Ester Schartum-Hansen


Esters latest projects include featurefilms Royalteen and Royalteen – Princess Margarethe, both for Netflix. She has also been developing a script for a TV-series for SVT, in collaboration with The Global Ensemble Drama. Ester has written two theatre plays, for NRK Radioteatret and Oslo Nye Teater, and she is currently developing a play in collaboration with Dramatikkens Hus.

Ester is effective and focused on progress, at the same time always making an effort to work thoroughly on the characters and situations she creates. Ester is a trained actress from Oslo National Academy of the Arts and with fifteen years experience as an actress she has a fine understanding for dialogue and characters, and uses this experience in creating content with humour and distinctiveness. She writes prose, theater and film and has attended the Aschehoug publishers writerschool. She has an abundance of ideas, and is a creative resource in any project.

Year Project title Project role Production company / channel
- Untitled (Series - In development) Writer Global Ensemble Drama / SVT
2023 Royalteen: Prinsesse Margrethe (Film) Writer The Global Ensemble Drama
2022 Royalteen (Film) Writer The Global Ensemble Drama
2020 En flyktning og en gamling (Play) Writer Dramatikkens hus/Unge Viken Teater/Kulturrådet
2018 Rikke-Petrikke og Ramperummet (Play) Writer, Director Oslo Nye Teater/Akershus Teater/Dramatikkens Hus
2016 Evy - Best når det ikke gjelder (Play) Writer NRK Radioteatret
2015-14 Nesoddspelet Writer Fjerdeklasses Produksjoner
2014 SLUKT Writer Nordland Teater
2013 Fugler som faller Writer Nordland Teater

Manager/Agent for Ester Schartum-Hansen

Halvard Djupvik

+47 94360085