The children’s channel of the BBC and ZDF have teamed up for a new fantasy series: In Wolf’s Blood is a girl who comes from a family of werewolves.
CBBC, the children’s channel of the BBC and ZDF Enterprises, the commercial arm of ZDF German working together on a new children’s series. The industry magazine Broadcast reports the English Now.
“Wolf Blood” is about the young Maddy Smith, who comes from a long line of werewolf-like creatures, called Wolfsblütern. She has amazing skills when it comes to their senses. Be imprisoned in the basement of their parents – Once a month, but must Maddy – each full moon.
In school, no one knows about her secret. She leads the life of a normal teenager. A new classmates in her class, however, provides for complications …
The series is scheduled to first 13 episodes of 30 minutes. Filming starts next month is expected. Author of the project is the former theater director Debbie Moon. Production is “Wolf Blood” by Foz Allan (”Robin Hood”) as an in-house production of CBBC. The special visual effects with the Munich-based Trixter, which among other things, even for Hollywood productions such as “X-Men: First Class” and “Green Lantern” was employed.
The UK broadcast is scheduled for the second half of 2012. Then to run the show on TV.