slated for being too similar to the Beeb's Have I Got News For You.
Tough Gig Top comedians spend time with unusual groups of people including hippies and psychics before trying to perform stand up for them.
Get a Grip Ben Elton and Alexa Chung bombed in this topical newsroom meets sketch comedy show.
Teenage Kicks Ade Edmondson show about the mid life crisis of a separated 49-year-old punk dad living with his children in their university flat.