Tellem joined MEDIAPRO Group in 2016 in the newly created post as Head of International Content Development where he is responsible for creating scripted shows as well as entertainment formats for international distribution. MEDIAPRO has been involved in Woody Allen’s “Vicky Cristina Barcelona,” “You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger” and “Midnight in Paris” and boarded Sky Italy series, “The Young Pope,” starring Jude Law, and co-produced by Sky, HBO and Canal Plus.
Prior to MEDIAPRO, Tellem was VP Programming Keshet Broadcasting where he oversaw programming development, production and scheduling for Keshet. Tellem is responsible for developing hit drama Prisoners of War, the original Israeli version of prime time Emmy® winner Homeland, gripping espionage thriller False Flag, family drama The A Word as well as entertainment shows BOOM!, Rising Star and children’s talent show Master Class.
A former onscreen presenter in Israel, Tellem was co-host of the popular late-night program Night Bird. As an executive producer, he shared in the Emmy® triumph of Showtime’s Homeland, which was adapted from Hatufim.