After having studied Economics, Ingmar learned the trade on set of Baantjer, Spangen and Good Times, Bad Times. He launched a new era with the children’s series ZOOP. Ingmar designed a production method which made it possible to produce affordable daily youth television. This method was used in 4 seasons of Van Jonge Leu en Oale Groond and in over 600 episodes of the successful youth series SpangaS. Feature films that were created under his responsibility include Ellis in Glamourland, Zoop in Africa, Zoop in South America and Spangas on Survival. During these productions, Ingmar had the overall responsibility from development of the script to the editing, aswell as budgetary. Television series The Adventures of Kruimeltje, Reasonable Doubt, Caps Club, Loving Ibiza the series, Mystery Island and The secret of Eyck, Lost in the Game, Foul Play and Lice Mother were produced under his responsibility in the recent years.
Jan Albert de Weerd
Jan Albert learned the trade on the set of Good Times, Bad Times and was attached to series like Old Money and Rozengeur en Wodka Lime as the First Assistant Director. As a director, he was jointly responsible for the success of the TV series ZOOP. He directed over a quarter of the 325 episodes and largely determined the tone, style and humour of these popular children’s series. Further more, his career as a director includes four seasons of the regional series Van Jonge Leu en Oale Groond, the TV West comedy Pauwen en Reigers and the children’s series Sportlets and SpangaS.
In 2010, Jan-Albert was responsible for the series 2012, The Year Zero and the 10-part drama series The Adventures of Kruimeltje as the creative producer, writer and director. From 2011 onwards, Jan-Albert became active as a producer. He produced and directed Central Market 30 (2011), Hidden Stories 5 (2012), Reasonable Doubt (2012), Malaika (2013), Mystery Island (2014), Hidden Stories 6 (2014), The secret of Eyck (2015), Lost in the Game (2016), Foul Play (2017) and Lice Mother (2018).
Assistant to the producers
Jo-Anneke Wikkerink has been working for BING as assistant to the producers since the fall of 2011. Her job is to supervise the applications for funding of every project that’s being developed, to assist the production teams and to coordinate the post-production, premieres, foreign festivals and sales of the feature films.
Esther van Diepen
Esther van Diepen has been working for BING since the spring of 2012. As projects coordinator she coordinates the Dutch applications for funding, the contracts, planning of appointments and the publicity of the projects.
Edith / E-DID-IT administrations has been working for BING as a freelancer since 2011.
E-DID-IT is responsible for the daily, financial administration and project management of various TV series within this corporation.
Marketing & Development Manager
Daan has worked for various distributors over the years. He knows like no other how to market a TV series and how to reach the right target audience. Since April 1st 2015, he is officially part of our team as the Marketing & Development Manager.
Creative & Development Manager
In the past couple of years Henriëtte specialized in the development of TV and film, in the Netherlands but also abroad. She joined the team since the beginning of 2018 as Creative and Development Manager, a job where she brings new ideas to life. Together with Johan and Jan Albert she develops new formats and films and guides and coordinates all projects in development.
Assistant office management
Wisam Akdi has been working for BING since January 2018. Wisam has various responsibilities regarding facility services, administrative affairs, projects and other activities. Within the company, she is the initial person to contact.