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Acun Medya is a passionate and devoted group of creatives and format
producers who aim to deliver entertaining, inspirational and high quality content
to audiences. Acun Medya, whilst expanding rapidly across the globe,
characterizes itself as not only producing original formats for markets across
the world, but also with a 360 degree focus on the TV business, as well as
providing expertise in broadcasting strategies, digital integration and innovative
Acun Medya, established in 2004 by creative force, entertainment and sports
enthusiast Acun Ilıcalı,is a leading international production company and
broadcasting group, producing worldwide formats including Survivor,
MasterChef, The Voice, The Voice Kids Bake Off, Come Dine with Me,
Dancing with the Stars, Deal or No Deal, Fear Factor, Got Talent, My Man
Can, My Style Rocks, Ninja Warrior, Power of Love, Rising Star, ,and
Utopia. Acun Medya at present, in addition to producing daytime and prime
time content in Europe, South and North America, produces EXATLON, a
brand new sports-reality format, in Mexico, Romania, Colombia, US Hispanic
and Hungary. Acun Medya produces more than 3000 hours of prime time
broadcast television each year across the world. Acun Medya also operates
two national mainstream TV channels in Turkey, TV8 and TV8,5. Over the past
10 years, Acun Medya has produced more than 200 prime time episodes
annually in Turkey with over 90% of these achieving the #1 ratings position.
Acun Medya currently has offices in Turkey, the Netherlands, Greece, Mexico,
Romania, Hungary, Malta and the Dominican Republic with plans for further
Exatlon is a sports-reality format where two
teams of physically fit and sportive contestants
including Olympic athletes, football players,
celebrities and everyday people with sportive
skills compete at specially built challenge locations.
Exatlon contestants, who all are chosen after
certain sports and condition tests, compete in highly
challenging parkour groups to perform at their
The Voice is a reality talent show in which the country’s
top recording artists must select some of the nation’s
most promising unknown vocalists to coach.
But the selection process is not easy, because
the coaches must make their decisions based on the voice.
And voice alone. The coaches on rotating chairs
hear the superstar candidates perform but they don’t
The reality-competition show Survivor places a group of people in an isolated location, where they must provide food, fire, and shelter for themselves. The contestants compete in games for rewards and immunity from elimination. The contestants are progressively eliminated from the game as they are voted out by their fellow contestants, until only one remains and is given the title of Survivor.
MasterChef is a competitive cooking reality
TV show where contestants who want to be
titled as MasterChef display their cooking
skills and try to impress a panel of judges,
that are world famous chefs.
Got Talent is a variety talent competition show
that allows individuals or group contestants of
all ages and talent to compete. In Got Talent,
contestants make their performances in front
of famous judges and they try to take most
“yes” from them in order to pass on the second
round and compete until the finale, where the
most talented act is chosen by public vote.
My Style Rocks is a daytime studio-based fashion
competition show. With a weekly budget, contestants
go shopping to buy new outfits to present at the
catwalk which must fit to the theme of the week.
Contestants create a different look for each
episode and present it to the judges.
Their style choices are evaluated
and graded by the judges as well as
Power of Love is a reality show where
men and women are trying to find the
right match to live the magic of love.
They have the chance to find love while
living under the same roof of Power of Love House.
My Man Can is a studio-based game
show in which couples compete in rounds
to collect points and earn the chance to
compete in the final round for the grand prize.
The game is full of sporting activities and tests
that require sharpness and flexibility.
In 2013, Acun Medya Group acquired TV8, a national TV channel of Turkey. With Acun Medya productions, management and broadcasting expertise, TV8 raised from 1 share to 18 shares in less than 6 months and became the leading channel. By working on new and different contents, making its mark widespread with entertainment, documentary, culture, fashion, music and sports programs with the latest technology and meticulous and detailed setups, TV8 aims to continuously grow and deliver innovative contents to television viewers.
TV8,5 began to broadcast in 2016 by incorporating Acun Medya. With its entertainment-based theme and popular sports contents, including boxing, kickboxing matches and 2018 FIFA World Cup European Groups Qualification Games, TV8,5 channel already started to penetrate in the market. Being a nationwide television channel, TV8,5 aims to continue its growth by investing in new contents in sports and entertainment.
Exxen, founded within Acun Medya and set out with the motto “Turkey’s Digital Platform”, is a streaming service that allows members to watch content anytime, anywhere, on any device they want. EXXEN, where new content and surprise formats are added every day, offers content that children, young people and the whole family can watch together. After signing in to exxen.com, members can choose from two different subscriptions with or without advertising, and watch nearly 100 content on EXXEN world from all over the world via both exxen.com and the mobile application.
Exatlón México Titanes vs Héroes Season 4 Grand Finale
The most thrilling season of “Exatlón México” Titanes vs Héroes
made a grand finale on April 4, 2021 on Azteca Uno.
After a hard-fought competition, Mati Álvarez and Patricio Araujo,
from team Titanes, were crowned new champions of “Exatlón México”
Titanes vs Héroes.
La Voz Kids New Season Premiere
“La Voz Kids”, the kids version of popular show “La Voz”,
premiered on March 22, 2021 on Azteca Uno. Talented
kids with amazing voice will perform in front of the fabulous
coaches Belinda, Mau & Ricky, Camilo and María José through
the joyous season.“La Voz Kids” continues to air on Azteca Uno.
Exatlón Estados Unidos Season 5 Premiere
“Exatlón Estados Unidos” Season 5 premiered on January 26, 2021 on
Telemundo and made a big comeback with its historic contestants.
24 contestants of “Exatlón Estados Unidos”, from the team Famosos
and team Contendientes, are willing to give their all to become
the winner of the fiercest competition.
“Exatlón Estados Unidos” seeks to find the one with the strongest
physical and mental skills using new circuits and challenges.
The phenomenon sports reality competition “Exatlón Estados Unidos”
continues to air on Telemundo.
Survivor Romania Season 2 Premiere
After a very though first season, “Survivor Romania” Season 2
premiered on January 9, 2021 on KanalD Romania.
The contestants of the two teams, Faimoșii and Războinicii,
will face challenging obstacles and games to be the champion of “Survivor
Hosted by Daniel Pavel, “Survivor Romania”s premiere night
ranked as number 1 an all demos and continues to air on KanalD
Romania by breaking rating records.
Survivor Turkey Premiere
The long running reality TV hit “Survivor Turkey” premiered
on January 9, 2021 on TV8.
Courageous and adventurous contestants, divided into two
teams as Ünlüler and Gönüllüler based on their celebrity status,
are ready for the intense experience.
Records breaking competition “Survivor Turkey” airs on TV8.
MasterChef Turkey Season 2 Grand Finale
After a long and very competitive season, “MasterChef Turkey”
made its grand finale on January 3, 2021 on TV8. Two finalists
Serhat Doğramacı and Barbaros Yoloğlu, were tasked with preparing
the best meals to win the competition and they had a difficult final challenge.
Serhat Doğramacı who combined good cooking with style, was crowned the
new winner of “MasterChef Turkey” Season 2.
La Voz Grand Finale
The phenomenon singing competition “La Voz” made its grand
finale on August 31, 2020 on Azteca Uno.
After an incredible season filled with tears, laughter and music
“Fernando Sujo”, from team Nodal, was crowned the winner of “La Voz”.
Exatlon Hungary Season 3 Premiere
“Exatlon Hungary” Season 3 premiered on December 28, 2020 on TV2.
The ultimate challenge of the contestants began! “Bajnokok” and “Kihívók”
teams are ready to fight for the big prize.
Sports reality competition “Exatlon Hungary” continues to air on TV2.
Survivor Greece Season 4 Premiere
Popular reality TV show “Survivor Greece” Season 4 began
airing on December 27, 2020 on Skai TV.
Expected with great interest and hosted by Giorgos Lianos,
premiere night of “Survivor Greece” ranked number 1.
“Survivor Greece” is back on screens with extreme success
and continues to air on Skai TV.
My Style Rocks Season 4 Grand Finale
Fashion reality TV show “My Style Rocks” Season 4 made its
grand finale on December 20, 2020 on Skai TV.
“My Style Rocks” contestants competed to impress both the judges and
audience with their fashion style.
Areti Llis, with her dressing choices and impressive look, was crowned the
most stylish girl of Greece.
Exatlon Estados Unidos Season 4 Grand Finale
The popular reality sports competition show “Exatlón Estados Unidos”
Season 4 made a grand finale and named a new champion on October
12, 2020 on Telemundo. After an intense season with full of breathtaking
challenges, Nate Burkhalter from team Famosos became the champion of
“Exatlón Estados Unidos”.
“Exatlón Estados Unidos” grand finale ranked as the No. 1 Spanish-language
program in its own timeslot, watched by nearly 1.6 million in total.
The Voice of Greece Season 5 Premiere
The phenomenon singing competition show “The Voice of Greece”
returned for Season 5 on Skai TV.
The four judges, Panos Mouzourakis, Helena Paparizou,
Sakis Rouvas and Eleonora Zouganeli, are ready to choose
the best voice for their teams and to find the next best voice of the country.
“The Voice of Greece” very successfully premiered on September 13, 2020.