Endemol was a media company based in the Netherlands that produced programs for television. The company had subsidiaries and joint ventures in 23 countries. These countries included the United Kingdom, the United States, France, Mexico, Spain, Italy, Germany, Argentina, Poland, Netherlands, India, South Africa, Lebanon, Morocco and Australia among others.
|Predecessors||Joop van den Ende TV Productions (1989) |
John De Mol Productions (1992)
|Fate||Merged with Shine Group|
Later acquired by Banijay
|Successor||Endemol Shine Group|
|Sophie Turner Laing (CEO)|
|Parent||Endemol Shine Group|
Endemol Middle East
Endemol South Africa
|Subsidiaries||51 Minds Entertainment|
Darlow Smithson Productions
Douglas Road Productions
Endemol Worldwide Distribution
House of Tomorrow
Tiger Aspect Productions
Endemol was founded in 1994 with the combining of the television companies owned by Joop van den Ende and John de Mol. The name of the company comes from the combination of their surnames (Ende + Mol). The company is best known for making reality programs. One of its best known programs is the reality series Big Brother. This series has over 40 different version which are shown in over 100 countries. The company also makes many different game shows such as Deal or No Deal, Fear Factor and Anime de Training EX. It also creates the popular series Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.
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Other websites change
- Endemol USA Website Archived 2015-06-27 at the Wayback Machine
- Endemol UK website
- Deal or No Deal Official website by Endemol