After completing her studies in film, TV and German literature as well as art history in Bochum, Doris Buening worked as a freelance screenplay lector for ZDF’s editorial department Fernsehspiel, RTL’s TV movie editorial department, and other film and TV production companies. Later, she joined Grundy UFA Potsdam as a storyliner for the daily soap “Gute Zeiten, schlechte Zeiten”. From 2002 to 2003, she worked as a tutor at the Autorenschule Hamburg.
Since the end of 2001, she has been working for Cinecentrum, where she is responsible for fictional programmes. Her projects include popular prime time comedies and modern family films, like “Trau´ niemals Deinem Chef” for ZDF , “Mich gibt’s nur zweimal” for SAT.1. and ”Keine Ehe ohne Pause” for ARD/Degeto.