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ACUNMEDYA is an independent media and entertainment company empowered
with the vision to deliver inspiring and creative content worldwide. ACUNMEDYA’s continuous
and accelerating track record while creating original new formats, dramas and adopting
world’s best-known shows for broadcasters around the world led to an expansion to 14 territories.
ACUNMEDYA delivers full production services on both scripted and non-scripted content
in numerous countries along its footprints and owns the world’s largest open air reality
production Hub in Dominican Republic hosting more than 10 countries.
With its established international team with more than 3000 members, ACUNMEDYA
provides complete turnkey production services, with delivering the content ready to broadcast
executing every step by dedicated professional teams from the casting to the broadcasting.
ACUNMEDYA’s experienced and dedicated team not only delivers and completes essential
production processes but also provides extensive know-how starting from the
most pivotal steps of a production through creative development, strategical planning,
execution, market analysis and programming.
From the most watched- reality shows and dramas to international hit talent formats we’ve
produced them all with the vision to create and spread the most captivating, compelling,
and enjoyable entertainment around the world.
ACUNMEDYA Group has developed tremendous experience on broadcasting and
commercializing strategies and cutting-edge technologies through its own TV channels,
TV8, TV8,5 and with its OTT platform Exxen that has reached millions in less than a year.
By working on creative contents, establishing its widespread mark with drama, entertainment,
reality and sports programs with the latest technology and meticulous and detailed
setups, TV8, TV8,5 and Exxen aims to continuously grow and deliver innovative contents
to the audience.
ACUNMEDYA Group while expanding in media and entertainment, the group continues
to invest in several other sectors such as sports, gaming, e-trade, and retail.
ACUNMEDYA, established in 2004 by creative force, entertainment
and sports enthusiast, digital platform owner and operator Acun Ilıcalı,
is a leading international production company and broadcasting group,
producing worldwide formats including Come Dine with Me, Deal or No deal,
Got Talent, My Man Can, My Style Rocks, Power of Love, Survivor, MasterChef,
The Voice and The Voice Kids.
ACUNMEDYA at present, in addition to producing daytime and primetime
content in Europe, South and North America, produces its own sports-reality
format EXATLON in Mexico, US Hispanic, Hungary, Slovenia, Romania and Colombia.
ACUNMEDYA produces more than 5000 hours of primetime broadcast television
each year across the world.
ACUNMEDYA also operates two national mainstream TV channels TV8 and TV8,5
and an OTT platform Exxen in Türkiye.
Everyday is a new story at ACM PRODUCTION HUB.
Producing over 5000 hours of prime-time content every year globally at the largest and
most innovative reality production hub in the world with unique variety of sceneries and
beauties of the Dominican Republic.
ACUNMEDYA with its 15 years expertise of reality productions in various locations,
built and launched ACM PRODUCTION HUB across an area of 3 million sqm from
the ocean to the woods, hiding spectacular nature sets by rivers,
lakes, caves and mountains. The Hub offers turn-key production services and content development
solutions for both ACUNMEDYA originals and renowned global formats.
With our over 1500 experienced and international team members operating
ACM PRODUCTION HUB, we work with passion to create and share real-life stories with our
audiences across the world with an unlimited and simultaneous production capacity working 24/7.
In ACM PRODUCTION HUB, Exatlon, Survivor, I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here, Money or
Love and many other formats are currently being produced for multiple countries
With ACUNMEDYA’s workflow to deliver ready to broadcast content from the set to
the screens of the audience, just within days.
I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! is a record-breaking survival reality show. The format sees a group of celebrities living together in extreme conditions with few creature comforts. Each member undertakes challenges to secure additional food and treats for the group, and to avoid being voted out by viewers during their stay, with the final episode's votes nominating who wins a series.In return for their appearance on I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!, the celebrities are asked to nominate a charity for donations based on their success during challenges.
The Masked Singer is one of the most famous reality singing competition. It features celebrities singing songs while wearing head-to-toe uniquely designed costumes and face masks concealing their identities. Celebrity detective judging panel not only try to guess the celebrities’ identities by hints through a "clue package” but also from their voices. The audience and panelists vote for their favorite singer and the least popular contestant then takes off their mask to reveal their identity and the winner crowned with the "Golden Mask".
A new dating format where all single male and female contestants will live in a tropical paradise. Here they will find love, games and money through the surprising journey that awaits them. Some will go in search of true love, but others will go to have fun while developing strategies to win the grand prize for each person of the winning couple.
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 see them.
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.
La Isla, which has great success all over the world, is a reality program in which contestants from Mexico will compete in different cities of Türkiye every week. Contestants, who will play challenging games in Türkiye's cities full of natural wonders, will compete fiercely to win the grand reward. Cities that have hosted many civilizations throughout history will witness the great competition between the teams of La Isla. In the competition where 3 teams will face with each other, parkours that require different skills such as immunity, merger and reward games will take place in the unique geography of Türkiye.
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 their competitors.
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, ACUNMEDYA Group acquired TV8, a national TV channel of Türkiye. With ACUNMEDYA 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 ACUNMEDYA. 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 ACUNMEDYA and set out with the motto “Türkiye'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.
La Isla Premiere
Produced by ACUNMEDYA, “La Isla Desafio En Turquia”
made its premiere on Azteca Uno on August 28, 2023.
Contestants from 3 teams will compete in the natural beauties
of Türkiye from beaches to impressive historical sites
"La Isla Desafio En Turquia" will introduce the diverse and
unique texture of Türkiye to the Mexican people.
Hosted by Alejandro Lukini, "La Isla" continues to broadcast
on Azteca Uno.
Survivor Mexico Season 4 Grand Finale
Aiming to find Mexico's strongest contestant on Azteca Uno
screens, “Survivor Mexico” Season 4 made its grand finale on
August 25, 2023.
Hosted by Carlos Guerrero, in “Survivor Mexico”, where the
competition does not slow down; contestants competed in
various challenging parkours. After months full of challenges,
with showing his physical and psychological strength,
Pablo Martí became the champion of “Survivor Mexico” Season 4.
MasterChef Türkiye All Star Premiere
The most popular cooking competition show "MasterChef Türkiye" started with
its All Star season for the first time. "MasterChef Türkiye All Star" made its
premiere on June 14, 2023 on TV8 screens.
Hosted by well known chefs, the most experienced contestants from previous
seasons will compete to be a part of All Star cast and try to impress the judges
in the field of cooking in the “MasterChef Türkiye All Star"
“MasterChef Türkiye All Star" continues to air on TV8.
Survivor Türkiye 2023 Grand Finale
Türkiye's most watched reality show "Survivor Türkiye" made its
grand finale on June 13, 2023, on TV8.
The ambitious contestants from the "Kırmızı" and "Mavi" teams
competed fiercy under extreme conditions. Nefise and Özgür
fought to be the winner of "Survivor Türkiye" on the final night.
After a long tough season Nefise Karatay crownwed as the newest
champion of "Survivor Türkiye".
Survivor Croatia & Serbia 2.Season Grand Finale
“Survivor Croatia and Serbia” made its 2. Season grand finale
on May 29, 2023 on Nova TV in Croatia and Nova S in Serbia.
Hosted by Mario Mlinarić and Bojan Perić, ambitious contestants
from Plavi and Crveni teams competed in extreme conditions.
The phenomenon reality show achieved rating successes
every episode during the season. It was a great finale for the
"Survivor Croatia and Serbia", there were two women crowned
as the new champion of “Survivor Croatia and Serbia”: Antonia Ivić
as the champion of Survivor Croatia, Nataša Kondić as the
champion of Survivor Serbia.
Survivor Romania Season 4 Grand Finale
One of the most watched TV reality show “Survivor Romania”
Season 4 made its grand finale on April 24, 2023 on Pro TV.
Hosted by Daniel Pavel, record breaking reality show
“Survivor Romania” met with great interest from the audience with
its 4rd Season.
Fearless contestants from both teams competed fiercely with
extreme conditions during “Survivor Romania” Season 4.
Dan Ursa, Carmen Grebenișan and Andrei Krișan fought to be the
winner of “Survivor Romania” Season 4. After a though season
Dan Ursa become the champion of "Survivor Romania" Season 4
and won the grand prize.
Survivor Mexico Season 4 Premiere
Outstanding TV reality show "Survivor Mexico" Season 4 made
its premiere on May 22, 2023 on Azteca Uno.
The newest season of "Survivor Mexico", which locks the audience
on the screen every night, was met with great interest with the first
episode. Competitors from Halcones and Jaguares teams will
compete against each other during a season hosted by Carlos Guerrero.
The competitor who adapts best to the island conditions and proves
physical performance best will be entitled to become the "Survivor Mexico"
Season 4 champion at the end of a season.
Exatlon Mexico All Star Grand Finale
The phenomenon TV reality show "Exatlon Mexico" All Star
made its grand finale on Azteca Uno on May 20, 2023.
In “Exatlon Mexico”, where the intensity of the competition
continues to increase each season, competitors from the Azules
and Rojos teams competed on challenging circumstances in the
All Star season. After many tough challenges Koke Guerrero
crowned as the newest “Exatlon Mexico” All Star champion.
Survivor Bulgaria Season 1 Grand Finale
Acunmedya's first production in Bulgaria “Survivor Bulgaria”
made its grand finale on bTV on 16 May 2023.
During the season hosted by Vanja Džaferović,
"Survivor Bulgaria" met with great interest from the audience.
On the final night, Ermina, Daniel and Blagoy fought to be the
winner of “Survivor Bulgaria” with the highest number of votes.
Successful football player Blagoy Georgiev became the champion
of the first season of ”Survivor Bulgaria".
Amor en el Aire Season 1 Grand Finale
"Amor en el Aire" first season grand finale aired on Azteca Uno
on April 28, 2023.
Hosted by Luz Elena González, ”Amor en el Aire", which began
airing in Mexico for the first time, male and female contestants
competed with fun games while searching for true love.
Rubí & Andrés became the champions of the first season of
"Amor en el Aire", which met with great interest from the audience
from the beginning of the season.
Survivor Croatia and Serbia Season 2 Premiere
After the great success of the first season,
“Survivor Croatia and Serbia” made its 2. Season Premiere on
March 6, 2023 on Nova TV in Croatia and Nova S in Serbia.
Hosted by Mario Mlinarić and Bojan Perić, two teams’, Plavi
and Crveni, contestants are ready for fierce competitions.
Ambitious contestants who are well known in their professions
will compete through the challenging season which will test their
both physical and psychological limits. As in every season of
“Survivor”, the newest season of “Survivor Croatia and Serbia”
will be more challenging than ever with demanding parkours
and extreme conditions.
Survivor Bulgaria Season 1 Premiere
The first production of Acunmedya’s in Bulgaria, “Survivor Bulgaria”
made its premiere on February 19, 2023 on bTV.
Acunmedya partners with Bulgarian TV channel, bTV, where the
TV reality show will broadcast every week. Hosted by
Vanja Džaferović, during the season, contestants from two teams,
Famous (ИЗВЕСТНИ) and Warriors (ВОЙНИ), will compete to
be the first champion of “Survivor Bulgaria”.
“Survivor Bulgaria” continues to broadcast on bTV.