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Endemol sells ‘Deal’

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Production outfit Endemol has sold its latest format “Deal or No Deal” to Turkey and the Middle East.

In the fall, Middle East broadcaster MBC will air the 26-episode series across the region and ATV in Turkey will broadcast a 13-seg version.

In the finale of the gameshow, the remaining contestant opens one of 26 briefcases that could contain as much as e5 million ($5.8 million). “Deal or No Deal,” when it aired on Holland’s Nederland 2, pulled down aud shares of 30%. The show also has been sold to Australia.

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