«Trotsky» biopic TV Series by Sreda Production Company (2017)

The World Premiere of drama biopic TV Series «Trotsky»  by Channel One  and  «Sreda Production Company» took place on October,17th,2017 at MIPCOM in Cannes.





Khabenskiy as Trotsky. Photo by Sreda Production Company. www.sredatv.ru/en/
Khabenskiy as Trotsky. Photo by Sreda Production Company. www.sredatv.ru/en/

…On March, 1940 at a suburb of Mexico a squad of Mexican communists disguised in policemen attack the house  place of the former Soviet leader of the Great October Revolution of 1917, but Trotsky and his wife survive by chance.

"Trotsky" TV Series International poster by Sreda Production company and Channel One
«Trotsky» TV Series International poster by Sreda Production company and Channel One

For 11 years of exile Leon Trotsky had lost all his friends and relatives and realises that his political enemy Stalin would pursuit him till his death. You may run away but it’s impossible to hide from Stalin’s agents. And Trotsky stays calm to give the very last fight, planning to leave his political  Last Will and Testament, for the first time sincerely telling the story of a poor Jewish young man having become the Prophet of a new World and having  destroyed the enormous Russian Empire.

Porechenkov and Khabenskiy in Trotsky TV-Series. Photo by Ksenia Samarina https://vk.com/k_samarina
Porechenkov and Khabenskiy in Trotsky TV-Series. Photo by Ksenia Samarina https://vk.com/k_samarina

For writing down his memories Trotsky invites his ideological opponent — a Canadian journalist sympathizing Stalin to convert him into Trotsky’s political confession to convert the whole mainkind in it.

«Trotsky» TV series are the story of a person having changed the world forever and having paid for that the most expensive price.

"Trotsky" TV series Filming Plate, January, 2017
«Trotsky» TV series Filming Plate, January, 2017

Cast: Konstantin Khabenskiy, Maxim Matveev, Olga Sutulova, Eugeny Stychkin, Mikhail Porechenkov, Sergey Garmash, Alexandra Mareeva, Viktoria Poltorak etc

Directed by Konstantin Statskiy, Alexander Kott

Composer: Ryan Otter

Cameraman: Sergey Trofimov, Nikolay Bogachev

Screenplay by Oleg Malovichko

Executive Producer: Alexandra Remizova

Producer: Ivan Samokhvalov

General producers: Konstantin Ernst, Alexander Tsekalo. 

For Konstantin Khabenskiy it’s not for the first time to cooperate with «Sreda Production Compagny» — the awesome «Method» TV Series and Khabenskiy starring as Rodion Meglin were released by Sreda Production Company in 2015 and aired by «Channel One Russia». «The Method» became one of the most thrilling TV series of the season and the character of Rodion Meglin created by Khabenskiy on screen — really outstanding.

«TROTSKY» TV-SERIES OFFICIAL PAGE ON CHANNEL ONE OFFICIAL SITE