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HBO Europe hires Pinewood, SVT alum Christian Wikander to lead in Nordics

Christian Wikander

HBO Europe has appointed former SVT drama exec Christian Wikander to oversee all development and production in the Nordics.

Wikander, who was most recently MD of Twelve Town (fka as Pinewood Television), becomes commissioning editor & VP of original programming for HBO Nordic, with a remit across all development and production from the region.

He reports into Antony Root, EVP of original programming and production, and starts in September, based out of Stockholm.

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