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Although mainly a producer of factual TV Shine has produced a couple of comedy-related documentaries and 'Top 10' shows. Credits include The Story of Light Entertainment. Shine is part of Endemol Shine Group.

Recent productions

Year Medium Production Broadcaster Genre Summary
2009 TV As Seen On TV. Image shows from L to R: Fern Britton, Steve Jones, Jason Manford. Copyright: Shine. As Seen On TV BBC1 Panel Show BBC1 panel show based around TV trivia. Hosted by Steve Jones, with team captains Fern Britton and Jason Manford.
2009 TV The What In The World? Quiz. Image shows from L to R: Lee Hurst, Marcus Brigstocke, Dominic Holland. Copyright: Shine. The What In The World? Quiz C5 Panel Show Channel Five panel show about the weird and wonderful. Marcus Brigstocke hosts, with team captains Lee Hurst and Dominic Holland.
2008 TV Comedy Songs - The Pop Years. Copyright: Shine / BBC. Comedy Songs - The Pop Years BBC4 Comedy Documentary which traces the modern history of the comedy pop song from the birth of the charts in 1952 to its reinvention in the new millennium.

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Comedy title launches

Year Medium Genre Production
2009 TV Panel Show As Seen On TV
2008 TV Panel Show The What In The World? Quiz
2006 TV Documentary The Story Of Light Entertainment