David Simon to attend Cologne Conference

To present his latest series 'Treme' at small screen confab

BERLIN -- TV producer David Simon, creator of "The Wire" and "Homicide - Life on the Streets" will attend the 20th Cologne Conference, Germany's leading small screen confab, where he will present his latest series, "Treme" in its German premiere.

The conference, which runs Sept. 26 - Oct. 1, will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a look back at some of the TV highlights of the past two decades.

The festival program will include screenings of such ground breaking series as "Twin Peaks," "NYPD Blue," "EZ Street," "24" and "The Office," all of which had their first German showing at the Cologne Conference