Frank Seyberth is an executive producer at ZDF within the department that is overseeing the international fiction programs for all entities and channels of the ZDF group. He is focussing on international co-productions mainly for the second prime time but also commissioning shows at ZDFneo and event programmes for the primetime. He has been lately responsible for shows such as The Bridge, Trapped, Beck, Undercover or La Zona.
Before joining ZDF he worked for different Publishing Houses, Cultural Institutes and Film festivals. At ZDF he started 2001 at the highly acclaimed night slot for emerging directors (“Das kleine Fernsehspiel”), followed in 2011 developing a new digital channel (“ZDF.Kultur”).
He is involved in the strategy development of the department and therefor also a member of the European Alliance between RAI, FTV and ZDF.