The film crew of Kyivtelefilm Film Company, headed by director Sergey Scherbin, started working on production of the series «Veronica».
The director of photography is Anton Verbin, the production designer – Alexander Ukolov.
Filming of the 8-episode movie will take place in Kiev and its surrounding area, and will last until February 2022.
The picture is shot on the order of TV channel «Ukraine».
According to the director, it is a melodramatic story with crime and horror elements, centered around a young female surgeon, Veronica Sinitsina.
The protagonist’s measured life is suddenly disrupted by the tragic news: two of her friends die under strange circumstances. Not trusting the investigation, she decides to find out the truth herself, and get the names of those responsible for their deaths. However, having misjudged her strength, she finds herself in a deadly trap which she cannot escape alone…
«In addition to the melodramatic line, the script has a detective component as well as certain elements of a horror film. And there are some things that really have to be filmed according to the laws (of these genres, – Ed.) to thrill the viewer a bit, so that it would be interesting for him to watch the events unfold», – shares the details Sergey Scherbin, noting that the team will try to recreate the atmosphere of London in the 1890s when working on the picture.
Key roles in the series will be played by: Alena Kolomina, Alexey Zubkov, Maxim Radugin, Roman Polyansky, Alina Grosu, Alina Lanina, Alexander Naumov, Dmitry Solomykin, Vladislava Gleba and others.
We will remind you that currently Kyivtelefilm Film Company also works on production of 16-episode melodramas «Margarita» and «You will never forget me». Filming of the series takes place in Kiev and Kiev region.
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 Koroda
General Producer: Valentin Opalev