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 ~

Sep 16 Maxi was surfing the Eisbachwelle again today. Photo by Stephan Luca and video. He is doing pretty good by now!
Sep 15 Selfie of Maxi, surfing on the Eisbachwelle in Munich's English Garden. Source: Video-Story on his facebook page
Sep 13 Maximilian Brückner and Brigitte Hobmeier, who have worked together at the Munich Volkstheater (2002-05), in the movie "Räuber Kneißl" (2008), and in the upcoming series "Oktoberfest 1900" model fall fashion for the magazine "Focus Style Men", Nr. 3/2020 - supplement to German "Focus Magazin" Nr. 38/20, available on 12.9.2020. Fashion pages "Auf Landpartie mit zwei TV-Stars" with interview, p. 18-32. Video preview, print preview and BTS photos. More photos
Sep 12 #DSP2020 - 9. Deutscher Schauspielpreis: Maximilian Brückner arrives for the Deutscher Schauspielpreis 2020 at the Spindler & Klatt restaurant on September 11, 2020 in Berlin, Germany. He was nominated as an 'Actor in a Comic Role' at the German Actors Awards for his role as Alfons Zischl in "Hindafing", season 2. Unfortunately he didn't win, and I haven't seen the winning actor prior to yesterdays event or can remember his name.
Photos of Maxi on the blue carpet: 1-Getty, 2-Getty, 3-Brauer, 4-Brauer, 5-Brauer, 6-Imago
Sep 9 Maxi was surfing on the Eisbachwelle in Munich's English Garden today. Selfie, and short clip on Instagram and on Facebook.
Sep 8 🍻 🥨 🎡 "Oktoberfest 1900" – The 1-hour Live-Filmtalk as the premiere of "Oktoberfest 1900" with Martina Gedeck, Brigitte Hobmeier, Francis Fulton-Smith, Maximilian Brückner, director Hannu Salonen, producers Till Derenbach of Zeitsprung Pictures and Alexis von Wittgenstein of Violet Pictures, writer Ronny Schalk, and via video from Berlin Misel Maticevic, can be re-watched here.
All episodes and videos of the series are available in the ARD-Mediathek, and from next Tuesday on on ARD TV.
Sep 8 "Das schönste Paar"/"The Most Beautiful Couple" by Sven Taddicken is out in South Korea today. ⁠How exciting! Thank you @challanfilm 🙏 Sources: Beta Cinema and One Two Films on Instagram, 8.9.2020
Trailer in German w/ Korean subtitles
Sep 3 🍻 🥨 🎡 First positive reviews/articles about the upcoming German 6-part series "Oktoberfest 1900" (international title: "Oktoberfest: Beer & Blood"):, Weser-Kurier,, and a great pic of Maximilian Brückner as Anatol Stifter here.
Sep 1 Schwarzach 23 und das mörderische Ich" was yesterday's prime-time winner with 5,04 million viewers. Source: Meedia
Aug 31 🍻 🥨 🎡 The official website for "Oktoberfest 1900" was heavily updated with extended episode guides, set photos and videos, and interview videos with Mercedes Müller, Klaus Steinbacher, Maximilian Brückner, Misel Maticevic, Brigitte Hobmeier and Irina Wanka, and some preview trailers.
The series will have an online premiere on Thu, Sep 8 at 7pm at, with the actors Martina Gedeck, Misel Maticevic, Francis Fulton-Smith, Brigitte Hobmeier and Maximilian Brückner, and its director Hannu Salonen introducing it, which is then followed by all six episodes.
The series will be available internationally thru Netflix from Oct 1 on under the title "Oktoberfest: Beer & Blood": Deceit, betrayal and murder ensue when two powerful family breweries go to war over the world-famous beer festival in early 20th-century Munich.
I have updated my own website for the series "Oktoberfest 1900" accordingly.
Aug 28 Maximilian Brückner „#buddytime 😉 with Stephan Luca“ - Earlier today in the sunshine and on Instagram
Aug 24 The three previous "Schwarzach 23" movies will be re-aired during night time on German TV network ZDF prior to the premier of the 4th movie "Schwarzach 23 und das mörderische Ich" on 8/31 at 8:15pm:
"Schwarzach 23 und die Hand des Todes" (2015) - 8/27 at 3:45am
"Schwarzach 23 und die Jagd nach dem Mordsfinger" (2016) - 8/28 at 3:15am
"Schwarzach 23 und der Schädel des Saatans" (2018) - 9/1 at 3:25am
Aug 22 Maximilian Brückner and Brigitte Hobmeier, who have worked together at the Munich Volkstheater (2002-05), in the movie "Räuber Kneißl" (2008), and in the upcoming series "Oktoberfest 1900" model for the Focus Style Magazine: BTS photos
Aug 20 Maximilian Brückner this afternoon on his moped and on Instagram: „Always on the run #zündapp“
Aug 17 Interview (in German) with Maximilian Brückner about his life during the pandemic, and his projects "Schwarzach 23", "Oktoberfest 1900", "Arctic Circle", "Hindafing" and "Generation Beziehungsunfähig": MSN, 17.8.2020
Aug 15 "Schwarzach 23 und das mörderische Ich" ("Schwarzach 23 and the murderous Me"), the 4th film of the ZDF series "Schwarzach 23", about the Germingers, a Bavarian family of cops, starring Maximilian Brückner in a double role will be the final one. Source with new still.
Airing on German TV network ZDF on Mon Aug, 31 at 8:15pm, available online from Mon Aug 24, at 10am on.
Aug 14 🍻 🥨 🎡 Online version of the publicity magazine for the ARD-series "Oktoberfest 1900", with an episode guide, set stills, interviews with the actors, producers, writers and director.
Aug 13 Maximilian Brückner's pic from noon today on Instagram: „Oldschool #chiemseesummer“
Aug 9 Maximilian Brückner today on Instagram: Photo of him in bathing trunks relaxing in the shadow, and a picture of the cover of the publicity magazine for the ARD-series "Oktoberfest 1900"
Aug 4 🍻 🥨 🎡 Episode guide of the 6-part ARD-series "Oktoberfest 1900" ("Oktoberfest: Blood and Beer" / "Empire Oktoberfest"):
Ep.1 "Die Vision" + Ep.2 "Die Zeichen der Zeit" (Tue 15.9.), Ep.3 "Liebe und Kapital" + Ep.4 "Anstich" (Wed 16.9.), Ep.5 "Aufbruch in ein neues Jahrhundert" + Ep.6 "Das Jüngste Gericht" (Wed 23.9.)
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 murderous 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

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German Website Updates: 9/15 "Oktoberfest 1900" (Oktoberfest: Blood & Beer) ; 9/8 "Das schönste Paar" (The Most Beautiful Couple) ; 9/2 "Schwarzach 23 und das mörderische Ich" (Schwarzach 23 and the murderous Me) ; 8/17 Magazines/Articles ; 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 ; 1/20/2020 BR Filmbrunch 2020

  Page created in April 2010 by EFi ; updated whenever News happen, even if only in Germany.
Latest: Sep 16, 2020