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 25 "Cherry Blossoms" / "Kirschblüten - Hanami", written and directed by Doris Dörrie. Germany, 2008, 124 min. German/Bavarian with English subtitles, digital. Starring: Hannelore Elsner, Elmar Wepper, Maximilian Brückner, Aya Irizuki, Nadja Uhl, Birgit Minichmayr, Floriane Daniel, Felix Eitner, Tadashi Endo
This multiple award winning film will screen on Wednesday, October 5st 2016, 7:00pm at the Goethe-Institut Los Angeles, 5750 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 100, Los Angeles CA 90036, United States. Info: (phone) +1 323 5253388 or (email)
Free admission with RSVP via this Eventbrite link. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
This screening is part of a series of six films provides a sampling of Doris Dörrie's extensive filmography, with a special focus on films she made in Japan. More infos.
Aug 23 A bit earlier today Maxi has added two new pictures from the set of "Hindafing" to his official Facebook page: Photos
Aug 18 Late last night Maximilian Brückner had posted another fun picture from the set of "Hindafing" on which he looks like someone has tried to BBQ his character Alfons Zischl: Photo
Aug 16 I found this photo taken by Markus Tedeskino today: "Maximilian Brueckner, Actor & Telemark Skier". Unknown date. Interestingly, it is not listed in the 'Actors' section, but in 'Sports'. Source
Aug 13 In a press release German TV network ZDF has announced that it will premier "Schwarzach 23 und die Jagd nach dem Mordsfinger" about a Bavarian family of cops on Sat, Oct 22, 2016 at 20:15 Uhr.
Aug 12 A new selfie from Maxi, this time barely recognizable in the make-up chair for "Hindafing": Photo
Aug 11 "Pregau": XXL-Gallery 'Work Photos' & XXL-Gallery 'Still Pictures'. Photos: Petro Domenigg
Aug 10 Set report (with a photo of Maximilian Brückner, producer Rafael Parente and director Boris Kunz) from filming "Welcome to Hindafing" (Willkommen in Hindafing) in small Bavarian town Olching: SZ, Aug 10, 2016
Aug 5 Official press release (with photo) announcing the start of filming the 6-part series "Welcome to Hindafing". Airing in March 2017 on BR TV.
Aug 2 Another selfie from Maxi from the set of "Hindafing": Photo
July 26 Today Maxi has posted a fun selfie at the end of his first day of shooting "Hindafing": Photo
Also, his management has confirmed that filming of the series has began and will last till mid-September.
July 23 Maximilian Brückner is currently filming for the series "Hindafing" (WT), according to the news page of his PR agency.
July 17 Reminder! "Grave Decisions" / "Wer frueher stirbt ist laenger tot" (2006), Bavarian w/English subtitles, directed by Marcus H. Rosenmueller (in which Maxi only has a small role as a sales person in a guitar shop), will screen on Wednesday, July 20th 2016, 7:00pm at the Goethe-Institut Los Angeles, 5750 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 100, Los Angeles CA 90036, United States. Info: (phone) +1 323 5253388 or (email)
No entrance fees. No registration necessary. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
This screening is part of a retrospective film series presenting the opening night features from the past 9 editions of German Currents. More infos.
July 7 34th Filmfest Munich 6/23-7/2/2016: More photos of Maxmilian Brückner at the ARD Degeto 'Get-Together' on 6/24, at the ZDF 'Get-Together' on 6/28 and at the FFF Bayern Empfang on 6/30, which were released at the end of the festival.
July 4 Happy Independence Day to all those in and from the US. Enjoy your 4th of July celebrations!
July 1 Four set photos from the teaser for "Hindafing" (one pictures Maximilian Brückner in a sauna) on the website of the DoP Tim Kuhn. And another set photo taken from Munich newspaper SZ with the byline that the filming of the 6-part series should start this summer. So far no further cast is confirmed.
June 30 Today Maximilian Brückner was one of the guests at the FFF Bayern Reception on the Praterinsel: Photos
Jnue 28 Maximilian Brückner was one of the guests of the Reception of the German network ZDF in the restaurant "H'ugo's" at the Munich Film Festival: Video, photo and own photos
June 26 My pictures from tonight's premiere of the 1st episode of "Pregau" at the 34th Munich Film Festival, in the presence of Maximilian Brückner und much of the cast and crew. The 4 episodes á 90 minutes will air on Austrian TV at the end of this September and on German TV over four consecutive nights over Christmas. The series will be edited into 8 episodes á 45 minutes for the international market.
Three videos from the red carpet - Clip1, Clip2, Clip3 and photos from Addison Foto Presse Agentur, and on the website of MonaFilm
June 25 Yesterday evening Maximilian Brueckner was one of the guests at the ADR Degeto 'Get Together' during the Munich Film Festival 2016 at the Kaisergarten restaurant in Munich, Germany. Small interview (in German) with photo on More photos on and on
June 23 On the occasion of the 34th Munich Film Festival 2016 (#ffmuc16), where on Sunday 6/26 the first episode of "Pregau" will have its premiere, I have again updated Maxi's biography pages in German and in English.
June 17 Again congratulations to "Tannbach - Schicksal eines Dorfes, Teil 1: Der Morgen nach dem Krieg" / "Tannbach - Line Of Separation, Part 1: The Morning After The War" (Germany, Wiedemann & Berg Filmproduktion GmbH & Co. KG), this time on becoming the Golden Nymph Laureate in the category 'TV Long Fiction Program' at the 56ème Competition des Nymphes d'Or | 56th Golden Nymph Awards during the Monte-Carlo Television Festival, 12 to 16 June 2016 in Monaco. #GNA16 All winners.
Due to its success three more episodes that will follow the fate of the Tannbach-villagers from the years 1960 to 1968 will begin filming this fall.
June 14 Congratulations to "Tannbach" / "Line of Separation - The Morning After The War" (Germany, Wiedemann & Berg Television GmbH & Co. KG) on winning the 2016 Rockie Award in the category 'Drama Series' at the Banff World Media Festival in Canada. #BANFF2016 More information and all winners.
June 9 The first trailer for "Pregau" was released today.
June 7 "Pregau"‬, 1st Season, Episode 1 (Pregau - Kein Weg zurück, 1. Staffel, Folge 1):
World premiere at the 34th Filmfest Munich, Section: New German Series, Sunday, 6/26/2016, 8:30pm at HFF Kino 1.
Pregau Valley in Austria, a peaceful small town with a swamp behind it. A policeman (Maximilian Brückner in a vicious cycle of blackmail, extortion and murder. Germany, Austria 2016; Original German version. More infos. Ticket sale begins on June 13.

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German Website Updates: 8/23 "Welcome to Hindafing" /Series (NEW) ; 8/13 "Schwarzach 23 und die Jagd nach dem Mordsfinger" ; 8/11 "Pregau" /Mini-Series ; 7/17 Maxi about Maxi, "Der Brandner Kaspar und das ewig' Leben" - The play on the road ; 6/15 Christian Stückl & the Munich Volkstheater, "Der Brandner Kaspar und das ewig' Leben" - Play ; 6/14 "Tannbach" (Line of Separation) /Mini-Series ; 6/3 "Wer früher stirbt ist länger tot" (Grave Decisions) ; 5/18 "So wia's Leb'n is" (That's how life goes) ; 3/4 Magazines ; 3/1 "Spuren des Bösen - Liebe" (Anatomy of Surrender) ; 2/17 "Schwarzach 23" (Schwarzach and the Hand of Death)

  Page created in April 2010 by EFi ; updated whenever News happen, even if only in Germany.
Latest: 8/25/2016

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