Pobeg is the Russian remake of Prison Break, produced by Channel One. For now, there has been produced one season (counting 22 episodes), and second season is filming (source?). This adaptation uses a lot of the features of the original series, some scenes and dialogue are copied completely, but also introduces new storylines and characters which reflects the Russian reality.
Pobeg was produced by Konstantin Ernst and Denis Evstigneev. Starring Yuri Chursin, Vladimir Yepifantsev, Yekaterina Klimova, and others. In the story, in Russia lifted a moratorium on the death penalty. Cyril Panin, accused of murdering the Minister of Finance, was sentenced to capital punishment. He's innocent, but there are less than two months out to prove it. There is only one person willing to do anything to save him - his brother Alexei Chernov. Realizing that legally he did not achieve goals, Alex comes up with how to organize the escape of his brother.
Here can be found a list of all episodes of Pobeg:
The music was done by an unknown composer, however Ramin Djawadi's music from Prison Break was used. Station7 asked him some questions, but he didn't react, so it's possible that he didn't know from it.
- Cyril Panin
- Alexei Chernov
- John Abruzzi (Pobeg)
- Theodore 'T-Bag' Bagwell (Pobeg)
- David 'Tweener' Apolskis (Pobeg)
- Charles Patoshik (Pobeg)
- Paul Kellerman (Pobeg)
- Daniel Hale (Pobeg)
- Samantha Brinker (Pobeg)
- Svetlana Dunaeva
- Brad Bellick (Pobeg)
- Henry Pope (Pobeg)
- Lisa Rix (Pobeg)
- Philly Falzone appears in episode 19 and 20, which doesn't happen in Prison Break, where he only appears until episode 10.
- Sometimes, the name of some convicts out Prison Break can be heard: T-Bag, Abruzzi and Scofield.
Notes and references
- Official site
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