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Kevin McCloud to take Jon Richardson, Alice Levine and Phil Wang on a journey of technological enlightenment in new Channel 4 series

Like most of us, comedians Jon Richardson and Phil Wang and broadcaster Alice Levine have concerns about what lies in store for humankind. However, one man remains ever optimistic about technology and the future, and that man is Kevin McCloud.

Ho, ho ho… Keith Lemon and pal Holly Willoughby go ‘Christmas Shopping’

‘Shopping with Keith Lemon' is commissioned for a second series & a Christmas special

Get Set For The X Factor: Celebrity!

This year, The X Factor is back but not as we know it… Well-known faces with dreams of becoming superstar singers will be fighting for the chance to be crowned The X Factor 2019 Champion in The X Factor: Celebrity.

Spice Girl Mel B to Join ITV2’s Celebrity Juice as New Team Captain

ITV2 and Talkback (part of Fremantle) can confirm that Scary Spice Mel B will be a new team captain on the award-winning panel show, Celebrity Juice, when it returns to screens this autumn.

E4 Taps Thames to Rake Over Social Media In Rob Beckett’s Savage Socials W/T

E4 has commissioned Thames, part of Fremantle, to create a brand-new series looking at the world of celebrities and social media: welcome to Rob Beckett’s Savage Socials W/T. The 10-part series (8x45’ and 2x60’) will see funny man Rob Beckett diving head-first into a pool of social media’s most topical, hilarious and outrageous content, all while offering the most savage commentary on TV.

Thames to Go Wild in the Aisles with Supermarket Sweep

Thames, part of Fremantle, is set to bring back TV phenomenon Supermarket Sweep for ITV2.

The 20 x 60-minute series will be a remake of the much-loved gameshow and will return to screens as a prime-time nightly show. Confirmed to host the series is the inimitable, Rylan Clark-Neal.

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Our aim is to be the UK’s most innovative creative content business.

We are the UK production arm of Fremantle, one of the largest and most successful creators, producers and distributors of scripted and unscripted content in the world. Fremantle are part of RTL Group, a global leader across broadcast, content and digital, and a division of the international media giant Bertelsmann.

Our business consists of a group of labels, producing some of the UK’s most successful shows: Boundless, Euston Films, Hare and Tortoise, Talkback, Thames and Shotglass.

Across the group the labels provide award winning programming for all major terrestrial, digital channels and digital outlets, with an unparalleled range of programming including: Britain’s Got Talent, The X Factor, The Greatest Dancer, Celebrity Juice, Take Me Out, Through the Keyhole, The Apprentice, You’re Fired, Love in the Countryside, Grand Designs, Birds of a Feather, Great British Railway Journeys, The Keith and Paddy Picture Show, QI and digital work for programmes including Britain’s Got Talent, The X Factor and The Apprentice.

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“This is the most creatively engaging job I’ve ever had, and I’m constantly challenged to develop and expand my ideas.” Amelia Wilson, development runner with Thames