Gabór Krigler European Showrunner Programm filmschule köln

Gabór Krigler


Writer, Producer and Showrunner (»Aranyélet/Easy Living«, »In Treatment«), Hungary


Gabor’s career began in the writing staff of a daily serial at Grundy UFA in 1999. He became Creative Executive at the Budapest office of HBO Europe in 2010, responsible for all creative aspects of development and production. After leaving HBO at the end of 2018, Gabor went on to found his own company, Joyrider, to create and develop high-end scripted content for the international market. Their first series, FRUST, a comic thriller produced with Belgrade-based Firefly Productions, directed by Oscar-winner Danis Tanović, is premiering this autumn. Besides managing the Joyrider slate, Gabor is also Head of Studies at Midpoint Series Launch and a guest tutor at various international drama series workshops, while doing project consulting and story editing all over the world.