Founded in 1993 as Kanakna, Zodiak Belgium prides itself on producing innovative content for multiple national and international broadcasters and has made many hundreds of hours of programmes for clients including VRT, MEDIALAAN, SBS BELGIUM, EO, RTL, QUATRO, M6, RAI. Zodiak Belgium also creates formats and develops ideas across a range of factual, entertainment and drama programmes.
During the last 23 years, Zodiak Belgium has gained experience in producing high quality television programmes in nearly every genre in the field: Documentary, Factual, Reality, Entertainment, Drama, Comedy, branded Content and feature films. Many of the Zodiak Belgium shows have become instant classics in Belgium: Het leven zoals het is: Camping, Temptation Island, So You Think You Can Dance, Survivor, The Block, The Bachelor, My Restaurant Rules, De Buurtpolitie, Antiques Roadshow, Gogglebox.
In 2015, the production company Kanakna rebranded itself into Zodiak Belgium.
Kris studied Master in Audiovisual Arts at RITS, Brussels in 1996.
After he worked as a freelance director and reporter for several production companies such as D&D, Endemol, Telesaurus, Capiau Projects.
He started working for Kanakna Productions in 2003 on many reality formats such as Temptation Island, The Block, The Bachelor.
Kris was Appointed Executive Producer (2006) and later Chief Operations Officer (2009) for Kanakna Productions.
In 2011 he became the Managing Director after the Zodiak group merger with the UK RDF Group.
Kris rebranded Kanakna Productions to Zodiak Belgium in 2015 and moved the offices to the current location in Lint (Antwerp).