Star Media shooting Stalin war drama

Russia producer Star Media is shooting an eight-part military drama about a plot to murder former Soviet Union leader Joseph Stalin.

Kill Stalin is set during World War Two in 1941 when the Nazis have arrived on the outskirts of Moscow with ambitions to strike a shattering blow to the Soviet war effort by launching a plan to kill their leader.

It is written by Igor Ter-Karapetov and produced by Andrey Anokhin and Vlad Ryashin.

Filming is taking place in Moscow.

Here’s the trailer:

Source: Star Media