Schrewe was born in Stuttgart, Germany, on August 19, 1964. Absolutely nothing is known about his personal early life. Starting in 1989, he directed, produced, and wrote dozens of films and episodes for TV shows, all foreign and usually originating from his home country. In 2015, he directed his first episode for an American TV series, specifically an episode of the police procedural drama Criminal Minds.
Schrewe directed the following episodes for Criminal Minds: