Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds nominated for an International Emmy Award

24 Sept 2020 Multi-award winning social experiment format Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds, originally produced by CPL Productions for Channel 4 in the UK, has been nominated for an 2020

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TV4 Sweden commissions local version of Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds

10 Sept 2020 TV4 Sweden has commissioned a local version of hit format Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds. The show will see senior residents of a Swedish care home brought together with

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CPL produces new Audible Original sci-fi comedy-drama series High Strangeness

03 Sept 2020 A new Audible Original international audio drama series called High Strangeness has been produced by CPL Productions. This major new eight part sci-fi comedy-drama will premiere

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Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds and The Restaurant That Makes Mistakes find new homes in Asia

10 Aug 2020 Red Arrow Studios International has secured new deals in Asia, with broadcasters across Hong Kong, China and South Korea picking up titles across its diverse slate of formats and

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Romesh Ranganathan to host Sky One’s A League of Their Own in James Corden’s absence

03 Aug 2020 Romesh Ranganathan will take over principal hosting duties for the new season of Sky One’s long-running, BAFTA-winning celebrity sports panel show, A League of Their

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The Restaurant That Makes Mistakes to premiere in the Netherlands

29 July 2020 Red Arrow Studios International format The Restaurant That Makes Mistakes, originally created and produced by CPL Productions and Motion Content Group for Channel 4 in the UK, is

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Sky Arts orders Life & Rhymes from CPL

28 July 2020 Sky Arts in the UK has commissioned new series Life & Rhymes from CPL Productions. Life & Rhymes is a celebration of the spoken word hosted by Benjamin Zephaniah, one

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The Restaurant That Makes Mistakes shortlisted for 2020 Grierson Awards

23 July 2020 Acclaimed docuseries The Restaurant That Makes Mistakes produced by CPL Productions, has been shortlisted for this year’s Grierson Awards. The Restaurant That Makes

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BBC commissions Harry Hill’s World of TV

08 July 2020 BBC Two has commissioned new series Harry Hill’s World Of TV, produced by Nit TV – the joint venture between British comedian Harry Hill and CPL Productions. Without any

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CPL to produce new kids game show Don’t Unleash the Beast for CITV

08 July 2020 CPL production is to produce a new kids game show called Don’t Unleash the Beast for CITV in the UK. The show is part of the latest slate of projects announced in the UK

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Channel 4 recommissions Married at First Sight UK

06 July 2020 Channel 4 in the UK has renewed Married at First Sight, produced by CPL Productions, for a fifth season. TV’s most talked-about social experiment, where strangers meet and

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Filming set to begin on There’s Something About Movies and A League of Their Own

03 July 2020 Filming on two CPL -produced Sky entertainment series There’s Something About Movies and BAFTA-award winning A League of Their Own is set to start this month, with both shows

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Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds Australia wins Best Factual Entertainment Format

26 Jun 2020 Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds Australia won Best Factual Entertainment Format at this year’s International Format Awards. The Australian version of the multi-award winning

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The Restaurant That Makes Mistakes and Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds Australia nominated for C21 International Format Awards

15 June 2020 Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds Australia and The Restaurant That Makes Mistakes have both been nominated in the Best Factual Entertainment Format category at this year’s

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CBS announces series premiere date for Game On! from CPL Productions

29 Apr 2020 CBS in the US announced today the premiere date for new reality series Game On!, produced by CPL Productions, Eye Productions and Fulwell 73 Productions. Hosted by Emmy and

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Sky UK recommissions Rob & Romesh Vs

29 Apr 2020 CPL Productions has been commissioned by Sky in the UK to produce a second season of comedy series Rob & Romesh Vs… In the show, comedians and best friends Rob Beckett and

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Matt Lucas to helm new Channel 4 commission

16 Apr 2020 Channel 4 has greenlit new fast turnaround entertainment series Reasons To Be Cheerful with Matt Lucas, produced by Nit TV – a co-venture between CPL Productions and Harry Hill

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CPL Productions amongst Red Arrow companies selected for 2020 Realscreen Global 100

27 Mar 2020 Realscreen, the trade magazine for the non-scripted TV industry, has published its annual Global 100 list of top factual and non-scripted TV producers. The list, which is now in its

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BBC Three orders sketch comedy Ellie & Natasia to series

25 Mar 2020 BBC comedy has announced a full series commission for new sketch comedy Ellie & Natasia, produced by Nit TV – the joint venture between CPL Productions and British comedian

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A League of Their Own wins TRIC Award

10 Mar 2020 Acclaimed sports entertainment show A League of Their Own, produced by CPL Productions for Sky One (UK), has won the 2020 TRIC Award for Best Sports Programme. The awards were

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Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds wins AACTA Award

05 Dec 2019 Global format Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds has won an AACTA Award. At a ceremony on December 4, in Sydney, the show scooped the award for Best Documentary or Factual

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Sky original The Reluctant Landlord to return with a very festive one-off Christmas Special

04 Dec 2019 Romesh Ranganathan, Sian Gibson and fellow cast will also be joined by Jo Joyner for some festive shenanigans on Sky One The Reluctant Landlord is confirmed to return to screens

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CPL’s A League of Their Own goes stateside with CBS pickup Game On!

06 Nov 2019 CBS in the US has commissioned Game On!, a sports comedy entertainment series based on A League of Their Own, the BAFTA-winning UK series created by CPL Productions, currently in

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Red Arrow Studios International inks more deals for award-winning format Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds in Europe

28 Oct 2019 Red Arrow Studios International has secured a trio of new deals in Europe for the multi-award winning series Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds, which will see local versions of the

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Our very own Dawn Beresford has made the shortlist for the Curtis Brown First Novel Prize with her booked ‘Blessed Joan’

03 Oct 2019 We are thrilled to announce the shortlist for the Curtis Brown First Novel Prize. We were awed by the quality of the over 3,000 entries to the Prize – we found ourselves arguing

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The Restaurant That Makes Mistakes staff take-over Channel 4 on World Alzheimer’s Day

20 September 2019 To mark World Alzheimer’s Day Channel 4’s continuity announcers will hand over their mics to the much-loved staff of Channel 4 series The Restaurant That Makes Mistakes who

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Ranga Bee & CPL Productions to make a series of entertainment comedy shorts for Sky

6 Sept 2019 Sky has commissioned a brand-new series of entertainment comedy shorts from Ranga Bee Productions in collaboration with CPL Productions, a Red Arrow Studios company. The two indies

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Edinburgh International Television Festival Awards 2019 Best Popular Factual Series: Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds

22 Aug 2019 The BBC lead this year's winners of the 18th annual Edinburgh TV Awards which were today revealed in an awards ceremony at the Edinburgh TV Festival hosted by Mo Gilligan. The BBC

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Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds to premiere August 27 on ABC Australia

25 July 2019 The Australian version of award-winning format Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds, distributed by Red Arrow Studios International, is to premiere next month on ABC

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Broadcast Digital Awards 2019 Best Short-Form Comedy: Hounslow Diaries

3 July 2019 ’For showcasing exceptional new writing talent and producing a laugh-out-loud piece, this is one you’ll want to see more of’ This empowering, relatable take on the lives of a

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Guest hosts announced for Sky One’s A League of Their Own series 14

28 June 2019 As James Corden takes a break from full time hosting duties this year due to work commitments, friends of the show will be sharing the reigns on Sky One’s BAFTA-winning original

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The Televisual Bulldog Awards 2019 Best Factual Entertainment: Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds

13 June 2019 The votes have been counted and the results for the fifteenth annual Televisual Bulldog Awards are now online. The standout winner this year is Sid Gentle Films’ debut series of

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EDINBURGH TV AWARDS 2019 – SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED!

12 June 2019 Hosted by stand-up comedian Mo Gilligan, the TV Awards, now in their 18th year, form one of the highlights of the TV Festival calendar, bringing out the hugely talented creatives from

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CPL’s A League of Their Own wins 2019 BAFTA Television Award

12 May 2019 A League of Their Own, the multi-series entertainment panel show produced by CPL Productions for Sky One in the UK, has won Best Comedy Entertainment Programme at the 2019 BAFTA TV

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Cards Against Humanity set to be a shocking quiz show on Comedy Central

25 Apr 2019 Comedy Central has ordered a pilot for a show based on the outrageously offensive game. IT’S the game that makes jaws drop in homes around the world. Now the outrageously

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Sky One announces Alan Carr as the host of brand new panel show, ‘There’s Something About Movies’

11 Apr 2019 From the makers of Sky One’s BAFTA winning ‘A League of Their Own’ comes a brand new celebrity panel show, ‘There’s Something About Movies’, launching on Thursday 2 May

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Bafta TV Awards 2019: who are the nominees?

28 March 2019 Bafta TV Awards 2019: who are the nominees? The crème de la crème of British television will unite on Sunday 12th May – but who is up for the major awards? Who has been

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Harry Hill to host new show on Channel 4

30 Jan 2019 Comedian extraordinaire Harry Hill is to join Channel 4 for a new 11pm series that promises a combination of controlled chaos and his favourite funny people on the planet. The

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Realscreen Awards reveals nominees for 2019 edition

28 Nov 2018 The first round of judging has concluded for the upcoming 2019 Realscreen Awards, and realscreen is happy to announce the nominees advancing to the second, final round of

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Broadcast Awards shortlist 2019 revealed

21 Nov 2018 Ceremony to be held at The Grosvenor Hotel in London on 6 February 2019 BBC1 is to battle its PSB rivals as it seeks to retain its crown as Broadcast’s Channel of the

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Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds wins Grierson Award

06 Nov 2018 Global format Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds, produced by CPL Productions for Channel 4 in the UK, has won Best Constructed Documentary Series at the 2018 Grierson

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Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule Returns

09 Nov 2018 Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule will return to ITV next year for a third series of the popular comedy panel show. Each week Harry Hill presides over two teams of celebrities tasked

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Sky One recommissions The Reluctant Landlord produced by CPL Productions

27 Sept 2018 Sky in the UK has recommissioned Romesh Ranganathan’s semi-autobiographical The Reluctant Landlord for a second season, produced by CPL Productions in association with What

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Dinner is served… C4 commissions The Restaurant That Makes Mistakes

21 Sept 2018 Dementia has reached epidemic proportions and is now the nation’s biggest killer. Via a ground-breaking new series supported by The Alzheimer’s Society, Channel 4 now plans to

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CPL Productions picks up awards at Edinburgh 2018

23 Aug 2018 The winners of the 2018 edition of the Edinburgh TV Awards were unveiled today at the Edinburgh International Television Festival. The awards, now in its 17th year, honor the

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Shane Allen, Controller of BBC Comedy Commissioning, celebrates new comedy talent and announces upcoming comedy slate

19 June 2018 Shane Allen, Controller of BBC Comedy Commissioning, says: “The last few years in BBC Comedy have been a boom time for new talent with multi-award winning shows including Fleabag,

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A League Of Their Own Roadtrip: Freddie, Jamie and friends hit the road again as they take on Europe

15 May 2018 Jamie Redknapp and Freddie Flintoff are back on the road filming A League of Their Own: European Road Trip produced by CPL Productions for Sky One and streaming service NOW

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Rob Beckett and Romesh Ranganathan join forces in new comedy entertainment series from CPL Productions for Sky One

29 March 2018 Rob & and Romesh Meet… is a new 6 part Sky original production which will see the talented comedy duo team up on a brand new mission –  to meet their wish list of all-time

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Channel 4 returns to the Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds

12 Apr 2018 Channel 4 today announces a heart-warming return to the BAFTA nominated Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds. In 2017 an experiment inspired by a revolutionary American scheme

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Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule returns to ITV this April

21 Mar 2018 Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule will return to ITV this April with a brand new series airing on Saturday nights. The comedy panel show sees Harry Hill preside over two teams of

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Channel 4 commissions Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds at Christmas

01 Nov 2017 Channel 4, in partnership with Age UK brokered by media agency MG OMD, today announced a festive return to the Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds. The 1 x 60 Christmas special, a CPL

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CPL & Tigerlily forge partnership

Duo strike co-production deal. Documentary indie Tigerlily Productions has tied with A League of their Own indie CPL Productions to jointly develop factual entertainment and drama shows. The

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Old People’s Home opens across Europe

CPL Productions’ Old People’s Home for 4 Year Old Producers in France, Spain and the Netherlands have picked up a UK reality format that explores if elderly people’s health can be improved by

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CPL picks Armoza’s Final Four

Armoza’s Final Four Primetime singing format The Final Four has been picked up in the UK by CPL Productions, marking the first deal between the company and Israeli distributor Armoza

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CPL Announces The CPL Partnership

CPL ANNOUNCES THE CPL PARTNERSHIP -  A New Way To Support and Nurture The Independent Sector - CPL today announces a bold new business concept designed to support business growth in the

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Channel 4 picks up Harry Hill format The Remote Controller

22 June 2017 Channel 4 has picked up The Remote Controller, a comedy format devised by Harry Hill. As reported in January, the TV Burp star has been working on a new format in which the

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ITV recommissions Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule

14 Apr 2017 Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule has been recommissioned by ITV for a second series to air on the channel next year. The current series finishes this week and has been generating

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Pie Face Game Show In Works From 44 Blue & UK’s CPL Productions

04 April 2017 Unscripted production company 44 Blue has acquired the U.S. television rights to the popular game Pie Face to develop as an hour-long game show, with UK-based CPL

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Channel 4 commissions Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds

03 Nov 2016 Social isolation is one of the biggest problems for the elderly in care homes, with over 60% of residents having never received a single visitor. This has a huge impact on their

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James Corden is taking his best pals back to the States with more A League Of Their Own: US Road Trip

A League of Their Own: US Road Trip has been confirmed for another series, which means James Corden and his dream team – Jack Whitehall, Jamie Redknapp and Freddie Flintoff – are back for another

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ITV commissions Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule

ITV commissions Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule Harry Hill is to return to ITV, with a new series for 2017. Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule is a panel show that sees Harry Hill presiding over

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A League of Their Own is coming back for another THREE series – but wait… there’s more!

A League of Their Own is coming back for another three series. Hooray! An 11th series of the sports-centric panel show is already airing on Sky One this autumn, with a 12th, 13th AND 14th to

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Katherine Ryan asks the wealthy ‘How Did You Get So Rich?’

Comedian Katherine Ryan hosts the new series meeting the wealthy, the super-wealthy and the super-duper-wealthy both in the UK and overseas, learning the answer to the burning question: “How did

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CPL strikes exciting, new joint venture deal – NIT TV – with award-winning comedian Harry Hill

07 April 2016 CPL STRIKES EXCITING, NEW JOINT VENTURE DEAL – NIT TV – WITH AWARD-WINNING COMEDIAN HARRY HILL Celebrating two series deal with Sky and scripted development deal with BBC,

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