Tony Jordan drama set for Mid East

Middle Eastern on-demand service Shahid, part of the MBC Group, is lining up a local version of a thriller from British scribe Tony Jordan. Crime drama Blood Oath (10×60’), originally produced in Serbia by Adrenalin in 2018 as Besa, will be adapted for Arabic-speaking audiences by the Red Planet Pictures founder. Dubai-based MBC Studios and...

The “Hide and seek” series, an intimate story about children after World War II

The new series “Hide and seek”, produced by RTS and Adenalin, follows the fate of boys and girls on their first day of school on Victory Day over fascism – May 9th, 1945. The series is being filmed in the village of Ivanovo as well as in Pancevo. Hide and seek series, created by the...

FEDIS: Besa wins best TV series award

Adrenalin’s TV shows “Besa”, “Žmurke” i “Pogrešan čovek” won numerous awards at the 9th International festival of domestic television series FEDIS.    The TV show „Besa“ won a Golden Antenna for Best TV series, as well as Best Music, by composer Nemanja Mosurović and Best Photography, by the director of photography Igor Šuntear.  „Žmurke“ (“Hide and seek”), a project by the legendary director Miloš...

Besa foot forward

Death in Paradise and Hustle showrunner Tony Jordan has been in the Balkans to work for Greece’s Antenna Group on a mafia drama in the Serbian language with director Dušan Lazarević. They tell Clive Whittingham how a unique project came together. If you need a project to highlight the international nature of the drama business,...

Endemol Shine extends ‘The Bridge’ to Croatia, Serbia

Endemol Shine Group (ESG) has secured a deal for a 10 x 50-minute Croatian/Serbian version of The Bridge, to be produced by Adrenalin Serbia for RTL Croatia and RTS Serbia. It marks the sixth local adaptation of the award-winning series, which has so far been remade in the US/Mexico, UK/France, Germany/Austria, Russia/Estonia and Malaysia/Singapore. Originally created by...

“The Wrong Man” Gathered the Right People!

The first regional daily family series was filmed, take a look! The Adrenalin production company celebrated the successful completion of the filming of the first regional daily family series, “The Wrong Man”, which lasted seven months. The production of 180 episodes involved more than 200 actors and over 150 crew members from Serbia and Croatia....

Hot Picks: Besa

“The series will be so successful that the Balkans will be set up for a lot more work” Distributor Antenna International Enterprises Producers Antenna Group; Red Planet Pictures; Adrenalin Length 12 x 45 minutes Broadcasters PRVA (Serbia); RTL (Croatia); Planet TV (Slovenia) When Pete Smith was approached by Serbian advertising mogul Srðan Šaper with an idea for a local gangster caper, he spotted an...

‘Harry Potter’s Arben Bajraktaraj & A Good Day To Die Hard’s Rasa Bukvic Star In Tony Jordan’s European Drama ‘Besa’

Harry Potter‘s Arben Bajraktaraj and A Good Day To Die Hard‘s Rasa Bukvic are among the stars to sign up to Tony Jordan’s Gomorrah-esque Eastern European drama Besa. Bajraktaraj, who also starred in Taken, and Bukvic, who was in The Transporter, will be joined in the 12-part drama by Croatian actor Lana Baric (You Carry Me) and Sebastian Cavazza (Short...