Major Deals for Global Agency's Shopping Monsters
Juan Romero | On 04, Feb 2015
Last year around this time we reported on ‘Shopping Monsters’’ format being sold in Latvia, a year later “shopping Monsters’ is still making headlines. Global Agency announced on Monday that their hit format has been sold to RTL in Croatia, Tring TV in Albania and RTL Netherlands and Polsat Café in Poland have both signed up for a second season.
“Shopping Monsters is one of the most popular and most talked about formats of Global Agency. There has been a high level of interest in the show and we’re pleased to announce these deals. We are expecting to see it on air in 10 territories during 2015”, says Izzet Pinto, CEO of Global Agency.
This year a third season of Shopping Monsters will run through M6 in France and produced by Herve Hubert and VOX TV in Germany will run a fifth season. The format has been extremely well received internationally and has aired in Bulgaria (TV 7), the Netherlands (RTL 5), Hungary (FEM3), Romania (Prima TV), Ukraine (K1), Russia (CTC) and Latvia (TV3) and has been optioned to Greece, Canada and Australia. In Turkey, Kanal D has aired 700 episodes of the show.
Nataša Roksandić, Spokesperson and Head of Communications of RTL Croatia, commented: “This big international success is finally coming to the Croatian market. We hope that our viewers will enjoy it as much as it is enjoyed in other countries”.