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01/15/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/15/2020 03:33

FROM BURAK AKSAK AND SELCUK AYDEMIR, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH BKM, NETFLIX’S NEW ORIGINAL SERIES “50M2” BEGINS PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY

He needs a 50m2 space to be reborn... How many lives could fit in a 50m2?

Istanbul, Turkey - January 15 2020 - Netflix, the world's leading internet entertainment service, begins principal photography on 50m2, a dark comedy series, in partnership with BKM.

Produced by BKM, 50m2 will be directed by the highly acknowledged director Selcuk Aydemir alongside the renowned writer/director Burak Aksak who is also the scriptwriter of the series. The eight-part dark comedy series stars Engin Ozturk, Aybuke Pusat, Kursat Alniacik, Cengiz Bozkurt, Tolga Tekin, Yigit Kirazci, Ozgur Emre Yildirim, Tuncay Beyazit, Tugce Karabacak, Hasan Yalnizoglu and Murat Kilic.

The series tells the story of a mysterious hitman named Golge (Engin Ozturk) who tries to find himself on the run for his life. While escaping from his wealthy and dark like followed by a betrayal from Servet who treated him like his long-lost father, he suddenly finds himself living in a 50 meter square tailor shop in a foreign neighborhood. While hiding in there until the situation settles down, he discovers those in the neighborhood think that he is the son of the deceased store-owner. However, he quickly realizes that maintaining this identity won't be as easy as he thinks.The more he lives in this new neighborhood, the more he will discover the secrets about his past and his real identity, the more he helps those around him, the more he will become someone else.

The seriesis expected to launch globally in 2020.


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About BKM

BKM, leading the film and entertainment industry in Turkey, was established in 1994 by Necati Akpınar and Yılmaz Erdoğan.

Since 1994, BKM has broken new grounds in Turkish entertainment, film and TV ındustry with its sold-out theatrical plays , musicals, international and local concert events, 70+ movies produced in the last 20 years , tens of TV series and TV shows followed by the vast majority of the Turkish audience.

BKM, celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2020, keeps on producing not only in the national field but also in international platforms.