Simon Cowell’s Syco Leisure, Fremantle and Chinese language conglomerate Shanghai Media Group have teamed as much as produce “The Magnificent Dancer,” a expertise present for China.
Tailored from Syco’s “The Best Dancer” format, the brand new present will probably be launched on SMG’s Dragon TV later this spring.
The primetime sequence will contain auditions, challenges and dwell performances. Dance routines are anticipated to vary in model from ballet, jazz, to hip hop.
Fremantle and Syco beforehand collaborated with SMG on a Chinese language adaptation of Syco’s hit “Received Expertise” format.
The brand new deal was brokered by Haryaty Rahman, Fremantle’s SVP of distribution, Asia, worldwide.
SMG is one in all China’s largest media and cultural conglomerates, with a variety of companies stretching from conventional radio and TV networks, by way of newspapers and magazines, drama and movie manufacturing and distribution, OTT and streaming, IPTV, on-line and console gaming, digital promoting, dwelling procuring and e-commerce, dwell leisure.
Producing greater than 12,000 hours of authentic programming per yr, and working greater than 70 codecs, Fremantle is concerned with exhibits together with “Received Expertise,” “My Good Good friend,” “Household Feud,” “The Younger Pope,” “Idols,” “American Gods,” “The Value is Proper,” “Neighbours,” “The X Issue” and “Deutschland 83.”
Syco is a three way partnership between impresario Cowell and Sony Music.