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Media Ranch is known globally for premium unscripted television Formats, distinguishing itself as an international format hub. Media Ranch is an award-winning production company and distributor of unscripted formats that creates acclaimed original content, while maintaining its position as a prime choice amongst creators and producers seeking distribution.

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Media Ranch sells VR dating format & partners with Something Special

Canadian format production and distribution company Media Ranch has announced multiple option deals for its VR dating format Too Shy To Date, as well as a co-development agreement with Korea’s Something Special. Media Ranch signed a multi-territory option deal with...

MEDIA RANCH’S FORMATS WERE OPTIONED IN MULTIPLE KEY TERRITORIES

Sophie Ferron, President and Founder of Media Ranch, announced multiple option deals for its virtual reality dating format, "Too Shy to Date" in the U.S., U.K., France, and The Netherlands. The production and distribution company also announced a co-development deal...

Media Ranch announces European, UK, and US format options and co-development deal with Something Special

Sophie Ferron, President and Founder of award-winning format production and distribution company Media Ranch, announced multiple option deals for its virtual reality dating format, Too Shy to Date. Options were signed in the U.S., U.K., France, and The Netherlands....

Horsepower 2021: the influence of Quebec television projects in Europe

The Quebec TV projects selected for the third year of the Écurie will be entitled to the help of two French partners in order to carry out their seduction operation abroad. The TF1 Group and the Fabrique des formats, both based in Paris, will promote the international...

France’s TF1 joins Media Ranch’s Horsepower 3.0 format initiative

French broadcaster TF1 has joined the third edition of format project Horsepower, the incubation initiative from Canadian producer and distributor Media Ranch. Season one and two partners Media Ranch and Quebecor Content will also be joined for Horsepower 3.0 by...

TF1 joins French-Canadian format incubator

French-Canadian producer and distributor Media Ranch and local channels operator Quebecor Content have announced the third edition of the project, with TF1 involved for the first time. Horsepower 3.0 aims to create exportable unscripted TV formats from French-speaking...

Media Ranch partners with Quebecor Content, La Fabrique des Formats, and TF1 for Horsepower 3.0

Media Ranch Founder, President and Executive Producer, Sophie Ferron, announced that Horsepower, its successful Format incubator initiative with Quebecor Content (Season 1 & 2 partner), is returning for a 3rd edition, along with new partners – La Fabrique des...

TF1 Joins horsepower 3.0 Incubator

Media Ranch’s horsepower format incubator is set for a third edition, with Quebecor Content returning as a partner and La Fabrique des Formats and France’s TF1 coming on board. Horsepower is a French-Canadian format incubator aimed at creating exportable unscripted TV...

Media Ranch’s format initiative Horsepower returns with TF1 as partners

Montreal producer and distributor Media Ranch has partnered with French broadcaster TF1 to launch the third edition of its French-Canadian format incubator, Horsepower 3.0. Year three of the format initiative will also see Parisian formats accelerator La Fabrique des...

CMF Trends: For Media Ranch CEO Sophie Ferron, Entrepreneurship is a Means of Expression

[:en] In collaboration with Femmes du cinéma, de la télévision et des médias numériques (FCTMN), CMF Trends has set out to meet inspiring women as part of a series of articles on female entrepreneurship in the screen-based industries. This sixth profile introduces...

Prensario: Media Ranch announces format incubator winner

Sophie Ferron, President and Executive Producer of Media Ranch, announced that HorsePower, their French-Canadian format incubator initiative, with partner Quebecor Content, picked writer, drama teacher and media coordinator Isabelle Laperrière as the winner of the...

CTVM: Média Ranch et Québecor Contenu dévoilent la deuxième lauréate de leur incubateur de formats télé l’écurie

Média Ranch et Québecor Contenu dévoilent la deuxième lauréate de leur incubateur de formats télé l’écurie Le format Voyage en famille de la première lauréate An Tran sera développé et distribué en Asie – La présidente de Media Ranch, Sophie Ferron et Denis Dubois,...

TBI: Media Ranch links Horsepower with SBS Korea

Media Ranch links Horsepower with SBS Korea Canadian format production and distribution outfit Media Ranch has struck a multi-year co-venture deal with Korean broadcaster SBS. The first-look agreement will see Media Ranch’s format incubator Horsepower working with...

Senal News: MEDIA RANCH CONFIRMS HORSEPOWER PITCH WINNER

Sophie Ferron, President and Executive Producer of Media Ranch, a format production and distribution company, announced major news on HorsePower - their French-Canadian format incubator initiative, with partner Quebecor Content.  Writer, drama teacher, and media...

TVFormats: Media Ranch’s HorsePower Pacts with FormatEast in South Korea

Media Ranch’s HorsePower, a French-Canadian format incubator initiative with Quebecor Content, has entered into a first-look deal with South Korea’s FormatEast. Family Tripped, the HorsePower 1.0 winning format created by An Tran, will be the first project of the...

Videoage: Media Ranch Announces HorsePower News

Sophie Ferron (pictured), president and executive producer of Montreal-based Media Ranch, an award-winning format production and distribution company, announced major news about HorsePower, its French-Canadian format incubator initiative, with partner Quebecor...

Realscreen: Media Ranch reveals format incubator winner, inks deal with FormatEast

Isabelle Laperrière’s dating format Heartbreak Hotel has been selected as the winner of Media Ranch’s French-Canadian format incubator, HorsePower 2.0. The second annual incubator program saw more than 80 applications entering into the competition, before...

Videoage: ProSieben Airs Production Of Media Ranch’s Format ‘Watch!’ In July

Media Ranch confirmed that its entertainment format Watch! is being produced by Talpa Germany for ProSieben. The German version of Watch!, titled Wer sieht das den?!, will premiere on ProSieben on July 21, 2020. Hosted by German comedy...

Grenier aux nouvelles: WATCH!: le nouveau format télé de Media Ranch

La toute première production du format télé WATCH! de Media Ranch, réalisée par la société Talpa Allemagne, sera diffusée dès le 21 juillet prochain à 20 :15 heures, sur le réseau ProSieben,la troisième chaîne de télévision privée la plus...

C21: ProSieben to put on Watch!

German broadcaster ProSieben has picked up Talpa Germany’s production of gameshow format Watch!. Created by Canada’s Media Ranch and producers Dan Munday and John Kirhoffer, Watch! pits two teams against each other in a game of memory, challenging them to recall...

TBI: Germany’s ProSieben wants to ‘Watch!’ Media Ranch format

German network ProSieben has ordered a local edition of Canadian outfit Media Ranch’s game show format Watch! to be produced by Talpa Germany for broadcast next month. The German edition of Watch! will be titled Wer sieht das den?! and will feature two...

Worldscreen: ProSieben Slates German Version of Watch! for July

The first production of Media Ranch’s paper format Watch! is being made by Talpa Germany to premiere on ProSieben on July 21. The German version of Watch! will feature two celebrity players per team who will play for charity, pitting the two teams against...

Variety: Formats Specialist Media Ranch Expands into U.K. and English Canada Markets

Montreal-based formats specialist Media Ranch is expanding its reach in the U.K. and English Canada with the addition of two consultants. Rod Rodrigo, who has held executive positions at Mar Vista, Gaumont, Global Agency and ICM, before starting Serendipity...

Variety: Formats Specialist Media Ranch Expands into U.K. and English Canada Markets

Montreal-based formats specialist Media Ranch is expanding its reach in the U.K. and English Canada with the addition of two consultants. Rod Rodrigo, who has held executive positions at Mar Vista, Gaumont, Global Agency and ICM, before starting Serendipity...

C21: Media Ranch preps quick-turnarounds

Montreal-based format production and distribution company Media Ranch is changing the way it approaches formats to mitigate the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Canadian outlet is now focusing on what it calls ‘QTFs,’ short for quick-turnaround formats, CEO Sophie...