You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Two named RTL European prod’n co-toppers

World Brief

Wolf Bauer, chairman of UFA Film & TV Prod., and Mike Murphy, CEO, European drama, and CEO Asia for Pearson Television, have been named co-toppers of RTL Group’s continental European production activities.

Bauer and Murphy will oversee all production companies belonging to the group across the German-speaking territories, Spain, France, Portugal, Italy, the Benelux as well as drama programming in Eastern Europe.

Bauer remains head of Ufa Film & Television. RTL Group was formed out of the merger of pan-European broadcasting group CLT/Ufa and the U.K.’s Pearson earlier this year.

More Biz

  • Doug Morris

    Doug Morris to Exit Sony Music at the End of March

    Wolf Bauer, chairman of UFA Film & TV Prod., and Mike Murphy, CEO, European drama, and CEO Asia for Pearson Television, have been named co-toppers of RTL Group’s continental European production activities. Bauer and Murphy will oversee all production companies belonging to the group across the German-speaking territories, Spain, France, Portugal, Italy, the Benelux as […]

  • Oprah Responds to Trump Tweet Claiming

    Oprah Responds to Trump's Tweet Claiming Bias in '60 Minutes' Segment

    Wolf Bauer, chairman of UFA Film & TV Prod., and Mike Murphy, CEO, European drama, and CEO Asia for Pearson Television, have been named co-toppers of RTL Group’s continental European production activities. Bauer and Murphy will oversee all production companies belonging to the group across the German-speaking territories, Spain, France, Portugal, Italy, the Benelux as […]

  • Music Theatre International

    Drew Cohen Named Global CEO of Music Theatre International

    Wolf Bauer, chairman of UFA Film & TV Prod., and Mike Murphy, CEO, European drama, and CEO Asia for Pearson Television, have been named co-toppers of RTL Group’s continental European production activities. Bauer and Murphy will oversee all production companies belonging to the group across the German-speaking territories, Spain, France, Portugal, Italy, the Benelux as […]

  • 'Daily Show's' Michelle Wolf to Host

    'Daily Show' Contributor Michelle Wolf to Host White House Correspondents' Dinner

    Wolf Bauer, chairman of UFA Film & TV Prod., and Mike Murphy, CEO, European drama, and CEO Asia for Pearson Television, have been named co-toppers of RTL Group’s continental European production activities. Bauer and Murphy will oversee all production companies belonging to the group across the German-speaking territories, Spain, France, Portugal, Italy, the Benelux as […]

  • Harvey Weinstein ousted

    Weinstein Co. Sued by Lindt Chocolatier Over Canceled Golden Globes Party

    Wolf Bauer, chairman of UFA Film & TV Prod., and Mike Murphy, CEO, European drama, and CEO Asia for Pearson Television, have been named co-toppers of RTL Group’s continental European production activities. Bauer and Murphy will oversee all production companies belonging to the group across the German-speaking territories, Spain, France, Portugal, Italy, the Benelux as […]

  • Pandora Shares Surge as Fourth-Quarter Subscription

    Pandora Shares Surge as Fourth-Quarter Subscription Revenue Climbs 63%

    Wolf Bauer, chairman of UFA Film & TV Prod., and Mike Murphy, CEO, European drama, and CEO Asia for Pearson Television, have been named co-toppers of RTL Group’s continental European production activities. Bauer and Murphy will oversee all production companies belonging to the group across the German-speaking territories, Spain, France, Portugal, Italy, the Benelux as […]

  • Eric Schneiderman

    Weinstein Co. Deal Moving Ahead After Three-Hour Meeting With Attorney General

    Wolf Bauer, chairman of UFA Film & TV Prod., and Mike Murphy, CEO, European drama, and CEO Asia for Pearson Television, have been named co-toppers of RTL Group’s continental European production activities. Bauer and Murphy will oversee all production companies belonging to the group across the German-speaking territories, Spain, France, Portugal, Italy, the Benelux as […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content