Cannes, France & Tokyo, Japan –On the first day of MIP, Nippon Television Network Corporation (Nippon TV), the leading commercial broadcaster and network in Japan offering entertainment, anime, documentaries and news, announced today that MF Yapim & MEDYAPIM, has acquired the format rights to their award-winning drama series ‘Woman – My Life For My Children’ and will be remaking the series in Turkish.


The drama is set to air on Fox Turkey. The deal follows the hugely successful venture of last year when the two companies partnered to remake ‘Mother’ (ANNE in Turkey), marking the first time a Japanese drama was offered as a format in Turkey. The announcement was made jointly today by Atsushi Hatayama, President of International Business Development for Nippon TV, and Faruk Bayhan, the President of MF Yapim. This agreement marks the first format sale into a different country for ‘Woman – My Life For My Children’.