The rise and fall of a young boxing champ, who, in the last days of World War 2, boxes his way to become European champion. Will his shoulders be strong enough to bear the weight of success? Starring 2007’s Shooting Star Kevin Janssens.


Title King Of The World
Original title Koning van de wereld
Original language Dutch
Status Completed
Production Majority Flemish
Category TV series
Year 2006


Cast Kevin Janssens, Koen de Bouw, Jan Decleir, Josse De Pauw, Katelijne Damen, Ellen Schoenaerts, Carry Goossens, Natali Broods, Damiaan De Schrijver, Frank Vercruyssen, Benny Claessens, Stefaan Degand
Photography Jan Vancaillie
Editing Karin Vaerenberg
Music Hans Helewaut

Technical specs

Running time series 5 x 55'
Release format 16mm
Sound format Stereo
Colour Colour


Supported by the Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF), ICAIC, Canal+, RTL NL

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Director Guido Henderickx
Producers Frank Van Passel, Bert Hamelinck
Writers Marc Didden, Frank Van Passel, Guido Henderickx

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