Essential Media drama Doctor Doctor has been sold to Germany where it will be retitled as The Heart Guy.
FremantleMedia International has signed a deal with leading PayTV broadcaster, Sky Deutschland for Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Maximilian Bolenius, Senior Vice President, German speaking Europe and Israel, said: “The Heart Guy follows the life of a complex character as his world faces total upheaval and a forced change in direction. With that comes a host of relatable storylines and life-affirming themes. This series perfectly matches the broad profile of Sky 1, it is heart-warming, enjoyable and full of fascinating characters that we’re sure will keep Sky Deutschland’s audiences entertained.”
Christian Asanger, Vice President Entertainment Channels Sky Deutschland added: “With a brilliant cast and a breath-taking setting the series The Heart Guy was a huge success in Australia. We are happy to present this entertaining and intriguing series to our Sky 1 audiences.”
Series 2 is currently in production in New South Wales.
Sky Deutschland has previously picked up Wentworth.