Creative Director Uwe Schlindwein joined Granada in 2004.
After his apprenticeship as a Certified Advertising Specialist, Uwe went on to the television industry. He gained his first experience at music channel VIVA as well as Bullseye Television/London and the Fox Television Studios in Los Angeles. He also worked for Endemol Entertainment as Managing Editor in the “Big Brother” house and for Bonito TV Produktion as Comedy Editor for “Was guckst Du?!”. Prior to starting at Granada, Uwe worked for WDR, where he was responsible for different formats for the public German broadcaster ARD.
At Granada he has executively produced all series of “Ich bin ein Star – holt mich hier raus!” (“I’m A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here!”) to date and has furthermore been responsible for VOX’s daily cooking programmes “Das perfekte Dinner” (“Come Dine With Me”) “Das perfekte Promi Dinner” (Celebrity “Come Dine With Me”) and “Unter Volldampf” (“Pressure Cooker”) as Executive Producer.
Since April 2009 Uwe is heading the team of Executive Producers and was additionally appointed as Creative Director.