HBO Europe reunites Burning Bush team for drama

HBO Europe has greenlit Wasteland, its latest drama commission, which will come from the same stable as another of its scripted originals, Burning Bush. Wasteland (Pustina locally) will be penned by Burning Bush writer Stepan Hulik and made by the production companies behind that series, Nutprodukce and Etamp. The eight-part one-hour series will be set […]

HBO Europe’s Burning Bush to get US outing

Burning Bush, the big-ticket original series for HBO Europe, will be shown on HBO in the US. The three-part series about events following the death of Czech student Jan Pallach in late 1960s Prague was HBO Europe’s biggest commitment to original programming to date and is currently being shown at various festivals and markets in […]

HBO Europe’s burning ambition

HBO Europe started making original shows six years ago, but its upcoming miniseries Burning Bush marks a new level of budget and ambition. Director Agnieszka Holland tells TBI about her work on the show, HBO’s content boss Antony Root talks about how the original programming strategy will evolve and HBO Europe boss Linda Jensen explains […]