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ProSiebenSat 1′s popular science show “Galileo” is heading for Russian TV.

Berlin-based Victoria Production acquired rights to the skein from ProSiebenSat 1′s worldwide sales division SevenOne Intl. and will produce the show for Russian web STS.

While the first five episodes, hosted by Russian presenter Alexander Puschnoj, were filmed in a ProSieben studio in Unterfoehring near Munich, future episodes will be produced in Moscow.

SevenOne has already sold the program to TV stations in Italy, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Poland, Thailand and China.

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