Klaus Zimmermann

Dynamic hires programming VP from ZDF

US-European producer Dynamic Television has hired Tasja Abel from German pubcaster ZDF. Abel will be vice president, acquisitions, sales and coproductions at Dynamic. She joins from ZDF Enterprises, the commercial arm of the German broadcaster, where she worked in various roles covering distribution, buying and development. Her exec producer credits include Nordic noir hits Arne […]

Dynamic makes content and sales hire

Dynamic Television has hired Holly Hines for a new role at the company, senior VP, content. Dynamic – Dan March and Klaus Zimmermann’s production and distribution business – was formed 18 months ago and recently shopped Icelandic drama Trapped to the BBC in the UK. It also distributes Syfy series Z Nation. Hines will be based […]

Zimmermann exits Jo producer Atlantique

Klaus Zimmermann is leaving France’s Atlantique Productions, the firm behind the well-travelled dramas Jo and Borgia. Zimmermann’s recent series at Atlantique include Jo, Borgia, Death in Paradise and Transporter, all got away onglobal broadcasters. Atlantique launched in 1982. Zimmermann had been heading up the company as co-CEO with Olivier Bibas for the past four years. […]