BIRGITTE STÆRMOSE DIRECTS NEW STARZ SERIES ‘THE SPANISH PRINCESS’

Production has commenced on the STARZ Limited Series The Spanish Princess, the third instalment following the Golden Globe® and Emmy® award-nominated STARZ Original Miniseries The White Queen and the critically acclaimed STARZ Original Limited Series The White Princess. Produced by Playground and All3 Media’s New Pictures, the Limited Series is drawn from the global best-selling novels, The Constant Princess and The King’s Curse, written by Philippa Gregory.

Birgitte is one of Scandinavia’s leading award-winning directors whose latest feature Darling had its British premiere at last year’s London Film Festival and opened in the US in February premiering at The Santa Barbara Film Festival. Her previous feature, Room 304, won several international awards including two for Best Director. It was released in more than 10 countries following screenings at various festivals. Her tv work includes episodes of Norskov a new Scandi crime series shown on Channel 4 in the UK and on Netflix worldwide.