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Mr. Wrong Sells into Spain


Global Agency’s new romantic comedy Mr. Wrong, starring Can Yaman and Özge Gürel, has been acquired by Atresmedia Televisión in Spain.

The rom-com is produced by Gold Film, which is also behind the hits Daydreamer, Iffet, Dila and Never Let Go. The airs in Turkey on FOX TV on Friday nights.

Izzet Pinto, founder and CEO of Global Agency, said: “Nowadays there is a big appetite for romantic comedies. Mr. Wrong will be one of the most prominent projects of this season. We are very happy to bring the series to the Spanish audience. In the difficult coronavirus days we are in, a rom-com series like Mr. Wrong will be very good for the viewers’ souls.”

Luis León Luri, head of themed channel programming for Atresmedia Televisión, said: “In Atresmedia we are thrilled to welcome Can Yaman, Özge Gürel and the full cast of Mr. Wrong to the leading group in Spain in Turkish series and the unique company adding up all the Turkish stars in one TV channel. The acquisition of this new international phenomenon asserts our leadership in Turkish fiction, extends the coverage and control in Spain in the acquisition and broadcast of the best titles produced in the international arena in order to deliver our audience the best content in the market in advance in Spain.”

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