Benidorm to return to ITV1

ITVComedy series Benidorm has been re-commissioned by ITV though it’ll return with an extended episode format.

ITV has re-commissioned its Tiger Aspect produced comedy series, Benidorm, for more episodes. ITVThe third series of the sitcom will kick off later this year with a soon to air one-off special followed later by the third season. However, while previous episodes have been 30 minutes long the new episodes will air in a new 60 minute format.

Benidorm is one of the few successful comedies to have aired on ITV in recent years with Moving Wallpaper, which recently finished its second series, likely to be cancelled by the broadcaster due to disappointing ratings.