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Warner Bros. Australia & The Betoota Advocate Partner


Warner Bros. International Television Production (WBITVP) Australia and the Australian satirical newspaper The Betoota Advocate have teamed up for a slate of unscripted productions.

“With its distinct, bitingly satirical and smart approach to content, The Betoota Advocate has won a huge following,” said Michael Brooks, managing director of WBITVP Australia. “Meanwhile, Warner Bros.—with its storied TV production experience and international reach—is perfectly positioned to elevate this voice, and we’ll work together to develop premium unscripted television series with local and global appeal.”

“We are thrilled to be working with an organization as successful and experienced as Warner Bros.,” added Antony Stockdale, director of the Diamantina Media’s DM Podcast. “WB are the ideal partner to guide us and ensure the voice and tone beloved by fans of The Betoota Advocate translates to TV.”

Warner Bros. International TV Production Australia produces such formats as The Bachelor, The Masked Singer, Celebrity Apprentice, Selling Houses Australia, The Repair Shop, Dancing with the Stars, First Dates and Who Do You Think You Are?, along with drama series Love Me and The Twelve.

The Betoota Advocate, a brand from Diamantina Media, reaches four million readers every month.

About Chelsea Regan

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