About

Formatbiz è uno strumento di lavoro per professionisti della televisione: autori e produttori. Attraverso il monitoraggio dei mercati internazionali dei Format e il contatto diretto con distributori, autori e produttori indipendenti internazionali, Formatbiz si propone di fornire stimoli e strumenti per individuare trends e macrogeneri del mercato internazionale dei format.

Formatbiz redige accurate ricerche sui format e sui trends di mercato internazionale.

Formatbiz realizza presentazioni video e dettagliate schede su argomenti di ricerche di genere, focalizzando le analisi sui principali macrogeneri della televisione mondiale, divisi tra scripted e unscripted format con tutti i sottogeneri riconosciuti dai professionisti della TV: light entertainment, factual entertainment, reality, talent show, docusoap, game show etc.

Formatbiz come supporto per il tuo format department si dedica allo sviluppo e alla ricerca di nuovi programmi d'intrattenimento, grazie ad un lavoro di monitoraggio del mercato internazionale della televisione e dei format. Attraverso il presidio delle Fiere, dei Mercati e dei principali festival dedicati alla televisione si propone di come un utility tool per il:

  • Monitoraggio dei format e delle serie di successo originali prodotti e lanciati sui mercati internazionali della televisione, compresi i "paper format".
  • Studio e analisi dei trends e delle novità della televisione di tutto il mondo attraverso il contatto quotidiano con distributori e produttori internazionali.
  • Controllo verticale dei format di successo, con analisi specifiche ed approfondite dei meccanismi di base del programma, dei processi, dei dati d'ascolto. Comparazione degli adattamenti sviluppati negli altri Paesi.
  • Presidio dei principali mercati Mipcom, Miptv, Rose d'or, Discop, World Screen Market etc.






Formatbiz is a working tool for television professionals, writers and producers. Through the monitoring of international Format markets and direct contact with independent and international distributors, writers and producers, Formatbiz aims to provide incentives and tools to identify trends and macro-genre format of the international market.

Formatbiz draws up accurate research on the format and the trends of the international market.

Formatbiz produces video presentations and detailed fact sheets on topics of genre research, focusing on the analysis of the main world television macro-genre, divided between scripted and unscripted format with all the subgenres recognized by TV professionals: light entertainment, reality, talent show , docusoap, game show, etc.

Formatbiz as a support for your format department is dedicated to the development entertainment programs, monitoring the international market of television and Through the oversight of the Fairs, Markets and the main Festival dedicated to television aims to as a utility tool for:

  • Format and original hit series monitoring, produced and launched on the international markets of television, including paper format
  • Study and analysis of the trends and innovations of television around the world through daily contact with distributors and producers
  • Vertical control of the successful format, with specific and in-depth analysis of the mechanisms underlying the program, processes, listening data
  • Comparison of the adaptations developed in other countries
  • Partecipation at main markets as Mipcom, Miptv, Rose d'or, Discop, World Screen Market etc.

Formatbiz connects producers, distributors and authors from around the world, through service PR and Press Agency, both in Italy and abroad. Our Press Agency also offers a service of writing articles and reports (ITA-EN) to publicize the foreign proposals in Italy, not only through the website, but also on Facebook and Twitter.

Italian News

  • Milan - 25/04/2019  Rai 2 premiered The Voice of Italy with 2.4 milion viewers : The sixth season of hit singing talent show back on the Italian pubcaster read more
  • Rome - 18/04/2019  Mediaset opens the set of new drama series Oltre la soglia (Beyond the threshold): Starring Gabriella Pession and produced by Paypermoon Italia for RTI Group read more
  • Rome - 16/04/2019  Rai1 broadcast a series dedicated to the earthquake in the city of Aquila: Ten years after the terrible event there are still many things to do... read more
  • Milan - 14/04/2019  Rai1 dancing show Ballando Con Le Stelle won pt slot with 4.5m: Canale5 talent Amici scored 3.9m viewers read more
  • Milan - 12/04/2019  Big Brother 16 premiered on Canale 5 with 3.4 million viewers on the first episode: The new season hosted by Barbara d'Urso reached the young audience also on social with the hashtag #GF16 read more
  • Rome - 12/04/2019  Mediaset received a lot of interest for The Silence of Water at MIPTV 2019: The most talked title at the stand was the recently series launched by Canale 5 read more
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Tv Events

  • Cannes - 06/04/2019  MipTv 2019 starts today with a full agenda of events and meetings: Today, the top week-end events, MIPDoc, MIPFormats and MIPDramas read more
  • Cannes - 27/03/2019  MipDoc project pitches unveil 10 finalists: The event will be held at the JW Marriott Cannes before MIPTV market read more
  • Lile - 27/03/2019  Series Mania Forum announces winner of the co-pro pitching sessions: Series Mania Forum Best Project Award given to French drama series “Purple”  read more
  • Cannes - 20/03/2019  2nd Kids Live Action Pitch and inaugural Pre-School Animation Pitch unveils selection: They will take place during In Development Kids in Cannes read more
  • Manchester - 20/03/2019  K7 Media set to headline record-breaking seven sessions at MIPTV 2019: CEO Keri Lewis Brown will be very busy with her colleagues in Cannes read more
  • London - 19/03/2019  Race for Real is the only italian format included in C21 Format Awards finalist: The show produced for Italia 1 is produced by Prodotto and distributed by Mediaset Distribution at MIPTV read more
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