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)


Und Äktschn (2013/14)
Spieltrieb (2012/13)
Welcome to Bavaria (2011/12)
Was weg is, is weg (2011)
RubbeldieKatz (2011)
War Horse (2011)
Resturlaub (2011)

Films and other work for TV


Books on Tape / Radio

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

Photos - a future project

Maxi and I (in Bavarian)

German Filmball


Links to other sides of Maxi's Life

His Agency


"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.

New 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 ~

April 15 Maximilian Brückner's next project will be the 5th episode, titled "Liebe" (Love) of the German-Austrian TV-series "Spuren des Bösen", in the role of charismatic Michael Auer for ZDF & ORF. Heino Ferch will return as Richard Brock.
April 12 Back from a way too short vacation, with some news about Max:
On March 25, the Made-for-TV movie "Clara Immerwahr" was presented to German press, with a string of photos and video interviews with Katharina Schüttler and with Maximilian Brückner.
It will air on German TV network ARD and on Austrian TV ORF2, both on May 28 at 20:15h.
April 12 The official confirmation that Max will indeed be part of the large cast for the 3-part mini series "Tannbach" (WT) (about a small village torn between Bavaria and Thuringia in post-war Germany), for German TV network ZDF was also released on March 25. Other cast members: Nadja Uhl, Heiner Lauterbach, Martina Gedeck, Henriette Confurius, Jonas Nay, Ludwig Trepte, Alexander Held, Ronald Zehrfeld, Maria Dragus, Florian Brückner, Natalia Wörner, and more. Alexander Dierbach is directing after a script by Josephin and Robert Thayenthal. Filming in the Czech Republic, Thuringia and Bavaria takes place until mid-July, with a broadcast date in early 2015.
March 24 On a personal note:
Your humble webmiss will be off to foreign shores and adventures for a while, and therefore be offline. It will be taken care of both this website and its facebook page, but during that time will you please be so kind to post news about Maximilian's activities over @ - IF there are activities .... To read them you have to check for 'Recent posts from other users' there.
I should be back mid-April. In the meantime, take care - EFi
March 18 Over the weekend March 8/9 Max went skiing with acting buddies Florian David Fitz (Vincent wants to Sea, Doctor's Diary, Measuring the World) and Elyas M'Barek (Doctor's Diary, F*ck You Goethe, The Physician) to the Zillertal in Tyrolia (Austria). Here are some pictures from their trip.
March 14 "Clara Immerwahr" (under the English title "Clara") about the life of a pioneer in chemistry, Clara Immerwahr, played by Katharina Schüttler with Maximilian Brückner as her husband Fritz Haber, will be up for international sales at the upcoming MIP-TV (April 7-10) in Cannes, France. A one-hour screener will be shown; the full lenght of the made-for-TV-movie is 2 hours and will come to German and Austrian TV in May 2014. More, also with new set stills at Beta Cinema.
March 13 New festival dates for the award winning short film "Welcome to Bavaria" by Matthias Kossmehl:
3/18 Festival International du Film d'Aubagne, France ; 3/21+22 Filmfestival Türkei-Deutschland - Türkiye/Almanya Film Festivali Nuremberg ; 3/25 Internationale Kurzfilmwoche Regensburg ; 4/9 Independent Days Filmfest Karlsruhe ; 4/11 Tiburon International Film Festival, CA, USA
Feb 24 "Gaming Instinct" (Spieltrieb), directed by Gregor Schnitzler, with Maximilian Brückner, Michelle Barthel and Jannik Schümann will be part of the upcoming "Audi Festival of German Film 2014" in Australia. From 26 March until 11 April, more than fifty titles will be screened across half a dozen venues in Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne and Sydney.
Programme guide - "Gaming Instinct" is featured on page 35. Website of the fesitval.
Feb 14 A very special HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY wish to all. EFi, webmiss
Feb 10 On Saturday, Maximilian Brückner was caught on camera at one of the many Berlinale parties, called 'Place to B' at the Grill Royal: Picture (he is to the left in the blue shirt).
Feb 3 If you happen to be in India: "Welcome to Bavaria" from Matthias Kossmehl will screen on Wed, Feb 5 at 2:30 during the 2nd Chennai International Documentary and Short Film Festival 2014.
Feb 2 Our own report with lots of pictures from the German premiere of  "Und Äktschn!", and my new interview with Maximilian Brückner.
Jan 31 Video and photos from the red carpet of yesterday's German premiere of "Und Äktschn!". More photos.
Jan 26 The official German website of "Und Äktschn!" and the official Austrian website are finally online, and this site has several clips from the movie.
Jan 23 The German premiere of "Und Äktschn!" will take place on Thursday, January 30 in Munich at the City Kinos, Sonnenstr. 12. Red Carpet Walk starting at about 7:30pm.
Jan 21 Global Screen unveils EFM line-up: Head of Theatrical Sales Julia Weber and her team will be showing Nadav Schirman's "The Green Prince" in Berlin fresh from its world premiere as the opening film of Sundance's World Cinema Documentary Competition last week. In addition, the Munich-based sales agent will have premieres at the European Film Market of: Arne Birkenstock's documentary "Beltracchi - The Art of Forgery", Frauke Finsterwalder's "Finsterworld", Anna Justice's family entertainment film "Pinocchio", and Gregor Schnitzler's "Gaming Instinct", adapted from Juli Zeh's international bestseller "Spieltrieb", with newcomers Michelle Barthel and Jannik Schümann and former Shooting Star Maximilian Brückner in the cast.
Source: Screen Daily, Martin Blaney, 21 January, 2014
Jan 19 Yesterday, Maximilian Brückner was one of the guests at the 41. Deutscher Filmball (41th German Filmball) at the hotel Bayerischer Hof in Munich. Here are some photos, together with actress Brigitte Hobmeier. More photos here. And even more photos here.
Jan 10 The world premiere of "Und Äktschn!" will take place on Tuesday, January 28 in Vienna (Austria) at the GartenbaukinoParkring 12, starting at 7pm. Austrian newspaper Kurier gives away 50x2 tickets to the premiere. To participate, click here.
Jan 7 Today German distributor Majestic released the first movie trailer for "Und Äktschn!" (And Action!), the new film by Gerhard Polt and Frederik Baker, with Maximilian Brückner: Trailer
Jan 5, 2014 Maxi will celebrate his 35th birthday this Friday, January 10.
If you want to send him greetings, you should write to his agency, which will forward the mail to him:
Maximilian Brückner
c/o die agenten
Ackerstrasse 11b
10115 Berlin

Main Site in German
Link to German site

German Website Updates: 4/15 "Tannbach"/Mini-Series (NEW), "Spuren des Bösen - Liebe" (NEW) ; 4/14 "Clara Immerwahr" ; 3/27 Christian Stückl & the Munich Volkstheater ; 3/10 "Bodycheck" (WT) ; 2/20 "Und Äktschn!" (And Action!) ; 2/2 "Und Äktschn!" - German Premiere ; 1/31 Magazines ; 1/21 German Filmball, Max' Biography ; 1/14/2014 "Magdalena" - Play ; 12/16/2013 "Die Hölle bin ich" (WT) ; 12/2 "Spieltrieb" (Gaming Instinct / L'Instinct Du Jeu) ; 11/9 "Welcome to Bavaria" ; 10/30 "Tatort - Aus der Tiefe der Zeit" ; 10/24 Der Brandner Kaspar und das ewig' Leben" - Play ; 10/10 "Spieltrieb" - Selection of reviews ; 10/3 German premiere of "Spieltrieb", "Spieltrieb" - My review ; 9/19 "Tatort - Scene of the Crime" ; 9/13 "Reiff für die Insel" (WT) ; 7/23 "D' Boandl auf d'Roas" - The play on tour ; 5/7 "Die Chefin - Wahrheit"

  Page created in April 2010 by EFi ; updated whenever News happen, even if only in Germany.
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