How much do producers/researchers charge he BBC for producing "Who do you think youare?"

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Mr J. W. A. McKillop

Dear British Broadcasting Corporation,
How much do producers/research companies normally charge the BBC for producing the programme "Who do you think you are?" I appreciate locations and participants may vary somewhat but an indication of overall production costs is what I would require - thank you

Yours faithfully,

John McKillop

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A show like this costs up to £225,000 per episode, although could go up to £300,000 ( ). A tv researcher is usually on about £575 a week ( and would typically work on a series like this for about 3 or 4 months.

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