Access owns a majority stake in Amedia, Russia’s largest producer of television series. The Amedia group of companies, founded by Alexander Akopov in 2002, includes Media City, one of the largest TV studios in Russia, which provides end-to-end production services (including sound stages, equipment, costumes and scenery) to in-house and third-party producers and Amedia, which produces more than 700 hours of TV films and programs for the main Russian and Ukrainian TV channels annually.