Distributed by Turkey’s leading distribution company Inter Medya and produced by one of Turkey’s most successful production companies TIMS&B Productions, Bitter Lands has been awarded in two different categories at the PRODU Awards, which is one of Latin America’s most prestigious awards in the television sector. This is a first among the Turkish productions which has been nominated for this reputable awards. The producers and stars, who were voted on by a professional jury and made it to the finale in three categories among thousands of candidates, accepted their awards last night at the online award ceremony, which was broadcast live for 50 hours. The series BITTER LANDS has been awarded in the category of “Best Telenovela in Foreign Language.” The Founder and CEO of Inter Medya, Can Okan, and VP and Head of Sales and Acquisitions of Inter Medya, Beatriz Cea Okan, accepted the award on the live broadcast together with the producers of the series, Timur Savcı and Burak Sağyaşar. Vahide Perçin, who received the award in the category of “Best Actress in Foreign Language” with her character Hünkar in Bitter Lands, accepted her award and expressed her happiness with the words “My team and I, we thank you for these awards. Thank you very much for watching us. We send you all our love and respect.” Bitter Lands, one of the most successful Turkish dramas, breaks records both in Turkey and in the international arena and has already solidified its place in Turkish TV history. Currently airing its 3rd season, the series is consistently getting the highest ratings and maintaining its strong lead on the charts. The series, which has been licensed to 70 countries by Inter Medya, is also winning audiences in every country where it is broadcast with its talented cast, strong storyline, and high production quality.
“We see that Bitter Lands has become one of the most successful series in Turkish television history. This award is a great honor for us. I congratulate everyone who contributed to the production of this series on behalf of myself and our team at Inter Medya. We are happy to bring this successful production to the international arena and see its ever-growing success,” said Can Okan, Founder and CEO.