Anna and Jörg Winger talk about the ins and outs of concluding the Deutschland 89 saga while doing justice to its characters, and the very real human stories around the fall of the Berlin Wall, alongside how they brought the 80s to life and why the message of the series is more relevant than ever.
But fans of the show discovered at an RTS London event that some of the show’s characters could yet draw new breath.
“The trilogy is over,” confirmed the show’s co-creator Jörg Winger, “but we are currently thinking about a spin-off that is not Deutschland, but maybe follows some of our characters into new territory”.
Monday 1 March
BBC One, 9pm
John Torode and Greg Wallace are back on the lookout for the best amateur chefs who can whip up delicious, impressive and inventive dishes.
A new group of 40 contestants will be put through their paces in a series of socially distanced culinary challenges, to prove they have what it takes to be crowned the MasterChef champion.