Michael Radtke has been successfully working as media manager, consultant, executive producer and distributor in the television business for the last 25 years. Today, Michael Radtke’s TV Alliance mainly focuses on joining the industry and television platforms, international distribution, consulting, international business development, channel support and tv channel development.
Michael Radtke has developed, directed and (co-) produced numerous tv projects for all major broadcasters in Germany and many tv stations worldwide. He also produced and directed many commercial films for clients such as Mercedes, Puma, Burger King, Allianz, Nestlé, Munich Re and many others.
During the late 90’s he brought the US infotainment series Medical Detectives to the German speaking territories (RTL), the first forensic crime show in German television and the most successful documentary series in German television history until today: Medical Detectives is still airing (2018) on various channels of the RTL Group. In 2003, Michael Radtke co-produced the documentary James Cameron’s Bismarck. From 2004 until 2005, he worked as consultant for Bertelsmann Middle East and originally devised and initiated the tremendous Bollywood-Hype (RTL2) in Germany. Never before has a new program color had such a commercial success for a broadcaster and a lasting effect on the television market altogether. In 2006 Michael Radtke invented and produced the top rated car shows DMotor and Der Checker for Discovery Channel Europe/DMax. Both shows have been the first entertainment car shows in German television which have been copied meanwhile by many other local channels. From 2006 until 2008 he was also involved to set up the Motorvision Channel (Sky).