All3Media International has added two new adaptations to its ever-growing Lingo line up in Greece and Turkey.
In Turkey, public broadcaster TRT has commissioned a 60-part series, produced by Shine Medya whilst Greek free-to-air channel Star Channel has ordered a 20-part series produced by Star TV, with both adaptations set to premiere in 2024 .
Stephen Driscoll, EVP EMEA and European Co-Productions “We are thrilled with the latest productions of our hit format Lingo for TRT Turkey by Shine Medya and Star Channel Greece who will launch in 2024 . Both broadcasters have made long running commissions for this highly entertaining format with broad audience appeal. These new productions add to a significant uptick in deals on this format in 2023 as Lingo continues to grow its footprint around the world.
A definitive word play gameshow format that is internationally beloved, Lingo pits teams against each other in a battle to find words and win big cash prizes. Offering huge entertainment value, Lingo is a ratings winning hit on ITV in UK, recently commissioned for a fourth season. The word play format has also aired for 29 years in France and over 500 episodes aired in the US. Lingo is an All3Media / IDTV and Talpa TV format, distributed by All3Media International.