Axel Fiacco

Format & Media Specialist

 

More than 20 years of experience in Tv Editorial Development and Multiplatform Content. International Award Winning format creator. Selected by the MIPTV team to be part of PRODUCERS TO WATCH 2022. Lecturer at Italian and international Universities. Prolific author of books about format and television writing.

Main activities: creating or co-creating unscripted formats with international appeal; worldwide distribution; analysis and “empowering” of existing projects; consulting on creative strategy and content development (both in the linear and non-linear field); consulting and preparation of global content markets; legal consultant to law firms; gaming.

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News

  • BMH & FE are excited to announce their Production Partnership. This new collaboration aims to foster and encourage the development and production of new international projects. Bloom is an Italian television production company based in Milan which goal is to create and produce high quality......

  • Due to its incredible results (the average share of January was 38.7%!), the third series of Just1Letter on the public channel of Swiss television has been reconfirmed. It will be on air from late August to the end of January for 110 new episodes. And......

  • After TALPA CONCEPT and TRESOR TV, also the European prodco ECCHOLINE (Peking Express, Ninja Warrior) and the Canadian group JUST FOR LAUGHS have made a creative partnership with our CREATIVE HUB to develop innovative ideas and boost existing formats. We are thrilled to start new creative......

  • The first episode of the 2nd season of JUST 1 LETTER (SOLO 1 LETTERA) premiered on La1, the first channel of RSI, the public Swiss Italian television, with an impressive 35,4% of share on access prime time. The game show will continue till January, for......

  • The American media company CAN’T NEVER COULD  will distribute some of our formats worldwide, among which the gameshows THE CHAIN (ZEROVERO) and YOU CENTRE (SEI CENTRO), on air on the Italian public Swiss television....

  • After TALPA CONCEPT, also TRESOR TV, the German Production Company, part of Keshet International, has made a creative partnership with our CREATIVE HUB. In the next weeks our + 80 students, belonging to the best Universities & Media Schools, will develop innovative ideas according to......

  • METADATE, the first dating show in the metaverse, distributed worldwide from Format Espresso, will be present with a very special event in metaverse next Thursday 31st at 6,00pm CET. If you wish to participate, click this link: https://bitly.com/metadatevirtualevent. See you in metaverse!...

  • Axel Fiacco has been selected also this year by the MipTv team as one of PRODUCER TO WATCH 2022...

  • TALPA CONCEPT and FORMAT ESPRESSO CREATIVE HUB are excited to announce their Creative Partnership.   The 80 students of the Creative Hub, belonging to the best Universities & Media Schools, aim to develop their most inspired ideas into formats that people will love all over......

  • JUST 1 LETTER, the brand-new game show of RSI, the public Italian Swiss television, has been optioned by GREENCOUCH ENTERTAINMENT for the US market....