Zodiak Media Group Limited
Zodiak Media Group is one of the largest independent producers of television programming in Europe. It owns 45 production companies with a presence spanning 17 countries. Some of its most notable titles include Location, Location for Channel Four and Holiday Showdown for ITV. In the US, Zodiak USA produces Wife Swap for broadcast network ABC and Don't Forget the Lyrics for FOX. Other units make children's shows, scripted programming, and documentaries. Zodiak Media Group was formed in mid-2010 when the former RDF Media was acquired by Paris-based Zodiak Entertainment (majority-owned by Italy's De Agostini). After the buyout, RDF Media rebranded itself as Zodiak Media Group.