The Wit List is a bimonthly selection by The Wit of 3 fresh, innovative and entertaining shows from around the world with highest social media buzz, made just for the MIPTV-MIPCOM community. Discover the April’s Wit List!
SEN ANLAT KARADENIZ (LIFELINE), TURKEY, ATV
Pitch: Romantic series that tells the story of Nefes, a woman who manages to escape with her son from the man to whom she has been sold as a child bride. She hides in the Black Sea region with the help of Tahir, a man whose family does not approve of the situation.
Social media buzz: According to the Wit Social List, the drama was the most commented premiere of the week in social media worldwide, reaching 45,000 comments on Twitter. After two months on air, the hit drama has gathered more than 58,000 Followers on Twitter.
Premiere: Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Distributor(s): ATV Distribution
60 weekly 45-minute episodes
L’AVENTURE ROBINSON (STARS ON THE ROCKS), FRANCE, TF1
Pitch: Celebrity adventure reality series in which two celebrities are cut off from the world and left to their own devices for five days on a remote island. The goal is to win as many dexterity and reflection challenges as possible in order to raise money that will be donated to a charity.
Social media buzz: According to the Wit Social List, the reality special was the most commented premiere of the week in social media in Europe and the second most commented premiere worldwide, reaching 21,000 comments on Twitter.
Premiere: Friday, February 16, 2018
Distributor(s): Banijay Rights
Special 120-minute episode
BÖRÜ (WOLF), TURKEY, STAR TV
Pitch: Action series inspired by real facts, following 17 heroic heroes from special operations unit 34 50 BÖRÜ responsible for the surveillance of the Turkish-Syrian border, when in the spring of 2014 the enemies are growing and the circle of danger inside is becoming narrower.
Social media buzz: According to the Wit Social List, the drama was the most commented premiere of the week in social media worldwide, reaching 62,000 comments on Twitter. After one month on air, the drama has gathered more than 17,000 Followers on Twitter.
Premiere: Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Distributor(s): Global Agency
Weekly 110-minute episodes