Kapitansha – the best 2017 TV serial
Published Sat, 27 May 2017, 13:19
Kapitansha (Captain’s Wife) produced by ABC Film as commissioned by Ukraine TV Channel aired at 9 P.M. on weekdays in the course of 15through 25 May to become the best primetime serial in 2017.
With its average rating and share (for commercial audience) accounting for 4.97** and 16.16%, respectfully, and the peaks reaching 7.59% in ratings and 28.1% in audience share. The serial performance for 18+ showed a higher growth and in particular: 8.61% *** in ratings and 22.8% in audience share with the climactic scenes accounting for 35.43% and 11.94% for the share and ratings, respectfully. It is due to such high performance data that Ukraine has become the leader in the 9 P.M. slot among the TOP -6 channels in two age groups. The Kapitansha checkered story has been watched by Ukraine’s 16.1 mln viewers with the final episodes attracting 7.2 mln viewers.****
It’s worth noting that the serial premiere was aired on Ukraine at 9P.M., 15 May, 2016 with Anna Mykhailovska, a well- known actress in the leads with talents greatly contributing to the product success and in particular: Oleksandr Ratnikov, Vitaliy Saliy, Mykola Boklan, Leonid Gromov, Oleksandr Popov, Margaryta Shubina and others.
Kapitansha is a tale of a girl from a wealthy family with many a trial falling to the lot of hers. After the death of her parents her uncle took custody of her but his wife was eager to make a fortune at the expense of her niece’s inheritance. The girl was daydreaming of an arts college but acquaintance with Leonid, a sea vessel captain thwarted all her plans. This was a life-changing moment that has brought about seagoing and distant voyages as well as losses and bitter disappointments to be suffered by the girl. Written by Tetyana Gneydash the serial was produced by ABC Film as commissioned by Ukraine TV Channel.
*Evening prime time for the 18+ and 18-54 age groups (cities 50,000+) among all TV Channels;
** The data assessment for the 18-54 age group, 50,000+ sampling;
*** The data assessment for the 18-54 age group, 50,000+ sampling;
**** The data assessment for the 4+ age group.