eOne to Bring Basketball Reality Competition to International Market
By Kristin Brzoznowski for Worldscreen
Entertainment One (eOne) Television and ONE Media are set to launch the basketball reality competition Ball-Up: Search for the Next, offering it as a finished series and also a format.
The series, co-produced by eOne Television and ONE Media, currently airs in the U.S. on FOX. eOne Television is handling international distribution for the project. Contestants on the show must try to impress the guest NBA panel of judges, Joakim Noah, James Harden, Metta World Peace and more.
“We are delighted to bring this unique, high energy, and one of its kind competition series that has been so hugely successful in the U.S. to the rest of the world,” commented Stuart Baxter, the president, eOne Television International.