Studied Dramatic Writing, Screenwriting and Film Production in Berlin and Los Angeles. Author of plays (e.g. »Vermisst« for Theaterhaus Jena) and screenplays (»Love in Thoughts«, awarded e.g. with the European Film Award). Today he works as a film-maker (e.g. »The Bereaved«, Festival Max-Ophüls-Preis 2010), as a screenwriter for the German broadcasters ARD and ZDF (including “Polizeiruf 110”) and as a lecturer for screenwriting in Berlin.
Studied Theater Studies in Amsterdam. He directed plays in Berlin (e.g. Neuköllner Oper, Sophiensaele), Dresden (Landesbühnen Sachsen), Heidelberg (Zwinger3), Basel (Vorstadttheater) and at the Junge Oper Stuttgart. Furthermore he worked as a freelance assistant at De Nederlandse Opera (Amsterdam), Salzburger Festival, La Monnaie (Brussels) and National Theater Prague and as a production manager for Hebbel Am Ufer (HAU) in Berlin.