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ITV Content Boss on Rebooting ‘Big Brother’ and Launching Streamer ITVX: “You Have to Fight Ever Harder” to Attract Audiences

U.K. TV giant ITV will launch its new streaming service ITVX in November to attract more overall viewers for its content, the company’s managing director, media and entertainment Kevin Lygo told a TV industry event on Wednesday. He also credited the “extraordinary success” of fellow reality TV series Love Island as a key driver behind […]

‘Love Island’ Jumps to Peacock From CBS

Love Island has a new home in the United States. Peacock has won rights to the American version of the hit British series in what it calls a “highly competitive situation.” The NBCUniversal-owned streaming platform has picked up two seasons of Love Island, with the first set to air in the summer. The show, produced […]

Critic’s Notebook: Is Summer TV’s Island Fever the Cure for What Ails Us?

Tapping into our collective need for a vacation, HBO's 'The White Lotus,' Hulu's 'Nine Perfect Strangers' and Fox's 'Fantasy Island' offer varying levels of pandemic-era comfort and escape

ITV Ad Revenue “Rebounding” After 6 Percent Drop in First Quarter, Studio Arm Grows

U.K. TV giant ITV reported a 2 percent revenue increase for the first quarter to £709 million ($985 million) “despite the COVID-19 restrictions in place throughout the period, unlike the same quarter in 2020, which only had a limited impact.” ITV, led by CEO Carolyn McCall, said Wednesday that total advertising was down 6 percent […]

‘Love Island’ EP on Completing Quarantine Season: “It Was a Learning Experience Every Day”

After six weeks of round-the-clock filming and airing six nights a week on CBS, Love Island crowned its winners on Wednesday night with fan favorites Justine Ndiba and Caleb Corprew taking home the $100,000 prize.

‘Love Island’ Quarantine Season Officially a Go at CBS

CBS has set an Aug. 24 premiere date for the second season of its dating show 'Love Island' — but instead of a tropical location in the South Pacific, the series will film at a hotel in Las Vegas.

CBS’ ‘Love Island’ Ramping Up Production for Season 2 Return in Las Vegas

CBS' 'Love Island' is looking to start work on its second season — minus the "island" part. The network and producer ITV Entertainment have started preproduction work at a Las Vegas resort.

Brit Awards Pay Tribute to Caroline Flack: “She Will Be Sorely Missed”

The Brit Awards 2020 on Tuesday briefly paid tribute to former 'Love Island' host Caroline Flack, who died Saturday.

‘Love Island’ Returns to Air With “#BeKind” Ads in Honor of Caroline Flack

After the U.K.'s' Love Island' returned on air following the death of former host Caroline Flack, ITV and the show's main sponsor Just Eat aimed to aid those affected by Flack's death through the use of new advertisements from the Samaritans.

Caroline Flack, Former Host of ‘Love Island,’ Dies at 40

Caroline Flack, former host of U.K.'s 'Love Island,' has died. She was 40.

U.K.’s ‘Love Island’ Names New Host After Caroline Flack Departure

U.K.'s ITV hit show 'Love Island' named Laura Whitmore as its new host, taking over from Caroline Flack who stepped down in the wake of assault charges.

U.K.’s ‘Love Island’ Host Steps Down After Assault Charge

British reality dating show sensation 'Love Island' has lost its host Caroline Flack, who stepped down from the job after she was charged with assault.