Banijay operates with two production companies in Russia; WeiT Media, which was established in 2009 and Mastiff Russia, which was formed in 2010.

These companies focus on non-scripted entertainment, reality and comedy as well as local scripted series.  They are responsible for creating brand new IP, as well as producing hit shows from Banijay’s portfolio for the Russian market.

Key titles include Survivor, Wife Swap, Fort Boyard, Paradise Hotel, Just the Kitchen, Wipe Out Show, Total Blackout, The Brain, All Together Now, MasterChef Junior, The Biggest Loser, Operación Triunfo Your Face Sounds Familiar (Odin vs Odin) and The Masked Singer.

Amongst WeiT Media’s scripted credits is a Russian/ Estonian version of global scripted format, The Bridge.