Kirsten Ittershagen

Writer (Germany)

Kirsten Ittershagen is a German TV writer-producer who produces German and international TV series. In 2005 she started her career as a staff writer at UFA Serial Drama (GrundyUFA TV). She was the head writer of long-running TV series Unter Uns (Among Us), Gute Zeiten, Schlechte Zeiten (Good Times, Bad Times) and in 2013 was writer-producer of Verbotene Liebe (Forbidden Love).

Over the past ten years, Kirsten has created and developed original TV projects: Alibi Agentur (The Alibi Agency), commissioned for the ZDFneo TV Lab, for which she wrote the script and produced the pilot for UFA Serial Drama and public broadcaster ZDFneo. The show aired in August 2014 on ZDFneo.

Currently Kirsten works as a script writer and development consultant for TV series, TV movies and feature films for German companies: UFA Serial Drama, UFA Fiction, Constantin TV, MME Moviement and Good Friends Production. In December 2016 she won VDD and ProSiebenSAT1 exposé funding for her feature film project, Tindarella.

Kirsten Ittershagen is also a busy bee in the US. She is represented by Roy Ashton from The Gersh Agency, who is currently shopping an adaptation of The Alibi Agency to networks in Hollywood.