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Russian net buys German improv comedy remake rights

Russian channel CTC has acquired local remake rights to German improv comedy Schiller Street. The format, which Red Arrow International sells globally, will sit alongside other sitcoms on the Russian net’s schedule that comprise “the core of CTC primetime broadcasting”, according to chief content officer Vyacheslav Murugov. The set-up sees a number of comedians without […]

Russia sets out House Rules

Russian free-to-air broadcaster Ren TV has commissioned a local version of Red Arrow International’s Australian format House Rules. The reality competition show sees couples hand over keys to their home to other competitors in order to attempt to have their entire mortgages paid off after a complete household renovation. Each week judges score the renovators’ […]