Josefine Tengblad

TV4 hires film chief for pay TV operations

Swedish free and pay TV broadcaster TV4 Group has named Suzanne Glansborg to the new role of head of feature films with responsibility for film within pay TV channels operation C More and TV4’s joint drama unit. Glansborg previously worked for the Swedish Film Institute as a consultant, first for films and subsequently for drama […]

TV4 recruits Finnish Nurses for format

Swedish commercial channel TV4 is to remake Finnish drama Nurses following a deal with distributor Eccho Rights. The resulting series will be TV4’s first medical drama. The commission is for two seasons, with the show known locally at Syrror and launching in the autumn. This comes after Eccho, which represents the Yellow Films & Television-created […]

Welcome to Sweden producer joins TV4

Jarowskij’s Johanna Bergenstråhle is joining Swedish broadcaster TV4 as its new executive producer for drama and comedy. Bergenstråhle (pictured) is best known as producer of TV’s culture-clash comedy Welcome to Sweden, which was a coproduction with US broadcaster NBC and Entertainment One Television. Her appointment comes as TV4 looks to bolster its high-end drama credentials, […]

Sweden’s TV4 recruits digital content boss

Swedish free and pay TV broadcaster TV4 Group has hired Anna Rastner as head of digital programmes. She joins from Stockholm based newspaper and publishing group Mittmedia. At TV4 she will develop the broadcaster’s digital platforms and the content on these services. Rastner joins TV4 in November and be tasked with using TV4’s content and […]

Sweden’s TV4 appoints drama chief

Swedish free and pay TV broadcaster TV4 Group has appointed Josefine Tengblad to the newly-created position of head of drama. Tengblad has been a film and drama exec producer at TV4 for the past three years. In her new role she will oversee the broadcaster’s TV and film output and commissioning. TV4 said that local, […]