Munich, May 12, 2011. The international hit science-tainment magazine “Galileo” will debut in China on May 14. SevenOne International has sold the concept to Chinese Free TV station Shanghai DocuTV and further 14 local TV stations. Starting this weekend, the half-hour magazine will be airing every Saturday and Sunday evening at 5:25 p.m. “Galileo” is produced by Jie Lin/Legendary Units.
Said Yan He, Regional Sales Director at SevenOne International: “Knowledge is fun if you explain it the right way. ‘Galileo’ is the best evidence of that: the magazine has been a hit in Germany for 13 years now and is an international bestseller. We wish our Chinese partners every success.”
Debuting on German broadcaster ProSieben in 1998, ‘Galileo’ is a first rate sciencetainment program that explains common, technical and scientific phenomena in an exciting, entertaining and understandable way. ‘Galileo’ is adapted locally in numerous countries, including Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Poland, Ukraine, Romania, Russia, Spain, France, Thailand and Israel.