Channel One Russia is the leader in the number of successful entertainment formats produced in-house. In the intellectual quiz show Chto? Gde? Kogda? (What? Where? When?) viewers have been competing in erudition with experts for the last 35 years. Over almost half a century, KVN, a real foundry of humor talents, has raised dozens of talented actors, directors, scriptwriters and producers while treating viewers to great amounts of jokes and laughter.
The uinique parody show Bolshaya Raznitsa (Big Difference) and improvisation show Projectorparishilton are the flagship comic shows on Channel One Russia today. Experimenting in humor continues!
Every day, dozens of thousands of people send applications to take part in Channel One Russia game shows. Shows Pole Chudes (Wheel of Fortune), Kto Khochet Stat Millionerom? (Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?), Minuta Slavy (Minute of Fame), and Detektor lzhi (Lie Detector) allow viewers to win millions of rubles with their intellect, talent, or honesty.