Kyivtelefilm Film Company started filming the thrilling 8-episode melodrama «Veronica».
The director’s chair in the new project is occupied by Sergey Shcherbin, and the operator’s station is headed by Anton Verbin.
According to the creators of the picture, it will delight the audience with a fascinating detective story, on which its plot is based upon, as well as with a bright acting ensemble.
The series stars such famous artists as Alena Kolomina, Alexey Zubkov, Maxim Radugin, Roman Polyansky, Alina Grosu, Alina Lanina, Alexander Naumov, Dmitry Solomykin, Vladislava Gleba and others.
«So far I am pleased with the actors. In my opinion, they indeed fit these roles very well, both with their appearance and with their professionalism and talent. And the first day of filmin gives me great hope in this respect », – says the director of the series Sergey Scherbin.
According to him, the script of the project, in addition to the melodramatic line, generously flavored by the detective component, also includes elements of the horror genre.
Notably, the story follows the life of a young woman, Veronica Sinitsina, whose two friends die under strange circumstances in one fell swoop. The protagonist, seeing gaps in the work of investigative authorities, tries to solve the mystery of their death on her own, but ends up involved in a deadly game herself.
The creators of the film intend to uphold the genre peculiarity of the script, among other things, through the application of appropriate shooting techniques. According to them, this will make it possible to create an atmosphere in the frame, capable of «thrilling the viewer» and to involve him in observation of what is happening on the screen as much as possible.
Kyivtelefilm Film Company carries out the production of the series on the order of TV channel «Ukraine». Filming will take place in Kiev and Kiev region, and will last until February 2022.
We will remind you that Kyivtelefilm started shooting the 16-episode melodrama «Margarita» at the end of November of the current year. The picture «You will never forget me» is also currently on the stage of production.
Screenwriters: Eduard Aliyev, Lena Levina
Stage Director: Sergei Shcherbin
Director of photography: Anton Verbin
Production designer: Alexander Ukolov
Costume Designer: Tatiana Zubareva
Makeup artist: Irina Boytsova
Director of the film crew: Artyom Suliga
Executive Producer: Pavel Karvan
Producers of TRC «Ukraine»: Irina Chernyak, Victoria Korogod
General Producer: Valentin Opalev