Alibaba Pictures, a Chinese film company, acquired the rights to produce a remake of "Son of a Rich", which grossed more than 3 billion rubles at the Russian box office and is still considered the top-grossing Russian film in the history of domestic distribution.
The remake will be produced within 4 years and will be released in China. The language of the production is Chinese.
Previously, Alibaba Pictures as an investor and producer was involved in the filming of "Mission Impossible: Outcast Tribe" and "Mission Impossible: Consequences," "Gemini," "Eight Hundred" and others.
The deal was facilitated by All Media (a START company).
The original "Son of a Rich" was directed by Klim Shippenko, and produced by Yellow, Black and White, МЕМ-CINEMA, Gpm Kit (Gazprom media), with the participation of Russia 1 TV channel and with the support of the Cinema Fund.