Danni Lowinski

News brief: SBS6 continues to see Danni Lowinski

Dutch commercial broadcaster SBS6 has ordered a third season of its remake of German scripted hit Danni Lowinski. Talpa Fictie, the scripted arm of SBS6 shareholder Talpa Media, has secured the rights to the dramedy, which follows a lawyer and former hairdresser with an unusual business plan. Besides the Netherlands, the format has been remade […]

Founder departs as Red Arrow buys Belgian/Dutch prodco

Sultan Sushi’s founder Johan Tuyaerts is leaving the company in the wake of deal that sees Red Arrow take full control of the Belgium- and Holland-based production company. Red Arrow acquired a majority stake in Sultan Sushi in 2010 and has now bought the remaining equity in the business. With Tuyaerts departing at the end […]

Formats to see in CEE

As NATPE Budapest gets underway, TBI speaks to the main players about selling formats into Central and Eastern Europe, breaking into emerging local territories and the booming market in constructed reality series Traditionally, the biggest buyers of formats in the CEE region have been Russia, Poland and Ukraine and while this triumvirate remain fertile ground […]

Marathon takes French rights to German series Danni Lowinski

French producer Marathon has taken local remake rights to Red Arrow’s comedy drama series Danni Lowinski. Zodiak Media-owned Marathon will work on a French version of the show, which follows an unconventional hairdresser-turned-lawyer. It airs on free-to-air channel Sat.1 in Germany where it runs to four seasons. The CW had looked at US version although […]