A+E Networks

FORMATS


2018

Table of Contents

LIVE PD

THIS IS NOT A REALITY SHOW, THIS IS REALITY

 
From drunk-driving checkpoint stops to high-speed chases, bar fights to gang shootings, domestic disputes to drug busts, Live PD® captures it all in this first ever, unfettered look inside some of the busiest police forces. In-studio experts guide viewers through each episode, giving insight to what audiences witness in real time (via a mix of dashoard cameras, fixed rig, and handheld cameras), bouncing minute-by-minute between the featured police departments across the country and offering an inside look at each live incident.

A&E® U.S.

VOICES FROM THE GRAVE

COMFORT AND CLOSURE FROM THE AFTERLIFE

 
If you knew you were going to die, what would you do to prepare your family? What if you had a chance to leave behind a walking, talking version of yourself? It sounds impossible, but through the miracle of cutting-edge hologram technology, Voices from the Grave offers people facing their final weeks and days of life a chance to show their loved ones that death is not the end of their story. In this unprecedented and profoundly moving format, they are able to return one last time to deliver uplifting, often deeply personal messages to the grieving, offering them comfort and closure and sometimes surprises that they couldn’t, or wouldn’t, reveal when they were alive.

 

SEATBELT PSYCHIC

A SHORT RIDE TO THE OTHER SIDE

 
Introducing a format that surprises unsuspecting ride share passengers with the psychic reading of a lifetime. The driver, a skilled medium, communicates with passengers’ deceased loved ones, relaying detailed messages that are surprising, emotional, and, for many, incredibly life-changing.

LIFETIME® U.S.


SEVEN YEAR SWITCH

IS IT TIME FOR SOMEONE NEW?
Seven years marks a defining point in many relationships when couples sometimes find themselves restless, dissatisfied, and curious about what life would be like with a new partner. This captivating format gives them a chance to find out. For two whole weeks, four couples swap partners to see what life would be like with someone different.

LIFETIME U.S.COMMISSIONED: U.S. (SEASONS 1–3),AUSTRALIA (SEASONS 1–2),UK, SPAIN, FINLAND

BRIDE AND PREJUDICE

UNCONVENTIONAL COUPLES FROM CONVENTIONAL FAMILIES
Weddings can be challenging under the best of circumstances, but what does a couple do when their loved ones oppose their marriage because of race, religion, class, or sexual orientation? Can the couple’s love survive the pressure? Will families show up for the ceremony? And will they hold their peace or do whatever they can to stop it?

LIFETIME® U.S.COMMISSIONED: U.S., AUSTRALIA, UK



ALONE

NO CAMERA CREW. NO PRODUCERS. JUST SURVIVORS.
TV’s harshest, most beautiful reality competition. It’s the ultimate test of endurance. A group of people with strong survival skills are dropped into separate parts of a remote wilderness, with just 10 items of their choosing. Each one will confront the merciless forces of nature, hunger, wild predators, and perhaps the toughest challenge of all: loneliness.

HISTORY® U.S. SEASON 5 AND COUNTINGCOMMISSIONED: DENMARK, NORWAY


LOVE AT FIRST FLIGHT
Total strangers are brought together and paired up by an expert matchmaker for a 30-day multi-destination journey. The couples meet on the first flight and are thrown into unpredictable travel-based challenges that can bring out the worst in anyone. When their high-stress trip is over, the couples who have made it that far will have the option to get married right at the airport.
LIFETIME® U.S.


60 DAYS IN
In this groundbreaking experiment, volunteers agree to be locked up as criminals to see what it takes to survive behind bars. For 60 days, the participants live among the prison population without officers, inmates, or staff knowing their secret. Surveillance cameras capture their extraordinary personal journeys and also expose some shocking problems within the troubled system.
A&E® U.S.


UNDERCOVER HIGH
What’s it like to be a teenager today? In this cutting-edge experiment, undercover young adults enroll in a typical high school to experience life between the bells and in the halls. Posing as regular students, they gain unparalleled access to the private world of teenagers, hoping to unlock solutions that could save schools — and kids — in crisis.
A&E® U.S.


GLAM MASTERS
Armed with brushes, palettes, and contour kits, four makeup and style enthusiasts go head-to-head to prove they have what it takes to be the next big name in beauty. Each episode’s winner advances to the semifinals for the Tournament of Masters finale. In the end, only one gets to claim the title of Glam Master.
LIFETIME U.S.


MAKING A MODEL
This format follows a group of young women supported by their mothers, as they pursue their dreams of becoming supermodels. They’ll face challenges designed to test their modeling abilities as well as their mother-daughter relationships. In the end, which girl and momager will rise up to build their own brand and seize the grand prize?
LIFETIME U.S.


THE RAP GAME
Young rappers battle it out for the ultimate prize of a recording contract with a top industry executive in this master class in hip-hop. Over the course of the format, the youthful performers are mentored by seasoned experts in song writing, vocal technique, style, and movement — all in hopes of becoming the next breakout star.
LIFETIME® U.S.


BAE OR BAIL
Relationships are put to the ultimate test in this hidden camera comedy show where partners play terrifying pranks to see if their loved ones will step in to save them or run for the door and never look back. Which couples will survive?
FACEBOOK WATCH


Q-FOOTBALL
A thrilling new competition that pits football-mad fans against each other in a penalty shootout-style head-to-head contest. If a contestant wins the shootout round, they live to play again. But if they lose, they’re instantly eliminated and ejected from the game.


SNAP DECISION
Contestants must challenge their preconceived notions by making instant judgments about strangers seen in on-the-street interviews. Since looks can be deceiving, viewers will love the bizarre twists and turns as the player who makes the right calls gets to take home the grand prize.


VINTAGE QUEEN
In this style competition, two fashionistas try to outdo each other by finding the most elegant clothing and accessories in second-hand shops. The one who spends the least but is judged to have the most expensive-looking outfit wins, proving that it doesn’t have to cost a fortune to look fabulous.
LIFETIME POLAND


FORGED IN FIRE
In each episode of this razor-sharp contest, weapon makers forge iron and steel to create everything from Viking battle-axes and samurai swords to Indian claw daggers. Trying to build a particular weapon by hand better and faster than the competition, each contestant races against the clock in a battle of wits and ingenuity.
HISTORY® U.S.COMMISSIONED: LATIN AMERICA