First Russian series for Fox Life

'Ginger' TV melodrama series to air Jan. 2009

MOSCOW -- “Ginger,” produced by Russian World Studios (RWS), will become the first Russian-produced TV series broadcast on Fox Life, RWS said in a press release on Thursday.

“Ginger,” about a red-haired musician who loses her eyesight, will be part of the Fox Life channel’s offering in the Baltic States, Russia and other CIS countries as of January 2009.

RWS has offices in Moscow, St. Petersburg, London, Luxemburg, Hong Kong and Los Angeles and operates both as a production company and studio-service provider. It is owned by the Russian group Sistema.