Following on from the international success of the touching talk show The Story of My Life comes news of a second season in both Poland and the Middle East. In both territories, the second season is expected to air this fall. The format has already been sold to 10 countries worldwide since its debut in the Netherlands in 2017, ranging from Germany to Brazil to Russia.
In Poland, the first season on Telewizja Polsat scored good results with an average of 1.6 million viewers per episode and 12% market share in key demo (16-49) and received many positive reviews. Says Nina Terenitew, program director Polsat TV: “People all over the world are the same: they are afraid of old age and passing time, they want to be loved and want their relationships to last for the rest of their lives. We found a whole range of emotions in ‘The Story of My Life’ and that is why we are continuing this extremely moving project.”
In the Middle East the show, licensed by Dubai Media Inc and locally produced by Talpa Middle East, also secured great ratings. “It was the best performing show in the Dubai Media Inc line-up”, according to Ziad Kebbi, CEO Talpa Middle East.
The Story of My Life is a talk show with a twist...because celebrity couples get a sneak preview of how they’ll look at two different stages of their future! In 25 years... in 50 years... and maybe even older than that! How will they react to seeing their loved one age? And what do they think when they see the ‘old’ version of themselves in the mirror? Paired with some risky, deep, and emotional questions, the transformation of a lifetime is sure to touch hearts like never before.