This week, Talking TV reports from Cannes on Mip TV 2017 and the lucrative search for weird and wonderful global formats.

NBC reality chief Paul Telegdy discusses the search for the next Voice and ITV Studios formats boss Mike Beale discusses the return of the gameshow.

Broadcast international editor Manori Ravindran reveals the market’s hottest shows and dissects the continued success of naked survival formats and a growing number of shows featuring badly behaved OAPs.

Elsewhere, Bafta-winning director Kieran Evans visits the studio to discuss CC Lab’s Escape From History, a documentary about the Manic Street Preachers for Sky Arts’ rock documentary strand.


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