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After a record number of more than five hundred submissions, ITV Academy today reveals the four emerging writers from underrepresented backgrounds who have been selected to work on Britain's biggest soap operas as part of ITV's Original Voices initiative. The name of the ITV Sports’ inaugural traineeship has also been announced.

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ITV Studios today announces sales of its world-class scripted titles as well as its upcoming slate of edge-of the-seat drama due to be presented at the ITV Studios Festivals.

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ITV today confirms the new Head of News for ITV West Country will be Nimesh Joshi, who is currently Programme and Digital Editor at ITV Central.

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9th February 2024 // Veg Power, ITV, Channel 4 and Sky Media announced today that their multi award-winning Eat Them To Defeat Them campaign is returning to TV screens and primary schools across the UK in mid-February. Now in its sixth year, the campaign, originally launched by ITV and Veg Power and proven to increase children’s vegetable consumption, aims to build on the behaviour change success achieved in previous years. It will launch during the final of ITV’s The Masked Singer on Saturday 17th February.

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Tom Houser – formerly a Creative Director at the BBC and Uncommon London - will join ITV Creative as Executive Creative Director in March

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There were 315m streams on ITVX throughout the month, more than any other month on ITVX or previously on ITV Hub.

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Autopsy the podcast unveils the untold stories of celebrities last hours

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Miguel Vila joins recently formed/launched ITV Studios Iberia as the company’s Creative Director, Non-Scripted.

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Skoon to consult on cleaner energy solutions following success on international versions of Love Island
ITV Studios expands sustainability team with new key hires

Over the last three years, we have improved representation towards all of our target areas at the all colleagues level. At senior levels, we have made improvements overall. We strengthened our focus on senior representation, particularly for Deaf, Disabled and Neurodivergent colleagues and People of Colour.

Following on from its inception in 2021, ITV announces further updates to its Cultural Advisory Council.

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ITV Studios and Fusebox Games, a pioneering mobile game developer in interactive fiction announces a renewed deal to expand the mobile game Love Island The Game

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The Garden, co-producer of Netflix phenomenon Squid Game: The Challenge, has promoted Lucie Duxbury to Head of Programmes, Spencer Kelly to Director of Factual and brought 24 Hours in Police Custody Series Director Jermaine Blake onto its staff as an Executive Producer.

Mr Bates vs the Post Office

Mr Bates vs. the Post Office is ITV’s biggest new drama in over a decade, even beating the launch of Downton Abbey in 2010.

Mr Bates vs the Post Office

Mr Bates vs. the Post Office is ITV’s biggest new drama in over a decade, even beating the launch of Downton Abbey in 2010.

Mr Bates vs the Post Office

The first episode of ITV’s Mr Bates vs the Post Office has been watched by 9.2m viewers, making it ITV's best new drama for three years since the Pembrokeshire Murders in January 2021 when the country was in lockdown.

With immediate effect, Iain will be responsible for leading the creative teams who produce both Coronation Street and Emmerdale in Manchester and Leeds reporting to John Whiston, Managing Director of Continuing Drama and Head of ITV in the North with a direct line to Huw Kennair Jones, ITV Drama Commissioner.

With immediate effect, Iain will be responsible for leading the creative teams who produce both Coronation Street and Emmerdale in Manchester and Leeds reporting to John Whiston, Managing Director of Continuing Drama and Head of ITV in the North with a direct line to Huw Kennair Jones, ITV Drama Commissioner.

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ITV Studios today announces the appointment of Laurens Woldberg as Managing Director of ITV Studios Netherlands, producer of Oogappels (Loved Ones), the winner of the prestigious Golden Televizier-Ring 2023, as well as Love Island Netherlands & Belgium, Het Perfecte Plaatje (The Perfect Picture), Oh Wat Een Jaar (A year to Remember) and Married at first Sight.

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ITV has created a new team, The ITV Insights Group, bringing together deep specialism in market, media research, analytics and data science to generate audience-centric insights for all the teams across ITV.

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ITV Studios has appointed Jaye Entertainment as its new distribution agent in South Korea.

Here at ITV, we are making some major improvements to complete our upgrade to all-HD on satellite for ITV1 and all our other linear channels, bringing the best picture quality to all satellite viewers.

Having launched earlier this year, ITV can today reveal how its Diversity Commissioning Fund has generated multiple new schemes to help support diverse writers within TV production.

Announced at the Palooza, ITV has today unveiled the launch of BE Studio - a full service creative studio to produce Ad Funded Entertainment (AFE). BE Studio will help brands build emotional connections with ITV's audience through the co-creation of entirely new formats.