The special episode of new musical show Duos Mystères (Mystery Duets), broadcast by TF1 in primetime on Friday 26 February reached 4.25 mln viewers with an audience share of 21.6%. On the mail commercial target women under 50 scored 35% share and in the commercial target group 15-34 scored 41% share and 31% in the 25-49.
According to Mediametrie was the best music show launched since the Masked Singer in 2019.
The show sees renowned artists perform on stage with a celebrity partner. However, they do not know who they are paired with as they perform onstage on either side of a separating screen. The pairs are not totally random however, there will always be a connection between the two such as their biggest fan, someone from their past, or even a singer they have performed a great duet with in the past. Viewers are also unaware of who the celebrity is, and will be given clues to guess their identity before the performance starts.
Produced by DMLSTV. Distributed by Can't Stop Media. The rights to the format have already been picked up in the US, UK, Australia and various European countries, including a multiterritory deal with ITV Studios.
In Italy, the format has been optioned by Blu Yazmine, that already produced another Can't Stop Media's format, The Secret Song that will debut in two week on Rai.