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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, 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.
Acun Medya at present, in addition to producing daytime and primetime
content in Europe, South and North America, produces its own sports-reality f
ormat EXATLON in Mexico, US Hispanic, Hungary, Slovenia, Romania and Colombia.
Acun Medya produces more than 3000 hours of primetime broadcast television
each year across the world.
Acun Medya also operates two national mainstream TV channels in Turkey,
TV8 and TV8,5.
A new dating format where 16 contestants, eight men and eight women, all single, 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
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.
Exatlon Estados Unidos Season 6 Premiere
Phenomenon sports reality show “Exatlon Estados Unidos” Season 6 made
its premiere on January 17, 2022 on Telemundo.
Long time running sports reality show “Exatlon Estados Unidos” Season 6
is hosted by Frederik Oldenburg and Chelly Cantú. Contestants from
Famosos and Contendientes teams are ready to compete in many difficult
conditions that will test their physical and psychological strength.
One of the most watched reality show, “Exatlon Estados Unidos” continue
to air on Telemundo with its 6. Season.
Survivor Turkey All Star Premiere
The phenomenon reality tv show “Survivor Turkey” All Star premiered
on January 15, 2022 on TV8.
Records breaking “Survivor Turkey” All Star, get great interest every
season from the audience. This season, courageous contestants from two
teams, Ünlüler and Gönüllüler, are ready for fearful competition and
“Survivor Turkey” All Star continues to air on TV8
MasterChef Turkey Season 4 Grand Finale
The worldwide phenomenon cooking show, “MasterChef Turkey”
Season 4 made its grand finale on January 14, 2022 on TV8.
After a long and competitive season, contestant tried to impress
juries with their best meals. On the final episode, Eren Kaşıkçı and
Hasan Biltekin competed to make it to the top of the culinary world and titled
Eren Kaşıkçı, with successful performance throughout the season, was
crowned the new winner of “MasterChef Turkey” Season 4.
Por Amor o Por Dinero Grand Finale
The new reality show “Por Amor o Por Dinero” made
its grand finale on January 10, 2022 on Telemundo.
Hosted by Carlos Ponce, 16 single contestants lived
on a tropical island during a fantastic season filled with
love, games and money.
After an amazing first season of “Por Amor o Por Dinero”,
José Luis and Oana won the grand price.
Exatlon Hungary All Star Premiere
The epic sports reality show “Exatlon Hungary”
All Star made a great start on January 3, 2022
Hosted by Monoki Lehel and Co-Host Nagy Réka,
contestants from Bajnoko vs Kihívók teams are
ready for fiercest competitions to be champion of
“Exatlon Hungary” All Star.
The phenomenon sports reality show
“Exatlon Hungary” All Star continues to air on TV2.
Survivor Greece Season 5 Premiere
Popular reality TV show “Survivor Greece”
Season 5 began airing on December 26, 2021
on Skai TV.
After many seasons filled with numerous
successes, the contestants will face tough
challenges to be the champion of “Survivor Greece”
Hosted by Giorgos Lianos, “Survivor Greece”
continues to air on Skai TV.
Exatlon Slovenija Grand Finale
The phenomenon sports reality show
“Exatlon Slovenija” Season 1 made its grand
finale on December 3, 2021 on Planet TV.
Hosted by Miran Ališič and Tina Gaber,
24 contestans competed for the first champion
title of the most difficult sports reality show.
After an extremely strong competition and
breathtaking season, Franko Bajc and
Marjanca Polutnik became the first champions
of “Exatlon Slovenija”.
Exatlon Slovenija Season 1 Premiere
The phenomenon sports reality competition
“Exatlon Slovenija” is on air in Slovenia for the first time.
Expected with great excitement, “Exatlon Slovenija”s
first season premiered on September 6, 2021 on Planet TV.
Hosted by Miran Ališič and Tina Gaber, all the new contestants
are ready for the challenging competition to be the champion
of “Exatlon Slovenija”.
“Exatlon Slovenija” continues to air on Planet TV.
Puterea Dragostei Season 4 Premiere
“Puterea Dragostei” Season 4 premiered on September 6,
2021 on Kanal D Romania.
Hosted by Cristina Dorobantu, 14 new contestants will try to
experience the true love in the house of Puterea Dragostei
through the season.
“Puterea Dragostei” continues to air on Kanal D Romania.
Puterea Dragostei Season 3 Grande Finale
The phenomenon romance reality show, “Puterea Dragostei” Season 3
made its grand finale on September 5, 2021 on Kanal D Romania.
After a fantastic season full of love and happiness, Alexandra & Marinescu
were announced as the winners of “Puterea Dragostei” and won the grand prize.
Exatlon Estados Unidos Season 5 Grand Finale
Hosted by Frederik Oldenburg and co-hosted by Chelly Cantú, the phenomenal sports reality show “Exatlón Estados Unidos” Season 5 made its grand finale on August 23, 2021 on Telemundo.
After a historic season with its former and new contestants, Norma Palafox and Jeyvier Cintrón, both from the team Famosos, became the new champions of the fiercest competition “Exatlón Estados Unidos”.
Exatlon Mexico Season 5 Premiere
The epic sports reality show “Exatlón México”
Guardianes vs Conquistadores premiered for
its 5th season on August 16, 2021.
Hosted by Antonio Rosique, all contestants are ready
for the challenging competition to be the champion of
“Exatlón México” Guardianes vs Conquistadores.