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Hape Kerkeling

Hape Kerkeling was born on December 9, 1964 in Recklinghausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany as Hans Peter Wilhelm Kerkeling. He is an actor and writer, known for Horst Schlämmer - Isch kandidiere! (2009), Die 70er Show (2003) and Let's Dance (2006). See full bio »
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 2011 Das Traumschiff (TV Series)
Clemens Kohl
- New York, Savannah und Salvador de Bahia (2011) ... Clemens Kohl
 2008 Kanal fatal (TV Series)
 2005 Gute Zeiten, schlechte Zeiten (TV Series)
Dietmar Döring
- Episode #1.3215 (2005) ... Dietmar Döring
 2005 Die Traumschiff-Gala (TV Movie)
 2004 Samba in Mettmann
 2003 Lindenstraße (TV Series)
Robert / Moderator
- Heldentum (2003) ... Robert / Moderator
 1999 Tobias and His Lion
Paul Pommes (voice)
 1999 Gisbert (TV Series)
- Klassenfahrt (1999) ... Gisbert
- Therapie (1999) ... Gisbert
- Staatsempfang (1999) ... Gisbert
- Reklame (1999) ... Gisbert
- Supermarkt (1999) ... Gisbert
 1997 Die Oma ist tot (TV Movie)
Lothar Brömmer
 1997 Ein Mann steht seine Frau (TV Series)
- Sekretärin des Jahres (1997) ... TV-Moderator
 1996 Willi und die Windzors (TV Movie)
Willi Bettenberg
 1995 Club Las Piranjas (TV Movie)
Edwin / Flugzeugkapitän / Finnischer Ansager am Flughafen
 1994 Cheese (TV Series)
 1993 Unter einer Decke (TV Series)
 1993 Kein Pardon
Peter Schlönzke / Siggi Schwäbli / Uschi Blum
 1990 Vorwärts
 1989 Total Normal (TV Series)
Siegfried Schwäbli / Diverse
 1989 Großstadtrevier (TV Series)
Hein Merry
- Dame in Not (1989) ... Hein Merry
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Other Works:

Provided the voice of Po in the German dub of Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011). See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Biographical Movies | 1 Print Biography | 1 Article | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Hans Peter Kerkeling | Ripuli

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He speaks German, Spanish, Italian, French, English (also Dutch) and has a talent for imitating languages. See more »

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