On the heels of the historic deal between Israel and the United Arab Emirates, the 2 Middle Eastern international locations are additionally set to make TV historical past. The long-running Israeli docu-reality collection Goalstar will movie its upcoming season within the United Arab Emirates, turning into the primary Israeli tv manufacturing to be shot within the UAE.
The information comes on the day of the signing ceremony on the White House for the settlement brokered by the U.S., through which Israel established formal ties with two Arab states, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain.
Goalstar, from ADD Content, has been airing since 2012 on Israel’s main cable community Hot. In every season, a gaggle of celebrities types a soccer crew. Previous seasons of the collection, created by Yaron Lichtenstein and Eliav Goldryd, have taken place in Brazil, Thailand, Mexico and Argentina. The present ninth installment, shot in Brazil, is at present airing on Hot.
ADD Content’s manufacturing crew is at present in discussions with a number of native UAE firms to shoot the upcoming season in 2021.
“ADD & Hot are extremely excited both on a business level and a national level to collaborate with the UAE on “Goalstar’s” 10th season. With the success of the collection in Israel and in mild of immediately’s settlement, we will’t wait to work as colleagues with UAE residents inside their unbelievable nation,” mentioned ADD Co-Founder and Head of International Hadas Mozes-Lichtenstein.
During its profitable run thus far, Goalstar has logged over 50 million VOD downloads, a 44% share and hundreds of thousands of views throughout main digital platforms together with YouTube, Facebook and Instagram.