Virgin Media Television announces exciting new entertainment show hosted by Vogue Williams
Virgin Media Television has announced an exciting new entertainment program hosted by Vogue Williams.
The Big Deal will feature a variety of acts, from musicians and magicians to comedians and dancers, who will be judged by a panel of stars consisting of Boy George, Jedward, Aston Merrygold, Deirdre O’Kane and Lyra.
After each act, performers will be offered a deal: accept a cash redemption and leave the competition with a sum of money – or reject the offer and hope they have impressed the judges enough to qualify for the grand final and luck. to win a pot that will change your life.
The brand new show will launch in August and is described as a mix of ‘Got Talent’ and ‘Deal Or No Deal’.
Talk to Goss.fr Of the new series, which is being filmed at 3Arena Dublin, producer Sean O’Riordan said: “This is a world premiere for which we have the privilege of writing the screenplay and fully developing the series with Fox. “
“We’re all looking for the same thing with this show, which is to create a successful global format that’s just as special, big and loud as The Masked Singer or The Masked Dancer, all of those hit formats that we have right now. We want The Big Deal to be next.
Praising host Vogue Williams, who previously said the concert was his “biggest job” to date, Sean exclaimed, “She’s just amazing. She just breathes the heat.
“It’s hard work for a presenter because you’re both a talent show host and a game show host, and normally you have two very different presentation skills for those two types of shows. She needs to close that gap and she’s doing an incredible job.
“She’s amazing, she’s amazing and it’s really fresh. This is what excites me so much.
“We decided to put talent in these judges’ seats and on stage with the host. Our big goal was to make it feel really fresh and truly world class and I think each of them delivers exactly the way we wanted and in a way, beyond our wildest dreams.
“I think Jedward brings fantastic energy and great advice. It shows, these guys have been circling the block… They are the nicest guys and they really care about the deeds.
The show will have an audience of up to 50 people who are separated into family / household pods and will be required to wear face masks.
Bill Malone, Content Director, Virgin Media Television said: “The Big Deal is a spectacular new entertainment program filmed in Dublin’s 3Arena and on a scale never seen in Ireland before. “
“Fox Alternative Entertainment, BiggerStage and Virgin Media Television have joined forces in this unique partnership to create a historic new entertainment format. And that’s what The Big Deal is – entertainment ”.
Pat Kiely, CEO of BiggerStage, said: “At BiggerStage, our mission is to work with great talent and the best entertainment brands in the world. By bringing together this stellar lineup and partnering with Virgin Media Television and Fox Alternative Entertainment, The Big Deal is a great testament to what can be achieved.
“As a world premiere, we look forward to giving Irish viewers a great family and fun program while showcasing the skills of Irish television.”