Jarmo Lampela

Ran Telem sets up first ever Finland/Spain drama

Drama exec Ran Telem is working up a Finnish-Spanish crime drama. Former Keshet exec Telem joined Spanish media giant Mediapro earlier this year, and alongside Mediapro’s David Troncoso, YLE drama chief Jarmo Lampela, and Noir author Matti Laine, is developing the new show. The Paradise will be a thriller set among the Finnish community living […]

News brief: YLE name new drama chief

Finnish pubcaster YLE has appointed Jarmo Lampela as its new head of drama. Lampela replaces Tuire Lindström, who recently moved to a new role as head of international coproductions and partnerships. Lampela begins his new post on May 1, 2015, reporting to YLE’s director of creative content Ville Vilén.