C5 to count down celebrity power couples
Channel 5 has ordered the countdown show Ultimate Celebrity Power Couples ’16 from STV Productions and GroupM Entertainment. The two-hour special will run through a list of 40 famous pairings in the worlds of music, sports, politics and royalty, including Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, Victoria and David Beckham and Jay-Z and Beyoncé. Producers are using social media data to gauge media impact in ranking the couples. The program will also include interviews with celebs, comics and insiders. Executive producers are Liam Hamilton of STV Productions and Melanie Darlaston from GroupM Entertainment.
“Small Business Secrets” to premiere on SBS on July 31
Australian pubcaster SBS will premiere the weekly series Small Business Secrets on July 31. Hosted by SBS finance editor and World News presenter Ricardo Goncalves (pictured, right) and produced by former ABC News and Business Today presenter Whitney Fitzsimmons (left), the show features case studies of small businesses to show viewers the role small-to-medium enterprises play in the Australian economy. The series will be accompanied by a website with related tips, clips and articles on the small business sector.