Channel 4 has renewed quiz show Fifteen to One for Series 6 to premiere in 2016, the broadcaster has confirmed:
Legendary quiz show Fifteen To One will be returning to Channel 4 for a sixth series. The Remedy Productions (part of the Argonon group) commission will air on the channel next year.
Broadcaster and comedian Sandi Toksvig will return to host the fast-paced, relentless competition also known as TV’s toughest general knowledge quiz. Fifteen contestants start the game, only one can win. The fifteen highest scoring winners returning for the series final, where they’ll compete for the title of Grand Champion and a massive £40,000.
The series will be produced out of Remedy’s Glasgow office and will comprise of 40 x 60’ episodes set to air in daytime next year; one of which will be Remedy’s 200th daytime episode of the battle of the brains for Channel 4.
Sarah Lazenby, Editor, Entertainment at Channel 4 said, “Sandi’s brilliant wit and exceptional general knowledge has breathed new life into a much loved format and we’re delighted to continue the brand on 4.”
Remedy Productions’ Chief Creative Officer, Tom Blakeson commented: “We’re delighted to be making more Fifteen to One for Channel 4. It’s a great show with an army of amazing fans and we’re really looking forward to getting back into studio in Glasgow with the wonderful Sandi Toksvig.”
Fifteen To One season six was commissioned by Channel 4’s Entertainment Team and will be handled by Sarah Lazenby, Editor for Entertainment.