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Markus Lanz

Markus Lanz was born on March 16, 1969 in Bruneck, Italy. He is an actor and producer, known for Wetten, dass..? (1981), Sharknado 5: Global Swarming (2017) and Markus Lanz (2008). He has been married to Angela Gessmann since July 2, 2011. They have one child. See full bio »

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Wetten, dass..? Himself - Host
Sharknado 5: Global Swarming Talk Show Anchor
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 2019 Eichwald, MdB (TV Series)
- Schatten im Blick (2019) ... Moderator
 2019 Pastewka (TV Series)
Markus Lanz
- Herzensdinge (2019) ... Markus Lanz (as himself)
- Ein Engel für alle Fälle (2019) ... Markus Lanz (as himself)
 2017 Sharknado 5: Global Swarming (TV Movie)
Talk Show Anchor
 2012 Switch: Reloaded (TV Series)
- Das große Wetten dass..?-Spezial (2012) ... Putzmann (uncredited)
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I support [smoking prevention advocacy group] "Nichtrauchen ist cool" because my own father died from his nicotine addiction. See more »


Author of "Und plötzlich guckst du bis zum lieben Gott" (lit. for And suddenly you look up to the dear lord, 2007), the biography of Horst Lichter, a prominent German chef. See more »

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