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Following what it claims is the ‘huge’ success of its first two runs, Dori Media Group has agreed a deal with Hungarian market leader TV channel RTL KLUB to grant ten years’ of broadcasting rights for an unlimited number of seasons of Power Couple.
RTLHungary powercouple 5Dec2018
Created by Abot Hameiri, Power Couple gives ten couples extreme challenges to test how well they really know each other. In this game, couples can convert the closeness of their relationships and their knowledge of each other into big cash prizes.

The show first aired in Israel in September 2016 and is said to have subsequently received ratings success across the globe with sales to Germany, Brazil, Hungary, Israel, Slovenia, South Africa, Portugal, India, China, Croatia, and Mexico. The debut in Hungary was marked by a 24.1% share and a secured slot in the TV guide. The viewing share of Season 3 set a ratings record, having reached 12.6% on TV Record in Brazil and 17.5% on RTL Germany at prime time, a 25% increase over earlier seasons.

Commenting on the new deal, Dori Media Group CEO and Ppresident Nadav Palti said: “The format's relevance across different territories and cultures is down to the emotional connection audiences make with the couples participating in the show, which keeps them tuning in each week. We are constantly looking to make the show more interesting and engaging for our viewers all over the world. We are delighted to see the continuing strong success of Power Couple in Hungary and hope that the audience will enjoy Season 3 as it did with the first two seasons.”

Added RTL Hungary deputy CEO and programming director Peter Kolosi: “The second season of Power Couple averaged 23.5% market share in the target demo group 18-49, and also provided excellent non-linear results with more than 1.5 million video views. Based on the great success of the first two seasons, Power Couple is one of the favourite TV shows among Hungarian audience That's why we are thrilled to announce that over the next ten years new seasons of Power Couple will be shown on RTL Hungary's channels and we are also confident that the new seasons will be as successful as the first two were.”