Unit preps for new primetime series
COLOGNE — Rat Pack, a unit of Germany’s Constantin Film, is preparing a daily telenovela for commercial web ProSieben.
“Lotta in Love” is about an ordinary girl who is accidentally mistaken for a star singer and continues to play that double role.
Series is skedded for primetime on ProSieben, which focuses on U.S. fare for younger auds, movies and cutting-edge comedy.
Telenovela genre is new for Rat Pack, which produced one of the web’s most successful inhouse shows, event mystery movie “The Jesus Video.”
Shingle is busy on post-production of “Hui Buh,” a bigscreen adaptation of a famous ghost novel for kids featuring comedian Michael Herbig.