Sky Deutschland steps up original content campaign – Digital TV Europe
Sky Deutschland has unveiled a significant expansion of its original content program following the recent launch of the new Sky Crime, Sky Comedy, Sky Nature and Sky Documentaries channels.
In addition to the Sky Originals Die Ibiza Case and Die wespe, both of which will air this year, Sky Broadcast is bringing Col du Der, season two, Paradiso, Das Boot and Souls in 2022 and the fourth season of Babylon Berlin
A total of 60 self-produced series from Germany, the UK and Italy are scheduled for release.
The shooting of the series Munich match started recently and more new series will go into production in the coming months, including Highway, tender hearts and chameleon. More series are planned and will be announced in the coming months.
Elke Walthelm, Director of Programs at Sky Deutschland, said: âOur aim is to deliver top notch in-house productions in an attractive mix across a variety of genres for a wider target group. This is why we are massively increasing our investments in self-produced series. We want to provide our viewers with the best and most exciting programs. In addition to the productions presented today, we have a lot of other great things in the works. Our plans for Sky Originals are ambitious and overall we are doubling our group-wide investment in original content by 2024. Next year we will have 60 Sky Originals in our plan, including our own series from UK and Italy.
Jane Millichip, Head of Content at Sky Studios, said: âSky Studios is producing premium content like never before across Europe, working with top storytellers from Germany, Italy, UK and the world. whole. Our production and development pipeline in Germany is particularly exciting as today we announced even more new shows, including fast-paced series like Highway to warm and forward-looking comedies like Tender hearts. German creativity and production are doing wonderfully, and we’re excited to be able to increase our investments to bring German storytellers to the world. “
Frank Jastfelder, Director of Original, Written Production, Sky Deutschland, said: âWe will continue to build on high-end local series with compelling stories, compelling characters and high production value for our German Sky Originals. Whether it’s action, drama or comedy, we continue to work with the best creators and talent in front and behind the camera to ensure the unmistakable signature of our in-house productions. A signature that is not only appreciated by our German audience, but also generates a lot of enthusiasm and awards around the world.