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Jörg Winger
Creator of DEUTSCHLAND83/86/89 & HACKERVILLE / Managing Director, UFA Fiction

Jörg Winger is the creator and executive producer of DEUTSCHLAND83/86/89 (RTL, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, Channel4, Canal+ etc.), which has won numerous awards, among them the International Emmy, the Peabody Award, the Grimme Preis and the Serie Mania Festival. Before that, he showran more than 300 episodes of multi-award-nominated prime-time series SOKO LEIPZIG (ZDF). He’s also created and exec produces the international co-production HACKERVILLE (HBO Europe & TNTSerie), a drama series about a network of hackers, which is currently aired in many territories and for which he just won Germany’s most prestigious award, the Grimme Preis.

Before becoming a producer, Winger worked as a journalist and got a masters degree in economics at the University of Cologne. He lives with his family in Berlin.