“The Masterpiece,” an inventive expertise competitors present, took to the airwaves on Wednesday in Thailand.
The Thai launch is considered a proof of idea or experiment that, if profitable, may very well be rolled out as an unscripted format in different territories.
The present’s backers have important pedigree within the sector. They embody U.S. firms Fox Different Leisure and Sensible Canine Media and Thai producer and broadcaster Workpoint Leisure. FAE is the unscripted manufacturing arm of Fox Studios. Sensible Canine is a manufacturing firm based by Craig Plestis, who was instrumental in creating “The Masked Singer,” the U.S. model of Korean format “The King of Masked Singer.” Park Wonwoo, who created “Masked Singer” format additionally has a primary look cope with FAU.
“The Masterpiece” options native celebrities and famend administrators who group as much as recreate after which conceal themselves in well-known work, iconic moments in time, and popular culture photos, making it unimaginable to inform the place the onstage phantasm ends and the superstar begins.
The brand new masterpieces turn into stay illusions that then carry out earlier than a panel of judges. The superstar performances vary from singing to stand-up comedy, to bounce and every week the illusions turn into bolder and crazier.
9 groups debuted within the Wednesday premiere. With the present hosted by Kan Kantathavorn, one director-and-celebrity group might be eradicated per weekly episode. The elimination course of continues till a ultimate stay spherical when the final two remaining groups compete to be topped as masterpiece winner.
Workpoint stated that the 9 administrators embody Prachya Pinkaew (“Ong Bak, “The Protector”), Sang Teerawat Anuwat Udom, Mum Petchthai Wongkhamlao, Ah Santi Torwiwat, Moo Chayanop Boonprakob, Pol Huiprasert, Ping Lumprapleng, Stamp Apiwat Ueathavornsuk and Instructor Nai Manop Meejamrat. The collaborating celebrities embody Pancake Khemanit, Ble Pathumrat, Chin Chinnawut, Jai Thai Tosamit, Cheek Wichayanee, Dome Pakorn Lam, Son Yuk, Jorin 4 EVE and Mod Madam Mod.