ProSiebenSat1 sells format of gameshow
In the run-up to this month’s Mipcom TV market in Cannes, ProSiebenSat1 has sold entertainment format “Clever! — The Quiz Show That Makes Science Fun” to Spain’s Telecinco and Greek channel Antenna, bringing to 18 the number of countries that have so far bought the show.In Spain, the local adaptation of “Clever!” debuts Oct. 7 and will be shown at 6 p.m. every Sunday. The show will be hosted by popular Spanish TV hosts Emma Garcia and Mario Picazo. ProSiebenSat1’s sales division, SevenOne Intl., has already inked deals for the format in such major markets as Australia (Nine Network), Italy (Rai Uno), the Czech Republic (Nova TV), Romania (ProTV), China (CCTV), Poland (TVN), Denmark (TV2) and Thailand (Modernine TV — Channel 9). Produced by Constantin Entertainment, “Clever” pits celebrities against each other as they try to explain scientific mysteries. SevenOne will be presenting more than 40 new formats, series and TV movies at this year’s Mipcom, which runs Oct. 8-12.