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A remake of "Son of a Rich" will be shot in Turkey

04 April 2024

Filming of the adaptation of the highest-grossing Russian comedy will begin in Turkey in the summer. The role of the slave will be played by the star of Turkish cinema Kerem Byursin, known to everyone for the role of Serkan Bolat in the series "Love is in the air

The Turkish version of the film will retain the concept of the re-education of the spoiled rich kids. The plot revolves around the main character named Meta, a spoiled heir from Istanbul, which falls into the Ottoman city of the XVI century. The start of filming is scheduled for June, the Ottoman city will be recreated in the iconic locations of the TV series "Magnificent Century" and "Ertugrul". In the director's chair Onur Unul, one of the most famous directors in Turkey.

The production of the film will be handled by the Turkish film company Kunay Film together with the Russian studio Yellow, Black and White. The story of Grisha's re-education has won popular love in Russia. The films " Son of a rich " and " Son of a rich 2" became box office hits and collectively collected more than 6.9 billion rubles and 21 million viewers throughout Russia. The studios Yellow, Black and White, the online cinema START, MEM Cinema were engaged in the production of comedies Production, with the participation of the Russia TV channel, the Central film company Partnership" and with the support of the Cinema Foundation.

Klim Shipenko, director of the films "Son of a rich" and " Son of a rich 2":

 "The appearance of new adaptations of our film is highly appreciated by foreign colleagues. I am glad that the "Slave" continues to travel the world!"