BBC One has secured the primary UK tv broadcast of One World: Together at Home – a worldwide televised and streamed leisure particular, curated in collaboration with Lady Gaga, which is able to have fun the heroic efforts of group well being employees around the globe.
The occasion will assist the COVID-19 Response Fund, powered by the UN Foundation, within the world struggle to finish COVID-19.
Lorna Clarke, Controller, BBC Pop, says: “I’m thrilled that BBC One is to broadcast coverage of this very special event, featuring some of the world’s most loved musicians, to show support to care workers all over the world at this challenging time.”
The stay world particular will happen on Saturday 18th April 2020 and can be broadcast stay on ABC, Bell Media, NBC, ViacomCBS Networks and iHeartMedia in North America.
It will function appearances from stars together with Alanis Morissette, Andrea Bocelli, Billie Eilish, Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day, Burna Boy, Chris Martin, David Beckham, Eddie Vedder, Elton John, FINNEAS, Friends of Sesame Street, Idris and Sabrina Elba, J Balvin, John Legend, Kacey Musgraves, Keith Urban, Kerry Washington, Lang Lang, Lizzo, Maluma, Paul McCartney, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Shah Rukh Khan and Stevie Wonder.
The world broadcast will then be tailored and broadcast on BBC One on Sunday 19th April.
The BBC One programme will function highlights from the stay occasion, in addition to unique performances from UK artists and interviews with entrance line employees. More details about the content material of the BBC One programme will be introduced sooner or later.
Additional performances from the worldwide broadcast on Saturday 18th April will be proven on BBC iPlayer from Sunday 19th April.
One World: Together At Home is ordered by Charlotte Moore, Head of BBC Content and is commissioned for BBC One by Jan Younghusband, Head of Commissioning, BBC Music TV and Alison Kirkham, Controller of Factual Commissioning, BBC. It is produced for the BBC by Twofour, the chief producer is David Brindley.