Advanced Television


Love Island draws biggest audience since 2019

ITV’s Love Island had its biggest overnight audience since the 2019 final on July 7th with a total audience of 3.9 million across all devices. It had a TV audience of 3 million viewers and was up on the equivalent episode last year by +0.8 million TV viewers. The show won its slot and was […]

July 8, 2022

Love Island 8 records biggest audience so far

ITV has reported that the July 4th episode of Love Island had its biggest audience so far this season beating the launch, with a total of 3 million viewers tuning in to see the latest Casa Amor episode across all devices. It had its joint highest 16-34 audience this season with 1.1 million viewers and […]

July 6, 2022

ITV2, ITV Hub invites celebrities to ‘Retreat Yourself’

Four celebrities are about to embrace the unorthodox as they enter a wellness clinic like no other in ITV2’s Retreat Yourself, launching on July 8th and produced by Twenty Six 03. Commissioned as part of ITV and Campaign Against Living Miserably’s ongoing mental wellness campaign, What Gets You Through, Retreat Yourself sees unconventional-wellness guru Donna […]

July 4, 2022

ITV Hub: Love Island 8 hits 100m streams

ITV has announced that Season 8 of Love Island has already hit 100 million streams, which is the earliest point in the series the show has reached this milestone. This makes the eighth season of the dating show the most-streamed series so far, and ITV’s most-streamed title of 2022. June 29th was ITV’s biggest day […]

July 1, 2022

ITVX to launch with 9,000 hours of free content

ITV has announced further details of its new streaming platform ITVX, which is due to launch in the UK later this year. A complete overhaul of existing catch-up service ITVHub, streaming service ITVX will offer viewers a choice of over 9,000 hours of new series, documentaries, cult classics and films for viewers to watch without […]

June 15, 2022By Nik Roseveare

Record quarter for ITV drama

ITV has released data for drama The Thief, His Wife and The Canoe showing that the total audience for the first episode rose by 5.4 million viewers in the 28 days after the initial broadcast, with the four-part series as a whole averaging a total audience of over 9 million viewers, up by 5.1 million/123 […]

May 20, 2022

ITV backs new media brand Woo

New cultural media brand W00 – from the team behind VICE, i-D, Boiler Room and LADbible – has been backed in a long-term partnership by ITV’s Studio 55 initiative, which invests in business ideas aimed specifically at younger audiences Woo says its purpose is to “redefine wellness for an entire generation, via social channels, podcasts, […]

April 29, 2022

Celebrity Karaoke Club returning to ITV2

The popular, feel-good format, Celebrity Karaoke Club, is back for another helping of sing-along hits, showbiz gossip and epic celebrity performances. With this new series, produced by Universal International Studios’ Monkey, comes a new lineup of famous faces taking to the stage to belt out their favourite pop anthems. This year news of the karaoke […]

April 27, 2022

ITV reveals plans for Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebration event will be broadcast live on ITV and ITV Hub from the private grounds of Windsor Castle on May 15th, with the likes of Dame Helen Mirren, Damian Lewis, Omid Djalili and Tom Cruise leading an all-star cast of guests who will be participating in the celebrations. Phillip Schofield and […]

April 21, 2022

ITVBe announces The Singles’ Table

ITVBe and ITV Hub have commissioned Initial (part of Banijay UK) to produce The Singles’ Table, a brand-new dating show, set to give us a heart-warming and entertaining snapshot of what it’s like to be single and looking for love in 2022. As the UK gets back into the swing of weddings, we ask – […]

April 5, 2022