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ITV has new Takeaway for MIPTV

ITV Studios Global Entertainment is relaunching its entertainment format Saturday Night Takeaway at MIPTV.

The show has recently relaunched on UK commercial broadcaster ITV.

The first installment of the series bowed on February 23, garnering an average audience of 7.1 million.

Internationally, Saturday Night Takeaway has previously been sold into nine territories, including China, where it has been on Hunan TV, Finland on MTV3 and Belgium where it was on VTM.

Mike Beale, director of international formats for ITV Studios, said: “The UK ratings success demonstrates that there is still an appetite for a feel-good, family primetime entertainment show and we look forward to presenting the refreshed show to buyers at MIPTV.”