Pequeños gigantes (Little Giants), Telecinco, Spain
Pitch: Local adaptation of the talent show Pequeños gigantes first aired in Mexico on Canal de las Estrellas and then in Costa Rica, Ecuador, Panama and Peru. Five teams of 4 children aged 4 to 12 short listed in casting calls held nationwide compete against each other in singing, dancing and acting gigs. Each team is mentored by a famous coach. The contestants are assessed by a jury of three artists, who also became famous at a young age.
Social media buzz: According to the witspottER analytics, the talent contest was the most commented premiere of the week in social media in Europe reaching 120’000 comments on Twitter. Over four weekly episodes, the number of Facebook likes was multiplied by 7 to reach more than 47 000 Likes.
Premiere: Tuesday 9 September 2014
Distributor: Televisa Internacional
Weekly 120-minute episodes