Wiedemann & Berg Television

Sky Deutschland heads to Der Pass for original

Sky Deutschland’s latest original drama will come from 4 Blocks producer Wiedemann & Berg Television. Der Pass will run to eight episodes, based on thriller novels from Cyrill Boss and Philipp Stennert and set in the Alps. Sky noted its story is “inspired by the motifs of the Danish-Swedish success story The Bridge [Bron]”, which […]

ARD Adidas-Puma drama goes global

Germany-based distributor Global Screen is to debut an ARD primetime drama Rivals Forever – The Sneaker Battle, which tells the story of story behind the Adidas and Puma footwear brands. The 4x45mins/2x90mins miniseries is currently shooting in Germany, with Bavaria Media-backed Global Screen saying it has already presold it to unnamed buyers in Scandinavia and […]

Endemol Shine launches in Germany

Endemol and Shine have begun working as a merged unit in Germany this week, with the shape of their united subsidiary divisions now known. Endemol Shine Germany will be organised along four lines: Comedy and Light Entertainment, Show (formats), Reality, and Docu & Factual. As previously reported, Endemol Germany’s Marcus Wolter (pictured) will run Endemol Shine […]