Schwochow continues to be represented by Curtis Brown in the UK and Players Agentur Management in Germany.
The journalist-turned-author recently served as lead director and executive producer of the sixth and final season of “The crown”, starring Imelda Staunton, Dominic West and Elizabeth Debicki.
Its episodes focused on Princess Diana’s final, tragic months before her fatal car accident in 1997 with her former boyfriend Dodi Al Fayed. Last month, Debicki won a Golden Globe for best television supporting actress for her portrayal of her princess.
Schwochow also directed several episodes of the third season of “The Crown,” starring Olivia Coleman as Queen Elizabeth II, and the fifth season, as well as the Netflix series “Munich ’38 (The Edge of War),” produced by Turbine Films and starring Jeremy Irons. , George MacKay and Alex Jennings. VarietyThe reviewer described the film as a “beautiful imagination of the clandestine attempts to prevent war during the Munich conference of 1938.”
Schwochow directed the award-winning German series “Bad Banks,” for which he won best director at the German Television Awards, as well as directing “NSU: German History X – The Perpetrators.”
He also counts among his works “November Child”, “Cracks in the Shell”, “West”, “Paula” and “Je Suis Karl”, which premiered in the Berlinale Special section of the Berlin Film Festival three years ago.
Before turning to directing, Schwochow worked as a reporter for German and French television. He graduated from the Baden-Württemberg Film Academy in 2008.