BBC Studios has licensed the Dancing with the Stars format into Mongolia, making it the 60th territory to adapt the hit entertainment series.
Produced for Mongol TV, the 13-part series goes into preproduction this month and is set to air in early 2021. Nomin Chinbat from Mongol TV said: “We are really proud and excited to produce Dancing with the Stars Mongolia. We are certain that it will be a hit in Mongolia like everywhere else.”
André Renaud, senior VP for global format sales at BBC Studios Distribution, said, “Being able to celebrate this milestone 60th license of Dancing with the Stars is a real thrill for BBC Studios and all of the teams behind this successful brand, showing how bold British creativity continues to entertain people around the world. I’m so glad that we can share this moment with Mongol TV’s commission of the series and I know that Dancing with the Stars will dance its way into the hearts of audiences in Mongolia—I welcome the team at Mongol TV to the Dancing with the Stars family!”