WDR’s channel One renews episodes of hit series after acquired a first package for episodes of the very appreciated “Close up”.


Prime Entertainment Group announces the renewal of a package deal of new episodes of hit series “Hollywood’s Best Film Directors” with German leading network WDR to air on channel One.

“It’s a great satisfaction to have WDR on board. They are a true, high-quality entertainment channel and we couldn’t be prouder to fulfill their needs with our extensive Cinema related catalog,” says Alexandra Marguerite, Head of Sales of the company.

After a first package for episodes of the very appreciated “Close up” (105x26’), followed with episodes of “Hollywood’s Best film Directors” (91x26’), this third deal between Prime and WDR reveals the success of Prime’s cinema related programs on the channel since 2017.

Based on exclusive interviews for Prime’s camera only, "Hollywood's Best Film Directors" is a half hour show that offers an investigative study of the careers and persona of some of the greatest directors of the movie industry. This show explores each director’s unique process for creating some of the most memorable movies of our times.

Prime has been developing more and more business on German speaking territory, especially with its successful programs which air on some of the major networks of the country including ZDF, A&E Germany, Sony AXN Germany and Deutsche Welle.