The German scripted label set up by executive producer Moritz Polter and ITV Studios in April has been named Windlight Pictures, and has revealed three key hires.
Simone Ruff and Cosima Degler have joined as producers and development executives, while Georg Höss is head of legal and business affairs.
Polter is based in Germany with an international scope and reports into Lisa Perrin, managing director of international production at ITV Studios in London. He was previously executive producer of international television series at Bavaria Fiction.
Ruff is also from Bavaria Fiction, where she has been working with Polter for the last two years, and produced
the acclaimed series “Freud” (Netflix/Orf).
Degler (“Millennials”) has been part of the Hager Moss Film team, an affiliated company of Constantin Television, since 2018.
Höss (“Brecht”) joins from Bavaria Film where he was head of legal and business affairs and a member of the management board for many years,