The Hollywood Reporter reported that Ana Karenina’s modern adaptation will soon become the first Russian original series to be released on the Netflix streaming platform. The main role in Tolstoy’s classic novel will be played by Svetlana Khodchenkova, an actress in the movie Tinkerbell Taylor Soldier Spy.
In the Netflix version, Ana Karenina is a lady from the upper class of Russia and the wife of the future mayor of St. Petersburg. She fell in love with Vronsky, the descendant of the aluminum empire. They The relationship threatens the delicate balance of family relationships. And social relations.
Tolstoy’s novel begins with one of the most frequently quoted sentences in world literature: “All happy families are like each other, and every unfortunate family feels unhappy in its own way.”
Anna Karenina is considered one of the greatest novels of all time. This story has been translated into many world languages and has been adapted into movies and TV series many times. One of them is Joe Wright’s 2012 edition, in which Keira Knightley (Keira Knightley) plays Karenina as the main character and Aaron Taylor-Johnson (Aaron Taylor-Johnson) as Vronsky.
Roman Kantor, the screenwriter of the popular Russian TV series “To the Lake,” currently airing on Netflix, will write the script for the modern adaptation of the famous novel.
Canto said: “Bringing Anna Karenina to Russia in the 21st century and presenting it to the world in her native language on Netflix is a dream come true for me,” “And I It means literally, because the idea of the series was passed to me in a dream, and I have been working hard to realize it ever since.”
Produkcija 1-2-3 is responsible for the production of the series, while Kantor will take over the directorship with Valery Fedorovich, Evgeny Nikishov, Natasha Merkulov and Alexei Chupov. Filming will take place at locations in Moscow and St. Petersburg.
Michael Azzolino, the director of the Netflix original series, said: “We are very proud to announce that our first Russian series was shot at Production 1-2-3.”
“A talented team of screenwriters, directors and producers has created an imaginative and impressive series. We are delighted to show audiences in Russia and the rest of the world a new vision of this admirable story.”
Netflix has not announced when the series will premiere. In recent years, Russia has become an emerging market in terms of high-quality TV dramas.