Key art from the first Polish SkyShowtime Original series also revealed Borys Szyc stars in the lead role
SkyShowtime revealed today that its first Polish original series Warszawianka will premiere exclusively on the service on 19 June. The series consists of 11, 40-minute length episodes. Brand new key art and imagery has also been shared, in anticipation of the series debut.
Warszawianka is a fictional drama series that follows the tragicomic adventures of 40-year-old playboy Franek Czułkowski (aka “Czuły”), brilliantly portrayed by leading Polish actor Borys Szyc. Czuły is a deeply complex character—a talented writer who has experienced success and failure and now finds himself trapped between his personal struggles and societal expectations. The show follows his adventures as he struggles to grasp the meaning of his own existence in the modern world.
SkyShowtime Original series Warszawianka is directed by Jacek Borcuch and written by Jakub Żulczyk. Piotr Uznański serves as Director of Photography. The series stars Borys Szyc. Additional cast includes Krystyna Janda, Jerzy Skolimowski, Ilona Ostrowska, Piotr Polak, Jadwiga Jankowska-Cieślak, Zofia Wichłacz, Paulina Gałązka, Jan Peszek, Marta Ścisłowicz, Marianna Zydek, Jakub Wieczorek, Tomasz Włosok, Maja Pankiewicz and Milena Goździela.
Filmed in the Republic of Poland with the support provided through the Act on Financial Support for Audio-visual Production by the Polish Film Institute and funded by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage.
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