New Amsterdam Being Adapted in Turkey


Universal Television’s scripted series New Amsterdam is getting its first international version in the Turkish adaptation Hayat Bugün (Life is Today).

03 Medya is producing the Turkish treatment in association with Universal International Studios. Hayat Bugün is scheduled to air on Show TV in 2023.

The cast is led by Ulaş Tuna Astepe, who will be joined by Hazar Ergüçlü, Tansel Öngel, Hande Doğandemir, Mert Denizmen and Şerif Erol.

David Schulner, original creator and showrunner, said: “I couldn’t be happier to work with 03 Medya and the talented team behind Hayat Bugün. They’ve taken the hard-earned optimism of New Amsterdam and made it their own. Turkish audiences are in for a real treat.”