Under the pact, Satisfaction will have exclusive rights to sell and produce all Talpa formats, including Marble Mania (broadcast on TF1 last week), Avastars, Hunting Season, A Quiz For You, Hit The Road, and Kids Buy A House….
Satisfaction is run by Arthur Essebag under parent Arthur World Participation Group and makes daily shows for France’s six main networks.
De Mol said: “It has always been a pleasure to work with a professional like Arthur, he is the best partner in France to join. I am confident that the expertise they have in the French market will help us grow internationally.”
Essebag added: “Talpa is constantly developing up-to-date and innovative formats in many different genres attracting vast audiences. Together we expect to bring these formats successfully to the French market.”
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The deal builds on Talpa’s agreement with Dok1 Media in Belgium.
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