UK Survivor concludes tonight. The UK’s Survivor Panama ends tonight with the winner being announced live. Either Susannah Moffat and Jonny Gibb will walk away with £1 million.
UK Survivor contestant asks to be voted off, citing homesickness, flu. The premiere of the UK’s Survivor Panama found 22-year-old Sarah McCombie asking her tribe mates to vote her off because she was homesick and “flu-ridden.” The second season didn’t debut to strong numbers; as BBC News points out, “[m]ore people…watched BBC One’s Ten o’Clock… continue reading
UK Survivor returns tonight with fewer cast members and fewer episodes. The UK’s second season of Survivor debuts tonight on ITV. Faced with low ratings its first run, the show has made changes, including lowering the number of contestants from 16 to 12, eliminating the live audience segment, and adding (later in the season) an… continue reading
Survivor will return to the UK. Filmed in Panama, the UK’s second edition of Survivor will debut on March 13 on ITV. Changes include only two shows a week, a one-hour episode and a 30-minute follow-up show. Also, the number of contestants has been decreased to 12 from 16, and there will be no studio… continue reading
Charlotte wins UK Survivor, which ends with slightly better ratings. On Wednesday, Charlotte Hobrough won £1m when the UK’s Pulua Tiga version of Survivor concluded. The show was seen by just 9 million people, an improvement over the average 7 million–but nothing near the ratings of the UK’s Big Brother, which has seen non-stop media… continue reading
low ratings will lead to UK Survivor airing only once a week. Britain’s ITV will likely air Survivor only once a week (instead of two nights a week) because of its extremely low ratings.
despite contestants’ affair, UK Survivor’s ratings stay down. Although one UK Survivor castaway “has admitted cheating on her husband with another island castaway,” the ratings continue to be “stagnant.” That may have something to do with the fact that the ITV show has been schedule for four nights each week.
UK Survivor’s ratings aren’t that strong during first two nights. The premier of the UK’s Survivor didn’t capture a huge audience, and last night’s episode saw even lower ratings–only 4.4 million tuned in for the second episode. + plus: journalist is paid £150k to host.
UK Survivor debuts tonight. The UK’s version of Survivor debuts tonight on ITV. The show takes place on Pulau Tiga, a small, familiar island off Borneo, and was produced by the man behind Popstars, Nigel Lythgoe.
UK Survivor contestants revealed. Among them: An airline pilot, a massage therapist, and a bar worker (plus people named Nick and Richard).
Brazil’s Survivor has a rocky start. On No Limite, Brazil’s version of Survivor, the first castaway kicked off the island was involved in a heated argument about race in which a racist word was used against him. Now that he’s off the island, he’s considering both a lawsuit and a run for city council.