ITV Studios is calling for pitches for Factual TV to appeal to an international audience.
Seven Network is participating in the pitch process along with Channel 4, A+E Networks UK, PBS, Discovery and Tencent Video China.
ITV is looking for new ideas in the areas of True Crime, Lifestyle, Hidden Worlds / Armchair Travel -food will only be considered with the right talent.
True Crime can be set anywhere, but UK, US or Australia is preferred, ideally not be host-led, or at least should have the option of removing the host for an international version.
Lifestyle projects could cover makeover and fashion, extreme cosmetics, a life changing journey, docusoap makeover, competitive reality or property space.
Hidden Worlds / Armchair Travel must be aspirational escapism for viewers but could be behind the scenes at well-known luxury brands or locations.