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??

Photos - a project in the making

Maxi and I (in Bavarian)

German Filmball


Links to other sides of Maxi's Life

His Agency/Management

His PR Agency

His official Facebook page

On Instagram - here & here



"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 ~

Dec 31, 2021 🎉🍀🥂🍾🥳 Happy new year to all visitors of this fanpage and fans of Maximilian Brückner! Stay safe - and get vaccinated!
Dec 21 "Generation Beziehungsunfähig" (Commitment Phobia) has made it to #12 of the 'Top 12 German Films 2021' with 156.240 visitors in Germany since opening on July 29. Sources: Inside Kino and FilmNews Bayern, #4, Dec. 2021
Dec 13 Today, distributor Warner Bros. has announced a new opening date for "Wunderschön" (Beautiful): February 3, 2022
Dec 12 "The Conference" (Die Wannseekonferenz) – Press release with interviews and statements from producers, director, writer and actors, and set stills from producing German TV network ZDF.
Airing on Monday, January 24 at 8:15pm both on ZDF and on Austrian TV ORF2, followed at 10:35pm by the documentary "Die Wannseekonferenz - Protokoll des Grauens"
Dec 3 Amid Covid surge, the opening date of "Wunderschön" (Beautiful) has been postponed again today thru distributor Warner Bros. to an as yet undetermined date in the future.😒 Sources: BlickpunktFilm and Screen Daily, 3.12.21
Original opening date was announced for Dec 17, 2020
Nov 30 "Wunderschön" (Beautiful) will open in German and Swiss-German cinemas on Dec 16, and in Austrian cinemas on Dec 17, as planned. But the premiere screening was cancelled due to the rising numbers of Corona infections.
Nov 25 Picture of Maximilian Brückner with his friends Lorenz Hilger from 'Restaurant & Hotel Hirzinger' and Markus Meindl from 'Meindl Fashion' in their shop in Kirchanschöring today. On Instagram
Nov 23 More about the TV movie "Die Wannseekonferenz", with interviews with its director Matti Geschonneck and ZDF's 2021 Emmy winning Director General Thomas Bellut. Source:, 11/22/21
Nov 22 New set stills from "Wunderschön" from distributor Warner Bros. on Instagram today.
Nov 20 The 2nd season of "Arctic Circle" / "Ivalo" will premier on Finnish streaming network Elisa Viihde Viaplay on Dec 19, 2021 - again with Iina Kuustonen and Pihla Viitala in the lead, but without Maximilian Brückner or other German actors, now directed by Juha Lankinen and Jussi Hiltunen. Trailer. Source: Ivalosarja on Instagram, 11/19/21
Topic has pre-bought it for North America. Source: Nordisk Film & TV Fond
Nov 18 German TV network ZDF has announced the air date for "Die Wannseekonferenz" (The Conference): Monday, Jan 24, 2022, at 8:15pm - almost 80 years to the date of the original conference on Jan 20, 1942. Source:, 11/17/21
Nov 14 Two new teasers for "Wunderschön": Teaser 1 / Teaser 2
Nov 13 👏 Congratulations on two awards from the Deutsche Akademie für Fernsehen (German TV Academy) for "Oktoberfest 1900" (Oktoberfest: Beer & Blood): For 'Best Set Design': Benedikt Herforth & Astrid Poeschke, and for 'Best VFX': Patrick Busse, Rolf Mütze, Johanna Bischopink, Dirk Riesenfeld & Christian Laskawi. Winners were announced on Nov 13 in Berlin. All winners
Director Hannu Salonen congratulates on Instagram: Once more Oktoberfest Beer & Blood was able to convince its audience. We won two DAFF-awards (German Academy for TV) for Production Design and Visual Effects. Thanks to Benedikt Herforth, Astrid Poeschke! Thanks to the Lavalabs-team, Rolf Mütze, Patrick Busse, Johanna Bischopink, Dirk Riesenfeld sowie Christian Laskawi! I’m so grateful for having these wonderful people in my team!
Nov 11 "The Conference" (Die Wannseekonferenz) – First poster and set stills, from distributor Global Screen. To be aired on German TV network ZDF in January 2022.
– Dutch poster and lots of official set stills (some with Maximilian Brückner) from Arti Film. Airing on Dutch TV on 24.2.22
– Airing on Portuguese TV on 3.3.22. Source: Cinevisao
Nov 8 Distributor Warner Bros. and producing company Hellinger Doll have released a new trailer for "Wunderschön".
In German and Swiss-German cinemas from Dec 16, and in Austrian cinemas from Dec 17, 2021 on - unless the growing numbers of Corona infections will postpone it again.
Nov 4 Maximilian Brückner can next be seen as 'The Boandlkramer' in the play "Der Brandner Kaspar und das ewig' Leben", directed by Christian Stückl at the Munich Volkstheater on Tue, Dec 21, 19:30h, and on Wed Dec 22, 19:30h.
Oct 30 "Laufen" - Lead actress Anna Schudt: "It's a wrap!" Source: Instagram, 10/29/21
Oct 27 "Laufen" (Running / Jogging) - Some set reports in German, with pictures - but still none of Maximilian Brückner:
Novelist Isabel Bogdan on Instagram, Pressephilipp on Instagram, Hamburger Allgemeine Rundschau
Oct 18 The new Munich Volkstheater opened from 15.-17. October 2021 with three premieres, preceded by a public rehearsal of Christopher Marlowe's "Edward II", directed by Christian Stückl, on Oct 14. Some party pix, 16.10.21
Maximilian Brückner as the 'Boandlkramer' can be seen on Oct 30+31. Tickets for all performances to the end of November are already available: Shop
Oct 13 👏 Congratulations on two Blue Panthers for "Oktoberfest 1900" (Oktoberfest: Beer & Blood) at today's Bavarian TV Awards!
Actor Klaus Steinbacher (as Roman Hoflinger) received the young talent award, and DoP Felix Cramer was awarded for his work as a cameraman. The band Dreiviertelblut performed the series’s theme song "Wos übrig bleibt". All award winners
Due to the ongoing pandemic, the award ceremony took place in a television studio without an audience, but can be seen tonight on BR television from 10 p.m.
Oct 5 "Laufen" (Running / Jogging) is Maximilian Brückner's latest project for German TV network ZDF. The script from Silke Zertz is based on Isabel Bogdan's novel, and is directed by Rainer Kaufmann. Starring: Anna Schudt, Maximilian Brückner, Katharina Wackernagel, Gaby Dohm and Michael Abendroth, also with Kai Schumann, Victoria Trauttmansdorff, Heike Schuch, Dominik Maringer, Simon Kluth, Robin Sondermann, Mira Benser and Max Engelke.Filming in Hamburg started a few days ago and will continue till end of the month. Source, with infos about the story: ZDF press release, 10/4/21
More about the story on the website of the production company Relevant Film

Main Site in German
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German Website Updates: 12/21 "Generation Beziehungsunfähig" (Commitment Phobia) ; 12/13 "Wunderschön", Radio ; 12/12 "Die Wannseekonferenz" (The Conference) ; 11/13 "Oktoberfest 1900" (Oktoberfest: Blood & Beer) ; 10/30 "Laufen" (Running/Jogging) (WT) ; 10/20 "Arctic Circle" / "Ivalo" ; 10/18 About Christian Stückl & the Munich Volkstheater ; 8/1 Advertising ; 7/13 Munich Filmfest 2021 ; 7/7 "Der Brandner Kaspar" - play on the road ; 6/7 "Wer weiss denn sowas?" ; 5/22 "Der Brandner Kaspar und das ewig' Leben" - Play ; 5/20 "Das schönste Paar" (The Most Beautiful Couple), "The Most Beautiful Couple" - Premieres and Reviews ; 5/13 "Kommissarin Lucas - Goldrausch" (Gold Rush) (WT) ; 4/4 "Wolf of Candystreet"

  Page created in April 2010 by EFi ; updated whenever News happen, even if only in Germany.
Latest: Dec 31, 2021