Television
Report on Shemaroo

NL Film elevates Sabine Brian as managing director

Diederik Van Rooijen brought on as creative director.

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2021/02/06/sabine_brian.jpg?itok=4LSqOk52

MUMBAI: NL Film, a Banijay company, has announced a new senior leadership structure with Sabine Brian taking up the post of managing director and Diederik van Rooijen of creative director.

Diederik van Rooijen, the TV and film director of hit NL Film series Penoza, will start his new role in March, where he will be jointly responsible for the development and sales of new drama series and films.

In his new position, Van Rooijen will work closely with Brian. Formerly a producer at the company, her recent credits include The Resistance Banker, Stanley H, Commandos and Penoza: The Final Chapter. Joining Brian in the management of NL Film is Ronald Versteeg, who will continue his role as business director. Together, they are responsible for the daily running of the production company.

Former creative director Kaja Wolffers has exited the company after more than 10 years to pursue a role at Amazon Prime.

NL Film MD Sabine Brian said, “Diederik is incredibly talented, a creative jack-of-all-trades, in both development and production, and he is a great addition to the team. Having previously worked together, I see a huge opportunity for us to develop more high-quality series and films for different target groups, channels and platforms. Kaja played a major role in positioning NL Film as a quality international producer and we wish him all the best in his new role at Amazon Prime. I look forward to growing NL Film, together with Ronald, both here in the Netherlands and internationally.”

NL Film creative director Diederik van Rooijen said, “I am really looking forward to embarking on this adventure together with Sabine and Ronald, in addition to developing NL Film’s portfolio within the Dutch and international market. No guts, no glory has always been my motto and I want to prove projects can never be too original and creative. Nowadays, films and series are available all over the world, so it is even more important to distinguish yourself with creativity.”

In addition to recruiting Diederik van Rooijen, Boudewijn Rosenmuller, currently working as creative producer at NL Film, has been appointed head of development. 

Latest Reads

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2021/05/06/photogrid_plus_1620306953127.jpg?itok=PkbbVDxq
Zee Telugu celebrates Mother's Day with Mathrudevobhava event

KERALA: Zee Telugu is all set to entertain viewers with its Mother's Day special event —Matrudevobhava. The program will go live on Sunday, 9 May at 5 PM.  Packed with extreme entertainment, Matrudevobhava consists of mindblowing performances that viewers can enjoy from their homes this Sunday. The...

Television TV Channels Regional
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2021/05/06/photogrid_plus_1620306816261.jpg?itok=A5Ndfx7n
Fox Corp profits shoot up in Q3, despite ad revenue dip

New Delhi: Fox Corporation on Thursday reported increase in quarterly net income which rose to $582 million as compared to the $90 million reported in the prior year quarter. A change in how the TV broadcasting company valued some of its assets is being considered a key reason for the increase in...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2021/05/06/photogrid_plus_1620306295104.jpg?itok=CWe4yv7w
Amitabh Bachchan returns to host Kaun Banega Crorepati 13

NEW DELHI: At a time when the nation is reeling under the pall of the Covid2019 pandemic, TV audiences have been offered a ray of hope with the announcement of a new season of Kaun Banega Crorepati. The game show is one of the most popular programmes ever broadcasted on Indian television. One...

Television TV Channels GECs
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2021/05/06/photogrid_plus_1620296783772.jpg?itok=YtqmkkOC
&flix turns up the heat with summer blockbusters

MUMBAI: As India battles the second wave of a Covid2019, and people are at odds and ends while sheltering in place, &flix hopes to entertain viewers with its summer line-up of movies. With 'Flix Summer Time', the channel has lined up a slew of blockbuster movies every day starting 11.30 AM in...

Television TV Channels English Entertainment
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2021/05/06/flix.jpg?itok=Oqp8rAYG
&flix celebrates Mother's Day with 'A Bad Mom's Christmas'

MUMBAI: Mother’s Day is all about acknowledging and honouring all that your mom does for you. Due to the influence of popular culture, the day has turned into a celebration of ideal motherhood. But our mother, no matter how loving and brilliant they may be, are human too, and imperfect. So this...

Television TV Channels English Entertainment
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2021/05/06/tv-advertising.jpg?itok=pDTjyf2_
TV advertising stares at a stressful quarter amid low market sentiment

Television advertising is expected to bounce back this year, courtesy a power-packed live sports line-up. While the January-March period has been exceptionally good for the industry, there has been a sudden reversal since then – IPL 2021 has been halted midway.

Television TV Channels Viewership
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2021/05/05/photogrid_plus_1620218741997.jpg?itok=T8llNHn9
Post-pandemic, 50% commuters anticipate continued remote working

Mumbai: More than half of commuters around the world plan to continue working remotely, at least in part, after the pandemic. This, together with a growing preference for healthier modes of transport, but also a resurgence in commuting by car, means the next year will be pivotal in shaping the...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2021/05/05/photogrid_plus_1620219382167.jpg?itok=_OfY7SVx
Zee, Salman Khan to channel ‘Radhe’ revenues into India’s fight against Covid

MUMBAI: As the pandemic continues to wreak havoc in India, Zee Entertainment and Salman Khan Films (SKF) have pledged to support Covid2019 relief efforts across the Nation, including the donation of essential medical equipment ranging from oxygen cylinders, concentrators, and ventilators.  This...

Television TV Channels Movie Channels
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2021/05/05/star.jpg?itok=i9W4N2GX
Disney and Star India contribute Rs 50 crore for Covid relief efforts

KOLKATA: Amid the ongoing Covid2019 crisis, leading TV network Star India has pledged financial support of Rs 50 crore for relief efforts. The announcement was made through Star India's Twitter handle today. The proceeds will be utilised to aid India’s battle against Covid and towards the...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories

* indicates required