in search of : Maximilian Brückner

Maximilian, Maxi (in his family and according to his agency), Max Brückner, Bruckner / Brueckner
(in English speaking countries)

German Actor, Director, Musician, Dancer and also proud native Bavarian
"Bayerische Sahneschnitte"
- "Schuhplattler der Herzen" - "Prince Charming"


Maxi about Maxi (in German)



Films and other work for TV


Books on Tape / Radio

Who can judge whether the signature is really from Maximilian Brueckner??

"I hob hoit des Pech g'habt und des Glück, dass i hoit nix anders konn, ois a bissl rumspuin und auf der Bühne rumhupfn." M.B.

Interview with Maximilian Brückner
for the German section of this website.
Interview on January 17, 2014 for his new film "Und Äktschn!", which opened in German and Austrian movie theatres on Feb 6, 2014.
Max Brueckner
Exclusive Interview with Maximilian Brückner
(in Bavarian) for the German section of this website.
Interview date was in late January 2012, but due to a string of unforeseen circumstances, publishing it was delayed till early March 2012.

~ News ~

Oct 3 My report with photos about the first performance of "Der Brandner Kaspar und das ewig' Leben" in the new season 2023/24 on Oct 2nd.
It’s #finish but not the end. Greetz to @simonpearcecomedy and #oktoberfest. Maximilian Brückner on Instagram (with a photo as the Boandlkramer), 3.10.23
Sep 29 Schedule of performances in the Munich Volkstheater until the beginning of December 2023 - advance ticket sales are ongoing. Tickets can be purchased at the theater box office, by phone (+49.89.523 4655), and via the webshop. The 2023/24 season online booklet: 'SuperIllu'
Maximilian Brückner can be seen on stage as the Boandlkramer in the "Der Brandner Kaspar und das ewig' Leben" on Mon 2.10., Mon 27.11., and Tue 28.11.: Tickets
Sep 26 Maximilian Brückner will soon be filming in Zagreb (Croatia); the new project - as yet without a known title - will reunite him with Lisa Maria Potthoff, after "Männer wie wir" / "Balls" (2004), "Mozart - Ich hätte München Ehre gemacht" (2006), "Schwere Jungs" (2006) and "Tatort - Bittere Trauben" (2009):
– Director Christine Hartmann (regiewasser): Back on set - first shooting day with my #mainactress #lisamariapotthoff #movie #broadcast #likemyjob #directingamovie #ukraine #surrogate #onset #zagreb #bavariafiction @lisamariapotthoff @bavariafiction. Instagram, 19.9.23
– Actress Lisa Maria Potthoff (lisamariapotthoff): Happy to be here in Zagreb with wonderful director Christine Hartmann, beloved colleague Maximilian Brückner and the one and only Manuel Kreuzpaintner.... Instagram, 26.9.23
– Maximilian Brückner (bruecknermaximilian): Shooting in Zagreb with ❤️ @lisamariapotthoff and ❤️ @regiewasser the next month. Instagram (with photo), 26.9.23
Sep 19 From production company Relevant Film: Our movie "Laufen" (Running) with Anna Schudt, Katharina Wackernagel, Maximilian Brückner, and many more, based on the novel by Isabel Bogdan, script by Silke Zertz, director Rainer Kaufmann, is nominated as one of the ten TV movies in competition for the best TV movie in the German speaking region 2023 and the 3sat audience award at the Film- und Serienfestival Baden-Baden / Televisionale (27.11. - 01.12.2023). Source, 18.9.23
Screening date at TeleVisionale: Tue, Nov 28th, 2023, 4:45 pm - 6:15 pm in the Kurhaus Baden-Baden ; Jury discussion: 6:15 pm - 7:00 pm, Runder Saal. 3sat broadcast date Sat, Nov 25th, 2023 from 9:45 pm
Sep 16 This spring, Maxi announced in an interview that he will try something new - as it now turned out, it is writing for the screen!
Maximilian Brückner and Linus Herbig-Matten on Instagram (with photo), 15.9.23: Wir werden als Autoren ab jetzt von der Agentur Homebase repräsentiert 🥳 Vita of the writing team Brückner & Herbig-Matten
Sep 15 Trailer (with Maximilian Brückner as Robert Schwan and Michael A. Grimm as Wilhelm Neudecker and also with snippets from real matches with real players of the FC Bayern Munich 1965 - 1974) for the series "Gute Freunde - Der Aufstieg des FC Bayern". Airing this fall on German TV RTL and on German stream RTL+
Sep 12 The young children of the Riederinger Musikanten were at the Rosenheimer Herbstfest this weekend, guarded by Maximilian Brückner. Source: Riederinger Musikanten on Instagram, 11.9.23. See photo 2 + 4
Sep 6 "Die geschenkte Familie" w/Jasmin Gerat and Maximilian Brückner (The Gifted Family/Christmas Love/Christmas Time/WT) has got its final title, "Ein Regenbogen zu Weihnachten" (A Rainbow for Christmas), which will have its premier airing this coming December on German TV ZDF. Source, 4.9.23
Aug 6 Interview with Christian Stückl "Ich habe immer an Veränderungen geglaubt" ("I've always believed in change") with the Süddeutsche Zeitung, 4.8.23
Aug 1 "Das Schönste Paar" / "The Most Beautiful Couple" (2018), written and directed by Sven Taddicken, starring Maximilian Brückner and Luise Heyer is part of this year's "Summer Films" festival (8/1–8/31/23) of the Goethe-Instituts, along with Thomas Arslan's "Bright Nights" / "Helle Nächte" (2017), Ilker Catak's "I Am, I Was, I Will Be" / "Es gilt das gesprochene Wort" (2019), Leonie Krippendorff's "Cocoon" / "Kokon" (2020), Sonja Kröner's "The Garden" / "Sommerhäuser" (2017), Johannes Maria Schmitt's "Neubau" (2021), Tom Sommerlatte's "Summers Downstairs" / "Im Sommer wohnt er unten" (2015), and Joya Thome's "Queen of Niendorf" / "Königin von Niendorf" (2017). Information about the films. Language: German with English subtitles. Presented by the German Film Office in collaboration with the Goethe-Instituts in North America. Available for free streaming in the U.S. and Canada only, registration required. Reserve a spot here.
July 25 Munich Volkstheater: We are happy! We just found out: The contract of our artistic director Christian Stückl has been extended until the end of the 2029/2030 season. This was decided unanimously by the supervisory board of the Munich Volkstheater at today's meeting. Sources: Instagram und Facebook, 25.7.23
July 14 Ticket sales for the first weeks of the new season 2023/24 of the Munich Volkstheater will start on Thu, July 20. Tickets are available thru the webshop.
From Mon, July 24 to Wed, Sep 6 the theatre is closed for summer vacation. Season opening will be on Fri, Sep 29, 2023. Source
The first performance of "Der Brandner Kaspar und das ewig' Leben" in the new season is on Mon, Oct 2. Tickets
July 10 The two final performances of "Der Brandner Kaspar und das ewig' Leben" for the 2022/23 season:
Maximilian Brückner: Photo as Boandlkramer from the weekend's performances in Oberammergau. Instagram,10.7.23
Münchner Volkstheater: Several photos from these two performances in the Oberammergauer Passionstheater. Facebook and Instagram, 10.7.23
July 7 Pincipal filming for "Mordnacht" (WT) has ended after only 21 days. Story (in German) and first official promo still with Rosalie Thomass as Leonie Winter and Maximilian Brückner as Gabriel Panski. © ARD Degeto / Boris Laewen: ARD Press release, 7.7.23
Same text, but different official promo still with Rosalie Thomass, Maximilian Brückner and director Friederike Jehn: ARD-Degeto
July 6 Maximilian Brückner has posted a photo and a video of him during rowing training in Hamburg for his role in "Mordnacht": Photo and video

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German Website Updates: 10/3 "Der Brandner Kaspar und das ewig' Leben" - Play, 2021- ; 9/19 "Laufen" (Running) ; 9/16 Biography ; 9/15 "Gute Freunde - Der Aufstieg des FC Bayern" (Good Friends - The Rise of the FC Bayern Munich), "Wunderschön" (Beautiful), "Riesending" (Giant Thing), About Christian Stückl & the Munich Volkstheater ; 9/6 "Ein Regenbogen zu Weihnachten" (Die geschenkte Familie/WT) ; 7/18 "Mordnacht" (WT) ; 7/10 "Der Brandner Kaspar und das ewig' Leben" - the play on the road ; 6/28 "Oktoberfest 1900" (Oktoberfest: Blood & Beer) ; 6/9 "Die Wannseekonferenz" (The Conference) ; 5/23 "Scheidung auf Kroatisch" (Split Homicide) (WT) ; 3/1/2023 Photos ; 12/30/2022 Magazines ; 11/22 "Der Brandner Kaspar und das ewig' Leben" - Play, 2005-2020

  Page created in April 2010 by EFi ; updated whenever News happen, even if only in Germany.
Latest: Oct 3, 2023