Little Gem to produce 6 x 30-minute series.
The star of the Bank of Dave is to front a six-part Channel 4 series to help viewers to ‘get rick quick’. Little Gem Media’s 6 x 30-minute series How To Get Rich Quick will follow the attempts of self-made millionaire Dave Fishwick to teach people the money-making skills that enabled him to build his fortune.
Centred on Fishwick’s money-making manifesto, the show will offer viewers practical tools to help increase their money and also offer an insight into the world personal finance.
How To Lose Weight Well indie Little Gem will produce the film with managing director Ben Gale and Kurt Seywald exec producing. It was ordered by C4 features commissioning editor Vivienne Molokwu.
Bank Of Dave, which was produced by Finestripe Productions, aired in 2012 to 1.4m (6%).
Seywald said that the show provided a useful how-to guide. “Everything we test-drive is relatable and designed to inspire the entrepreneur in all of us,” he added.
Meanwhile, C4 has also ordered a third, 5 x 60-minute series of How To Lose Weight Well. The dieting format, presented by Dr Xand Van Tulleken, Stacie Stewart and Hala El-Shafie, will also be exec produced by Gale and Seywald.