Press Releases

27 September 2017 ay yapim, korea, phi, puhu tv, gtv, uhd dream tv

Phi to be Korean TV's first Turkish Drama

Phi will become the first Turkish drama series to air on Korean television, on GTV this November.

The channel, which focuses on a female audience with a line up of lifestyle, cookery and fashion programming, will use Phi to introduce the Turkish Drama phenomenon to the Korean market.

Mint Media Group, who facilitated the deal alongside international distributor Eccho Rights, will dub the series in to Korean using A-list voice actors. CEO of Mint Media, Lee Hak Rae: “The Korean audience is not familiar with Turkish series yet, so the dubbed version will be a perfect opportunity to introduce this new genre in to Korea."

GTV will also bring a specially created 4K version of the series to their ultra hi-def service UHD Dream TV.

From production giants Ay Yapim, Phi has been a game-changing success in Turkey since its launch earlier this year. The first season’s 12 episodes have generated over 85 million views for online broadcaster Puhu TV. The channel has reported 13 million unique users following Phi’s launch, over 30% of Turkey’s entire online population.

“Phi marks an important new direction for Turkish Dramas, with whole new markets opened up by its premium quality, run time and format,” says Fredrik af Malmborg, Managing Director of Eccho Rights. “Striking a deal with a Korean broadcaster is a huge breakthrough and we look forward to bringing this incredible series to more viewers worldwide following this deal.”

Phi is a daring, psychological thriller following the celebrity psychiatrist Can Manay (Ozan Güven), whose world is turned upside down by the enchanting beauty of his new neighbour Duru (Sarikaya), who is in a seemingly perfect relationship with composer boyfriend Deniz (Günsür). But Manay’s attempts to manipulate those around him are threatened by the investigations of a journalist (Tüzünatac), determined to unearth secrets of his dark past.

Latest Posts

Archive
Tags 1+1 abs cbn adaptations albania albavision angola antenna argentina astro atresmedia atv ay yapim bantry bay bein black heart bob film brain academy brave and beautiful broken pieces btv bulgaria canal uno cennet centro medico cherry season chile cisne colombia column film conspiracy of silence crack them up crime drama croatia czech republic denmark directv divinity dlt dori media drama dreaming of you el accidente elephant story elif endemol shine turkey entertainment estonia ezel fatmagul fiction finland flight hs13 format fox france georgia germany globomedia gold film greece green yapim gtv gürkan uygun happy channel heart of the city honduras hq plus htv7 hungary imagen televisión india inside insider iran iraq israel italy kanal 2 kanal 7 karadayi kazakhstan kerem bürsin khabar kivanc tatlitug korea kosovo kvartal 95 latam latin america latvia leyla lydia tugutlu life of secrets lithuania lnk love puzzle lux vide malaysia mbc mediaset espana mega mena mexico montenegro most production mtg murder squad natpe budapest netherlands new bride nova ntv7 nurses ondirectv pakistan paraguay perfidia phi philippines pickbox tv pinewood studios prima protv puerto rico puhu tv rcn remake romania rtm rtve scripted reality season two seoul international drama awards serbia servant of the people show tv sia slovenia snowdrop spain spanish sreda production company star channel star india star tv stiletto vendetta studio kvartal 95 surec film sweden telecinco telefuturo telemundo the bible collection the clinic the end the netherlands times internet trk trotsky tuba buyukustun turkish drama tuvalu tv klan tve u:supporters uhd dream tv uk ukraine uncle ned viaplay vietnam vlad vtm walter presents wapa tv who are you wings of love winter sun yellow film yellow film & tv yesil yapim zap zebra zebra producciones zee