activeTV is an internationally renowned independent production company based in Australia and Asia. The company produces programming across a broad range of genres including reality, factual, entertainment and children’s television. activeTV is known for taking on international formats and creating local versions boasting high production and entertainment values, which translates into top ratings for broadcasters.
The company has produced two seasons of ‘The Amazing Race Australia’ (Seven Network), which has won an International Emmy and awards at the inaugural Australian AACTAs and Asian Television Awards. This success comes off the back of four seasons of the award winning ‘The Amazing Race Asia’ (AXN), three seasons for Reshet in Israel and versions for the Philippines and Ukraine.
Since its inception, activeTV Asia has quickly cemented its reputation as the region’s most highly skilled producers of reality, entertainment and factual programming. Its slate includes ‘E! News Asia’ (Comcast), ‘Cash Cab Asia’ (AXN), original series ‘Can You Serve?’ and ‘Driving Change with Caltex’ (digital/StarWorld).
In Australia, activeTV boasts a highly respected children’s division, which has produced 91 episodes of the smash hit comedy-action series ‘Prank Patrol’, now exported to CBBC, ZDF and RAI. activeTV Australia also produce prestigious televised events, including ‘Woolworths Carols in the Domain’.
The company has gained an international reputation as a first class facilitator and producer of turnkey productions. In Australia the team have facilitated for US and UK programs including Discovery’s ‘World’s Toughest Truckers’, Comcast’s ‘Chelsea Lately’, fashion series ‘How Do I Look?’ and ‘Finding Bigfoot’ (Animal Planet).
activeTV is currently launching an exciting slate of original factual, reality and kids programming thanks to its recently formed development division ‘activeTV Originals’.
AACTA Awards 2012 - Best Reality Television Series - The Amazing Race Australia
International Emmy Awards 2012 - Non-Scripted Entertainment - The Amazing Race Australia
Asian Television Awards 2011 - Best Direction - Michael McKay
Asian Television Awards 2011 - Best Adaptation of an Existing Format - The Amazing Race Australia
Asian Television Awards 2009 - Best Adaptation of an Existing Format - The Amazing Race Asia
Asian Television Awards 2008 - Best Adaptation of an Existing Format - The Amazing
AACTA Awards 2012 - Best Direction in Television - Michael McKay
Asian Television Awards 2012 - Best Adaptation of an Existing Format - The Amazing Race Australia
Asian Television Awards 2012 - Best Adaptation of an Existing Format - Cash Cab Asia
Asian Television Awards 2012 - Best Game or Quiz Programme - Cash Cab Asia
Asian Television Awards 2012 - Best Entertainment Presenter/Host - Oli Pettigrew in Cash Cab Asia
International Emmy Awards 2009 - Non-Scripted Entertainment - The Amazing Race Asia Season Three