Panda ties the knot with BBC One Saturday night Wedding Day Winners (w/t)
1 June 2017
Couples will say ‘I Do’ in Panda Television’s brand new Saturday night entertainment series for BBC One.
Wedding Day Winners (working title), will bring a fresh twist to traditional family entertainment for 2018. Each show of the 6-part format will see two couples compete against each other on their actual wedding day. But before the couples say their vows, their friends and family must go all out to win them a host of prizes and ultimately the honeymoon of their dreams. One couple will then tie the knot and marry on screen in front of the nation.
Packed with games, guests and hilarious challenges, BBC One viewers will be part of a wedding day like no other.
Moira Ross CCO of Panda TV said, “This is an absolute first in the entertainment genre. We all love a wedding and this is the biggest wedding day ever, brimming with love, laughter and ludicrously funny games. The love child of your favourite rom com and classic warm hearted game show.”
Created by Moira Ross’ label Panda Television, the show was commissioned by Charlotte Moore, Director, BBC Content and Kate Phillips, Controller, Entertainment Commissioning and Jo Wallace, Senior Entertainment Commissioner.
Jane Turton, All3Media CEO added, “Panda Television is truly off to a flying start with Partners in Rhyme and now also Wedding Day Winners lined up for Saturday night slots. Moira Ross and her team, and the team at OMG have done All3Media proud with two great new commissions for BBC One.”
Host and further format details will be revealed at a later date.
Wedding Day Winners (working title) is a Panda Television Production it will be executive produced by Moira Ross, series edited by Ed Booth and series produced by Francesca Palmer.
Casting for the show is open now. To apply please click here.