ITV and Globa announced anew partnership, with ITV commissioning two x 90” entertainment specials which will showcase the highlights from both Capital’s Summertime Ball with Barclaycard and Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball.
Capital’s iconic music events see the world’s biggest artists come together to play for a live audience at some of the UK's biggest arenas. Viewers can now be a part of all the action highlights as ITV1 and ITVX - the UK’s freshest streaming service - bring these sell-out events to TV screens.
Hosted by Capital Breakfast’s Roman Kemp, Capital’s Summertime Ball with Barclaycard will see artists including Lewis Capaldi, Jonas Brothers, Niall Horan, Anne-Marie, RAYE and Calvin Harris descend on London’s iconic Wembley Stadium on Sunday 11 June 2023 playing their biggest hits to 80,000 Capital fans.
Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball with Barclaycard, the UK’s biggest Christmas party, will return to The O2 in London later this year.
Katie Rawcliffe, Head of Entertainment Commissioning at ITV said: “We’re delighted to be working with Global this year as we bring the biggest summer and Christmas parties to ITV. A stellar line-up, fantastic music and fan-favourite Roman at the helm, these TV specials are not to be missed.”
James Rea, Director of Broadcasting & Content at Global said: "We are all excited to be bringing Capital’s Summertime and Jingle Bell Ball to ITV in this exclusive new partnership. These are iconic music events and it’s fantastic that millions of viewers and Capital listeners across the UK will be able to watch the highlights on ITV. The UK’s biggest parties just got even bigger!"
They are filmed and produced by Global’s production team. Global Founder Ashley Tabor-King OBE is Executive Producer, Elizabeth Honan is Creative Director, Dave Skinner is the Director, and Carl Trumpess is Producer.