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 ~

Aug 3 Maximilian Brückner on Instagram: Perfect style #octoberfest1900 I’m prepared!🎡🍾#octoberfest-blood and beer #empireoctoberfest. Photo 🤣
Aug 1 Review (4,5 out of 6 stars) with more set stills of "Schwarzach 23 und das mörderische Ich":
July 28 Maximilian Brückner with fellow actor and friend, Stephan Luca at home BBQ: Instagram #spendingtimewithfriends
July 27 New set stills of "Schwarzach 23 und das mörderische Ich". Sources: and
July 23 Maximilian Brückner posted a funny picture of him today, wearing a base-cap of the baseball team Berlin Flamingos, especially designed for Karoline Herfurth's film "Wunderschön", while riding a floating pink unicorn in a creek on the family's grounds: Instagram #ridingthebeast #thinkpink 🤙 🧞‍♀️ 🤣
July 21 "Schwarzach 23 und das mörderische Ich" (Schwarzach 23 and the deadly me), the 4th movie about the Germingers, a Bavarian family of cops, starring Maximilian Brückner in a double role, filmed in spring 2019 finally has an air date: Aug 31, 2020, 20:15h on German TV network ZDF. Source: PR Agentur Deutz
July 16 "Oktoberfest 1900" (Empire Oktoberfest / Oktoberfest: Blood and Beer): German TV network ARD/Das Erste will premier the 6-part series, directed by Hannu Salonen with 2 episodes back-to-back on 15., 16. and 23. September, at 20:15h. All episodes will already be available in the ARD media archive from Sep 8 on. Sources: and, 16.7.20
July 16 Pictures from yesterday in Christoph von Preysing's Tegernsee fisheries 🐟🦐
Maximilian Brückner: Ein Nachmittag nach unserem Geschmack mit Stephan Luca 😉 Vielen Dank mein Freund Markus Meindl @ Meindl Bekleidung, Hans Reisetbauer & Tom Wallmann für die Einladung! @4x50 Rum 💥 Photos. More photos: Maxi & Stephan ; Maxi with Markus Meindl and Lorenz Hilger of Gasthof Hirzinger ; HundSansScho ; photo with Tom Wallmann, Markus Meindl, chef Eckart Witzigmann, Maximilian Brückner and Stephan Luca by munich_gram ; Maxi by 4x50 Rum ; report and interviews with more photos from the event on
July 15 A bit of fun 😊 Learn how to pronounce Maximilian Brückner in German: HowToPronounce
July 10 Principal filming of "Generation Beziehungsunfähig" (WT) has finally ended. Warner Bros. will release it in Germany on March 25, 2021. Sources: Pantaflix, Filmecho/Filmwoche and Blickpunkt:Film, 10.7.2020
July 4 Filming of "Generation Beziehungsunfähig" (WT), directed by Helena Hufnagel, which had to stop mid-March due to the Corona pandemic, had began again in Cologne mid-June. Frederick Lau and Luise Heyer are the lead actors. Maximilian Brückner has returned to the set yesterday. Photo of Maxi with Frederick on set, 3.7.20. More set pix by Exec. Prod. Frank Krusche on Instagram
July 2 Today, the Munich Volkstheater has released its summer schedule with five premieres of short plays, concerts, and children's theatre for the time July 24 to Sep 13, 2020. Video of today's press conference. Schedule and tickets here.
July 1 The opening date of Karoline Herfurth's 4th film as a director, "Wunderschön" (WT) with Emilia Schüle, Martina Gedeck, Nora Tschirner, Joachim Krol, Maximilian Brückner, Friedrich Mücke and Diego Wallraff, for Germany and German Switzerland has been pushed back from early October to Dec. 3, and for Austria to Dec. 4, 2020.
Sources: Blickpunkt/Film, and an email from distributor Warner Bros. Austria
June 18 Maximilian Brückner is nominated as an 'Actor in a Comic Role' at the German Actors Awards for his role as Alfons Zischl in "Hindafing", season 2 👏. All nominees. The 2020 German Actors Awards is going to be held in Berlin on Sept 11, 2020. Sources: Deutscher Schauspielpreis and Filmecho/Filmwoche, 18.6.2020
June 14 50 Years of "Tatort" / "Crime Scene" : You can vote for your favorite "Tatort" (Scene of the Crime) episode from the past 25 years out the 50 best rated ones. Two episodes with Maximilian Brückner as inspector Franz Kappl from Saarbrücken ("Verschleppt" and "Hilflos"), both directed by Hannu Salonen, are on the list. Voting starts each Sunday at 21:45h for the episode to be aired on the following Sunday at 20:15h both on German ARD/Das Erste and Austrian ORF2. You can vote on and on Once the voting for the week is over, the counter is set back to zero, and a new voting round for next Sunday begins. Sources: ARD and ORF2, 14.6.2020
June 9 The re-run of the 10-part Finnish-German TV series "Arctic Circle" ("Ivalo"), starring Iina Kuustonen, Maximilian Brückner, Pihla Viitala, Clemens Schick, Joi Johannsson, Aleksandar Jovanovic, directed by Hannu Salonen, was scheduled for May 2020, but due to its virus/pandemic theme the re-run was pushed back to July. Episodes 1-5 will air on Sat 7/11 between 01:50 - 05:35h, episodes 6-10 will air on Sun 7/12 between 01:40 - 05:05h on German ZDFneo. Source: ZDF press release, 4.6.2020
June 4 The 2nd season of "Hindafing" is nominated for a 2020 German Television Award in the category 'Best Comedy Series'. All nominees. No award gala due to the corona pandemic, so the winners will be announced online in mid-June. Source: Deutscher Fernsehpreis, 4.6.2020
June 1 „Yes... it is cold“ #blablabla
Video of Maximilian Brückner in bathing trunks and the voice of his daughter in the background: Instagram, 1.6.
May 25 Video of Maximilian Brückner with his older daughter mewing grass, or: A farmer's workout: Instagram, 24.5.
May 17 Video of Maximilian Brückner feeding his goats: Instagram, 17.5.
May 15 The Munich Volkstheater is now in its early summer vacation, and if all goes to plan and the number of victims of the COVID-19 pandemic won't grow again, the first premiere will be on July 24, with outdoor performances, concerts, readings, children's theatre and productions directed by Simon Solberg, Sapir Heller, Mirjam Loibl, Abdullah Kenan Karaca and Christian Stückl in the main theatre for a 100 persons audience max. Source
May 6 The Munich Volkstheater (like all German theatres and opera houses) was closed on March 11th due to the corona pandemic and is now already going into its summer break. Rehearsals will start on June 15th and the first premiere is scheduled for the end of July at the beginning of the summer school holidays in Bavaria. However, until further notice there are no performances of the "Brandner Kaspar" play with Maximilian Brückner possible.
Video of today's press conference with artistic director Christian Stückl.

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German Website Updates: 8/1 "Schwarzach 23 und das mörderische Ich" (Schwarzach 23 and the deadly me) ; 7/16 "Oktoberfest 1900" (Empire Oktoberfest / Oktoberfest: Beer and Blood) ; 7/10 "Generation Beziehungsunfähig" (WT) ; 7/2 About Christian Stückl & the Munich Volkstheater ; 7/1 "Wunderschön" (WT) ; 6/20 "Nachtschicht - Cash & Carry" ; 6/18 "Hindafing 2" (Welcome to Hindafing) ; 6/14 Maximilian Brückner in "Tatort" (Scene of the Crime) ; 5/9 "Der Brandner Kaspar und das ewig' Leben" - Play ; 5/5 "Arctic Circle" / "Ivalo" ; 3/13 Maximilian Brückner at the 70th Berlinale 2020 ; 1/25 "The Most Beautiful Couple" - Premieres and Reviews, "Das schönste Paar" (The Most Beautiful Couple) ; 1/20/2020 BR Filmbrunch 2020 ; 12/31/2019 "Hindafing", "Hindafing" - Episode guide ; 8/31 Awards

  Page created in April 2010 by EFi ; updated whenever News happen, even if only in Germany.
Latest: August 3, 2020