A host of new primetime television shows are being brought to Elstree later this year.
BBC Studios and Post Production has announced it will be providing full studio facilities and production support at Elstree Studios for series made by the production company Talkback.
Taking up residency in Elstree Stage 9 from September will be the popular Celebrity Juice for ITV2, Never Mind the Buzzcocks for BBC Two and Sweat the Small Stuff for BBC Three.
BBC Studios and Post Production’s 7,550 sq ft Stage 9 will host all three productions, handling quick set builds, set rotations and bespoke technical set-ups for each show.
Talkback is also benefiting from the recently refurbished production galleries at Stage 9, as well as the full range of green rooms, dressing rooms and multi-purpose production offices.
Meryl McLaren, commercial manager at BBC Studios and Post Production, said: “We’re delighted to be working with Talkback again and to be hosting their fantastic catalogue of shows. Because they are bringing multiple programmes to us at Elstree and using smart scheduling, we’ve been able to work with them to ensure the efficient turnaround of Stage 9.”
Talkback’s Celebrity Juice, Never Mind the Buzzcocks and Sweat the Small Stuff will start airing later this year.