The successful ‘Evenings are all Finnish’ theme continues on MTV in autumn 2017
MTV’s jubilee year culminates in an extensive range of Finnish programming in autumn 2017. The ‘Evenings are all Finnish’ theme will see an abundance of shows, and the stars will be brighter than ever! Check out the autumn programming and contact us for collaboration opportunities.
The MTV3 channel will feature the biggest stars in Finland, and the weekend schedule will be full of feel-good entertainment. The news and factual entertainment programmes will also be prominent on the biggest commercial channel in Finland.
Tähdet, tähdet, the music show, will return with a new constellation of stars. The popular show will be hosted by Mikko Leppilampi, and the star performances will be judged by the music editor and media wizard Maria Veitola and the manager of Helsinki’s legendary Tavastia Club Juhani Merimaa.
Enjoy an evening of games hosted by the hottest stars in Finland. Actors Maria Ylipää and Anna-Maija Tuokko, together with Jaakko Saariluoma, will host the new Game Night entertainment programme.
Get your hard hats ready and hold on to your socks on Saturdays: the hysterical family show Posse returns and you’ll be able to feel it! Jarppi, HP and Jarno from the Dudesons with Viivi Pumpanen and Jaakko Saariluoma will be accompanied by two new Posse members: Finnish YouTube stars Lakko and Herba will join the fun.
Järjen Jättiläinen is a fast game show for all the family in which the idea is to find the smartest person in Finland.
The new Älä jäädy entertainment show will see some well-known improvisers testing their acting skills. Those giving it their all include the Putous stars Ernest Lawson, Roope Salminen and Mikko Penttilä and the promising young actress Veera Lehtinen.
The popular panel show Tuubi will be back for a third season. The show promises funny videos and mad tasks.
Joonas Nordman stars in and writes Pelimies, which returns for a second season this autumn. Pelimies offers live entertainment that draws from the news of the week and mixes fact and fiction to create a topical satire show.
Although Finland is a great country, there are always those who decide to leave. You can take a Finn out of Finland but you can’t take Finland out of a Finn. The new series Antti Holma ja maastamuuttajat (Antti Holma and expats) explores what it’s like being a Finn living outside Finland.
Finnish writers Kari Hotakainen, Miika Nousiainen, Tuomas Kyrö and Jenni Pääskysaari continue to discuss viewers’ problems in the Pitääkö olla huolissaan? series.
Are all rules really necessary? Do you sometimes feel like rules are more important than human beings? The new programme Sääntö-Suomi explores the mad rules in force in Finland, called the ‘bureau-crazy’ by some.
Tosimiehet is a tongue-in-cheek show in which five Finnish ‘real men’ who lead not-so-healthy lifestyles push themselves and each other to get fit.
Flour will fly and rolling pins clatter on the table when twelve new bakers compete for the title of the best amateur baker in Finland. Koko Suomi leipoo is the Finnish version of the Great British Bake Off, and it’s hosted by Anne Kukkohovi.
The touching Meidän tarina (Our story) shows celebrity couples exploring their lives through three stages. Jenni Pääskysaari is the hostess. In addition to the current situation, viewers will see how the couple ages, first to about 60-year olds and then 80-year olds.
Mökkireissu is a new show that features Finland’s top artistes Elias Kaskinen, Kalle Lindroth and Roope Salminen, who travel to a summer house at the height of the summer. Viewers can expect to spend an unforgettable 24 hours with well-loved songs and stories.
The popular Maajussille morsian series (Farmer wants a wife) is celebrating its tenth season as it’s time to meet new farmers. This time the show will be hosted by Vappu Pimiä, who will help the participants find love with an open heart.
The longest running drama series in Finland, Salatut elämät (Secret lives), will continue to entertain audiences. It focuses on incidents that colour the lives of the Pihlajakatu residents.
Say What is a new documentary series consisting of eight episodes. It will introduce viewers to different landscapes and cultures around the globe. Journalists Aino Huilaja and Nina Rahkola, both familiar faces on MTV3, travel across the continents and observe the current phenomena.
Enbuske, Veitola & Salminen is a popular talk show that asks all the questions that people are normally too embarrassed to ask, on live television.
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Rankat duunit (Tough jobs) is an action-packed entertainment series that features Viivi Pumpanen and Tuija Pehkonen, who try out 16 jobs that test their fitness, courage and guts.
The world’s most popular practical joke show Punk’d is coming! Finnish A-list celebrities will play pranks on each other.
The 112 series is a Finnish production and follows events as they unfold after a call is received by the emergency services. The camera will show viewers what really happens when a 112 call is made.
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Emotion-filled Ensitreffit alttarilla (based on the Danish series Married at first sight) is a show that looks for true love for those who have not yet met the one. The show leaves the fate of the single people to relationship experts, who use psychology and science to find the best matches.
Kauneuden hinta (The price of beauty) is a reality TV series that features people with cosmetic flaws or physical changes with different causes who are given another chance.
All MTV’s well-loved series are available on MTV Katsomo
All the popular series on MTV this autumn will also be available on MTV Katsomo. Katsomo has broken records with stream video starts, and the service was revamped this spring. A new video advertising the productisation project will also be carried out in the autumn.