The Wit List is a monthly selection by The Wit of 3 fresh, innovative and entertaining shows from around the world with highest social media buzz, made just for the MIPTV-MIPCOM community. Discover the December’s Wit List!
KROONGETUIGE (CRIME MASTER), RTL4, THE NETHERLANDS
Pitch: Crime reality show in which nine celebrities’ objective is to solve a fictional murder case (penned by crime writer Eva Burgers). Dutch celebrities travel to Scandinavia to investigate, surrounded by actors playing the roles of the protagonists of the case.
Social media buzz: According to the Wit Social List, the reality series was the most commented premiere of the week in social media in The Netherlands. After one month on air, the show has reached 22,200 Likes on Facebook, +80% since its premiere.
Premiere: Saturday, September 2, 2017
Weekly 70-minute episodes
EL ACCIDENTE (THE END), TELECINCO, SPAIN
Pitch: Local adaptation of the format The End aired in Turkey on ATV. The story of Lucía – a grieving wife and mother – whose life is thrown into turmoil when she learns that her husband José, manager of a family business in Extremadura, did not die in a plane crash as she had been told.
Social media buzz: According to the Wit Social List, the thriller drama series was the third most commented premiere of the week in social media in Europe, reaching 5,000 comments on Twitter.
Premiere: Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Distributor(s): Eccho Rights
13 weekly 90-minute episodes
¿CÓMO LO VES? (DON’T ASK ME), LA 1, SPAIN
Pitch: Local adaptation of the format Don’t Ask Me. Interactive quiz show where studio-based contestants guess answers from TV viewers in various live surveys. From 2015 to 2017, the format has already been adapted in Italy, Middle East and the UK.
Social media buzz: According to the Wit Social List, the game show was the second most commented premiere of the week in social media in Europe and third in the world, reaching 14,000 comments on Twitter.
Premiere: Sunday, October 15, 2017
Distributor(s): Sky Vision
Weekly 100-minute episodes