Tokyo – Japan’s leading commercial broadcaster, Nippon Television Network Corporation (Nippon TV), announced that the company will be heading to MIPCOM 2016 with a new drama, Pretty Proofreader (10 x 60’), and two new formats Burning Questions! (60’eps) and The Character (60’ eps). The broadcaster recently released its popular format Dragons’ Den (Shark Tank in the US) currently available in 29 formats and airing in 184 countries across the globe, and the hit drama series The Last Cop into its second season.
The announcement was made by Mr. Atsushi Hatayama, recently appointed President of International Business Development for the organisation. He said, “We are extremely proud to be the top-rated broadcast network in Japan for the past two consecutive years. This is due to our highly successful formats, Burning Questions! and The Character, currently airing on Nippon TV. MIPCOM is the perfect platform for us to showcase these titles to the international buyers around the world. In addition, we are confident our new drama series, Pretty Proofreader, will resonate well in all territories, just as our incredibly successful Dragons’ Den, which was a phenomenal hit worldwide. We have much to be proud of.”