Eva van de Wijdeven plays a starring role in the series The mannentester
Actress Eva van de Wijdeven will play the leading role in the ten-part series The mannentester, after the book by Heleen van Royen.
It is the first time that a series for a book of Van Royen is made. Previously, her books The happy housewife and The escape filmed.
In The Mannentester let the main character Victoria Kramer, played by Van de Wijdeven, hire by wives, girlfriends, and other stakeholders to get their men to the test.
Heleen van Royen: “it is The first time that one of my novels is being edited into a tv series and, of course, makes me proud and happy. I am very closely involved in the operation, which is also unique. It was a feast of new adventures for Victoria to be allowed to think. She is one of my favorite characters: hard, super-smart and ruthless. I can’t wait to see how Eva van de Wijdeven shape to her.”
The mannentester is directed by Hiba Vink (Golden Calf nomination Shortly!, Midsummernights), Pieter van Rijn (Tessa, Flikken Maastricht, cell block H) and Annemarie of the Mouth (the Girls of the Herengracht, Copper) and is produced by Endemol Shine the Netherlands. The series is from mid-april 2017 exclusively at KPN Presents, the pictures start Sunday.