Ukraine: Media Group Ukraine closed deal with Polcast

Media Group Ukraine (MGU) has closed a deal for its top-rated TV series, such us detective psychodrama “Who Are You?” and reality series “True Mystery” which will premiere on Polcast Poland soon.

The Polish TV group that operates channels such as Polonia1, Tele 5, Novela TV, has bought several Ukrainian TV series, already successful in the local market. Iryna Chernyak, director of TV content sales and product acquisitions, MGU, commented: ‘It has been a while since we entered television market of CEE countries. Our content, mainly TV series usually focuses on the stories that most viewers can easily relate to.  I am pleased to announce the beginning of our cooperation with such a major broadcaster as Polcast Television. We have a significant library of finished content, formats and original scripts which we are happy to offer to our Polish colleagues’.

Inge Shtefan, a psychoanalyst from the detective drama is Who Are You? having been faced with a number of her patients dying under dubious circumstances and her fiancé disappearing, plunges into criminal investigations of her own while cooperating with the cops from a homicide department. In the course of the investigations she learns that a maniac guilty of all murders (including her fiancé’s) has been spying on her for many years. While investigating yet another case she is trying to place herself into the murderer’s position: “Who are you? What are your motives?”

Scripted reality True Mystery was first aired on the TV Channel Ukraine in 2015 with the highest performance rates achieved in the project’s third season. The show is aimed at finding solutions to mysterious cases, giving a rational explanation for murky or puzzling events. The show episodes are focused on average viewers faced with inexplicable (at first sight) phenomena and travails in their everyday routines. A team of experienced professionals investigates such seemingly “weird” cases to find a solution to the problem.