second UK I’m a Celebrity series starts today; lawsuit by UK Survivor dropped.

second UK I’m a Celebrity series starts today; lawsuit by UK Survivor dropped.
The second season of ITV’s I’m a Celebrity–Get Me Out of Here starts today, three days after UK Survivor producers “[withdrew] its claim for damages and an injunction,” the BBC reports. Castaway Television alleged the celebrity show copied their format. A similar lawsuit in the United States was dismissed by a judge in January.

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