Jeppe Gjervig Gram

June 15, 2018

Jeppe Gjervig Gram was born 1976 in Odense, Denmark. After working for 6 years as a drama series consultant for Danish network TV 2 he enrolled in the screenwriting program at the National Danish Film School graduating in 2007. Gram was headhunted by public broadcaster DR and employed as a regular episode writer on the one-hour drama series SOMMER, one of the highest rating shows on Danish television the last twenty years.

Jeppe Gjervig Gram then teamed up with head writer Adam Price and Tobias Lindholm to create the three-man writer’s room that created the first Danish political drama series BORGEN. The three writers developed the storyline for all episodes together, and Gram served as an episode writer on 10 out of the 20 episodes in seasons 1 and 2. Adam Price and Jeppe Gjervig Gram continued their fruitful collaboration working closely together on the 3rd season, where Gram worked on stories for all episodes and wrote 4 of the final season’s 10 installments.

BORGEN was an international hit winning several prestigious television awards, including  the BAFTA for best foreign series, the ‘Danish Oscar’ Robert Award for best series. The writing team were also awarded the prestigious Peabody Award.

Currently Jeppe Gjervig Gram is writing a drama series FOLLOW THE MONEY, his debut as a showrunner. The series was selected for a Berlinale Special screening 2015 and has been sold to numerous countries. The remake rights have been sold to the team behind TRUE DETECTIVE at Anonymous Content, and a series is in development. FOLLOW THE MONEY took home the Robert for best series, the UK C21 television award for best foreign tv series and was nominated for both a Prix Italia and Prix Europa. The 3rd season is currently in production.


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