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ITV cues up “Your Song” with Syco, Thames

Syco Entertainment and Fremantle UK prodco Thames are producing a new music show for ITV. Your Song will air in a primetime slot this fall, and will feature a host of ...
August 21, 2017

Syco Entertainment and Fremantle UK prodco Thames are producing a new music show for ITV.

Your Song will air in a primetime slot this fall, and will feature a host of “music’s biggest stars.”

The 1 x 60-minute special aims to celebrate the lives of real people who have done something extraordinary, by giving them a performance from some of their favorite artists.

“We’re very excited to be making Your Song for ITV,” said Richard Holloway, managing director of Thames, in a statement. “It’s a really warm, heartfelt show celebrating the lives of real people and rewarding them with the performance of a lifetime from one of the music industry’s biggest stars.”

Your Song will be hosted by Emma Willis, whose credits include The Voice UK and Big Brother. It was commissioned by Siobhan Greene (pictured), head of entertainment commissioning, broadcasting, ITV.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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