The Turkish company Inter Medya has acquired the distribution rights to Scorpion (Akrep), produced by 1441 Productions.
Telling a story filled with betrayal, curses, love and motherhood, Scorpion centers on Perihan Emgen, her daughter Berna, her son-in-law Fikret and her grandchildren. Ferda, the abandoned daughter of Perihan Emgen, blames her mother’s abandonment for all of her troubles. In a quest to avenge her mother’s abandonment and to get back the life that was taken from her, Ferda has an affair with Fikret and accidentally causes the death of her sister.
Starring Demet Akbağ, Evrim Alasya and Bekir Aksoy, Scorpion is broadcast on Turkey’s Star TV.
Can Okan, founder and CEO of Inter Medya, said: “We are happy to announce that Scorpion (Akrep) was recently added to our catalog. This drama is a revenge story with strong elements of family relationships and romance. We believe that Scorpion (Akrep) has huge potential in the international market, and we cannot wait to share our newest title with our business partners across the globe.”